Impressive Whale Shark Experience. Once in a lifetime adventure.
- Safety measures
- 7 hours (approx.)
- Pickup from select hotels
- Mobile ticket
- Offered in: English and 1 more
- Good for avoiding crowds
Location: Punta Sam, Mexico
Earth’s largest fish, whale sharks feed on plankton and are completely harmless to humans. They migrate past the Yucatan between mid-May and mid-September every year, and this tour gives you the chance to swim with them. Enjoy up to three encounters, depending on how many sharks are present—you can expect to see at least one on most trips—in a group no larger than 10. Your package includes lunch but excludes tax.
Look for whale sharks in the Caribbean and swim with them when you find them
Snorkeling gear included so you can get closer and see more
Eat a traditional lunch of lightly flavored ceviche on an Isla Mujeres beach
Experience a close-up encounter with a fish up to 12 meters (39 feet) long
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Not recommended for travelers with back problems
Not recommended for pregnant travelers
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
About Meeting And PickupYou can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup
Punta Sam ferry terminal
Punta Sam, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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The season starts from June 02 to September 15, the departure is at Marina Punta Sam at 8:00 am.
To go to Punta Sam you can take a bus from the city center (look for Route 8) or a taxi from the Hotel Zone. Punta Sam is the starting point for the boats that go to Contoy, Holbox and Isla Mujeres.
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End pointThis activity ends back at the meeting point.
If your hotel is not listed, means you need to go for a special meeting point, please let us know in which hotel are you going to stay so a representative of our company can contact you to indicate the meeting point and pick up time. This service has two schedules. The schedules vary according to the hotel, our representative will indicate the exact schedule via mail or via text message.
About Cancellation Policy
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
Questions and answers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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