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Vallarta Undersea

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Address: Proa sn Local 24 Marina del Rey | Zona Hotelera Norte, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
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+52 322 209 0025
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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We are a group of Professional divers who wants to share their most loved...

We are a group of Professional divers who wants to share their most loved passion of the underwater world with all the people who visit Puerto Vallarta. We would like to introduce more new divers to the ocean and let them know how important is to all of us to take care about the natural resources and how to enjoy them with out damage.

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Los Arcos and Colomitos

This was my second dive with Vallarta Undersea, the first one was last year. Very well run dive shop, except the air compressor broke so a family of 4 had to reschedule their... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Isiahmeyers
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Laramie, Wyoming

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Laramie, Wyoming
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second dive with Vallarta Undersea, the first one was last year. Very well run dive shop, except the air compressor broke so a family of 4 had to reschedule their dive. The ship had a group of 4 snorkelers with a guide, myself, and another dive instructor (Gustavo), because of the small dive group we were able... More 

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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Did my open water certification with hector tom and Ortega they were helpful knowledgeable and made me feel comfortable thru all phases of the course would highly recommend them if you want to learn to scuba

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Thank you Hector for all your patience today. Everyone on the boat is very helpful and professional. We are looking forward to tomorrow. Bonus: seeing lots of whales!

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Thank Lynn L
Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Went on the discover scuba tour last week. The company is very professional and timely. (provided all equipment including wetsuits!) However, I would caution that this tour is better suited for certified divers and NOT for beginners. The introductory class was conducted in the ocean versus a pool which may sound like a great idea, however, depending on the day,... More 

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Just dove with Hector yesterday and this outfit. Boat crew was very warm and knowledgeable about dive sites. Actual dive shop could be larger with more retail space. Did Los Arcos as an introductory dive as I've never used them before and wanted an easy, "getting to know you" dive before committing to more business. I will be diving again... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Best place I have been to for diving, great service and friendly people. Hector is a great instructor and takes his time with you. Would recommend this place for anyone wanting to take scuba..

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4 reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

First of all, small groups. They never have more than 15 passengers on a boat. (If you've been on one of the giant 150 person boats you'll understand how important this is) Second, skilled and knowledgeable crew. My divemaster Carlos is an ex marine mammal veterinarian with tremendous knowledge of the dive spots and all the wildlife. Martin is a... More 

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Thank AJ H
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

We have done most of our snorkeling in the Caribbean, and Hawaii. My wife insisted that we go snorkeling here, but I was concerned that it would be disappointing because of the comparisons I had heard before. I was wrong. The dolphins accompanying us on our way out were beautiful. Snorkeling around Las Islas Marietas was great. I'd never seen... More 

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

We booked a two days of diving with Vallarta Undersea, but after our experience with Hector, Carlos and Martin we dropped in for a third. Carlos has some great animal training stories and Hector can tell you about checking cruise ship bow thrusters on the boat ride. After watching Hector manage a blown tank o-ring at depth, you get a... More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Hector, Carlos and Captain Martin were awesome!! My wife, 14 and 15 year old daughters had a wonderful experience with them. They were caring, friendly, and patient with our first dive adventure. Would highly recommend!!

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