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Catamaran Double Site Snorkel & Beach


Tour Description

En route to your first snorkel location, your PADI certified dive masters will provide you with professional snorkeling and advise you on what to expect and what to look for on your drift snorkel adventure.

You will be snorkeling in two of the most beautiful snorkel sites in Cozumel's National Marine Park: Palancar and Columbia Reefs. Diving directly from the boat, you'll see a variety of marine life, including brain, star and pillar corals, sea fans and giant sea whips waving their greetings. Tropical fish, including parrotfish, grouper, grunts, angelfish and maybe even an eagle ray will welcome you to their realm. The water depth ranges from 10 to 40 feet in these reefs.

After snorkeling, you will be served a soft drink or cocktail as you take a scenic cruise to one of the most popular beach clubs in Cozumel.

Upon arriving at the Playa Mia Grand Beach Club, you will be greeted by the beach club's staff and given an orientation on the club's amenities and activities.

The facility includes a number of attractions, including a white sand beach, a fresh water swimming pool with a swim-up bar, several restaurants, snack shops and bars and even a zoo. Restrooms with changing facilities and fresh water showers are available for your convenience.

Complimentary beach chairs and hammocks are provided, and guests can make use of kayaks, paddle boats and Hobie cats, a water trampoline, the Iceberg Water Mountain (a water slide) and banana boats. Snorkel equipment, lockers and towel rental are available for an extra charge.

During your day at Playa Mia, you can take advantage of an all-day open bar serving domestic alcoholic drinks as well as water and soft drinks. A complimentary buffet lunch will be served during your visit, offering Mexican and international dishes.

Outdoor massages, a bungee trampoline, wall climbing, wave runners, temporary tattoos and parasailing are also available at additional charges. A souvenir stand and other shops are on the property.

At the conclusion of the day's activities, you will re-board the dive boat and enjoy an open bar and music as you return to the pier.

Note: To participate in this tour, guests must be a good swimmer and in good health. Guests must be a minimum of 18 years of age to consume alcoholic beverages and a photo I.D. will be required. The sharing of food and beverages is not permitted. Guests should consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions, blood pressure or pregnant guests are not allowed. Guests taking any medication that might impair regular movement and body activity such as anti depressants, beta-blockers and base (vein) constrictors are not allowed. Guests with any medical concerns should consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.

Activity Level:

Moderate
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Excursion Length:

5 Hours

Tour Prices:

Carnival: Adults, from $69.99; kids, from $49.99
Royal Caribbean: Adults, from 63; kids, from $63
Celebrity: Adults, from $63; kids, from $63
Princess: from $59
NCL: Adults, from $59; kids, from $49

What You Need to Bring:

  • Comfortable shirt and pants or shorts
  • Wear your swim suit under your clothes
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen--don't harm the reef
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Bring money for incidentals
  • Bring your camera

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What Else You Need to Know:

Transit to the site: You'll be greeted at the TMM International pier and then board a dive boat for the 20-minute cruise to your first snorkel location.

Who should take this tour:

  • Families
  • Snorkelers
  • Swimmers
  • Folks who want to see Cozumel's reefs up close and personal
  • Folks looking for a combo excursion
  • Fun seekers
  • Photographers

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