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Address: underwater at Zihuatanejo Bay | Las Gatas Beach, Zihuatanejo, Mexico

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very cool to dive to!

catamaran over and see this with a quick dive under 6" feet of water or snorkel - a very special attraction! Tap his head for good luck!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
LisaBMartin
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Indianola, Washington, United States

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Indianola, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

catamaran over and see this with a quick dive under 6" feet of water or snorkel - a very special attraction! Tap his head for good luck!

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Thank LisaBMartin
Ottawa, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

The water is full of fish. Mostly clear, no coral. go in off the pier or wear water shoes. Rocks are covered with sea urchins.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

This is a pretty awesome feature of Las Gatas beach. This Jesus statue is just outside of the usual swimming/snorkel area. There is/used to be a buoy attached to it to help you find it. Now you can usually just find tour groups hovering around it with their paddle board. Swim down and with good enough clarity, you can see... More 

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Thank Scott W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Playa Las Gatas is a true Mexican experience. Your can only get there by walking a rocky path or taking the water taxi from town. The snorkleing is wonderful

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Tacoma, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Snorkeling is not awesome so don't pay for a tour. We just rented a boogie board, had our own snorkeling gear and the lady pointed out to where the statue was. easy to spot, as tons of tours in that area, has a 2 rope attached to buoy and you can pull yourself down to look at it but many... More 

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Hayward ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

You should be a good swimmer as this is rather a long swim from the beach or pier. The clear water makes it visable and it is a very nice photo op.

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1 Thank BooblaJean
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Jesus statue beneath the water is excellent snorkeling. Little fish surround you and once out of the water a cool beer is literally steps away.

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Thank Darren H
Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This was fun but water is cloudy so hard to see. Statue is BIG! It was very easy to get to and only about three feet down.

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westbank
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Fantastic awesome experience 100 pesos well spent . Rocks a real hazard beware. When can I go back? Rent equipment and guide from first stall after getting off water taxi. Which is an experience in its self. No need to take hotel excursion. Safe and lots of fun.

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Cary, Illinois
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This seems to be nothing more than a concrete statue that was intentionally sunk for tourists and has no color to it or anything else I would say is special.

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