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XTC Dive Center

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XTC Dive Center is located within the Xcalak Reef National Marine Park, a strictly protected region of the Meso-american Barrier Reef system. The area boasts some of the most breathtaking dive sites on the Yucatan peninsula and offers visitors an...more
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Postal 21, Xcalak 77000, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

More great diving this trip, plus all the many wonderful lunch special creations by Dalmain. I met some awesome people from Switzerland, Russia, Mexico City, L.A., St. Louis, Colorado, Calgary, Austin, Nice, Perth, Holland, Chile, Veracruz and Mahahual. XTC is the place to go for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tedujam
Reviewed yesterday

I stayed in Xcalak for 10 days this trip and had some great dives. Really enjoyed the lion fish hunts with Konrad and Tess. The new head DMIs, Alex (Chile) and Meyra (Holland) were great too. We had a fun Chinchorro trip and I finally...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank shaggyhorn34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The long way to go there was totally worth it. Nice and cosy place to stay with a good restaurant. Everyone was superfriendly and we instantly felt welcomed. Learning how to dive was fun and completely relaxed since we were the only beginners there :)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jasmin Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gallo was a top-notch guide and the reef was stunning! I would definitely recommend anyone visiting Scalak to take a trip with XTC.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank repetert
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This off the beaten path dive resort had everything we needed for an amazing dive trip - gorgeous beaches, a great restaurant and hospitality center, beautiful clean rooms, a sense of privacy and being away from the crowds, but most importantly a great dive staff...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brien O
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This is a world class dive center. Super neat, orderly, good atmosphere, great staff, restarurant, hamocs... everything is just perfect. It has everything going on for it. Would definitely visit again :)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diego S
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Staff was very accommodating and took care of my gear from day to day, diving was very good, WiFi available in between dives.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Melissa A
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I recently took a trip to Mexico to dive with these guys and experience the Crocodile trip in Chinchorro - it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life, I loved it! The diving was fantastic on the reef too, I couldn't have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KohTaoElaine
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I had a real blast diving with XTC! I got awesome crocodile close ups, super friendly nurse sharks and amazing corals at Banco Chinchorro, and almost mystical encounters with manatees, huge schools of tarpons and beautiful swim throughs at Xcalak. Dive guides Ernesto and Auden...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sze Wei K
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

I recently went on a trip with Yucatán Dive Trek (booked through Dive Ninjas, a company based out of Cabo) for a week in August 2018 and had a blast! It was a thoughtful itinerary, with a good mix of different types of diving (ocean,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
better to hire a boat