Zihuatanejo Dive Sites

Dive Zihuatanejo

Scuba diving enthusiasts there are several places with different depths ranging from 5m/15ft to 30m/100ft with coral reefs and some pelagic dives and swim throughs where different marine species live such as eagle rays, octopuses, sea horses, moray eels, turtles, nudibranches, whale sharks, manta rays, dolphins and whales.

Some of the best sites for Scuba Diving in Zihuatanejo:
  • La Piedra Solitária *** turtles/eagle rays/sea horses/moray eels/octupi/schools of fish and pelagic sea creatures like the occasional whale-shark…
  • El Faro ***
  • Caleta de Chon * Coral, turtles, sea horses, sand stingrays
  • El Pango ** Old broken wreck/canyons/eagle rays/turtles
  • Godornia ** Very broken boat wreck/swim throughs/big rocks/walls
  • Punta Esteban ***
  • Cactus **
  • El Yunque **
  • Palmitas **
  • Manzanillo * Novice dive site/snorkelers/great coral
  • Morro Bravo **
  • Morro del Tigre **
  • Bajo de Arturo ** Amazing canyons and pools
  • Special trip – Morros de Potosi *** Chance to see turtles (99%)/shark/eagle rays/ manta ray/big schools of fish…
  • *Easy
  • *****Hard
Some of the best dive sites in Ixtapa are:
  • Sacramento A/B ***
  • Bajo de Jaime ***
  • Bajo Perdido ***
  • Bajo Seco ***
  • Torresillas ***
  • Bajo del Chato *
  • Zacatoso *
  • Bajo Punta Ixtapa **
  • *Easy
  • *****Hard