Scuba diving in Maracaibo

From Boat
Diver level
Average: 19 m
Maximum: 43 m
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 35 m
Maracaibo site features a reef and a wall. The wall part of the dive offers a very deep dive with a steep sloping wall, where visitors can explore amazing coral limestone structures, caverns, caves and swim throughs. When descending into open water to reach underwater terraces, divers must move quickly and stay close to the reef, otherwise they may stray from the face of the reef. The site has a decompression area.

When to go

Diving is possible throughout the year. The water temperature varies between 25C/77F and 29C/84F.

What to see

While on this dive, visitors may observe beautiful corals, sponges, grey and black tip reef sharks, nurse sharks, hawksbill turtles, large groupers, eaglerays, and sometimes even schools of hammerheads.

Reachable from


Liveaboards with trips to Maracaibo

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Cozumel Scuba Life Cozumel

    Diving (by Days, 2 Dives per Day)

    Price of one day might vary with number of days you order. This product is for certified divers only. Dive Center chooses dive sites according to your level of experience but if you are a Cozumel veteran they are always open to take you wherever you want to go. You’ll always have 1 Dive Master for every 6 divers. Once you arrive to the divesite take your time to prepare, there is no rush. Once ready listen to your Divemaster for an important briefing about the incredible experience that awaits! The crew will always helps you put on your gear if you wish. Once in the water start descending with the group and drift into the beauty of Cozumel underwater world. There is no maximum bottom times as long as computers allow, dive until 700 psi and safely ascend to your safety stop to think about the great experience you just had! Once on the boat captain will serve you drinks and seasonal fresh fruit, from mango to tasty pineapple and healthy snacks. Spend surface interval at el Cielo, the best secluded beach in Cozumel. Ask the captain to show you the starfish.
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    Cozumel Diving (2 Dives)

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