Puerto Vallarta is part of the beautiful Bahia de Banderas (or Bay of Flags), on the Mexican Riviera. It serves as host to the giant manta rays, the magnificent humpback whale, loggerhead and green turtles (to name some), and also our year-round residents, the bottlenose dolphin. There is a fascinating variety of tropical fish - among them the angelfish, sergeant major, damsel fish, parrot fish, trigger fish and many more.
Boca Divers Dive Sites & Location Map

Los Arcos

Distance from Boca Divers.... 5 - 10 minutes.

Scuba diving at Los Arcos, "The Arches" can be the equivalent of dipping into a large aquarium... filled with friendly, tropical fish. With multiple sites ranging from 15 to 60 feet, and deeper, divers will encounter interesting and varied terrain. On the west side of Los Arcos exists the abyss, known as "Devil's Canyon" , with a drop of approx. 1600 feet... provides for a fascinating wall-dive experience.

With it's rich marine life and interesting underwater topography, Los Arcos offers something special for the snorkelers and all levels of divers.

Distance from Boca Divers.... 3 - 5 minutes.

Colomitos is a small, picturesque cove, located just around the bend from Boca de Tomatlan, and offers an up-close (seclude from the crowds) dive experience with a sharply-sloped underwater hillside... where we can observe a variety of aquatic creatures dwelling amongst the embedded rocks and boulders that are precariously perched along its walls.

A great dive experience day or night from 30 to 120 feet.

Distance from Boca Divers.... 15 - 20 minutes.

Majahuitas is a coved area, close to shore, with a gradual slope and is populated by friendly schools of tropical fish and is a favorite amongst snorkelers and divers alike due to its shallow depths and abundance of aquatic life.

Majahuitas is a popular and easy dive with something for everyone.
Dive depths go down to approximately 120 feet.

El Chimo
Distance from Boca Divers.... 50 - 55 minutes.

The Chimo dive site is located near the southern end of the Bay of Banderas and is considered to be one of the most fantastic dive sites in the entire bay. The remote area is usually teeming with aquatic life of every description - from giant mantas, dolphins, whales and turtles... to the beautiful Moorish Idols, Sargeant-Majors, and the delicate sea-horse.

The diving depth ranges from 15 to 120 feet and it's not uncommon to encounter currents... making Chimo a choice for the more experienced divers.

Las Marietas
Distance from Boca Divers.... 60 - 70 minutes.

The Las Marietas Islands are located near the northern end of the Bay of Banderas and is a protected wildlife sanctuary. With its variety of caves, reefs, and drop-offs this is one of the most popular and visited areas, for scuba diving and snorkeling, in the Mexican Pacific.

Dive depths go down to approximately 75 feet.

Kayak Adventure
2 hour guided tour.

Come on a fun and safe adventure, guided to a nearby cove, in the Bahia de Banderas. Kayaks are individual Ocean Kayaks, stable and easy to learn, if this is your first experience. Snorkel Gear is included .

Wish to create your own adventure? Kayaks are available for rent.

 We are constantly doing exploration dives,  to be able to offer you new, non-comercial divesites.  Ask  us about these sites.

So where is BOCA DIVERS?

 BOCA DIVERS is located in "Boca de Tomatlan", an authentic fishing village of rustic character, nestled in a sandy cove, only 10 miles (16 kms.) south of downtown Puerto Vallarta...

Just head south, to Boca de Tomatlan, or approx. 20 minutes from downtown Vallarta. We are located on the south-side of the main street, (Pelicanos) half-way down the hill... you can't miss us.

There are several means of transportation to Boca, but perhaps the easiest and least expensive is to just hop the "Mismaloya-Boca" bus, off the corner of Basili-Badillo & Constitucion (which runs every 15 minutes, from 6 a.m. til 11 p.m. daily) - and simply enjoy the panoramic ocean view. COME ENJOY IT !

courtesy of Ed Murphy /  Do It! in Vallarta Map

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Telephone / Fax: (322) 228-0713

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Address: Pelicanos 518, Boca de Tomatlan

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico

e-mail: bocadivers@gmail.com