Take a look into the two different dives involved on this beautiful dives. Choose between the different Cavern dives and Cave dives options we have for you.
The Yucatan Peninsula is a huge limestone platform where fresh wáter runs like rivers through underground cave systems. Part of this collapsed sites where after the last ice age more than 10,000 years ago, creating sinkholes called CENOTES, derived from the Mayan word “Dzonot” which means sacred well and were considered the entrance to the mythical underworld by the ancient Mayas.
Cenote diving in Mexico is one of the best scuba experiences you can have anywhere in the world. You might not see as much life, but the underground formations, the sunbeam lights are astounding. Cenotes usually offer perfect dive conditions such as crystal clear water , almost current free and the best visibility you could ever imagine to appreciate the beauty that it has to offer.
Cenotes usually offer perfect dive conditions
His crystal clear water, almost current free and the best visibility you could ever imagine to appreciate the beauty that it has to offer
Cavern dives (Cenote diving) To dive the natural daylight zone or cavern zone no special dive gear or training is needed besides a dive light, Open water diver certification and our guide.
Cave dives : If you like to dive into the dark zone or cave zone then you need special dive equipment and Cave diver training that starts with the Intro to cave diver level and finish with the full cave diver level. (We can give you this courses).
Even until today, nobody knows exactly how long this cave systems are (and that is the beauty of it). This are some thinks you will find on this dives. No matter are cavern or cave dives
Halocline is the precise layer where the fresh water and the salt wáter are meeting. If you stay above it you will have the feeling to literally fly over a river or a lake.
Sulfur cloud is a layer of Hydrogen Sulfide, which is formed by the bacterial decomposition of organic material that has fallen into the Cenote. A feeling to fly in the sky and play with the clouds.
Stalactite comes from the Greek stalasso,”to drip” and are mineral formations inside this places . It is an icicle-shaped formation that hangs from the ceiling of a cave and is produced by precipitation of minerals from water dripping through the cave ceiling. Most stalactites have pointed tips Stalagmites are the ground-up counterparts of stalactites
Find your perfect dive spot
Choose between the different Cavern dives and Cave dives options we have for you.