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Whale Shark Experience by Cancun Adventures

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Open today: 09:00 - 17:00

Whale Shark Experience by Cancun Adventures
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This is a once of a lifetime experience, snorkel with the biggest fish in the world "The Whale Shark". These thirty foot long creatures will leave you breathless!
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Mza 255 Carretera Cancun-Tulum | Lote 25, local 48, Col. Ejido, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 888 526 2238
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was AMAZING!! Our tour guide was Sam with our driver Pepe both were very nice!. Sam is a one of a kind tour guide very knowledgeable and personable! We are very happy we were able to do this once in a life time thing!...More

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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I went on our honeymoon and did the whale shark excursion and had an amazing time. Although when we went we knew it was the end of the season we still got to see a fair amount. So I couldn't even imagine...More

Thank Miranda H
Reviewed 4 days ago

i highly recommend you do this if you ever have the opportunity! We had the time of our life and were able to check this one off our bucket list! I can't remember the name of our tour guide, but he was awesome! We also...More

Thank Jewell K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked with Amstar (our BA rep in hotel) who was very helpful. Our main guide Michelle was very knowledgeable and passionate about whale sharks. She was also very attentive, along with Daniel, who between them ensured all four of us had a truly amazing experience....More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I very highly recommend this excursion! Lobo was our guide & he was awesome! We got to swim with the whale sharks as well as the manta rays. They also fed us some wonderful sevecie and we swam off the gorgeous beach of Isla Mujeres....More

Thank 44melissa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warning you go way out in the Ocean, but the ride was still pretty fast and very safe. The Whale Sharks (W/S) are amazing to see up so close. You are not allowed to touch them but you are close enough where you could. Our...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family(kids 9&12) and I went on a fantastic whale shark snorkel trip the first week in August. Our Cancun adventure representative, Sam, did a wonderful job ensuring that we were both safe, Educated,entertained, and comfortable. He worked hard to meet all of our needs...More

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This whale shark experience was truly a “once in a lifetime” experience! The crew does an excellent job of keeping everything running very smoothly in what could be a chaotic time. Michelle, Daniel and Nacho were all absolutely wonderful! Michelle did a great job informing...More

1  Thank Molly H
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My longtime dream came true! The company picked us up right on time. Michelle taught us about the animals along with rules and what to expect. She was very knowledgeable and passionate about the whale sharks. They had snacks for us in the van and...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I'll definitely say the boat captains and guide were by all means, great people and worked hard to deliver a great experience. Very nice and very skilled at their tasks on our trip. Unfortunately the "Unforgettable" and "Once in a lifetime" experience was a total...More

1  Thank MHfry1
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Alan E
19 June 2017|
Response from Danny B |
The whale sharks are in the Cancun area from June to the middle of September. Whale sharks are filter feeders and during this time it is spawning season for tuna, mahi mahi, and other fish. The whale sharks are there... More
26 May 2017|
Response from The Adventures G | Property representative |
Hola! Tenemos wetsuits disponibles en renta para quienes prefieran usarlos, ya que no es indispendable.
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Jessica T
28 April 2017|
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Response from shanapeist1 |
Not anymore that's what heard but double check with the company you are booking whith.( they got new rules )