Whale Shark Snorkeling Trips

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The world famous “Cancun Whale Shark Adventure Tour” is THE best way to experience the majestic Whale Sharks! Tens of thousands of happy customers to date.

Whale shark season opens May 22nd, 2018
Shared Tours Max 10 per boat

Book online to save $25 per person – apply online booking discount at check-out

Whale Shark Adventure Tour

Snorkel with Whale Sharks

Whale Shark Snorkeling Trip

Tour Description

All Tours include Light Breakfast, Morning Coffee, Safety Briefing, Orientation, Complete Professional Grade Snorkel Equipment (or you can bring your own), Water, Soft Drinks, Gourmet Sandwiches (No white bread like everybody else!) A Full 2 – 2/12 hrs total time with the Whale Sharks, Manta Rays, Dolphins & Turtles

AFTER, the main event there is another snorkeling stop where our crews Prepare the BEST Fish Ceviche you’ve ever had (For those of you who’ve never tried CEVICHE it’s a FRESH FISH salad where Fresh Filets are MARINATED in Fresh LIME juice & Spices. It’s then mixed with freshly chopped Tomatoes, Onions, & Cilantro and Eaten will fresh Tortilla chips!)

On a public whale shark tour you’ll be grouped with other tourists from around the world to a maximum of 10 per boat.

Tour Only Standard Online Booking Price
Adults $180 p/p $155 p/p
Kids 5-11 $160 p/p $135 p/p

Book online to save $25 per person – apply online booking discount at check-out

Standard Pricing

Tour Only
• $180 per Adult
• $160 per Child (5-11 years old)
It is HIGHLY recommended to add round-trip transportation to your reservation

Book online to save $25 per person

Hotel Transfers

Zone 1 Transfer:
• Cancun Hotel or Centro
• +$25.00 per Person

Zone 2 Transfer:
• Riviera Maya (Cancun – Tulum)
• +$39.00 per Person

Optional Wetsuit Rental
• $15.00 per Person
OR Bring Yours FREE

Pricing and Reservations

Whale Shark Adventure Tour

Tour Only (with Online Booking Discount)

$155 per Adult
Standard Rate: $180 per Adult
$135 per Child (5-11 years old)
Standard Rate: $160 per Child
+$15 Option Wetsuit Rental
OR bring yours FREE!

It is HIGHLY recommended to add round-trip transportation to your reservation

Hotel Transfers

Zone 1
Cancun Hotel or Centro
+$25.00
per Person
Zone 2
Riviera Maya
(Cancun – Tulum)
+$39.00
per Person
Marine Park Bracelet

Price does NOT include $10 Mandatory Mexican government bracelet fee per person to enter whale shark protected areas. (Collected at dock) All participants must have the special marine park bracelet on while on the tour. Thank you for your help & cooperation. These funds will be used here in Mexico for whale shark research & conservation.

What to Bring

What to Bring:

• Towel
• Swimsuit
• Comfortable shoes/sandals
• Sunglasses
• Cap
• Biodegradable Sunblock
• Insect Spray
• Cameras
• $10 in cash per person for National Marine Park Entrance Fee Bracelets
• Cash/Credit card for Tips, souvenirs, etc.
• Dramamine, Patches, Ear Buttons, and Ginger etc to PREVENT seasickness.
• Camera
• Other items: Hat, Tennis or Deck Shoes, Long Sleeve Shirt, Other shorts to change into, wetsuit or shorties (available to rent), snorkeling gear (we provide if you do not have)

Tours and Transfer Times

Public Tours:
• 8:00-8:30 AM

Return Time:
• Early to Mid Afternoon

Transportation Pickups
• Approximately 5:30 AM – 7:00 AM
Depending on pickup location, specific pickup and departure time will be coordinated the day before your trip

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation Policy

Time Prior to Reservation

• 72 hrs or more: 100% Refund
• 72 to 48 hrs: 50% Refund
• 24hrs or less: NO REFUND

Whale Shark Adventure Tour

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VIP Private Whale Shark Adventure Tour

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Trip Description

Max 10 per boat

VIP BOATS go out before Public boats

Round Trip “PRIVATE” Transport From Your Hotel/Condo

Our Best Boats & Crews of the day
Extended SWIM TIME with the Whale Sharks & Manta Rays

FREE BOTTLE OF CHAMPAGNE ON ALL VIP DEPARTURES

FRESH FILET OF FISH CEVICHE & ICE COLD BEERS

Private VIP Upgraded Whale Shark Adventure

Professional Grade NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CERTIFIED Snorkel Gear Provided or Bring your own

VIP DIPLOMA Certifying you Swam with a Whale Shark

BEST CREWS: Read About ELMER & RAOUL…….JUNIOR & NESTOR……..ALEX & IRVIN………. SERGIO & NEMO

BEST BOATS

OUR ALL NEW SUPER VIP PRIVATE TOURS USING OUR NEWEST & FASTEST BOATS WITH TWIN High HP YAMAHA MOTORS

TWIN 500-600HP YAMAHA MOTORS

VIP BOATS go out before Public boats  630-700AM

THIS ENSURES “MUCH HIGHER” QUALITY SWIM TIME BEFORE OTHER TOUR OPERATORS PUBLIC BOATS SHOW-UP & IT TURNS INTO DISNEYLAND @ SEA!!!!!!

“NEW” For the Ladies……..Bathrooms onboard!

Reservations
Additional Information

PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE THE NEW NATIONAL PARK BRACELET FEES: THE MEXICAN CONSERVATION AUTHORITIES HAVE ANNOUNCED A NEW  “NATIONAL MARINE PARK ENTRANCE FEE OF $10.00 PER PERSON EFFECTIVE MAY 15 2016. PAID IN CASH AT THE DOCK

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE THE SPECIAL MARINE  PARK BRACELET ON WHILE ON THE TOUR. THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP & COOPERATION. THESE FUNDS WILL BE USED HERE IN MEXICO FOR WHALE SHARK RESEARCH & CONSERVATION

ON A PUBLIC WHALE SHARK TOUR YOU’LL BE GROUPED WITH OTHER TOURISTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD TO A MAXIMUM OF 10 PER BOAT.

  

Cancellation Policy

Time Prior to Reservation

72 hrs or more:
100% Refund
72 to 48hrs:
50% Refund
24hrs or less:
NO REFUND

VIP Whale Shark Tours Include R/T Transportation

CancunPlaya del CarmenTulum

Pricing w/ Transfers From Cancun Hotel Zone

Passengers Price
2 $1,500
3-5 $1,600
6-10 $1,700

Pricing w/ Transfers From Airport South to Playa D/C

Passengers Price
2 $1,600
3-5 $1,700
6-10 $1,800

Pricing w/ Transfers From Akumal Pt Aventuras Tulum

Passengers Price
2 $1,700
3-5 $1,800
6-10 $1,900
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Online Pricing for Private VIP Trips

Includes round trip transportation

Couples

From Cancun Hotel Zone

$1500 USD

From Airport South to Playa D/C

$1600 USD

Akumal Pt Aventuras Tulum

$1700 USD

3-5 Passengers

From Cancun Hotel Zone

$1600 USD

From Airport South to Playa D/C

$1700 USD

Akumal Pt Aventuras Tulum

$1800 USD

6-10 Passengers

From Cancun Hotel Zone:

$1700 USD

From Airport South to Playa D/C

$1800 USD

Akumal Pt Aventuras Tulum

$1900 USD

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