Transcendental Tulum

Scuba diving Tulum, Mexico

Go beyond the ordinary into the transcendental as you explore and dive in Tulum. Splash yourself awake in freshwater cenotes, or descend into the crystal ocean depths. Rapture over the Mayan ruins, and relish the many restaurants. Levitate into spectacular views over the Caribbean Sea from 12-metre cliffs on the East Coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from fabulous accommodation options.

Location by Agua Clara Diving Tulum

Packages at this location

Sian Ka´an Biosphere & Punta Allen Scuba diving

Go crazy with crocodiles – dally with dolphins – travel with turtles and feel the buzz of birds. The Sian Ka’an Biosphere offers you the opportunity to get up and close to this unique pristine estuarine ecology. Go wild in this UNESCO world heritage site – with access to startling wildlife and world-class archaeological ruins. Explore by both vehicle and boat with an amazing snorkel and swim on the reef, right off the beach, and a fabulous buffet lunch.

  • entrance fees

  • equipment rental

  • Transportation from the shop (or hotel if in Tulum beach area)

  • Buffet Lunch

Be spoilt for choice as you find accommodation in Tulum. Choose from luxurious beachside resorts to roadside hotels. With plenty of options for all budgets and tastes.

Day 1 Sian Ka’an Biosphere
Enjoy a drive with incredible views of the sea and the lagoons in this UNESCO national park, then take a boat ride to see exotic wildlife. Snorkel and swim in the reef, right off the beach. Have lunch in view of the fishing village of Punta Allen.

All year round. Recommended on Fridays

Sensational Ecosystem Snorkelling Scuba diving

Stroke and kick your way into adventure as you explore the amazing underwater ecosystems of Tulum. Choose 3 options from a list of the best cenote and reef diving around Tulum. From extraordinary natural aquariums to mystical waters – trapeze with turtles and frolic with fish as you find transcendence in the watery kingdoms of Tulum.

  • entrance fees

  • equipment rental

  • Transportation from the shop to the snorkelling site

  • lunch provided

Be spoilt for choice as you find accommodation in Tulum. Choose from luxurious beachside resorts to roadside hotels. With plenty of options for all budgets and tastes.

Day 1 Sensational Ecological Snorkelling
Choose 3 snorkel locations from the following list. For the 3 sites option we recommend: Tulum Bay reef, Casa Cenote and Cenote Sac Aktun.
Yet you can choose from the following:
Casa cenote: An extraordinary natural aquarium
Tulum Bay Reef: A beautiful Caribbean reef in front of the Mayan ruins of Tulum
Akumal: A reef and sea turtle sanctuary near the beach (+ 10 USD over the normal price for including this option)
Cenotes Saac Actun: A mystic experience in the underground world
Cenote Nicte Ha: An underground river spring and in the middle of the Mayan jungle

All year round.

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability.

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required for being able to take you on the published price, if you are the only one we can still take you out if you pay 50 USD extra.

Only biodegradable sunscreen and mosquito repellent is allowed, we have both for sale in our shop

Vegetarian option is available for lunch, please advise at time of booking if required

Discover Scuba Scuba diving

Dive into the world of scuba, and awaken yourself to the magic of Tulum’s underwater world. With 30 minutes of training, and 2 dive sessions you can discover the watery wonders of cenotes and ocean reefs. Descend into a fantastical world of wonder and whimsy – clarity and colour – life and luminescence. All of this with safety, care, compassion and a minimal ecological footprint.

  • Equipment rental

  • Transportation from the shop

Be spoilt for choice as you find accommodation in Tulum. Choose from luxurious beachside resorts to roadside hotels. With plenty of options for all budgets and tastes.

Day 1 Scuba Diving Tuition

An introduction to the magical underwater world. This small course consists of a 15-minute class, a 15-minute practice session, and two dives.

All year round

Confirmation will be received at the time of booking. Minimum age is 10 years.

About the location

Accommodation

Be spoilt for choice as you find accommodation in Tulum. Choose from luxurious beachside resorts to roadside hotels. With plenty of options for all budgets and tastes.

Location

Pour a libation to the Mayan God of Diving and Descending as you explore the ruins of the ancient civilisation of Tulum. Find images and carvings of the Descending God throughout the buildings and temples of these venerable sites. Even the Mayan knew that the Yucatan Peninsula had the best diving in the known world. Take your time to explore the many cenotes and diving reefs, the cobalt blue beaches, and the golden sands of this outstanding locale. Enter this unique ecological area and explore the magnificent coastline leading into the Sian Ka'an Biosphere [Ecological Reserve]. Be prepared for a hardline stance on waste and the environment as the local inhabitants are very clear on wanting to preserve their unique pristine paradise. Be aware that you will need to carry cash for your stay as many attractions and restaurants in Tulum do not have credit card facilities. The nearest international airport is at Cancun. From here you can travel by bus, rental car, or transfer to Tulum.

Food

Enjoy plenty of food options in Tulum from high-end restaurant dining to tasty food vendors. The perfect opportunity to experience authentic Mexican cuisine and awesome vegan and vegetarian options. Whilst visiting the glorious beaches of Tulum make sure you try some Mexican Ceviche – fish and seafood marinated in lime-juice and served with various salad vegetables, herbs and spices.

Activities

Personalized diving tours and courses in spectacular cenotes and on an amazing ocean reef. Access to wonderful beaches. Eco-tours to Tulum's natural wonders and eco-systems, including the Sian Ka'an Biosphere. Snorkelling tours in the most amazing fresh and saltwater environments. PADI certified dive courses and training. Small groups with personalized service.

Amenities

  • Lunch

Available activities

  • Daytrips

  • Excursions

  • Snorkeling

  • Scuba Diving