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El Paso del Cedral Reef

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Address: Cozumel, Mexico
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A popular site for drift diving off the coast of Cozumel.

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want to see some Sharks?

This reef has great sea life as all the reefs in Cozumel. Every time I have dove this reef I have seen sharks!!! Don't be scared they are only nurse sharks but they are pretty... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
jeffcS4865GB
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Huntington Beach
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Huntington Beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This reef has great sea life as all the reefs in Cozumel. Every time I have dove this reef I have seen sharks!!! Don't be scared they are only nurse sharks but they are pretty cool and have let me get pretty close to them (2 - 3 feet away). I have also seen turtles there. Has some great swim... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

this was our second dive of the day. our guide Jaiyme was incredible and made the dive very fun, relaxing and ensured we saw so much marine life. we saw a shark, sea turtle, barracuda and countless Angel Fish. the water was perfect and i loved the dive!

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Thank Hannah W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

we did some snorkeling here and it was amazing, clear water and some different fish, that I have never seen. BEAUTIFUL

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Thank Deb B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love this area. Soooooooo many turtles, huge ones! We've seen spiny lobster large enough to ride(don't do it though). I cannot say enough good things about this site.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Sharks, sea hoses, swimming eels, turtles...this one has it all. Shallow reef teaming with fish. A must to include in your scuba travels.

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Thank Kathy L
Arlington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have never done a drift dive and I guess I wasn't listening when they reviewed this dive. lol I hit the water and flew past everybody else like I had wings...then I settled down and got to enjoying the scenery. all I can say is WOW. we are going back the first of 2017

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

shark,free swimming moray,stone fish,sail blenny,seahorse,all seen on cedral and yucab reef,water about 86 degrees, and it is hot outside, but still very nice diving...

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Mount Pleasant, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great reef to explore and capture photos. A little current was present but manageable. great place to photograph fish and other marine life

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Thank quiringmd
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Seems like the sharks are coming closer to you now. I am going to guess and say that the dive masters and killing Lion fish and feeding them to the sharks cause the sharks now come right up to you hopefully looking for a hand out.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

I've always enjoyed this as a second dive. Seen BIG green eels every time. Turtles are now there, too. An easy dive.

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