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El Rey de Reyes (King of Kings)

underwater at Zihuatanejo Bay | Las Gatas Beach, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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We rented snorkel gear on the beach for 300$N and set out to find the King of Kings. It was easy to... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
PamelainVictoria
,
Victoria, Canada
very cool to dive to!

catamaran over and see this with a quick dive under 6" feet of water or snorkel - a very special... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
LisaBMartin
,
Indianola, Washington, United States
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underwater at Zihuatanejo Bay | Las Gatas Beach, Zihuatanejo, Mexico

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

We rented snorkel gear on the beach for 300$N and set out to find the King of Kings. It was easy to locate because of the floats on top of the water. The rope helps with descending. There are lots of fish and sea urchins...More

1  Thank PamelainVictoria
Reviewed 28 February 2017

catamaran over and see this with a quick dive under 6" feet of water or snorkel - a very special attraction! Tap his head for good luck!

Thank LisaBMartin
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The water is full of fish. Mostly clear, no coral. go in off the pier or wear water shoes. Rocks are covered with sea urchins.

Thank Snakeowl
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is a pretty awesome feature of Las Gatas beach. This Jesus statue is just outside of the usual swimming/snorkel area. There is/used to be a buoy attached to it to help you find it. Now you can usually just find tour groups hovering around...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Playa Las Gatas is a true Mexican experience. Your can only get there by walking a rocky path or taking the water taxi from town. The snorkleing is wonderful

1  Thank Donna C
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Snorkeling is not awesome so don't pay for a tour. We just rented a boogie board, had our own snorkeling gear and the lady pointed out to where the statue was. easy to spot, as tons of tours in that area, has a 2 rope...More

3  Thank GallopingGertie
Reviewed 29 November 2016

You should be a good swimmer as this is rather a long swim from the beach or pier. The clear water makes it visable and it is a very nice photo op.

1  Thank BooblaJean
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Jesus statue beneath the water is excellent snorkeling. Little fish surround you and once out of the water a cool beer is literally steps away.

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This was fun but water is cloudy so hard to see. Statue is BIG! It was very easy to get to and only about three feet down.

Thank Shannonsassy
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Fantastic awesome experience 100 pesos well spent . Rocks a real hazard beware. When can I go back? Rent equipment and guide from first stall after getting off water taxi. Which is an experience in its self. No need to take hotel excursion. Safe and...More

Thank gdean
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