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Whale Sharks

FUN, UNIQUE AND SAFE ACTIVITY FOR ALL FAMILY

Book now from $169 USD

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Swimming with Whale shark
Swimming with Whale shark

Discover and swim with the wonderful whale shark

The whale shark is the largest fish in the world and totally harmless to humans. Swimming with this majestic animal is an unforgettable experience, to share with family and friends.

Being able to observe its slow and poetic movements through the water is an infinite learning about the marine animal kingdom and our relationships with it.

Unique lifetime experience

The Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico is one of the few places in the world where you can see the whale shark. These gentle giants are slow swimmers relative to their colossal size.

Hundreds of whale sharks visit the Caribbean coast of the Yucatan Peninsula during the summer season (June to mid September) to feed on plankton, which is very abundant at this time of year.

Swimming with Whale shark
Swimming with Whale shark
Snorkel with Whale shark
Love to make bubbles underwater boat
Whale Shark swimming experience

We work with the

best whale shark tour

mexican operator

In addition to have professional equipment, most of the captains and sailors are fishermen's children and know the sea and whale sharks perfectly.

Booking

Regular prices:
$179 Adults / $169 Children
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Save $10 USD p/p booking with at least 7 days in advance.

$10 USD National Park fee not included and must be paid directly on the day of the excursion.

Itinerary

7:30 AM
Hotel pick up in Cancun
(6:30 AM Playa del Carmen, 5:45 AM Tulum) on a private van (10 people maximum) with air conditioning
8:00 AM
Informative meeting at the Cancun Marina. Certified bilingual guides will provide you with information about safety, whale sharks, the area of ecosystems and guidelines on how to do the activity. During the information session, there will be coffee, juices, fruits and cereals.
8:30 AM
Departure from the marina to the whale shark reserve in the open waters of Isla Contoy, Holbox and Isla Mujeres. Once we find them (45 min - 1:30hrs), you will have the unique opportunity to observe them from the boat and to swim with them (2 people and a guide at a time)

Mexican whale shark conservation law applies. We will do between 2 and 3 jumps per pair. On the way back, we'll provide you with some sandwiches, water and soft drinks (vegetarian menu available to request at the time of your reservation)

12:30 PM
Free diving at the ISLA MUJERES reef
1:30 PM
Caribbean lunch prepared by the captain: the famous CEVICHE (sandwiches, fruits, beers, waters and soft drinks), which you can try on the boat off the coast of Isla Mujeres or, a typical experience, in the turquoise waters of PLAYA DEL NORTE ( one of the most beautiful beaches in the world)
2:30 PM
Return to Cancun where our comfortable van will be waiting for you with air conditioning for you to return to your hotel.

What is included

  • Roundtrip transportation from Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum (with air conditioning)
  • Food and drinks (including our famous “ceviche”)
  • Full snorkel equipment

What to bring

  • Swimsuit and towel
  • A shirt with long sleeves to protect yourself from the sun (thus, we protect the environment by reducing the use of sunscreen)
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Cameras (the arm more than 30cm is prohibited in the area)
  • Biodegradable sunscreen (to use before getting on the boat)
  • Cash (for tips and souvenirs) and $10 USD or $200 MXN in cash to pay for the National Park bracelet

Cancellations

Please contact us ASAP if you’ve booked an experience and you want to cancel.

100% refund will apply in the following cases:

  • If the service is canceled by the provider. For example, in case of bad weather and it is not possible to reschedule.
  • Due to illness (presenting a medical report).
  • If the cancellation is made at least 48 hours before the day of the tour.
  • If a date change is requested at least 48 hours before the tour date and a new date cannot be agreed.

50% refund will apply:

  • If the cancellation is made before 5 p.m. (local time) the day before the tour.
  • If a date change is requested before 5pm (local time) the day before the tour and a new date cannot be agreed.

Refunds will not apply:

  • If the client does not appear on the date and time of the visit.

let’s swim together

let’s swim together

let’s swim together

let’s swim together

let’s swim together