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Mexico Whale Shark

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“ceviche”(68 reviews)
“light breakfast”(19 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Marina Las Jaibas | KM. 1+700.50 AL 1+726.50 Carretera Puerto Juarez Punta Sam SM 86 M-2 L28, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 984 875 2435
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic experience and one I will never forget. It was incredible to be able to swim with these beautiful animals out in their natural habitat. Sindy and isssc made the trip even more memorable with there knowledge and experience of the the...More

Thank sarahkremeyer
Reviewed September 23, 2018

My husband and I travelled to Cancun Sept 11th to Sept 21st. We booked our tour with Mexico Whale Shark online prior to leaving for our trip. Our trip was booked for Sept 12th but because it was raining, we rescheduled our tour to the...More

Thank tchung11
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Our guide Raul demonstrated a love for life that is rarely seen this days. To get the chance to swim beside these majestic animals is something everyone should have on their bucket list. Book this tour before you leave for your vacation to guarantee you...More

Thank RobertC2906
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Cindy and Isaac where great tour guides, they brought us up close to the whale sharks and manta rays. The whole trip was amazing and fun, would definitely want to come back again and rebook the trip with Cindy and Isaac again.

Thank TravelingVicG
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Our tour was conducted by Issac and Cindy and they were so awesome!! They are very knowledgeable in what they do and very friendly! It was never a dull moment on this trip! We saw so many whale sharks and got lucky that we saw...More

Thank K3720MBandreas
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Our experience from the start to finish was excellent. Pepe and his dad were the crew that took us to see the whale sharks. Pepe was able to spot the whale sharks many times and take us to swim and see them up close. In...More

Thank Drepoly182
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I honeymooned in Thailand and we didn't get to see whale sharks there. I was so sad and made it my mission to see whale sharks. 1 year later, on our next vacation to celebrate our birthdays, I planned it all around...More

Thank angelheth
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a trip of a lifetime. I went with 2 friends and was hoping to see 1 whale shark if I was lucky. Well, approx 40 whale sharks as we arrived were leisurely feeding in huge groups, next to them we noticed the unmistakable...More

Thank adz1478
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This trip couldn’t have been better. We were picked up at 7am from our hotel in the Cancun hotel zone. Our taxi was a clean, air conditioned van. We were lucky and the only two in the van. Driver was friendly and not crazy like...More

Thank laurenlP6919DM
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Excellent tour- pick up from Tulum, breakfast, group of 6 on boat, whale shark swimming (2x per couple) and then manta rays swimming, additional snorkelling in Isla Mujeres & fresh cervice on the boat! Thanks to Cindy & the crew!

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October 6, 2018|
Response from Mexico W | Property representative |
Unfortunately due to government permits the season goes every year only from May 15TH to September 17th. No company is allowed to run this tour out of these dates. The whale sharks are never back in the area before May... More
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October 2, 2018|
Response from ASLtraveller | Reviewed this property |
Maybe. But they start early 8am and finish around 2pm
Lynn B
September 19, 2018|
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Response from ecd09ep | Reviewed this property |
The season has ended for 2018- it ended on 17th Sept.