Snorkel with Whale Sharks on a 3/4 day group snorkeling tour of the Yucatan coast, from Cancun or Isla Mujeres under the direction of an expert guide.

Swim with the world’s largest fish while looking out for dolphins, manta rays, turtles, and more! Immerse yourself in the marine magnificence of Mexico’s waters on this spectacular small-group adventure.

Experience the wildlife encounter of a lifetime!!! Lunch is served on the boat while anchored on the North Beach of Isla Mujeres, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world!! Transportation is included from Cancun. Transportation can be arranged from Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya and Tulum hotels for an additional cost. Transportation cost will be provided at time of booking request. Group and private VIP tours available.

This tour is for  ages 6 yrs or older.

GREAT FOR
adults-only
families
big-groups
couples
  • Pick up locations Cancun or Isla Mujeres only. Transportation is included from Cancun, Playa del Carmen,
    • Riviera Maya (south of PlayaCar) and Tulum hotels are $10 more
  • Snorkel equipment is provided
  • Light breakfast with fruit, coffee, and pastries
  • Lunch in Isla Mujeres: includes ceviche, water/soda, and a swim in turquoise waters
  • Snack – sandwich & water/soda offered on the way back
  • Check-in & pay balance owed. CASH ONLY accepted USD or pesos. (Pesos at daily exchange rate)
  • Breakfast
  • Briefing of how to interact with Whale Sharks
  • 10 people on the boat plus guide & captain
  • Load boat and head to the snorkel location; a 1 1/2 hour to 2 hours  boat ride (ONE-WAY),
  • You are allowed 2 jumps of about 10 to 15 minutes to snorkel with Whale Sharks – guide + 2 people (this is for ALL tour operators)
    • Many people are tired after the 1st jump.  Lots of adrenaline going so by the time you are back you are exhausted.
  • Snack
  • Lunch at Playa Norte in Islas Mujeres
  • Stay a little over an hour to enjoy snorkeling & lunch
  • If you were picked up in Isla Mujeres you will be dropped after lunch
  • 15 min boat ride back to Punta Sam – Cancun
  • *BALANCE: CASH ONLY*
  • It is NOT GUARANTEED to see Whale Sharks.  It is better odds by the 3rd week of June and usually by July numerous whale sharks have arrived to the area.
  • REMEBER TO ALWAYS DO YOUR BEST to respect the animals and if there are 5 or less whale sharks they can only be observed from the boat. This is in an effort to keep these beauties safe and not overwhelmed by tourists.
  • DO NOT TOUCH WHALE SHARKS. Life Jackets are MANDATORY! Freediving is prohibited.
  • No SUN BLOCK! The oil from the sunblock can harm the whale sharks and coral reef. Wear long sleeves or a REEF SAFE rash guard. If you MUST wear sunblock please use organic and apply PRIOR to arriving to the boat to give it time to absorb into your skin.
  • Wetsuits are ONLY allowed if they are proven to be free dive or skin dive certified. The Whale Sharks are surface eaters so it is not necessary to dive down to see them.
  • This tour is for ages 6 yrs or older.
  • It is strongly suggested to bring/take Dramamine pill – This helps with sea sickness. The boat Ride is 1 ½ to 2 hours one way.
  • It is asked that you try to be environmentally conscious. Help reduce the use of plastic and the chances of plastic bottles or cups going to the ocean. Bring a refillable container for water like a yeti or other – There will be a 5-gallon jug of water where you can refill. Please make sure to put trash in the garbage bin, when available place recyclable items in proper places. Refuse straws and plastic bags.
  • Pick up from Cancun or Isla Mujeres. Transportation can be arranged from Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya and Tulum hotels.
  • 100% refund is allowed with a cancellation 2 weeks before the tour/transportation date. All reservations canceled after a 2 week cancellation period are NON-REFUNDABLE. Weather can be an issue with ocean water activities. If a tour is canceled due to weather by the PROVIDER, it is recommended that the tour be rescheduled for another day OR the deposit can be used towards a NON-WATER activity such as Mayan ruins or the cenote tour with ATVs and ziplines. A 100% refund will be granted ONLY if you are unable to reschedule the tour to a different day during your trip OR use the tour credit previously mentioned. It is recommended to schedule all water activities at the beginning of your trip to allow for rescheduling due to weather.
  • Rash guard
  • Towel
  • Sun Glasses
  • Hat
  • Snacks
  • Cash for tips and additional purchases
  • Biodegradable sunblock
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes
  • Underwater camera
  • Tips are not included
Available Options
WHALE SHARK EXPERIENCE
$149 USD TOTAL/Per Person – ($44 USD Deposit)
Available May 15th to September 17th, 2020 – No tours 30th of every month TRANSPORTATION: Includes transportation from Cancun Puerto Morelos & Playa del Carmen. South of Playa from Playa Car to Akumal $25USD Extra per person and from Tulum is $35 per person. See tabs below for more tour information on what is included, what to expect, what to know, what to bring, and what is not included.
TBD
lasts 6 to 7 hours
monday, tuesday, wednesday, Thursday, friday, saturday, sunday
PRIVATE – 10 PEOPLE MAX PER BOAT
$1699.00 ENTIRE BOAT – ($799.00 Deposit)
Available May 15th to September 17th, 2020 Private boat with 1 to 10 people per boat. Only for your group. Same tour info above Groups can be much larger than 10 people we can only have 10 people max per boat. We can also customize this tour for your private group. See tabs below for more tour information on what is included, what to expect, what to know, what to bring, and what is not included.
TBD
lasts 6 -7 hours
monday, tuesday, wednesday, Thursday, friday, saturday, sunday

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