40 Canones is one of the most popular dive sites in Mahahual. Here you can find amazing topography with a wall that starts approximately at 12mts/40fts and goes all the way down to 40mts/130fts. On this wall you will find severals canyons and swim throughs. At the top part of the reef you will find most of the life and colours but as you go down it keeps giving you all sorts of life with all kind of fishes and creatures you could expect from the caribbean sea as different species of eels, rays, lobsters, turtles and fishes.
This dive site offers great dive for beginers but also for advanced divers who are looking to get beautiful marine life mixed with crazy topography.
At the same time 40 Canones is a dive site with a low level of risk, most of the time there's great visibility and almost no current.
In 40 Canones we always have to drift (even if there is no current) from south to norh, unless the current doesn't allow us.