Scuba Diving in Cozumel with Dive Paradise

Available Dive Trips

Cozumel’s most beautiful reefs — dive at your own pace! Choose either relaxing Caribbean trips or the fast, Express options.

Scuba Diving in Cozumel with Dive Paradise

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Morning “Caribbean” 2-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

AM 2-Tank Caribbean Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $86

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs at 8:30 am, after last pick-up

Duration
• Dive trips span between 5-6 hours

Availability
• Daily

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Junior Diver Limit:
10 to 11-year-old divers are limited to 40 feet and must have a private Divemaster on Caribbean trips. 12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The day starts at 8:00am, when boats make their first pick-up at the Dive Paradise location downtown, at Hotel Barracuda.

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boats head south, for pick-ups at other Dive Paradise locations or affiliate resorts:

• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
• Casa Del Mar

The last pick-up is 8:30. The boats again head south, toward the reefs, for your two dives.
When the second dive is a wrap, we head home. You’ll be back at your hotel between 1:00 and 2:00 pm

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

Morning Express 2-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

AM Express 2-Tank Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $90

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs at 8:30 am

Duration
• 4 Hours

Availability
• Daily

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The day starts at 8:30am, when boats make their first pick-up

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat departs at 8:30 am. and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
• Casa Del Mar

After the second dive, we head home and return between 12:30 and 1:30 pm (We’re often back in time for lunch).

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

 

Afternoon Express 2-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

PM Express 2-Tank Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $78

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs between 1:00 and 1:30pm.

Duration
• 4 Hours

Availability
• Daily

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The day starts between 1:00 and 1:30pm when boats make their first pick-up

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat between 1:00 and 1:30pm and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
• Casa Del Mar

After the second dive, we head home. Most afternoon express trips return around 5:00pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Afternoon 1-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

PM 1-Tank Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $44

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs 3:00 pm.

Duration
• 2 Hours

Availability
• We offer this trip daily, as long as we have four divers, minimum. This trip may not be available during busy holiday “blackout” periods.

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The dive stats at 3:00 pm when boats make their first pick-up

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat departs at 3:00 pm and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort

When the dive is a wrap, we head back. The boat will drop you at the dock around 4:30 to 5:00pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Casa Del Mar
• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

EDP 2-Tank Computer Dive Trip

EDP Computer trips are reserved for experienced divers with a minimum of 50 logged dives.

Pricing and Reservations

EDP 2-Tank Computer Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $102

Schedule and Duration

Schedule (AM)
• Departs 8:30 am
• Returns 12:30 pm

Schedule (PM)
• Departs 1:00 pm
• Returns 5:00 pm

Duration
• 4 Hours

Availability
• Daily, weather permitting, with minimum of four divers

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

EDP Program

EDP Computer trips are reserved for experienced divers with a minimum of 50 logged dives.

Your safety remains our number one priority at Dive Paradise. Please note the following:

· We restrict these trips to previous EDP participants, or to divers who have demonstrated their proficiency on prior dives with Dive Paradise.
· A computer is a must. Either bring your own (BYO) or rent from Dive Paradise. Divemasters can show you how to use rentals. When you BYO, you must be proficient in its use.
· EDP divers must be skilled in managing air consumption, depth and buoyancy. You must be capable of diving in swift currents and other rigorous conditions.

We recommend at least one signaling device (safety sausage, mirror, whistle).

Prone to seasickness? Consider taking a preventative medicine before boarding the boat. If you wait until you are already sick to take the medication, it will not work.

The two northern dive sites (Barracuda and San Juan) require special written permission (1 day prior) from the port captain.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

AM Trips
• Boat Departs 8:30 am
• Boat Returns 12:30 pm

PM Trips
• Boat Departs 1:00 pm
• Boat Returns 5:00 pm

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat between 1:00 and 1:30pm and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
• Casa Del Mar

After the second dive, we head home. Most afternoon express trips return around 5:00pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Night Dive 1-Tank Trip

Pricing and Reservations

1-Tank Night Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $48

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Depart just after sunset to Paradise, Chankanaab, or Yucab Reefs.
Time Adjusted Seasonally

Duration
• 2 Hours

Availability
• Daily, with a minimum of 4 divers

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tank
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Night Dives

• Dive light required; please supply your own or rent from Dive Paradise.
• Back-up light is highly recommended.
• Tank lights and glow sticks available at Dive Paradise at Hotel Cozumel.

