Whale Shark Snorkeling
The Gentle Giants in the Ocean
There is nothing more impressive than swimming with Whale Sharks in their natural habitat, the blue ocean full of Whale Sharks and giant Mantas .
Whale sharks swim and feed on the surface, in the North of the Yucatan peninsula.
5 years ago, Nat-Geo Channel and Scuba Diver Life Site contacted us to film them in the Ocean .
Whale sharks are gentle giants that transmits calm, they are completly harmless, snorkeling close them is completely safe, fun and a unique show for the whole family.
If for any reason we don’t have a group or we are full of spaces in the date you want your tour ,we can arrange your trip with our favorite preferrer partner.
We have a chance to see them of 99% .
We are a family business that we will do everything we can to provide you with the best Whale shark snorkeling experience.
Big Mantas, Mobulas , and for sure the Whale sharks are beautiful creatures that you will be swimming with so close that you will not be able to believe it.
It is definitely an experience you will never forget!
Short trip to the Whale shark area
One hour boat ride in our fast boats.
Lunch And Gear
Lunch and full snorkeling gear included
Small Groups and Private trips
Private Trip available
Every year our staff get courses about this maginificient species.
Round trip transportation included
From any hotel in Cancun or Riviera Maya
We stop to snorkel North Contoy Island in a secret reef to do snorkel while your captain will prepare fresh ceviche
$200USD /per person
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- No Booking Fees
- Money Safe Guarantee
– 7:00 am –
Pick up times
Your driver will be waiting for you in the lobby to take you to our departure point located at Punta Sam.
Pick up times depends hot
– 8:00 am –
Arriving to the exit point
Upon arrival, your driver will take you directly to our host site where we have fruit, bread, juice, and coffee for you before departure .
At 8:15am will put to the Whale shark area.
Those who came alone should be with us at 7:50 am.
Once we have the whole group we’ll be ready to go.
– 9:00 am –
Whale shark Area
Once located we will prepare to everything to get on the water with them , one of our guides will explain how to enter the water, the procedure and the RULES that we must follow.
In the area we have boat patrols checking everything,
You will be in the area for about 2-3 hours.
Any time you get tired, you can get out of the water to rest in the boat and jump again, always following these rules.
Our staff will give you information on how to swim with them and their behavior.
having on board all our guest happy we will return to Isla Mujeres, for rest and ceviche time.
– 1:00 pm –
We move back To Isla Mujeres
On the way back, if conditions allow us, we can do 1 H. more Snorkeling over a reef near Isla Mujeres, or over a Virgin reef close Isla Contoy ( Xunxachen ) or if tired, and prefer not snorkel, we can go direct to the beach where Captain will stop, this can be at Xunxachen or Playa Norte in Isla Mujeres, a place where our captain, will prepare your fresh ceviche, you can out the boat here, relax and swim on one of the top 10 world beaches, Playa Norte.
The option that you prefer , and weather allow us , will depend on the climatic conditions.
Captain will decide to stop at Playa Norte or stop at Xunxachen.
The Tour ends around 2:00 -3:00 PM. Our driver will be waiting for you to take you back to your place
– 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –
Safe and comfortable Drive To your Hotel
Rest be comfortable while your driver is taking you back to your Hotel.
Arriving the exit point you can use the Restrooms and Showers to take out the salt water before drive you back your hotel.
What is included in the tour
- Roundtrip Transportation
- Long time with the Whale sharks
- Lunch including Home made sandwiches, fresh ceviche, fruit, guacamole , cookies,
Vegetarians lunch can be provided under request
- Drinks , water ,soda and juice.
- Light breakfast coffee
- Full Snorkeling gear
- Personal guide
Photos by request,
- Wetsuits on rent
What makes this tour special
The amazing Whale sharks and Big mantas on it
The personal attention ( trust us you will receive very personal attention during your day )
Excellent conditions boats
The great and fresh Ceviche.