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Dive Review of Aqua Safari/Cozumel Palace in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Aqua Safari/Cozumel Palace: "Sea Life Extravaganza", Aug, 2015,

by John Caro, VA, US ( 1 report). Report 8583.

No photos available at this time

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations 3 stars Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude 4 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 3 stars
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ 3 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments Sea Life everywhere my wife and son went. Turtles, Sharks, Squid, anemone shrimp,and all the rest of the amazing fish and coral. Couldn't have had a more amazing 1st Dive trip. Great Dive Master ask for Gabriel.

Unfortunately we found a dead snorkeler floating face down near one of the dive sites. She probably had a heart attack as she had snorkel and mask still on. It took an hour or more for the authorities to get the body from us.

Will definitely go back,but won't stay at the palace. The all inclusive thing is really too expensive unless you drink all night every night. Food was ok not great and the bonus points program sucks(read the fine print if you decide to go there)

Also we used aqua safari's photographer. She was great very energetic. Check out pictures at
[ link]
Websites Aqua Safari   Cozumel Palace

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 0-25 dives
Where else diving ponds and pools
Closest Airport Cozumel Intl Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 70-74°F / 21-23°C Wetsuit Thickness 6
Water Visibility 35-120 Ft/ 11-37 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions we let divemaster set all none stop diving, 2 dives a day
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 3 stars

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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