Swimming With the Gentle Giants of the Ocean

Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour

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Location

LOCATION:

Cancun

AGES:

Ages 5+

START TIME:

Pick up in Cancun area 7: 30 a.m

NOTE:

Wetsuits to be more comfortable

Snorkels or swimmers

DURATION:

Full Day

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Whale sharks
day

Whale shark migration arrive end May ,  trust me this amazing creatures  are so beautiful. 
 
We have doing this trip for 11 years , from everything starts . Every year we have in the area the Whale Sharks migration , is the biggest in all world. On this trip we  find and swim / snorkeling with BIG Mantas ( Manta Birostris ) too , as mother nature rules, all this is unpredictable , they,  same as Whale sharks are feeding in the surface.
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Whale sharks
day

Whale shark migration arrive end May ,  trust me this amazing creatures  are so beautiful. 
 
We have doing this trip for 11 years , from everything starts . Every year we have in the area the Whale Sharks migration , is the biggest in all world. On this trip we  find and swim / snorkeling with BIG Mantas ( Manta Birostris ) too , as mother nature rules, all this is unpredictable , they,  same as Whale sharks are feeding in the surface.
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Itinerary

6:00 a.m

If you are in Tulum we are for you early to take you to the exit point is North Cancun

7:00 a.m

If we have guest located in Playa del Carmen or Cozumel , we are on Playa del carmen Ferry for our guest coming from Cozumel at this time

7:30 a.m

Pick ups if we have guest in Cancun downtown and Hotel zone. and Playa Mujeres area

7:30 a.m

Meeting at the marina

7:40 a.m

You can have fruit , bread , coffee with us before living

8:00 a.m

All aboard. or before

8:00 a.m – 10:00 a.m

Navigate to the area.

Our pricing
plans

Day with
us

We navigate north for about an hour to the 50 miles square area they are located. Sometimes can be more this time, some other less. Depends on where the Sharks are located.

On the way sometimes we find and swim with Manta rays ( Manta Birostris ) and some other days with Dolphins or Turtles.

Having located the GIANTS will prepare to snorkel with this fantastic creature, Juan Carlos , Luis, Wichita, or one of our guides will explain you before who to get in the water, who to do it, at what time, all the procedure and RULES. we have to follow some Mexican Government rules, They are boat patrols in the area.

You will be in the area until are satisfy , About 2- 3hrs. When you are swimming with them and tired, can out the water at any time , take some time on the boat and jump again following, always following this rules . Will be with them observed feeding. Juan Carlos will give teach you about how to swim with them , behavior.etc
No rush when everybody on board is satisfy to swim with them we back to main land.

On the way back , if conditions allow ,can do 1hr more Snorkeling over a reef near Isla Mujeres , or over a Virgin reef close Isla Contoy ( Xunxachen ) or if you are tired , and prefer not snorkel, we go direct to the beach where Captain will stop for about one hour , this can be at Xunxachen or Playa Norte in Isla Mujeres , a place where our captain, will stop the boat to prepare you ceviche, you can out the boat here, relaxing and swimming on one of the top 10 world places, Playa Norte.( North beach ) The option you prefer. Snorkeling , relax, or just relax. Depends on weather Captain will decide stop at Playa norge or stop at Xunxachen

Travel is from 8.00 a.m to around 14.30 p.m aprox, sometimes we stay longer in the area, to give you the best time.
Sometimes take more time find them.

Transportation
Services

  • Lunch (home made sandwiches all you want)
  • Fruit
  • Shrimp or fish ceviche Mahi Mahi Dorado catch for us
  • Complete snorkel equipment
  • Orange life jacket
  • Guide knowing everything about the Whale sharks
  • Drink water and soft drinks
  • Energy bars in the cooler , cookies and candy bars
  • If you like gatorades just let me know to have some ones for you before
Additional Optionals Go pro en rents : 40 usd per day Wetsuits : 17usd per day

Times

Our first dive

In the day is at the shipwreck, diving through the three levels including the machine room and captain’s room, we continue if the air allows us, in a reef just a few feets distance from the shipwreck, this is the southern part of the Chan- ka-naab Reef.

Finishing this dive will provide lunch ., its time to rest and do our surface interval .

Our second dive

Will be on one of the beautiful reefs that Cozumel offers, with more than 10 different options to choose from. Drift diving for this second dive.

The current for these dives is medium to strong. The visibility as in the whole island is impressive. Without a doubt, this shipwreck diving experience is one that you should have on the island of Cozumel.

Ending dives will take you back depending on the option you prefer to do this is back to the ferry or back to playa del carmen direct on the speed boat .

What do
we need before?

Help us is join us answering what we need on your next email or at the time you booking.

Any questions you have feel free to write to me. Loving to help.

Eduardo : +52 9981164617
Lorena : +52 19982274043

Please complete this list for us.

  • The dates . What preferred dat you like?
  • We need how many people with you for this tour
  • Private or shared tour
  • If you want a special requirement. Something we should know or take care . Maybe Vegetarians / Vegan food for lunch , With time we can prepare you something special , just let us know.
  • Do you like to use Wet suits
  • Transportation . Where are you staying
  • Arriving by your self . We have parking place . Let us know to send you map
  • Round trip transportation option
  • Your questions. This is important , We like you have everything clear on first . Please ask us anything. If we confuse you more than help you with all this info , ask us anything you need to know. We are here for anything you need.
  • Please let me know any doubt or if something its not clear, just ask me, I know my English its not so good.

Our Suggestions
Take dramamine before and on your day , the day is Open Ocean , can be not to comfortable for someones. If you are like sometimes sea sicker its and open ocean adventure, the ocean can be choppy sometimes

What to Bring
Towels , extra clothes, extra cash, Bio sun block ,back pack can be safe on the boat we have a dry place .
No SUN BLOCK allowed

Private Communication
This is very important for us. You can allays contact me at this numbers

You can text us on whatsapp or message at this numbers . You can call me also at any time .

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