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Dive Review of Ismael Hinojosa in
Mexico (Western)/Cabo Pulmo/La Paz

Ismael Hinojosa: "Wonderful Place to Dive", Sep, 2015,

by cheryl traverse, CA, US ( 2 reports). Report 8750.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over world
Closest Airport cabo san lucas Getting There direct flights from many places

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas no currents
Water Temp 79 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 25 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions there is a 45 minute time limit at the national park and only 3 boats
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments There were lots of photo opps but the boats were small day boats with no facilities. ... 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 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments This dive week was a 10. I hired mayo (Ismael Hinojosa) who lives in Cabo as our private guide. He was born in La Paz and knows everything there is to know about the sea of cortez. We rented a van and he drove us the whole way and hired the dive boats in both places and led all dives. We did 4 days of diving in cabo plumo and 2 days in la paz. Did 13 dives

I am a little of a hotel snob and loved the cabo pulmo r ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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