Quintana Roo Covid 19 Update October 25 2021

We know many of our customers have questions about the current status of Covid 19 in Mexico and specifically Akumal. Mexico implements a stoplight system of green, yellow, orange and red to determine what type of protocols are to be adopted. Orange and red have tight restrictions on hotel occupancy and tourism, but we are […]

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Dive Resort Akumal

Ocean Front Dive Packages Bungalow Dive Packages We are so excited to welcome our customers back to paradise! The diving has been spectacular as we go into summer 2021! We’ve implemented many new and safe operating protocols that ensure the health and safety of our clients. Because of these strict measures, we received our Certification […]

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Open June 8th – Prepay Specials

We are very excited to announce the re-opening of the Akumal Dive Center on June 8th, 2020. As Quintana Roo moves toward a gradual re-opening to tourism, we have taken the necessary measures to ensure that our activities are conducted in the safest possible manner. As with many of the businesses in Akumal forced to […]

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Lionfish Hunting Certification

PADI Certified Lionfish Hunter The lionfish is native to the Indo-Pacific, but over the last decade they have become a threat to the Atlantic and Caribbean reefs. Because of their exotic appearance, they are popular in saltwater aquariums. It is believed that they were first introduced to the Atlantic in the surrounding waters of Florida. […]

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Summer Special – Advanced Course Includes Nitrox Certification

It’s summer time in Akumal and there is no better place in the world to complete your PADI certified scuba courses. Forget pool courses inside of a building and doing your open water dive in a murky lake! We offer many courses in the clear turquoise and warm waters of the Caribbean. Diving in Akumal […]

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Advanced Technical Courses

Akumal Dive Center is pleased to announce our new technical certification courses in partnership with the International Association of Nitrox and Technical Divers or IANTD. Since 1985 IANTD has offered cutting edge dive course and they continue to be the leader in technical diving instruction. While we offer PADI certification for recreational diving, we use […]

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Diving in Akumal

We know you have many destination choices for your dive, but diving in Akumal, MX offers much more than what is found anywhere else in the world. Turtle Migration Loggerhead, Green and Hawksbill Turtles come to Akumal every summer to lay their eggs on the beaches of Akumal. Many remain in the surrounding waters all […]

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Touring the Mayan Riviera

When you choose Akumal Dive Center for diving, snorkeling or scuba certification, you will find easy access to the best tourist attractions in the Mayan Riviera. Many people love diving in Cozumel and we can arrange your tour to these beautiful reefs, but staying in Cozumel doesn’t offer the same access to all that the […]

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November Nitrox Special – Dive Longer

During the month of November, we are offering 10% off our Nitrox Certification Course. Why Dive with Nitrox? During scuba certification, you learned how the water pressure at depth causes nitrogen from the tank air you’re breathing to dissolve into your bloodstream. The higher the pressure (depth), the more nitrogen will dissolve. After a certain […]

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Summer Volunteer Conservation Projects Mexico

Each summer, Akumal Dive Center is involved with worldwide and local volunteer programs focused on preserving the Xaman Ha reef. This beautiful area of the Meso American reef system is located in between Playa del Carmen and Tulum. Most of the dive sites are only a 5 minute boat ride from the Akumal Dive Center. […]

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