* 4 spaces available *

All Experience Levels

Hotel Cozumel and Dive Paradise
February 18 - 26, 2023

Join Ocean First for a winter escape to sunny Cozumel! This promises to be a fantastic trip filled with great diving, a unique eagle ray monitoring program, and awesome new friendships! Space is limited, sign up today!

Trip Leader: Jaimie Albach and Kevyn Huke



Just a short jump from Denver, Cozumel is arguably one of the finest dive destination for all levels of divers. This trip is planned right as we are all tired of winter and bound to be a great vacation! Are you newly certified? This is the perfect place to gain experience and see all sorts of beautiful marine life! Experienced diver? Check out some of the deeper sites down south like Colombia Sur and Devil’s Throat! Working on your photography skills? This trip includes unlimited shore diving so you can dive as much as you want and really perfect your imaging skills.  Our adventure also includes a full day of citizen science as we work with Cozumel Ocean Research on their eagle ray monitoring program! This is the perfect escape and guaranteed to get you recharged. 

Trip Inclusions:

  • 5 days of 3 tank boat dives
  • Unlimited shore diving
  • 8 nights lodging at Hotel Cozumel
  • 1 day eagle ray monitoring program with Cozumel Ocean Research
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Nitrox for certified divers
  • Local taxes
  • Ocean First escorts

Not included:

  • Roundtrip airfare DEN - CZM
  • Meals not mentioned above
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Airport transfers
  • Crew gratuities
  • Baggage fees
  • Any unforeseen cost at the time of booking.
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended)

Trip Cost:

  • $2,575 based on double occupancy
  • $2,950 single occupancy
  • $1,495 non-diver double occupancy

Payment Schedule:

  • Nonrefundable deposit required to reserve: $750
  • Final payment due December 1, 2022
  • Passport must be valid for 6 months after departure date 

Cancellation Policy:

  • Changes made to the reservation may result in additional fees.
  • Cancellation 180 days or more: refund given based on reselling the space, minus the initial deposit.
  • 179 - 120 days: payments made to date are forfeited as well as any vendor fees.
  • 119 days or less or a no-show: no refunds given.
We strongly recommend securing trip cancellation insurance to protect your investment in the unlikely event you need to cancel your trip. Our preferred provider is DAN Trip Insurance.

Standard Recommended Accessories:

  • GoBe S500 LED light
  • Safety sausage w/ whistle (SMB)
  • Squeeze Lock knife
  • Reefsaver

Trip Specific Recommendations: 

  • Primary dive light
  • Hood and/or hooded vest
  • Dry bag
  • Night & Limited Visibility
  • Waves, Tides and Currents
  • Fish ID certification
  • Deep certification
  • Nitrox certification