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ProTec Advanced Training Facility

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After nearly 10 years, my boyfriend decided to advance his training from cavern to cave. I took my... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
Barbara S
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Hi Kim, Alexanda, Long over do Thanks for the experience. Somethings in life happen by chance... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Irving F
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Our ProTec Dive Center in Playa del Carmen offers the highest standards and quality with the most complete diving services available. Our professional staff awaits the opportunity to share the pleasures of Mexico's diving in Sidemount cave diving...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 4 Corner Avenida 30 | Between Avenue 30 and 25, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1168
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

After nearly 10 years, my boyfriend decided to advance his training from cavern to cave. I took my side mounting class with protec in october and found their level of instruction to be very detailed and thorough. I suggested to my boyfriend for us to...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Hi Kim, Alexanda, Long over do Thanks for the experience. Somethings in life happen by chance some by luck and some by strategic planning. Wanting to experience the caverns in and around Tulum was us taking a Chance on something new, the Luck came from...More

Thank Irving F
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

These guys are professionals. Went to The Pitt Cenote solo with private guide John Calfaro who is also a professional photographer and followed that with Dos Ojos and Garden of Eden followed by Tajma Ha the following day. All these guys do is technical cave...More

Thank Sudee M
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We had a great trip to Dos Ojos cenote with Toro! He was very knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable. The trip was great because my girlfriend doesn't dive and they paired us up with another diver and his adult children who were also...More

Thank Jess W
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Did two tanks at the cenotes with John as a guide and he was great. Very knowledgeable and skilled cave diver who made my experience safe and very fun. I will definitely return and dive with John again.

Thank jiri r
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Rob, Protec Playa cave instructor, taught me to be a better diver. Rob had a dedication to detail, fine tuning and explaining aspects of diving that I've never been taught and never thought about before. He and John - intro to cave instructor - were...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing time learning new skills with dedicated and gifted instructors Rob and John! Thanks again guys!

Thank Scott H
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I've done a lot of diving in different countries and in Mexico but had never dived in a cenote. ProTec were recommended to me by a diving instructor and after a few discussions by email, I paid my deposit (via Paypal) for a private trip...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Me, my wife and a friend went diving on September 2015. We are advanced divers but have never dove in Cenotes before. One friend of ours who is a very experienced cave diver referenced Protec for us. We sent them an email around a month...More

Thank Marcelo T
Reviewed February 29, 2016

Had a chance to do another cave trip to Playa, and used Protec Playa agin as the go to dive store. Everything was taken care of and the staff did everything they could to make the trip enjoyable. A special word of thanks to Nelson...More

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