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“Swimming with turtles”
Review of Columbia Reef

Columbia Reef
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Cozumel Snorkeling Tour: Palancar, Columbia and Cielo Reefs
Ranked #5 of 158 things to do in Cozumel
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the experience) to brave the fierce currents at this diving site.
Reigate, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Swimming with turtles”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

What a great experience to snorkel in a warm sea and watch turtles lazily feeding and occasionally breaking the surface to breathe. What beautiful animals. We must look after them and their habitat at all costs.

Visited October 2013
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Kelso, Washington
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Scua diving”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Great diving the drift dives are the best. Palancar Park is great. Cozumel is the world's best diving

Visited October 2013
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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“diving”
Reviewed September 30, 2013

Diving this site is very nice good chance to spot turtle ray and much more. Not far from sabor and Secrets Aura.Glassbottom boat wil bring none swimmer to see the site. Most the time ocean is very nice water very clear . Ask Victor diver instructor at Sabor secrets Aura hotel to help you

Visited November 2012
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Brazil
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91 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Great dive”
Reviewed September 21, 2013

Dived with Sergio and this a nice coral reef with lots of macro life. Not many big fishes but a lot of the small colors ones.

Visited May 2013
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Kissimmee, Florida
1 review
“Snorking the Reef”
Reviewed September 4, 2013

We took a boat out snorkeling to the Reef .was very excited to see what was under the water.swam with a turtle ,saw a manta ray,a yellow lobster,sand shark,got to hold a sea cucmber,star fish.water was refreshing,had lunch on the boat ,couple of beerswas good to go.

Visited February 2013
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