Scuba diving in La Bandera

Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 19.68 ft
Maximum: 29.52 ft
Current
Low, less than 1 knot.
Visibility
Average: 65.6 ft
Maximum: 114.8 ft
La Bandera is located south of Isla Mujeres, in the national marine park of Bahia Mujeres. Bandera reef is a long coral reef topped with elk-horn coral.

When to go

Average annual air temperature varies from 29C/84F to 35C/95F. The rainy season runs from June through October-November, while the dry season is December through May.

What to see

The national park harbors schools of barracudas, moray eels, large crabs, angel fish, stingray, trigger fish, turtles, lumberjacks and pampano that swim over the reef. There are also plenty of ledges and overhangs, which makes for a fascinating, fun-filled underwater adventure.

Reachable from

Puerto Morelos, Cancun

Liveaboards with trips to La Bandera

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Isla Mujeres Aqua Adventures Eco Divers

    10 Tank Preferred Diver Reef Pack

    10 tank dive tours for 1 diver (2 tanks per trip). Boat trips duration 4.5 hours. This product is for certified divers only. Divers must pay in advance. Unused tours maybe refunded. In case of refund, used tours default to ala carte rates. Can be upgraded to drift/wreck. This product is available Upon Request. Contact the dive center via 'Ask a Question'.
  • Isla Mujeres Aqua Adventures Eco Divers

    12 Tank Preferred Diver Reef Pack

    12 tank dive tours for 1 to 6 divers (2 tanks per trip). Boat trips duration 4.5 hours. This product is for certified divers only. Divers must pay in advance. Unused tours maybe refunded. In case of refund, used tours default to ala carte rates. Can be upgraded to drift/wreck. This product is available Upon Request. Contact the dive center via 'Ask a Question'. Group bookings require 15 day cancellation to avoid loss of deposit/advance payment.

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