There are a lot of scuba diving operations in the Mexican Caribbean, but not very many of them have been recognized by not one, but numerous dive magazines and organizations. Scuba Mex has. It is also the oldest dive center south of Cancun and has the distinction of not once having an accident with customers.
With this organization, you can choose among over 30 dive sites to visit on a daily basis depending on your skill level and schedule. They even host cenote cave dives. For those in need of some training, you can participate in the Discover Scuba Diving course with Scuba Mex, or advance your learning with a number of courses in PADI, SSI, and all recognized certification agencies.
Dive prices will fluctuate due to a numer of factors, like how many tanks you request, and the amount of equipment you own as well as the time of day your dive takes place and where you visit. Overall, you can expect to spend between $35 and $140(USD).
Instructional rates are as follows:
Scuba Experience: $75(USD).
Resort Course: $75(USD).
PADI or SSI Open Water Certification: $350(USD).
PADI or SSI Advanced Open Water: $200(USD).
Open Water Referral: $250(USD).
Scuba Mex will accept these credit cards: Master Card and Visa.
For more information about diving in the Caribbean, including suggestions and helpful tips for both experienced divers and newcomers to the sport, read our exhaustive guide to scuba diving in the Caribbean.
Scuba Mex is situated 2.6 miles east of La Gloria, a town in Mexico; it's 11 and a half miles (18 and a half kilometers) to the south west of Playa del Carmen.
Location: the Riviera Maya, Mexico
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