NileGuide Expert tip:
Try snorkel trip to little Yal-ku, "love lagoon".
This dive shop is located on the grounds of Hotel Akumal Caribe, and has guides who are from the area and are experts in the history of these beautiful bays and cenotes. They offer cave and cavern dives, cenote dives, deep water dives, snorkel in the bays and cenotes, and fishing trips. They dive the local bays, nearby cenotes, and also offer day trips to Cozumel. Dives cost from $40 to $120 U.S., and packages for multiple days/dives are available. They offer all levels of dive courses, from Resort or Refresher (about $100 U.S.) to Cave and Cavern (about $400 U.S.), as well as Dive Master courses ($600 U.S.) Snorkel trips cost between $25 and $50 U.S., and fishing trips are about $120 U.S.
They also offer general transportation and sightseeing tours. Avelino Cach is a local Maya that has worked in the area for decades, and he is one of the most knowledgeable guides in the area.