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PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen

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    What to Expect
    Make your way to the Riu Yucatan Hotel to begin your tour. Prepare for your ocean dive with a scuba theory class and a shallow pool dive with a PADI-certified instructor. Spend just enough time getting acquainted with the equipment and feeling comfortable in the water. 

    Then, board a diving boat and head out on the Riviera Maya, known for its population of tropical fish, octopi, sea anemones, turtles, and more. Dive down to a maximum depth of 36 feet (12 meters), with an instructor on board the whole time.

    At the end of your dive, return to shore, enjoying the clear view of the coastline along the way.
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    Departure Point
    Scubacaribe - Riu Yucatan Hotel, Avenida Xaman-ha Mz 3 Lote 1, Condominio Playacar, Playacar, Playa del Carmen, Playacar, 77710 Quintana Roo, Q.R., Mexico
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

    1/1/2019 - 12/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 1 theory session
    • 1 pool session
    • 1 open water boat dive in Riviera Maya
    • Full scuba diving equipment
    • Supervision of professional PADI Instructor
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Minimum age is 10 years
    • Diving within 48 hours of flying is not recommended. All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving. Before purchase, please check PADI Medical Statement (1st page)-> goo.gl/RtDT1M
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We recently returned from Playa del Carman and had a wonderful diving experience with Scuba Caribe. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Our dive instructor,Javier, was very knowledgeable. While diving he pointed out lots of sea life such as seahorses and moray eels that we
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    Response from SC_RS_Worldwide, Community Manager at PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi 708lois, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. ScubaCaribe is a place where the genuine care and comfort of our guests is our highest priority. We hope to welcome you again in the near future. Warmest regards, Your ScubaCaribe Team
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    Wow!!! Me and my partner had the discovery diving experience today with Loth, we enjoyed every minute. What a professional service from all staff involved. We felt at ease immediately around Loth and the team, information was extremely well presented and we instantly knew we
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    Wow! What can I say apart from I am never going to forget this experience. Myself, husband and two children aged 16 & 12 years, fancied giving scuba diving a go after a few free trials in the hotel pool. All four of us signed up to a Scruba Caribe PADI course. We were just a
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    Response from SC_RS_Worldwide, Community Manager at PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen
    Responded 28 Aug. 2019
    Hi Dharvey37, Thank you for your great feedback. Our ScubaCaribe crew is thrilled to welcome you every time, and we will be looking forward to continuing creating beautiful memories with you. Warmest regards, Your ScubaCaribe Team
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    Great first experience with scuba diving. I was really nervous but the instructor was great and really patient with me. Had an amazing experience! Instructor was Loth Miranda.
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    Response from SC_RS_Worldwide, Community Manager at PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen
    Responded 25 Aug. 2019
    Hi SBJ1234321, Thank you very much for your feedback! We are happy to learn that you were satisfied with our services. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again at any of our destinations in the near future. Warmest regards, Your ScubaCaribe Team
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    This is my 9 time doing discover scuba diving, I've been lucky enough to have done it in quite a few places around the world , this by far was the worst I put it down to the instructor as I've been out with quiet a few before I have a fair idea of what's good one should do. I
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    Response from Reservation M, Manager at PADI Discover Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen
    Responded 18 Jul. 2019
    Dear PhilipK, Thank you very much for your comments. Our team is eager to provide their guests with the best service, hence, we apologize if we did not meet your expectations on this trip. Please PM us your email address for further details and follow up with the concerned department. Warmest regards, Your ScubaCaribe Team
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    By: ScubaCaribe
    835 reviews
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    TimS650
    Whitstable, United Kingdom
    1113
    Ok with a few points of note
    As a PADI Master Instructor I tend to be over critical of other dive operations but feel it's of benefit to all to
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    pamela1977
    Ajax, Canada
    114
    Not worth the price
    We booked this because of the snorkeling however it was cancelled and we were not informed ahead of time.
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    ApplePieBoy
    Hartlepool, United Kingdom
    7966
    Getting it back together again!
    I was staying at the RIU Palace Riviera Maya in January 2020 and decided to reactivate my Advanced Open Water
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    Mattjamestopp
    11
    Diving the Cenote with Pedro Ambrosi
    We were taken on our first dives of the Cenote by Pedro Ambrosi who was an excellent dive instructor. He was clear
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    Livingthedreamsnow
    23
    Excellent fun packed trip to Tulum
    Booked with Erik at the Riu Yucatan. Great experience and would book again. Picked up on time by fabulous guide
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    Anita M
    454
    Tajmaha cenote
    Today I went to the Tajmaha cenote to dive. First time cenote so little bit nervous. My diveguide was Pedro
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    Y7181REkiml
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    97
    Good trip but long jam packed day!
    Started the day at tulum ruins, which was good. We then took the bus to the beach and got a boat out to do some
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    Y7181REkiml
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    97
    Amazing day trip
    Loved our day trip to Isla Mujeres, from the minute we got onto the boat we was greeted with excellent service!
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    JhonnyLuca_17
    London, United Kingdom
    26
    Great experience
    I recently used the ScubaCaribe dive centre by the Riu Yucatan hotel for my PADI advance open water course and
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    Sammii S
    23
    Tulum Expedition
    Great day, visited the Tulum Ruins, snorkelled the coral reefs and found turtles and stingrays, lunch at the
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    Chr1s869
    Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
    94
    Scuba
    Top service from start to finish. On arrival at the dive centre by we were greeted by Lorena, nothing was to much
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    708lois
    Louisville, Kentucky
    54
    The folks at Scuba Caribe are awesome!
    We recently returned from Playa del Carman and had a wonderful diving experience with Scuba Caribe. Everyone was
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    Jeenyus1709
    Zaandijk
    116
    Great experience!
    Thanks to everybody at ScubaCaribe! Everybody there was really friendly and professional. Javier was assigned to
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    ayshaandlil
    New Forest, United Kingdom
    61
    ScubaCaribe is great!!!
    Scuba Caribe is great!!! 🧜‍♀️ A massive thank you to Katy, Javier, Loth and the other lovely people at Scuba
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    Viktoria Erika Ö
    10
    Dykning playa del Carmen
    booked my education with scuba caribbean in playa del carmen, got fantastic service and great help, my dive
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