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  1. Mexico
  2. Quintana Roo
  3. Cancún

Cancún: BOB Underwater Scooter Adventure

Product ID: 303173
BOB stands for breathing observation bubble and is a great way to discover the marine life that populates the Chitales Coral Reef. Whilst you breathe through your bubble-like helmet, discover life underwater just like when scuba diving.
About this activity
Duration: 35 minutes
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Ride your own mini submarine through the Chitales Coral Reef
  • Breathe underwater through a bubble-like helmet
  • See turtles and an abundance of colorful tropical fish
Full description
Upon arrival at the reef site you will board the main boat and receive complete instructions on how to ride the BOB scooter. Sit back and relax on a motor boat through the lagoon out to sea. Whilst on the surface of the water, mount the BOB and be gently lowered down to about 20 feet.  

Whilst you breathe through your bubble-like helmet, ride underwater just like when scuba diving. You will have 30 minutes to enjoy navigating your personal submarine in the clear waters of the Mexican Caribbean. It’s very common to come across sea turtles in this area not to mention an abundance of colorful tropical fish. 

After coming back to the surface, you can drink water or soda on the platform before returning to the starting point.
  • Guide and safety instructions
  • Underwater scooter ride
  • Refreshments
What’s Not Included
  • Pickup from your hotel
  • Photos and videos
  • Reef preservation fee ($12 per person)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with claustrophobia
  • People with heart problems
  • People with respiratory issues

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Aquaworld, Blvd. Kukulcan, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

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Important information
What to bring
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Water shoes
Not allowed
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
Participants must:

• Be between 12 and 60 years old
• Be between 1.20m (4 ft) and 1.85m (6ft)
• Have a maximum width of 60cm (2 ft)
• Complete a special form before the activity

• This activity is not permitted if you have ear problems, asthma, or epilepsy
• A feef preservation fee of $12 per person is payable on the day
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January 29, 2020

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Aquaworld Cancún

Product ID: 303173