Easy access to the second largest barrier reef in the world makes Xpu Ha a great destination for scuba divers. There are a small number of dive sites in the town that specialize in open water drift diving, allowing visitors to both train and experience the beauty of the underwater world during their Caribbean getaway.
You'll find 3 dive services and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from.
If you're ready to go diving, you can check with Bahia Divers. The Discovery Scuba Diving program is a morning-long program that will introduce you to a world below the water. The instructors are multilingual and very personable and will train you to be able to safety dive the crystal clear, shallow waters in the Mexican Caribbean. They are located in the heart of Xpu Ha.
A second option is Dressel Divers Puerto Aventuras. In addition to offering ocean dives, there are many freshwater caverns that divers can explore in Pureto Aventuras. Cenotes (Caven) Diving Excursions and Cozumel Diving Excursions are offered every day except Sundays. You can call them at (+34) 963 561 496.
Take a minute to read the table below for a list of the area's dive operators.
|(984) 802-8323||2.8 mi. South West of Central Xpu Ha|
|Bahia Divers||(984) 116-4963||Central Xpu Ha|
|Dressel Divers Puerto Aventuras||(+34) 963 561 496||1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Xpu Ha|
The table just below offers some information concerning some of the area's major dive sites.
|Fair||Open Water / CMAS *||54.1||20.4917333333||-87.25825|
|Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||59.1||20.4833833333||-87.2772|
|Good||Open Water / CMAS *||44.9||20.49925||-87.2602833333|
|Very Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||131.2||20.4823||-87.2367166667|
|Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||98.4||20.4690333333||-87.2486166667|
For more information concerning snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read this exhaustive Caribbean diving article.
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