Posted on February 28, 2020
Scuba Diving Adventure In Mexico
The variety of waters, lagoons, and rivers of Mexico makes it the ideal diving destination. Along the coastlines of the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific Ocean, there are many old shipwrecks to be explored. For coral reefs the Parque Marino Nacional Arrecifes de Cozumel is perfect. This ecological sanctuary in the Caribbean Sea forms part of the second-largest coral reef system in the world.
Many different types of marine life can be seen in the Sea of Cortez, referred to as 'the aquarium of the world' by the famous oceanographer Jacques Cousteau. You can also navigate to this website to look for the best and adventurous places for scuba diving in Mexico and enjoy the warm, crystal clear water.
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Dives are available in the marshes in the middle of the desert, while in the Yucatan Peninsula region, which has 60,000 meters of subterranean tunnels, you can dive in caverns and underground rivers. Acapulco is ideal for scuba diving, snorkeling and cave diving. Banderas Bay is one of Mexico's most favorite diving destinations.
During the summer visibility in the water is between 78 to 130 feet and temperatures between 27C and 30C, making it the best time of the year to dive. Cancun, on the Yucatan Peninsula, is ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling. Cozumel's National Reef Marine offers 25 reefs where you can scuba dive and is also a good spot for novice divers.
Huatulco offers coral reefs and sunken shipwrecks to explore. Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo has more than 30 diving spots where you can see dolphins, octopus, manta rays, moray eels, and frogfish. Los Cabos is ideal for all levels of divers. Here you will see coral reefs, shipwrecks, underwater canyons, manta rays, whale sharks, marine turtles, and sea lions.