Scuba diving in Tormentos

Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 20 m
Current
Low
Visibility
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m
This site is a part of the Parque Marino de Cozumel. It is a healthy reef, rich with coral heads that rise from the sandy bottom, as well as sea fans, sponges, pinnacles, marine life and even a mini wall. This site is a very good place for underwater photography.

When to go

Diving is available all year round with water temperature ranging between 25C/75F and 29C/84F. The high season for diving is from December to March.

What to see

Among the marine species that dwell in its coral valleys, divers may observe moray eels, black durgon, groupers, angelfish, barracuda, grunts, triggerfish, toadfish and snapper, which are common, as well as smaller reef fish that can be occasionally spotted.

Reachable from

Cozumel

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