Scuba Dive in Las Caletas

$169 USD-30%

$118 USD

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Scuba Dive in Las Caletas

  • 7 Hours

  • Everyone

  • Min 10 years old

  • Moderate

  • Small Groups


  • This dive is also available for Beginner divers with 1-tank dives, please book through our Adventure Advisors.
  • Do you want to dive in an exclusive spot that is beautiful and rated for both beginners and experienced divers? When you scuba dive in Las Caletas, there is a lot to see (thanks to amazing visibility) plus, you’ll enjoy the calm waters and gentle currents of Las Banderas Bay, allowing you focus on what’s around you. The marine life is bountiful in Banderas Bay, so turtle and tropical fish enthusiasts will have plenty to enjoy.

    What You’ll See When You Scuba Dive in Las Caletas

    Las Caletas Beach Hideaway is a Vallarta Adventures private, protected beach located on the Southern shore of Banderas Bay. This shore dive will put you eye-to-eye with garden eels, jawfish, eagle rays, manta rays, large schools of colorful tropical fish and our resident sea turtle. It’s one of the finest dive sites on the Pacific Coast of Mexico for the marine life alone, plus there is a natural reef nearby.

    Dive Las Caletas as Part of a Custom Tour

    Are you setting up a vacation for a family event, school group, team excursion or dive club? Get in touch! Our representatives can help you build an itinerary that includes activities for divers and non-divers alike! Las Caletas has plenty to offer besides scuba diving and snorkeling! Our guests also lounge on the beach, kayak in the warm tropical waters, take guided strolls through the jungle and enjoy amenities like cooking classes, mezcal tasting, our Kids’ Adventure Park and the exciting Teen Adventure Cove. There’s something for everyone here at our private hideaway!

    Scuba Diving with a Sea Lion

    This is a diver's dream and one of the few places in the world where you can live this experience! Swim and interact with a trained sea lion in the open ocean as you admire their grace and agility! Create a connection second to none, as you explore the underwater world of these intelligent creatures.

    Touch, kiss and swim alongside them for a once in a lifetime experience that is so captivating and unequaled. Feel the rush and appreciate the serenity of the world in which these animals live. A completely unique diving experience available to certified divers.

    Scuba Diving with a Sea Lion is an additional activity. Call our Adventure Advisors and ask for it when booking your Scuba Diving trip to Las Caletas. Toll-free from USA & Canada 1.888.526.2238 or SEND US AN EMAIL

    Safety Is Our Number One Priority

    Scuba diving is safe but there are risks inherent in every underwater activity. That’s why every one of our scuba dives in Las Caletas is supervised by PADI-certified instructors and divemasters, and we use the buddy system to ensure that no guest ever dives alone.

    What's included in this experience

    • PADI Dive Master
    • Lunch
    • Weights with belt
    • 1 Tank for beginners and 2 Tanks for certified divers

    What do you need to know before you book

    • Please be aware that you must be at the check-in point 30 minutes prior to departure. Boarding will be closed 10 minutes prior to departure time.

    • Minimum age is 10 years

    • Expecting mothers are restricted

    • A $25usd equipment rental fee will be applied at check in for certified divers. This fee does not apply to beginner divers or certification courses.

    • Based on PADI’s flying after diving recommendations, beginner Divers shouldn’t fly within 12 hours after a dive; Certified 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.
    • Guests with respiratory, cardiovascular or ear problems are restricted

    • Good mental and physical conditions are required

    • Guests under the influence of alcohol or drugs are not allowed



    Please be advised that Mexico's Federal Maritime Ports operate a strict No-Drug Policy, including electronic cigarettes, vapers, and all kinds of drugs. Please be advised not to bring them to any of our tours. We cannot offer a refund or change of day for any guest to who Federal Security has denied access.

    What to bring

    • Swimsuit
    • Towel
    • Biodegradable Sunscreen
    • Money for optional activities and souvenirs at Las Caletas
    • Valid Certification Card Minimum Scuba Diver Certification


    What are the depths of the dives and how are they supervised?
    • Non-certified divers can participate in 1-tank dives with a maximum depth of 40 ft. after completing a Vallarta Adventures Discover Scuba pool lesson before the day of their dive
    • Certified divers are automatically allowed to participate in two dives up to a maximum depth of 60 ft
    • Advanced divers can participate in two dives up to a maximum depth of 120 ft
    • All dives are supervised by a dive instructor per each group of 4. We use the buddy system for our dives so you’ll never be alone
    May I bring my own equipment?
    You have the option to bring your own equipment although Vallarta Adventures can provide you with a full equipment for a $25usd rental fee.
    Can I create a custom itinerary and/or book a private trip?
    Yes! If you like the idea of booking a private trip for your friends family business colleagues school or dive club our team of adventure experts will be more than happy to put together a special itinerary to fit your needs. Please fill out this form or call +52 (322) 226-8413 ext. 1425 or 888.526.2238 (toll free from the U.S.A. & Canada) for more information.
    Are wetsuits available?
    Yes we have wetsuits available upon request during the winter months.

    Location Details

    Vallarta Adventures
    Vallarta Adventures' Center, Av. Las Palmas #39 Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit; ZC 63732, Mexico