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Cancun: Swim with Whale Sharks Boat Tour

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Swim with whale sharks in Cancun when they visit the Mexican coast from mid-May to mid-September. Discover the largest fish in the sea and enjoy a hearty lunch after your swim.


  • Swim with whale sharks in Mayan Riviera, the biggest fish in the sea
  • Enjoy a thrilling ride on a powerboat
  • Learn more about the ecology of these immense creatures


Swim with the mighty whale sharks off the coast of Cancun on this guided boat trip. Be surrounded by these massive creatures, learn about their behavior, and enjoy a hearty lunch after your swimSwim with whale sharks in Cancun, the biggest fish in the sea Start with pickup from your hotel and then hop on a small powerboat from Cancun. The conservation and protection of the area is of top concern so the number of visitors is limited every day and you can only swim with whale sharks with a certified captain and expert guides. Your guide will teach you how to swim with whale sharks in Cancun with instructions that ensure you maximize your experience while causing no harm to the delicate ecosystem. Swim with the whale sharks as many times as you wish during a 3-hour stay in the area. Professional guides will make sure you feel safe and you have the best possible views of the whale sharks – even if you are not an experienced snorkeler. Learn why the whale sharks are called “dominos”, what is “bottling” and why these gentle giants are only interested in eating microscopic meals. Thankfully. Your whale shark adventure from Playa del Carmen or Cancun includes a lunch of the freshest local ingredients to refuel after your huge adventure.


Transportation by air-conditioned minivan Hotel pick up or meeting point pick up Speedboat for maximum 10 passengers Light Lunch: Sanwhiches and Fish Ceviche and Vegetarian options Continental Breakfast Bottled water Soft drinks Snorkel gear

Important Information

  • We offer pick up service in most hotels. In the event that your hotel does not have a pick-up service, we will let you know the closest meeting point the afternoon before the tour by sending a message to your telephone or a notification to the email address indicated in your reservation.

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