Submerge yourself in the Caribbean with Viva Wyndham Azteca.
Live new adventures and experiences in a world which will greet you with open arms and a smile. Experience an underwater adventure and get in touch with the natural diversity surrounding you. Enjoy diving in the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean Sea, along the celebrated reefs in Mexico.
An astonishing wall flourishing with coral reefs.
One of the most well-liked reefs due to the overpowering presence of sea turtles, gracing the area with their presence. Also has flat reefs covered with corals.
One of the deepest immersions of this area. This splendid place has volatile coral reefs.
Coral reefs where sponges thrive. Examine the area’s dazzling hard and fan corals.
This site has healthy reefs containing hard and soft corals in all their forms. Observe the great diversity of fish and starfish as they move about over the soft sand.
Courses & Certifications
Programs at our on-site diving center are offered by Aqua Excursions, a Gold Palm PADI 5 Star organization. This recognized diving organization established in Mexico has all the experience necessary to make you feel at ease.
Not certified? Don’t worry. We offer amateur introductory lessons in our pool at no additional charge, as well as courses, at an additional charge to become a certified scuba diver at different levels.
The PADI Discover Scuba Diving Course is a one day course consisting of a theoretical-practice lesson, a lesson inside the pool and a dive out at sea. Equipment is included.
The PADI Scuba Diver Course is a two-day course which provides divers with the appropriate certification to dive anywhere in the world alongside a professional instructor. Consists of three theoretical-practice lessons, three lessons inside the pool and two dives out at sea and includes all necessary equipment.
The PADI Open Water Diver Course is a three-day course which offers five theoretical-practice lessons followed by lessons inside the pool and five dives out at sea at a depth of up to 60 feet.
Divers can choose from a series of diving excursions to the reefs. Divers may also rent all necessary equipment (hydrostatic vests, mask, fins, regulator and wetsuit).
Guests of Viva Wyndham Maya and Viva Wyndham Azteca can enjoy all that the coast of Playa del Carmen has to offer. Dive sites are populated with sea turtles, horse eye jacks, tarpons, green morays and spotted eagle rays. Manta ray, nurse sharks, bull sharks and whale sharks can also be found, particularly during the months of winter. Dive sites range from the renowned black coral reefs of Cozumel Island, to the crystal waters of the nearby "Cenotes", an enchanting circular lake of clear water connected to endless subterranean caves.