MUSA & Manchones Reef Dive - Certification Needed
Do you already have a diving certification? Awesome! Join our advanced MUSA & Manchones Reef Dive in Isla Mujeres! You will see more than 470 statues and millions of colorful fish and marine species.
- Scuba gear
- Certified bilingual instructor and crew
- Complimentary water on board
- 45-minute dive at the MUSA Underwater Museum of Art
- 45-minute dive at the Manchones Reef
- Boat ride to the dive site
- All entrance and legal fees
- Transportation to the meeting point *Contact to quote
- Professional photography 85 USD *ONLY WITH PRIOR RESERVATION
- Wetsuit rental 10 USD
Duration: approximately 4 hours
Starting time: 10:00 a.m. (time may vary)
Minimum age: 12
Meeting point: Starting point: Marina Aquafun, Blvd Kukulcan Km 16.261, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico.
Please note that you must be Open Water certified (or equivalent) to book this adventure.
See a Submerged Art Exhibition at the MUSA
Explore the beautiful underwater sculptures at the MUSA (Museo Subacuático de Arte), located off the coast of Isla Mujeres. The sculptures were created by artist Jason deCaires Taylor using materials that are friendly to marine life and can support the growth of coral reefs. With sculptures installed at various depths, this museum is perfect for divers of all levels.
Discover the Marine Life of Manchones Reef
Known for its rich biodiversity, the Manchones Reef is a popular coral reef that is part of the larger Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System—the second-largest barrier reef in the world only after the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. You’ll dive among over 500 species of fish, corals, and many other marine organisms, including parrotfish, angelfish, sea turtles, and stingrays.
A1: Isla Mujeres is a small island located off the coast of Cancun. The island is worldwide known for its beautiful reefs, crystal-clear waters, and relaxed atmosphere, which make it the perfect spot for tourists seeking tranquility and nature.
A2: No, transportation to the meeting point is not included. You will have to arrange your own transportation.
A3: No, no scuba diving certification is required. This experience is perfect for divers of all levels.
A4: Scuba gear rental is included in the price, so you won’t need to bring your own equipment.
A5: The minimum age to participate is 12. You must be able to swim, but you do not need a diving certification.
A6: You will stop at the MUSA (Museo Subacuático de Arte) underwater museum, and at the Manchones Reef.
A7: Yes! Before starting your scuba diving adventure in the waters of Isla Mujeres, you will attend a theoretical class and a practical class in the swimming pool to get familiar with the equipment and scuba diving techniques.