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BOB Underwater Adventure

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average17%
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Apr 24, 2018
“What a BLAST”
Feb 19, 2018
“Amazing Experience: take Dramamine ”
Join us at Aquaworld for this amazing 'Breathing Observation Bubble' activity. Enjoy a Bob and snorkel combo at Chitales reef area where you can witness the reef from both the surface and seabed.
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Aquaworld Marina | Boulevard Kukulcan KM 15. 3, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 689 1013
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 28, 2012

My brother-in-law and I booked the B.O.B. Advenure through the travel agents at our resort, the Park Royal. They gave us a 10% discount, costing about $68 USD per person, and a $7 USD port fee you pay at the marina. When we got there,...More

5  Thank JustinF978
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed April 28, 2013

Would NEVER do this or recommend to anyone. Biggest problem is that everything is distorted underwater by the BOB helmet. Everything looks to be about 25% of actual size. It really plays havoc with your brain (and stomach). If you don't buy the CD and...More

7  Thank Lori M
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

This was a fun adventure. I definitely recommend this to those who are not claustrophobic and without fear of the water. The guides were so much fun and very patient with the entire group.

2  Thank Krichins
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

I inquired about BOB Adventure via their website and completed the entire transaction through live chat. I saved an additional 10% by using the WhatApp. The day my husband and I originally wanted to book the adventure, it was closed due to weather conditions. So...More

3  Thank D G
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

This review had nothing to do with the guide's on this trip. They were absolutely phenomenal with all of us especially me and my wife. The boat ride is 50 minutes to the area not 15 minutes like the site says. And the scooters themselves...More

Thank Mbobbym1
Reviewed September 21, 2017

B.O.B. (Breathing Observation Bubble) is a scooter you ride on the bottom of the Caribbean! You are taken by boat into turquoise waters to a reef to explore. Our diving guide led us thru an undersea wonderland. Giant sea turtles, urchins, spider starfish, and a...More

Thank Belinda F
Reviewed January 18, 2017

I have to say I was skeptical when my husband wanted to do this "underwater scooter" thing. It ended up being AMAZING! We got to see some sea turtles up close and our guide even let us touch one. We were surrounded by colorful fish!...More

Thank hannahmariejones
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

I'd done a helmet dive in Saint Thomas and was hoping the experience on the BOB would be similar. Not quite. The ride out in the speedboat was fantastic. Beautiful scenery, great boat pilot. Very very pleasant experience. Was thinking this was well worth the...More

3  Thank jcreason
Reviewed July 24, 2016

My wife and I are both certified divers, and one of the reasons we decided to try this was simply because it is one of only two things that Aquaworld offers that we haven't done. Our expectation levels were quite low, since we have spent...More

5  Thank Thomas W
Aquaworld1, Manager at BOB Underwater Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2016

Hi 'ThomasW_2010' thank you so much for taking the time to post your review with so much detail. As you say this is great option that is similar to diving but also very different! All of your tips are great and we're sure it will...More

Reviewed July 18, 2016

Crew was incredible, friendly and helpful, actual BOB, not so much. Its very uncomfortable on your ears. If you are claustrophobic DONT DO. Reef is not all that. Couple of fish here and there. It's mostly a photo session. I don't' blame the crew for...More

1  Thank A T
Aquaworld1, Manager at BOB Underwater Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2016

Hi A T, we appreciate your feedback, we have found that we receive mixed reviews because of our guests suffering from claustrophobia or motion sickness and others who love every second of the activity. We're working on improving the tour where possible and understand that...More

Reviewed July 13, 2016

My husband and I went on this excursion we booked through our resort so we didn't have much info on it before we went for it. We didn't realize there was a 30 minute boat ride to get to the main boat with all the...More

Thank Adele L
Aquaworld1, Manager at BOB Underwater Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2016

Hi Adele, we appreciate your feedback and sorry you got so sick. We invite you to contact us prior to your next trip so that we can suggest some activities that might be better for you taking into consideration that you suffer from motion sickness....More

Reviewed June 2, 2016

It was an interesting first time experience, but the guides spent most of our underwater time placing us in grouping of our parties and taking our pictures in the B.O.B. units. Also the area of the reef they use was very bare of colorful growth;...More

1  Thank GPBNY
Aquaworld1, Manager at BOB Underwater Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2016

Hi 'GPBNY' I'm sorry you had such a poor experience, your comments have been noted and if you would like to contact us directly here then we would be glad to put this right for you on your next visit. We are aware that the...More

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March 10, 2016|
Response from Ebusiness M | Property representative |
Hi, it is actually recommendable to know how to swim to take the BOB as well. For safety reasons it's necessary to have some swimming ability. I would recommend the Sub See Explorer for non swimmers.
February 23, 2015|
Response from Ebusiness M | Property representative |
Good morning, this activity is offered by Aquaworld in Cancun, perhaps your question was aimed at another place, a hotel maybe?