Whale Shark Encounter

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Tulum
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Tour description

This is the ultimate adventure! come and snorkel with the biggest fish in all oceans, he´s the king, and we have this adventure for the lovers of the ocean. The whale shark is a peaceful animal which loves to gather in our caribbean islands, come and swim with him and get in love with this amazing tour. Duration of the activity is around 6 to 8 hours. The location is near Cancun. We Include: Professional PADI guide. -Round trip transportation (all the means of transportation count with A/C). -Welcome coffee, milk, sweet bread, water, natural orange juice, sandwich and fruit. -Comfortable boat fully equipped, shaded area. -Water and soft drinks, during the day. -High quality snorkel equipment and life jacket. -Lunch: varied sandwiches, shrimp ceviche or fish, guacamole and fruits.– Free time to relax and swim in Isla Mujeres.

According to your hotel location the tour can start at:05:45 AM (Tulum) – 06:45 AM (Playa del Carmen) – 07:45 AM (Cancun).We pick you up at the scheduled time in your hotel and direct to Cancun, during the trip our guide will give you a brief about the day plan and the whale shark biology and its habitat. Once we arrive to the marine, you can relax and have breakfast, then we will depart to the whale shark area to start our search, once spotted, we will start with the snorkelling activity, with the maximum of one ship per whale shark and we will swim in groups of two people per guide.After swimming, we will serve different sandwiches, fruit, water, soft drinks and beer and we will return to Isla Mujeres for lunch.  After an hour of relax or swimming in the fantastic beach Playa Norte in Islas Mujeres, we will return to the marine at about 03:30 PM.During the tour, our guides will provide you with information about the fauna of this beautiful ecosystem; they will explain security measures and let you have a great time.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup
  • Breakfast
  • Bottled water
  • Beverages
  • Driver
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What's not included

  • Gratuities