Whale Shark Experience

check_circle Availability: Daily
watch_later Duration: 12 Hours
people Adult From: $ 199 USD
face Child From: $ 175 USD

Whale Shark Experience

Excursion Overview

Enjoy this unique experience near Isla Contoy; we will find the largest concentrations of Whale Sharks in the world, making this area a Whale Shark sanctuary. You will have the opportunity to be taken to enjoy the company of these magnificent creature with experts that have been watching and protecting the life in this area for more than 10 years, we will be able to visit this reservation during the season from May to September. 
Large boats are not allowed to guarantee sharks safety, so this activity is operated with boat for up to 10 passengers, one bilingual guide and a captain.
The swim with the creatures is done by turns, allowing only 2 swimmers per round per boat, life vest is mandatory all the time.


Excursion Highlights

  • Unique experience swimming among these stunning creatures.
  • Activity carefully designed to not disturb the sharks during their feeding.
  • Sail along the Caribbean coast.

Tour Includes

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Round Trip transfer from most hotels in Cancun and Riviera Maya Areas.
  • Boat Ride to swimming location.
  • Snorkeling equipment and Life vests.
  • Snacks and Soft Drinks on the way back. (menu variates)

Tour Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Photos
  • Dock and National Park Fees ($12 usd per person approx.)

What to Bring

  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Comfortable shoes/sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap
  • Biodegradable Sun Block
  • Insect Spray
  • Cameras
  • Cash/Credit card for Tips, souvenirs, etc.


Swimming skills required. This tour is not suitable for people with severe physical or motor handicap, serious heart problems, pregnant women, or people who are not able to handle moderate physical activity. People under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to participate in this tour. Dock and National Park Fees ($12 USD per person approx.).

Terms and Conditions

Please confirm your reservation 48 hours in advance call Olympus Tours Riviera Maya office 1-855-203-9910 or email:


Remember no refund for unused.

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