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Dive Review of Under the Jungle/Casa Paraiso in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Diving Cenotes in Yucatan peni

Under the Jungle/Casa Paraiso: "Run Dark, Run Silent, Run Deep Diving Under the Jungle Cenotes Diving", Dec, 2016,

by Pejman Khosropour, CA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 9448 has 3 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Australia Coral Sea, West Cost Australia (exmouth), all over Caribbean, Florida, California
Closest Airport Cancun Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 70 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Cenotes Diving is not a ideal environment for Photography due to Restriction, lack of light and how easy it is stir up slit. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 2 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Take a man with over 1000 dives..He has dived Caribbean waters so much that he knows every fish personally. When a dive master or boat operators asks him what he would like to see, he responses enthusiastically how about giant squid fighting a sperm whale as he beams proudly! Though the response is always met with chuckles, snorts or simply a blank stares; and of course my personal favorite..." That is frightfully very specific request". Ironically he is not kidding, because that is the only thing that will get him to drop his jaws and swallow some sea water.

Take that said person put him on the couch as he is flipping through psycho kitties video on youtube, when the said man's wife barges through the door clutching a yellow piece of pamphlet jumping up and down muttering that the dive Shop is organizing a dive trip for cavern diving...can we go please please please!

You have to understand something about the said man, he is 6 foot 8 inches (2.05 meters for our metric friends) and somewhat claustrophobic. So diving caverns or caves are listed way way down on his list of ten thousands things to do before you die, right down the item 999, right before poking yourself in the eyeball. But the said man knows happy and grateful wife means a happy and a very grateful husband, so with some very skillful camouflage rolling eyes he agrees.

Fast forward few months later and we find ourselves on the plane leaving San Francisco with a direct flight to ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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