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Address: Cozumel, Mexico
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Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the...

Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the experience) to brave the fierce currents at this diving site.

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Cozumel Snorkeling Tour: Palancar, Columbia and Cielo Reefs
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Caribbean Combo - Sailing, Snorkeling and Sunset

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Great diving!

All the diving in Cozumel is really great. We saw Turtles, Lobster, huge crabs, nurse shark and eels just to name a few!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Susan P
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State College, Pennsylvania, United States
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State College, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All the diving in Cozumel is really great. We saw Turtles, Lobster, huge crabs, nurse shark and eels just to name a few!

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been diving all over the Caribbean and although there are some better places to dive, Cozumel is the best bang for your buck, hands down. You will not be disappointed. The water is warm, dive sites are close to most of the resorts and plenty of sea life to satisfy any level of diver. Can't wait to go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow - this was an incredible expereince. Upon arrival we were the only people on the beach, and our host had explained how to snorkel out to the reef. We swam out around 100m until we reached it, and the gently swam along it, observing the most beautiful purple and yellow corals, and some very exotic look fish. The snorkel... More 

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Thank Joe S
Cedar Rapids, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Use your vacation person at your resort (we used Delta Vacations and worked with Israel, who was wonderful). STAY OFF THE DIVER BOATS if you are snorkeling, and instead take a snorkeling only boat. Will run you around $50 US plus the $3 park fee.

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Crystal clear water, beautiful reef, lots of sea life. Saw a small spotted eel, electric ray, barracuda, and a nurse shark. Great place for <40 foot dives! Snorkeling is good here too. Dressel Divers took us here, and we highly recommend them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Columbia reef is another reef full of color and a ton of fish and wild life from the very small to the very large.

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Grand Prairie, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Columbia reef with Mystic Snorkel, Cuchi. This reef was so beautiful- Lots of fish, coral, and star fish.

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Thomasville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my favorite dive. The day we went there was no current so it was a very relaxing, leisurely dive. So much to see! Several cave areas to go thru.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many reefs in Cozumel, this one is just as beautiful. So much sea life to see. Make sure to have an underwater camera to catch all your moments.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apple vacations helped us to take this tour. It was beautiful and everything they told us and more and the employees running the boat were helpful, knowledgeable and easy to be with.

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