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Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya provided by Cancun Shuttle Travel

Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya

Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya
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Duration:
7h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
15
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    7h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Group size:
    15
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Come see and swim nearby the whale shark, the world's largest fish during this seasonal, 7-hour tour. These graceful creatures are enormous but very harmless. From May to September, they feed in the waters off Cancun, giving you a unique opportunity to get in the water with these giants.Each tour has a limit of 10 people and led by a certificated and professional guide who has studied the biology and ecosystem of the whale shark. Use of snorkel equipment, breakfast, lunch and round-trip transportation from Cancun or Riviera Maya hotels are included.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Russian, English, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Your day nearby the whale sharks begins with 7am pickup at your Riviera Maya or Cancun hotel. Transfer to Marina La Amada, where you'll have a light breakfast of juice, coffee, sweet rolls and fruit while listening to a safety briefing and orientation. Learn about whale sharks—their biology and behavior—as well as the ecosystem in which they live and breed. Board a boat for 8am departure to the whale shark reserve near Isla Contoy. Once you've spotted some animals, don the provided snorkel equipment and slip into the water with your guide in small groups to unobtrusively observe.  After your experience swimming and snorkeling nearby the whale sharks, climb back onto the boat and refuel with lunch. Travel to Isla Mujeres, where you can swim in the azure waters and explore the beach. Head back to the marina and transfer back to your hotel at around 2:30pm.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Russian, English, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Your day nearby the whale sharks begins with 7am pickup at your Riviera Maya or Cancun hotel. Transfer to Marina La Amada, where you'll have a light breakfast of juice, coffee, sweet rolls and fruit while listening to a safety briefing and orientation. Learn about whale sharks—their biology and behavior—as well as the ecosystem in which they live and breed. Board a boat for 8am departure to the whale shark reserve near Isla Contoy. Once you've spotted some animals, don the provided snorkel equipment and slip into the water with your guide in small groups to unobtrusively observe.  After your experience swimming and snorkeling nearby the whale sharks, climb back onto the boat and refuel with lunch. Travel to Isla Mujeres, where you can swim in the azure waters and explore the beach. Head back to the marina and transfer back to your hotel at around 2:30pm.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 23698P41
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Light breakfast
  • Lunch (shrimp ceviche and chicken sandwich)
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Life jackets
  • Government fees
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Wetsuit
  • Gratuities
Duration
7h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pick up starts at 6am, depending your hotel location the time may change, we will contact you by email ton confirm the exact pick up time and location. We do pick up major hotels in Cancun and Riviera Maya, if you hotel in not deserved by our route we will set the closest pick up point.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is recommended that you bring a T-shirt with long sleeves, towels, biodegradable sunscreen, swimsuit, and comfortable shoes
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Light breakfast
  • Lunch (shrimp ceviche and chicken sandwich)
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Life jackets
  • Government fees
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Wetsuit
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pick up starts at 6am, depending your hotel location the time may change, we will contact you by email ton confirm the exact pick up time and location. We do pick up major hotels in Cancun and Riviera Maya, if you hotel in not deserved by our route we will set the closest pick up point.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
7h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is recommended that you bring a T-shirt with long sleeves, towels, biodegradable sunscreen, swimsuit, and comfortable shoes
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 28 Jun 2020
A note from Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya
We applying to all international, national and local sanitary rules and protocols focusing on the aspects of hygiene, health, and safety in line with COVID19. We are proud to announce, that we have received the “Safe Travels” stamp from The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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990herbk
990herbk
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Awesome Day!
The boat ride was as fun as the snorkeling! Great views and snorkeling. Hugo was a fantastic guide - searched out f
palomataylor
palomataylor
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Amazing experience!
The boat ride was fun with free drinks and people from all over the world. Isla Mujeres was charming and had great
PaulGartshore
PaulGartshore
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Great cultural experience
Already seen some of the other major tourist site on the peninsula so this was something different. Prompt pick up
Nicole G
Nicole G
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A have to do activity while here!!!!!
The tour was awesome and our tour guide and driver were amazing! Will definitely recommend 10/10! Thomas had so muc
Anja-Svea
Anja-Svea
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Magic mayan place in the jungle
This place is magic! You feel a bit like Indiana Jones as these ruins are still in very good shape and are surround
tarabL4335XU
tarabL4335XU
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Great experience and lots of fun!
We started with the wave runners and that was a blast because we were in the open ocean area. We were able to go as
731daphneep
731daphneep
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Must do!!
This was the best part of our trip! Our guide Ismael was so friendly, so passionate about the Mayan culture and his
Silvia E
Silvia E
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Impressive ruins and underground Cenote!
This was an amazing experience! Tulum Ruins are rich with history, our guide was super knowledgeable and spoke perf
christiescotts
christiescotts
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Terrible business
We booked with them 2 months ahead, they cancelled our reservation the evening on Saturday before our departure. We
jasminer880
jasminer880
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Do not book
They cancelled my transportation the day of. I found out when I got off the plane and had to pay $80 for a taxi.
234meredithh
234meredithh
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Amazing!
Omg!! Sooo happy we used Cancun Shuttle. They arrived at our playa del carmen Airbnb at 5:40am, 5 min early! I was
mmclark28
mmclark28
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Very nice and accommodating to customers. They were on time and reliable.
Vacation with friends and got transportation to and from the airport. I was very satisfied with the service and wou
Emilie W
Emilie W
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Reliable transportation from the Cancun airport
I booked this shuttle as a recommendation from my resort. They were easy to book with and the travel went smoothly.
Qmkhaled
Qmkhaled
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1st class door to door service. Highly recommend.
Excellent day excursions with Alex and his team. Very clean, practices all COVID guidelines and makes the day full
63jasko
63jasko
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Great tour with Alex, Cancun Adventures
We had great experience with our guide Alex, with Cancun Adventures. We decided to take Coba Express tour, so we co
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