TOURS FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
COZUMEL SCUBA DIVING LESSONS
The best place for beggineres
Cozumel is an island of countless attractions in the middle of a sea of
excitement. Your vacations in Cozumel will be full of surprises and adventures
as you explore its wonders as well as a great variety of activities and sports.
Warm, friendly people live in the small town of San Miguel, where a waterfront boulevard offers spectacular views from its restaurants, cafes, and stores.
A Cozumel visit is ideal for putting up your feet and unwinding, and since its
waters are tranquil and transparent, it is also perfect to practice water
sports. Just offshore, you find the world´s second largest coral reef and you
will feel compelled to snorkel.
In our tour we depart from the Marina meeting point in
Cancun at 7:30
am and there, we will take
you to Playa del Carmen dock in a comfortable air-conditioned bus (only 50 minutes ride). In Playa del
Carmen we will take you to
aboard our speed boat to take you to Cozumel, it takes only 40 minutes.
Arriving to Cozumel our
guides will take you to our marina on the beach (five minutes walking distance) Arriving to the marina our dive master will privide
you with your scuba diving lessons on the beach.
There will be 6 divers per instructor maximmum. There will provide you with your
equipment (tank, regulator, fins, weight belts and mask). The wet-suites are available for rent at the marina (10 usd per suit). The average temperture is 70 fahrenheit. It takes aproximately one hour your scuba lessons.
After you are ready, we will get in our scuba boat and take you to our 35 feet deep dive in a beatiful coral reef. (most of the time is at the "Paraiso
Reef"). The dive master will jump in the water with you and, will lead you to the most beautiful area and view. You´ll get amazed !!!. The dive last approximately 45 minutes (that´s what the tank last).
After visiting the reefs we will take you back to Cozumel downtown, to a restaurant to have a delicious lunch (to choose chicken fajitas, beef fajitas or fish).
After lunch, shopping time to get great deals of this duty free shops.
shopping , we will take you back to Playa del Carmen around 6 pm to take our transportation from Playa del Carmen to your hotel in Cancun.
07:30 Meeting point (very
close from your hotel)
08:00 Departure from Cancun to Playa del Carmen by air-conditioned bus
09:30 Arrival to the pier of
Playa del Carmen
10:00 Departure of the speed
boat to Cozumel (450 passengers capacity)
10:45 Arrival to Cozumel
lessons and scuba diving
14:00 Return from the Scuba Diving tour to our restaurant in downtown to enjoy a delicious lunch
15:00 Free time for shopping and sightseeing in downtown Cozumel
16:30 Appointment at the Cozumel main pier to take the ferry to get back to Playa del Carmen
17:00 Departure from Cozumel
to Playa del Carmen by boat
17:45 Arrival to the Playa
del Carmen pier to take our transportation to your hotel
19:00 Arrival to your hotel.
There is a federal tax of $12 usd for every person that visit the reefs and
the pier, and this fees are
payable directly in Cozumel.
Light sportswear Walking shoes Hat Camera Suntan lotion
Round trip transportation from the marina in Cancun (near your hotel) to Playa del Carmen
Rournd ferry transportation
Playa del Carmen to Cozumel
Beach club facilities
Scuba diving equipment
Dive master lessons
Two tanks (one for lessons and one for scuba)
Time for shopping
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE DEPARTURE FROM CANCUN
Do you have Hotel pickup service?
All our Land Tours have pick up service from most of the Hotels in Cancun Hotel zone, downtown and Playa Mujeres.
There are just a few hotels that we do not have pick up service, due the streets are small for a bus or are in a pedestrian street, in these, cases we always look for a Hotel located walking distance from your hotel to pick you up.
Once we now the Hotel that you will be staying, we can look for the closest Hotel option to pick you up.
Most of our tours by boat or water sports activities depart from a duck or Marina in the Cancun Hotel Zone and are close to the hotels, and it is very easy to get there only taking a public bus or a taxi, the public bus rate is cheap only 80 cents of a dollar.
Once you reserve we will send you an electronic tour voucher with the departure time, place and how to get there.
Now if you prefer to be picked up at your hotel we can arrange transportation with an extra cost, ask your sales executive to give you options and prices.
Questions about reservations and cancellations
How much in advance, should I make the reservation?
