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Cancun Whale Shark Tours

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Address: Luxurious Private Marina Hacienda Del Mar | Km 1.5 Carratera Pt Juarez/Punta Sam, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 1 984 168 4954
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Description: Cancun Whale Shark Tours a TOP RATED Tour Company as determined by our...
Cancun Whale Shark Tours a TOP RATED Tour Company as determined by our Past clients via Trip Advisor. We have Provided High Quality Public & Private VIP Whale Shark Excursions since 2003. We offer Complete services including PickUps from Cancun Hotel Zone & Riviera Maya Hotels. Please read our reviews they Speak for themselves. Our Staff is highly trained & "Experienced".We welcome your participation with us in this "MAGICAL EXPERIENCE" Snorkeling with the oceans largest fish....The WHALE SHARK! Ck this OFF your Personal "BUCKET LIST
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Normally I wouldn't give a review let alone a great review for something that got cancelled but this place is amazing. We booked a tour a few months ago starting towards the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Normally I wouldn't give a review let alone a great review for something that got cancelled but this place is amazing. We booked a tour a few months ago starting towards the beginning of the season. Unfortunately since Mexico authorities could t get their s&$t together our tours were cancelled but the Whale Shark Daddy himself was very communicative and... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

It was absolutely amazing to swim with sharks. These magnificent creatures are larger than school buses. It's so surreal. I would recommend this tour to anyone who loves wildlife and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. My one word of warning - I get sea sick on boats that are at rest. This wasn't the best tour for me, as the boat sits at... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

If you are an adrenaline junkie this is the swim for you. The crew will take you for a long ride searching for the wild well sharks swimming free. Once they are cited you jump out of the boat and you swim alongside of them it is the most amazing The crew will take you for a long ride searching... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Since our visit was before Whale Shark season we opted to take the Crocodile and Snorkel tour. We had a great day on the water! There were four of us and the crew took us out to the reef for snorkeling and fishing where my brother caught a barracuda then to a lagoon where we got up close to crocodiles... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Roddrigo and his crew were a lot of fun and took us on an awesome adventure. We fished for barracuda which my husband was lucky enough to catch one. Watched turles and sting rays swim all around us. We snorkeled the reef and saw star fish and a few sting rays. The coolest part of our trip was going into... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Just the idea of being able to swim with whale sharks is awesome but Whale Shark Daddy Cancun really made it a wonderful experience. From beginning to end they were with us, explaining what to expect and what to do. They pointed out whale sharks, manta rays and dolphins! They helped us stay calm and swim right up to the... More 

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WhaleSharkDaddy, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

Glad to know we HIT THE MARK during your amazing Whale Shark Experience with us! Thanks For sharing yout thoughts! More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We went in September, 2014, after school had started, to avoid the crowds. We were told that September would be the beginning of storm season, so the trip might get canceled. A storm closed the harbor for a couple of days, so we had to choose another day to go, and Whale Shark Daddy was responsive and patient with our... More 

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WhaleSharkDaddy, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANK YOU For your kind commentary of the services you received from us. We always aim to please to give our participants the BEST WHALE SHARK tour in Cancun. I will be sure to share your thoughts with Raul & Imar who will be thrilled to know of your Satisfaction! More 

Houston, Texas, United States
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Bucket list, "YES" thank you whale shark daddy. Everything you promised Elmer and Junior delivered. We recommended some one to y'all the night we returned to the El Presidente. We will be back in 2015. Save us a day on a VIP with Junior and Elmer in July I am bringing four friends. The whales were amazing, the video incredible,... More 

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WhaleSharkDaddy, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

YES you got our BEST & looks like they DID NOT DISSAPOINT! We'll be ready when you return for your ENCORE PERFORMANCE! Thanks for your Kind Words, I'll be sure to share with Elmer & Junior our Dynamic FATHER/SON TEAM! More 

Austin, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Some of the reviews refer to the safety or the professionalism or complain about champagne. I can't write about the VIP package but can say the Regular Joe package was pretty fantastic. Sure, I saw some captains lose track of their divers - seriously, some were left in the water for more than half an hour while the boat chased... More 

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WhaleSharkDaddy, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

Thank You for your kind comments I am concerned about the Creditcard issue. You never called us to ask. We Process ALL Creditcsrds thru the USA Encrypted system and not at our Departure Marina. I honestly dont know what that issue would be. ALL Creditcard data is kept in Central Offices. We processed Creditcsards for over 3000 Participants in 2014... More 

rio de Janeiro
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

very very very good! for me it was the best tour we did ever! there are so many whale sharks that you loose count. it also have manta rays and wild dolphings in the way. the snorkeling at the reefs was really good too. it was the best trip we did in our lifes. we really enjoy the time we... More 

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WhaleSharkDaddy, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

So happy to know of your pleasure with our tour. I see you came a LONG DISTANCE to enjoy this AMAZING EXPERIENCE! Hope to see you again More 

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