Scuba Dive at Chimo
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Min 12 years old
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Chimo is a secluded fishing village located in the south of Banderas Bay. Its privileged location close to the edge of the bay, makes this unique dive site a rich environment for tropical fish and large pelagics like manta rays.
This dive site is only available as a private excursion for certified divers (834 USD is the starting rate for up to 6 divers).
Discover Chimo's famous "Las Iglesias"
Getting to see "Las Iglesias", rock formations that emerge from the bottom of the ocean, is like admiring the pillars of a cathedral; a beautiful view for those who decide to join this adventure with the expert team of Vallarta Adventures' PADI Five Star Dive Center!
The underwater world at Chimo includes rock formations and reefs, starting at a depth of 30 feet and descending to more than 200 hundred feet. Discover different kinds of corals that are only seen at this dive location in Puerto Vallarta, and get ready to dive at a well-known place to spot manta rays and large schools of fish.
Certified Dive - 2 Tanks
Dives: 2 (certified divers)
Boat: Motor Boat
Water Temp: 65-86°F/18-30°C
Visibility: 20 - 60 ft/ 7-18 m
Depth: 40-80 ft/12-25 mt
What's included in this tour
- PADI Dive Master
- Diving equipment
- 2 Dives
- Light snack and purified water
- Wetsuits (upon request in winter)
What do you need to know before you book
- The minimum age to dive at El Chimo is 12.
- Based on PADI’s flying after diving recommendations, divers shouldn’t fly within 18 hours after two or more dives in a day.
- At least one immersion in the 12 months prior to diving with Vallarta Adventures is required.
- Expecting mothers are not allowed.
What to bring
- Biodegradable Sunscreen
- Valid Certification Card Minimum Open Water Certification (OWD)
- Extra cash for dock fees