A dive computer is recommended. Bring your own or rent from Dive Paradise.

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The boat departs just after sunset to Paradise, Chankanaab, or Yucab Reefs.
Time Adjusted Seasonally

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat departs just after sunset to Paradise, Chankanaab, or Yucab Reefs and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
Time Adjusted Seasonally

After the second dive, we head home. Most twilight trips return around 8:00pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Twilight 2-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

Twilight 2-Tank Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $86

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs 3:00 pm
Time Adjusted Seasonally

Duration
• 5 Hours

Availability
• Daily

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Twilight Dives

• Dive light required; please supply your own or rent from Dive Paradise.
• Back-up light is highly recommended.
• Tank lights and glow sticks available at Dive Paradise at Hotel Cozumel.

A dive computer is recommended. Bring your own or rent from Dive Paradise.

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The boat departs at 3:00 pm when boats make their first pick-up
Time Adjusted Seasonally

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat departs between 1:00 and 1:30pm and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
Time Adjusted Seasonally

After the second dive, we head home. Most twilight trips return around 8:00pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Cock-A-Doodle 3-Tank Dive Trip

Pricing and Reservations

Cock-A-Doodle 3-Tank Dive Trip

Activity Cost:
• $114

Schedule and Duration

Schedule
• Departs 5:00-6:00 am

Duration
• 6 Hours

Availability
• Daily with a minimum of four divers.

What's Included

Activity Inclusions:

• Tanks
• Weights and belts
• Snacks
• Soft drinks and purified drinking water.

Does NOT include the US$2 fee charged by the marine park. Dive Paradise collects this fee at check-in, for each day of diving. Payment is cash only (in dollars or pesos).

Marine Park Fee

The Marine Park charges a $2 fee (USD cash only) for each day of diving. Dive Paradise collects this fee on behalf of the park at check-in.

Additional Information

Cock-A-Doodle 3-Tank Dive Trips

• Dive computer required. Either bring your own (BYO) or rent from Dive Paradise.
• Participants must present log book with minimum 50 dives.
• Reservation required, minimum 24 hours in advance.

Junior Diver Limit:
12 years and older are limited to 60 feet with parental discretion.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Transportation and Pickup Information

The boat departs at 3:00 pm when boats make their first pick-up
Time Adjusted Seasonally

Pickups at Dive Paradise Affiliates

The boat departs between 5:00-6:00 am and makes pick-ups at Dive Paradise locations and affiliate resorts:
• Hotel Barracuda
• Hotel Cozumel & Resort
• Villablanca Garden Beach Resort
• Casa Del Mar

After the second dive, we head home. Most Cock-A-Doodle trips return around 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Important:

Confirm your pickup time and location in advance, to avoid confusion and disappointment at the dock.

Other Pickup Locations

By prior arrangement, boats can sometimes make pick-ups at the following resorts:

• Cozumel Palace
• Park Royal
• El Cid La Ceiba
• Intercontinental Presidente
• Fiesta Americana
• Sunscape Sabor
• Secrets Aura Cozumel
• Allegro Cozumel
• Occidental Grand Cozumel

Due to factors beyond our control at Dive Paradise, the list above is subject to change without notice.

Resorts NOT Affiliated with Dive Paradise

Staying at a resort that is not affiliated with Dive Paradise? Some resorts outside our network may charge for pick-ups at their docks. Before you make your hotel reservations, please check with Dive Paradise; our concierge or reservations department can provide up-to-the-minute information on pick-up locations.

If you’re driving a rental car, consider parking it in the lot of the Mega shopping center. Mega is directly across the street from the Dive Paradise location at Hotel Barracuda.

We need a minimum of four divers to offer this trip. If we can’t book four, we offer four options: you may cover the cost of the vacant diver spots, reschedule, arrange a rain check for same dive, or request a refund.

Scuba Diving in Cozumel with Dive Paradise

Additional Information and Policies