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Scuba Dive With Beyond Diving

Scuba Diving in Playa del Carmen   


Would you like to learn to scuba dive along the reefs of Playa del Carmen? Train to become a certified Cave Diver or Technical Diver?


Cenote Cavern Diving Beyond Diving is not just another dive center in Playa del Carmen.  Whether you want to learn to scuba dive, or you want to become a more proficient diver, we are here to help. We offer training courses through PADI  and IANTD.

Beyond Diving Dive Center is personally attended by the owners who are passionate divers and dive instructors. All of our rental equipment is top of the line. Our BCD's, wetsuits, fins and masks are Aqualung and our regulators are Apeks. The way we see it, if we wouldn't use our own rental equipment, neither should our guests. We want you to have a completely safe and enjoyable experience while you are our guest. We dont want you to worry about the condition of the rental equipment.

We are not a cattle boat operation. We have always worked under the principle that scuba diving should be an enjoyable activity for all involved. Be it the instructor, divemaster or our divers, we want everybody to have a great time during the dives. That is why we have set a limit of no more than 4 divers per instructor/guide ever!  Also, we want to get to know you! We want to help you become a better diver even if you don't take a course with us. We will help you fine tune your buoyancy, get the proper weight you need for your dive and maximize your dive time!  After all, you have come all this way, so we want to make sure your dive lasts as long as possible (within safety limits).


We are convenientely located in the heart of the Riviera Maya in Playa del Carmen.

Whether you are interested in diving some beautiful ocean reefs, diving or snorkeling the caverns and caves of our world famous Cenotes, the adrenaline of scuba diving with bull sharks (Carcharhinus leucas) (November to March), technical diving, increasing and perfecting your skills by taking a specialty course (or many!)  or snorkelling with the world's biggest fish, the whale shark (May to September), you are in the right place.

Our specialty is diving in the cenotes. With crystal clear water, and visibility in excess of 100 meters (300+ feet), little-to-no current and amazing rock formations, your cavern dives in the cenotes will be hard to top. Let one of our certified and experienced  guides take you beneath the ground and explore the beauty of the cenotes.

Playa del Carmen Scuba Diving is awesome! Drift diving is king! Come check out our beautiful ocean reefs or the famous Mama Vina wreck and experience it for yourself. Let us introduce you to some of our resident mooray eels (giants!), sea turtles, and assorted species of colorful reef fish and invertebrates.


Also, you can make a difference by joining us in one of our Lionfish hunting trips, where we go out specifically to try to help control the population of these invasive and extremely destructive fish.  Afterwards, we may even feast on some fresh ceviche!

lionfish hunt


Learn to dive today with Beyond Diving! PADI is the world's biggest and most recognized scuba diving training agency. Our certified and experienced instructors will make sure your scuba diving course is fun, safe and stimulating. If you're already certified, and would like to further expand your scuba diving education, we offer all levels of PADI certification up to Divemaster as well as many Specialty Courses!

We also offer IANTD courses from Open Water Diver all the way to Technical Cave and Trimix Diver.  You  have worked hard to become a proficient diver, don't settle for substandard technical or cave diving courses. At Beyond Diving, we will push you to the limits of your physical ability and show you that those limits are all self imposed. We will work as hard as you do to make sure you are the best cave and/or technical diver possible.  Mind you, Technical and Cave Diving is not for everybody.  These courses and this type of diving require much discipline, commitment and planning. You think you have what it takes? Then check out our Technical and Cave diving courses section and take the next step in your diving evolution.



Beyond Diving Dive Center offers scuba diving packages to suit your schedule. You can choose from one of our pre made packages, or you can create a custom dive package!


So what are you waiting for? Why are you still reading this page? Start exploring the rest of the site and see everything that we have in store for you and everything that you can experience during your next vacation to our small slice of heaven.



PADI Playa del Carmen        IANTD Playa del Carmen Cave Diving

Beyond Diving in Playa del Carmen, Mexico


Beyond Diving is a Gay Friendly Dive Center


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Take your Enriched Air Diver Course with us and enjoy FREE NITROX for all dives you do for the rest of your stay!

Dive with Bull Sharks

Join us this winter (November to February) for the excitement of diving with bull sharks! Beyond Diving does not feed or chum to attract the sharks. We let them come to us naturally and peacefully without creating a feeding frenzy!

Dive with Bull Sharks in Playa del Carmen


Our Location



Calle 46 (Ave CTM) between 1a. Avenida and the Beach. Playa del Carmen, QROO                   



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