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Felipe Xicotencatl Shipwreck

Parque Marino de Cozumel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Remarkable wreck dive experience

While I'd expected a dive on just the exterior, which would have been spectacular enough, the wreck... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Grand Junction, Colorado
Excellent MUST-DO Wreck dive !

This was an unplanned last minute dive and I was very pleased with this wreck. I wasn't aware it... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Mike R
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Parque Marino de Cozumel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

While I'd expected a dive on just the exterior, which would have been spectacular enough, the wreck is set up well to offer safe passage inside several decks. We also enjoyed the opportunity to swim through large, swirling balls of bait fish. What a remarkable...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

This was an unplanned last minute dive and I was very pleased with this wreck. I wasn't aware it was so good - excellent penetration through out the whole ship. I enjoyed this as much as the Vandenberg / Key West and the Spiegel Grove...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

In Cozumel for a port day January 15, 2017, from the Celebrity Reflection, and booked my diving independent of the ship with Dive with Martin. Although I've dived Cozumel on port stops over a half-dozen times before, this was my first dive on this wreck....More

Thank JMTtor
Reviewed 17 May 2017

ALWAYS a must see on our dive trips... We got to see the Atlantis Submarine there also checking out the wreck. Great Dive

Thank sarahc19982017
Reviewed 9 May 2017

A wreck that made for diving. Very interesting and also suitable for beginner. I did my AOW wreck dive here. Really enjoyed this.

Thank Xu Z
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Dove with Chili Charters with Rene, he guided us down to the wreck, it has been years since I dove the wreck, but awesome as always. Lots of glassy sweepers inside, love taking pics of them (one of the 4 spots in Cozumel reefs to...More

Thank CajunGato
Reviewed 23 November 2016

a great beginner wreck dive . penetration can be limited to swim through or for the more advanced the lower engine room. but a word of caution though easy one should not penetrate unless trained and has proper gear.

Thank tnvtz
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Dove with Challenge Diving, Eric and his son did a great job as Dive Masters. This is a dive every diver should have on the bucket list. Need to have good diver skills.

Thank Ronn F
Reviewed 24 August 2016

When you hear the whir of electric motors wave at the cruisers passing by in the sub. Best to stay out of the ship as there are a lot of sharp edges and dangling cables since Wilma moved it and broke the keel. Still a...More

Thank czmdivenut
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great wreck dive! You can see from stern to bow. Look for the brittle stars on the port side of the ship. Very cool.

Thank Debrobbins
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8 July 2017|
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