Whaleshark Snorkeling Tour
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Swim alongside the
largest fish in the world!
The whaleshark season starts on May and ends September every year. If you are visiting the Riviera Maya area between those months this is an experience you shouldn't miss!
The whale shark is completely harmless to humans, it is actually a very docile and curious creature. The Whale Shark swims very slowly on the surface which makes it easy and relaxing to swim with them.
Structure of the Tour
The tour begins with a pick up at your hotel. The hour of your pick up depends on the location of your hotel.(We will confirm the exact time of pick up when you have completed your reservation).
South of Playa Del Carmen: 5:50 am
Playa del Carmen: 6:10 am
Cancún: 7:30 am
At 8:00 we set off in the boat to search for the Whale Shark and mantas (about 50 min), once we reach the feeding area we will spend approximately 3 hours snorkeling with the whale sharks and Manta Rays near the Islands of Isla Mujeres and Holbox.
Afterwards we will stop off to snorkeling on a Caribbean reef close to Isla Mujeres. When you get back on the boat there will be a lunch of shrimp ceviche and guacamole waiting for you, after eating we will head back to Punta Sam. We will be Back at Punta Sam, Cancun at 14:30 approximately.
Swimming with the Whale Sharks is done by groups of 2 people accompanied by a certified guide at all times.
Guides: German, Dutch, French, Italian, English and Spanish (please specify in which language you prefer the tour).
There is a $13 usd p/p dock fee payable upon arrival to the pier. (Not included in the tour's price).
Round Trip Transportation (Air conditioned transport)
Water and soft drinks throughout the day
Fish and shrimp ceviche
Vegetarian option available on request
Sandwiches available on the boat when ever you want
Complete snorkeling equipment and life jacket
Everyday (weather permissible) from June 1st until September 15 every year
Adults $199 usd
Kids (up to 11 y/o) $179 usd
What to bring:
Bio degradable sun protector or rashaguard.
Wetsuit if you have one
$13 usd p/p for dock tax
This tour is guaranteed you swim with the Whale Shark. If you don't see whale sharks on our tour we return 80% of your money (20% is to cover only transportation costs)