Freedive Training, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Company : Xtreme Gap Year
Activities: Adventure Holidays / Scuba Diving
Duration: 1 week to 3 weeks
Approx Costs: 750 to 2000 £ Pound (UK)

We offer freedive courses according to the AIDA certification requirements with a professional freedive instructor. 

Besides the course we will take you diving in amazing underwater caves, beautiful lagoons, sea wrecks and you can choose a special dive, depending on the season: whale sharks, bull sharks (only 3 star), lion fish hunt, scuba dive, Maya ruins or sail fish run. 

We focus on giving you the best preparation to feel comfortable going freediving, plus we will give you lots of extra information about the area, where once the great Mayan civilization bloomed. You will end up on the bottom of the sea posing on the prow of a ship wreck for our photographer, with nothing but the air in your lungs!  We have put together an amazing package unique in this world for you!!

It is our goal to not just give you the proper theoretical and practical know-how, but also to truly make you feel   the amazing experience of freediving. It is an exciting sport and a way to really challenge and look at yourself, and to learn that you can do so much more than you think! It is perfect for boys as well as girls and the best way to really get in touch with the underwater world!

Playa del Carmen and its surroundings is a place like no other in the world. The list of things to do is endless and you will love the whole vibe and fall in love with the Mexican hospitality and laid back life style.



  • Dive up to 16 meters on a single breath
  • Dive in the crystal clear blue waters of the Caribbean sea
  • Explore underwater caves without having to bring any equipment
  • 5 trips to different dive sites, each with their unique specifications
  • Choose an extra special dive: whale sharks, bull sharks, scuba dive, Maya ruins, sail fish run or lion fish hunt
  • Go diving to a ship wreck in front of the crystal clear waters of the island Cozumel
  • A chance to practice with experienced free divers
  • Get 2 and/ or 3 star certification



  • 1 week - 2 star AIDA course - £899
  • 2 weeks - 2 star AIDA Course and 6 training dives - £1299
  • 3 weeks - 2 + 3 star AIDA course & 6 training dives - £1699

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Xtreme Gap Year Freedive Training, Playa del Carmen, Mexico Reviews


it was the best time of my life !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

By: joe
Nationality: british
Age: 14

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