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Dive Review of Aldora Divers in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Isla Mujeres

Aldora Divers: "Amazing Whale Shark experience", Jul, 2018,

by Cynthia Cook Boling , TX, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 9 reports with 6 Helpful votes). Report 10504 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Caymans, Bonaire, Turks Caicos, Honduras, Costa Rica, Cozumel, Belize, Jamaica, DR
Closest Airport Cancan Getting There Easy flight from Dallas/FTWorth to Cancun then transport to ferry.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 78 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 65 to 90 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions Number of people in the water restricted to two with guide
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available?

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments As most would already know, the whale shark experience is not a scuba diving experience - strictly snorkel BUT certainly worthy of a review in Undercurrent. Howard Kaiser, another U/C reader turned Mark and me on to this experience. We went out with Rafael de la Parra, a marine biologist who specializes in Whale Sharks. His sons started Cancun Xtreme as his "excursion" website but it is best to call - Rafael doesn't look at the website much. We arrived on July 11 and it was certainly a peak time for the Whale Sharks. We chartered Rafael ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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