We do recommend you to make your reservations as far in advance as possible so that you are sure to get the tour that you like, whenever you want to go.
There are many times we have no space available, so we recommend to make your reservations at least 5-6 days in advance.
HOW TO RESERVE?
You can reserve in a very easy process of 4 steps:
1.- Once you have chosen the tour that you like to buy, put the number of adults and children that you like to reserve, after chose the date and the click on “click to quote here” and the quotation screen will appear, check the price and if you like to buy it just click on “Add to cart”.
2.- Your Shopping cart screen will appear and if you like to add more services just chose what kind of service you like to add and it will take you the menu of the service you chose. you can add as many as you like, when you finish just fill the blanks with the information required, you can read the Privacy Notice and then click on “I agree and continue”.
3.- The payment screen will appear with your name and the total you have to pay, just click “Pay Now”.
4.- You will be directed to Pay Pal web site. PayPal is the safer, easier way to pay online. The service allows anyone to pay in any way they prefer, including through credit cards, bank accounts, PayPal Smart Connect or account balances, without sharing financial information. Right after you made the payment you will receive a receipt of payment and in less than 24 hours, you will be receiving your Confirmed Electronic Service Vouchers with all important information like; pickup time and place, what to bring, meeting point and how to get there, etc. You have to print these tour vouchers and bring a copy with you, in order to give the tour vouchers for every service to the guides at boarding time or at the piers at check in time.
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How can I pay if I do not have a credit card?
You can also pay in US Dollars through bank wire money to the following account:
Account number: 0155770805
Swift Code: MENOMXMT
Beneficiary name: Viajes Turismo y Aventura S.A. de C. V.
Do I have to pay always the total cost of my purchase at once?
If you are buying hotels, or escorted tours, yes you have to pay the total cost of your purchase.
If you are buying tours, transfers or renting private yachts or catamarans, your sales executive can assign a deposit, and the balance can be pay at least 3 days before the date of the service.
In some cases and if you request it, you can pay the balance at boarding or check in time, ask your sales executive if you need to prefer to do these.
How can I check the status of my reservation?
It is our objective that you know what is happening with your reservation, so you always can check at the main page (home) of www.cancunalltours.com at “My reservation” only by writing your name, last name and reservation number.
You can also call Toll Free: 1 866 97 85 985 from USA and Canada or +52 998-848 1780 from the rest of the world. If you are already, in Cancun our local number is 848-17-80 and if you are in Mexico but outside Cancun call Toll Free 01 800 841 9691, We have also a direct CHAT (click here).
What is your cancellation policy?
Our Tour Cancellation Policies are as follow:
- Over 48 hours before your service time, a full refund will apply.
- From 47 to 36 hours before your service time 80% refund will apply
- 35 hours to the same day and no-mostrars no refund will be given.
What happened if I reserve and the prices increase when I take the tour?
Cancun All Tours guarantees the price or rate of a Hotel, Tour, transfer or any service from any possible future increase by submitting the reservation and your full payment.
What Happen If the wheatear conditions are nor good?
We do have a Weather Guarantee; If you like to change the date of the tour due a bad weather conditions you can do it without any charge if you do it at least 24 hours before the service time.
Why should I choose Cancun All Tours?
1.-We are pioneers reserving on line tours with more than 16 years of experience
2.-We have the largest menu, for tours, activities, touristic services and transportation vehicles
3.-The price that you see is the price that you pay there are no hidden fees
4.-Guarantte of bad weather (see more)
5.-Our cancellation policies are on your side (see more)
6.-We use the most secure on line payment system (Pay Pal) where nobody see your credit card or bank information
7.- To reserve with Cancun All Tours is the best way to secure you reservations before you arrive to your destination instead of arrive and find that there are no more available spaces for Hotels, tours, activities or services that you liked to do.
8.-We always have the best promotions and if you buy two tours or more you will get a discount price from tours with regular prices.
9.- When you reserve tours and touristic services ahead of time, you always save money and time due when you arrive to your destination you will spend your time enjoying your vacations, instead of finding someone that can give you trustfully information and making lines to buy tours at the hotels.
10:-You will have the guarantee that you are buying with a company that is legally stablished and register with the Mexican Tourism Department and with more than 16 year of experience in the online tours market.