Scuba Diving in Mahahual - Costa Maya

Discover the abundant marine life that Mahahual - Costa Maya offers

Mahahual / Costa Maya is part of the central section of the Mesoamerican reef, the second largest in the world, characterized by its abundant marine life and healthy coral colonies. Mahahual was originally a fishing village until 20 years ago when tourism began to develop in a unique model since the town is very small, its beaches many of them still virgin, excellent geographical characteristics, distanced from large cities and the natural environment they offer the opportunity to their reefs, jungles and beaches to preserve their ecosystems in ways that only in a few places can be seen and lived

Dive Sites

Faro Viejo

Groups of small colonies of corals in sections no more than 3 meters high, surrounded by sand where moderate to medium currents generally occur, known for its abundant marine life, coral health, large cover of invertebrate coral, different species of sponges and the opportunity to spot pelagic species such as the Nurse shark, eagle rays, among others.

Icon Types of Diving Types of Diving

  • Drift Diving

  • Deep Side mount Diving

Map Faro Viejo in Mahahual

Escalones, Dos ojos y 40 cañones

Wall-type formation with a platform 15 meters wide on average at 13 meters deep and a change in slope of approximately 80 ° to a depth of up to 40 meters, with some formations of canyons or reef gullies. The health of the coral and amplitude makes it home to many characteristic species of tropical fish, in addition to the fact that it is common to see the 3 types of Caribbean turtles, (Carey, Green and Loggerhead)

Icon Types of Diving Types of Diving

  • Multilevel Diving

  • Deep Diving

  • Nitrox Diving

  • Side mount and Decompression Diving

Map Escalones, Dos ojos and 40 cañones in Mahahual

Punta Tam, Connie’s Office, Balam kuh

Large mountains of coral parallel to each other and intricate formations ranging from 12 meters deep to 30 meters in its deepest parts. The size of the formations, canyons, passages, labyrinths and structures make them the sites with the greatest development and structural size.

Icon Types of Diving Types of Diving

  • Multilevel Diving

  • Deep Diving

  • Nitrox

  • Side mount

  • Decompression Diving

Map Escalones, Punta Tam, Connie’s Office and Balam kuh in Mahahual

Option 1, 2, 3 Tanks

1 tank - $65 USD
2 tanks - $95 USD
3 tanks - $115 USD
Duration: 2, 4, 6 hours

What is included?

- 1, 2 or 3 dives according to selection
- Fruit, water and sweet bread at the surface interval in the dive shop
- Dive Master for maximum groups of 6 divers for each guide
- Round trip by boat
- 80 cc aluminum tanks. / 12 liters
- Weights

Extra services available

Private guide

$50 USD

Rental Diving equipment

$25 USD

(BCD, regulator, neoprene, fins and Mask)

Computer rental

$10 USD

Photographic Service

$60 USD

(Photo and video taken by a cameraman and edited)


$15 USD per tank

(Confirmation 24 hours before the dive)

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