Whale sharks swim tour from Playa del Carmen

  • Adults: $258.00 usd $172.00 usd
  • Child: $258.00 usd $172.00 usd
  • You save: 33%!
  • Duration:

    6 and a half hours (approximately)

Full Description:

Swimming with whale sharks is a life-changing experience, a unique adventure for nature lovers everywhere! Whale sharks can grow up to 12 meters long and weigh up to 20 tons, this is HUGE!

Whale sharks are friendly to divers and swimmers, they pose no risk to humans despite their massive size: they feed on microscopic meals and have no interest in anything bigger. The popularity of this tour grows each year, though regulations are strict about how many people can visit the whale sharks at any one time to protect the integrity of the species. It’s best to book ahead to ensure your spot!

Join us on a swimming with whale sharks tour for an out of this world experience!

Tour Includes:
  • Round-trip ground transportation from your hotel (or meeting point) in Playa del Carmen and back
  • Round-trip sea transportation to the place where the whale sharks are spotted so you can snorkel with them
  • Bilingual guide
  • Light breakfast
  • Ceviche
  • Bottled water and soft drinks
  • Use of snorkeling gear and a life jacket
Does not include:
  • Souvenirs, handicrafts, clothes, or any other product or service not mentioned on the inclusions list
  • Photo or video services
  • Tips
  • Towels
  • Dock Fee 15 US
Additional Information / Recommendations:
  • Please check the exact time for the transportation service and other details in the confirmation you will get by e-mail once you have completed the booking process
  • The ship can carry a maximum of 10 passengers
  • The use of a life jacket on board is mandatory at all times
  • This tour is not recommended for pregnant women, or for people with back problems, recent surgeries, or with a heart condition


  • Do not bring heavy backpacks
  • Wear comfortable clothes, shoes, and sunglasses
  • Wear a cap or a hat and a swimsuit
  • Bring a towel and a waterproof camera
  • Your sunscreen lotion must be 100% biodegradable
  • Bring some cash and a credit or debit card since the use of certain equipment may require a deposit or to pay for any other service or products not mentioned on the inclusions list
  • If you have any health or physical problems please contact us before you make your reservation so we can provide you with advice on the matter
  • If you have any questions or doubts, please dial the toll-free number shown on our home page
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