Cortez Expeditions is located in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, a magnificent backdrop to The Sea of Cortez. Dive in La Paz and our exclusive adventure boutique offers Scuba training from basic open water through to technical diving. We are the only 5 Star PADI IDC Dive Center in La Paz and teach PADI courses to instructor level. We offer DAN, TDI, IANTD courses, support for film crews, scientists and CCR divers. We are renowned for our expeditions, photo & video workshops. We keep our boat to a maximum of 4 or 6 divers ensuring your experience and interactions are intimate and breathtaking.We have Fourth Element & Apeks equipment in our rental fleet and we include computers.
|Arrival Time Morning Dive||8 :00 AM|
|Gear Cleaning||Place to Clean Gear|
|Water Temperature||75°F-85°F, 25°C-30°C|
These dives take divers out on a boat to a destination. Recommended that divers are comfortable taking a giant stride or a back roll entrance into the water.
This type of dive will take a diver deeper than 18 meters (59 feet), and most will go to 30 meters (98 feet) or more beneath the surface. There is unique marine life at great depths that can only be seen on deep dives.
These massive rays are mesmerizing to watch, often curious and not scared of divers. These dives offer a high probability of manta ray sightings.
Coral reefs are beautiful and endangered ecosystems bursting with life and color, and offer the most popular type of dive.
Local 6 Marina Palmira, Pichilingue Km. 2.5, Lomas de Palmira, 23010 La Paz, B.C.S.
shop hoursMon:9 :00 AM - 5 :00 PM
Tue:9 :00 AM - 5 :00 PM
Wed:9 :00 AM - 5 :00 PM
Thu:9 :00 AM - 5 :00 PM
Fri:9 :00 AM - 5 :00 PM
Sat:9 :00 AM - 2 :00 PM
Dive Sites and RequirementsGet to know the most popular dive sites and the skills required to make those dives before you book.
Dive Site: El Bajo
This site is a where you can see Dolphins, Eagle Rays, Eels, Flounders, Groupers, Hammerhead Sharks, Manta Rays, Porcupinefish, Pufferfish, Scorpionfish, Sea Turtles, Seahorses, Stingrays, Trumphetfish, Whales, and Yellowtail Snapper. You will reach this site by Boat.
This dive site is perfect for Intermediate, and Advanced divers.
Dive Site: La Reina
This site is a where you can see Angelfish, Barracuda, Batfish, Coral Reef, Coral Restoration, Dolphins, Eagle Rays, Eels, Flounders, Groupers, Hammerhead Sharks, Manta Rays, Moray Eels, Parrotfish, and Pipefish. You will reach this site by Boat.
This dive site is perfect for Beginner, and Intermediate divers.
Dive Site: Los Islotes
This site is a where you can see Angelfish, Coral Reef, Dolphins, Eagle Rays, Eels, Flounders, Groupers, Hammerhead Sharks, Manta Rays, Moray Eels, Parrotfish, Pipefish, Porcupinefish, Pufferfish, Scorpionfish, Sea Turtles, Seahorses, Stingrays, Trumphetfish, and Yellowtail Snapper. You will reach this site by Boat.
This dive site is perfect for Beginner divers.
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