>> I'm traveling to Playa and points south with a non-diver friend. In
>> the course of a 10-day trip I'd like to go on 2 or 3 2-tank dives. What
>> site(s) should I not miss? If I want to dive off Cozumel, but am not
>> staying over night on the island, would I do better to (1) go with a
>> dive operator out of Playa; or (2) make it a day trip, take the ferry
>> over to Coz, and dive with an operator located on Coz?
>> Also, where are the best cavern diving and snorkeling sites on the
>> mainland? I''ve heard of many, but am particularly interested in one I
>> heard of that allows extensive penetration of a partially air-filled
>> cave that is part of the "Nahoch Nachich" (sp?) system.
I only made two cenote dives at Dos Ojos, but it was a great
experience. It is south of PDC not too far from the Tulum ruins..
The ferry is cheap and starts early. This may be a current schedule:
Los Mas Rapidos
Water Jet Ferry
Cozumel - Playa del Carmen - Cozumel
Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen - Cozumel
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You may need to check with your desired dive operator to check on
scheduling a dive. Try this site for several:
I cannot give you individual shop policies on payment, C-Card
checking, etc so email them beforehand and arrange something. It may
be that you can get there in the morning, go to a shop and take care
of the details and still make a two - three tank dive the same day.
Email is fast and cheap to verify their requirements and how your