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Address: underwater at Zihuatanejo Bay | Las Gatas Beach, Zihuatanejo, Mexico

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I was there during Mexicsn vacation time and everything was very busy! You can pay the beach hucksters 50 pesos to take you out-they load a bunch of people together hanging on to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2016
Lori G
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Kingston, Canada

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westbank
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Fantastic awesome experience 100 pesos well spent . Rocks a real hazard beware. When can I go back? Rent equipment and guide from first stall after getting off water taxi. Which is an experience in its self. No need to take hotel excursion. Safe and lots of fun.

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Cary, Illinois
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This seems to be nothing more than a concrete statue that was intentionally sunk for tourists and has no color to it or anything else I would say is special.

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Kingston, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

I was there during Mexicsn vacation time and everything was very busy! You can pay the beach hucksters 50 pesos to take you out-they load a bunch of people together hanging on to a surf board and swim them out together. Or you can ask anyone where Jesus is-there is generally a boat or two hanging out there to mark... More 

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Thank Lori G
Sylvan Lake, Canada
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Attended Las Gatas beach and had to swim out to see Jesus. This is normally a free visit, but do to the Easter Holiday, some enterprising Mexicans decided to charge 100 pesos per person with snorkel gear and life jackets included. Statue has a rope attached so once on location, you can pull yourself down the 8 feet or so... More 

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Thank TerriRick
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

This was a lot of fun to visit. There is a rope to help you get down if you're uncomfortable diving down. I wouldn't go on a snorkeling trip just to see this, but it was a cool addition to our snorkeling trip.

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Thank Meagan N
Mukwonago, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

You can snorkel out from LAS GATAS BEACH to see this 400 year old statue in the bay...Easy swim for most people. WELL WORTH IT.

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Thank MuktownMark
Manama
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

water visibility too low to see top of head. Heard that when water visibility is good its a wonderful view.

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Thank loisart
Red Deer, Canada
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

This underwater statue makes for a 'destination' while snorkeling at Las Gatas beach. Depending on water clarity, it is fun to see.

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