If you like adventure and exploring! In the waters of the Caribbean Sea of Isla Mujeres you will find incredible sculptures at a depth of 30 feet, a unique aquatic gallery in the world. n these crystal clear waters you can snorkel and / or di ...
If you like adventure and exploring!
In the waters of the Caribbean Sea of Isla Mujeres you will find incredible sculptures at a depth of 30 feet,a unique aquatic gallery in the world.
n these crystal clear waters you can snorkel and / or dive, in Galería Manchones you will find most of them, the sculptures are at a depth of 8 meters, the sculptures are made with a special concrete that facilitate the creation of corals. This set of pieces brings together works by artists Jason de Caires Taylor, Karen Salinas, Rodrigo Quiñones and Salvador Quiroz, currently there are more than 500 sculptures submerged in the Caribbean Sea, some are found in:
To visit the works of the Underwater Museum (MUSA) you must do it with diving or snorkeling equipment, there is also the option of the glass bottom boat.
If you choose to dive in Isla Mujeres, you must take or have previous diving lessons, during the tour basic diving equipment, an instructor, and supervised diving are provided. To carry out this activity, a good state of health is required.
Some of the underwater sculptural works that you will find are:
It is common to observe sea turtles in the areas where the sculptures were placed and due to the proximity to the coral reefs they attract all kinds of living creatures, some of which were thought to be in danger of extinction.
Isla Mujeres is one of the best places to dive in Cancun.
Hotel Mia Reef for its location on the north beach is a very visited place to practice snorkeling safely, If you need to quote a few days of stay to know this paradisiacal destination, write us with pleasure we will advise you.