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Address: 1112 Murat Road, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia (Formerly Charter 1)
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+61 428 604 794
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
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On Ningaloo Discovery's whale shark tours you can snorkel with whale...

On Ningaloo Discovery's whale shark tours you can snorkel with whale sharks, interact with manta rays, encounter dugongs, turtles, humpback whales, dolphins, amazing colourful tropical fish and coral. These tours run from March - August in the Ningaloo Reef just off Exmouth onboard our luxury sailing catamaran.

From August - October we're excited to announce that we’ve been selected operate in the first ever in water Humpback Whale Interaction Tours conducted from the World Heritage Listed Ningaloo Marine Park, from Exmouth. Swimming with a Humpback Whale in their natural environment is an extraordinary experience, one not to be taken for granted, and as such is conducted purely on the whale’s own

terms. Humpback Whales are very inquisitive creatures and it is quite possible they will seek interaction with humans and swim close to us.

From October - April Charter 1 offer tours and private functions for up to 38 guests around Fremantle, the Swan River, Perth, Carnac and Rottnest onboard a luxurious 12.5m sailing catamaran and comfortable fast 14.5m power vessel. Tours include Champagne Sunset Sails, half and full day Eco/snorkel tours to Carnac and Rottnest Islands, Wildlife interaction (including Sea Lions, Dolphins, Whales and Fur Seals) and live-aboard options.

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$190.01*
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Swimming with Whale Sharks in Ningaloo Reef from Exmouth
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$144.22*
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Humpback Whale Interaction Experience from Exmouth on Luxury Sailing Catamaran

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Whale shark Swim

We visited with a large group for a friend's birthday and hired the whole vessel. The Catamaran is an luxury boat that allows you to take in the vastness of the reef. From the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited with a large group for a friend's birthday and hired the whole vessel. The Catamaran is an luxury boat that allows you to take in the vastness of the reef. From the moment we were picked up & briefed on board we knew it was going to be a perfect day. The whale shark swim was a highlight... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a boat trip to swim with the whalesharks. The boat called Cheetah. The team was competent & friendly. It was really hard to work with our group as there were many people who needed guidance and help (children and elderly people), but the girls coped with it greatly. Thanks for such an experience!

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did the Swim & Sail on Discovery’s beautiful catamaran and were very happy we did. The entire crew were stars and made it an awesome experience - the two Tom’s, Holly, Shan and Jess. All equally knowledgable and hilarious. We were well taken care of - pick up, drop off, everything provided, wetties (incase there were jellies), delicious food... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ningaloo Discovery gave us one of our best adventures of our lives! The staff are SO friendly, knowledgeable and professional, which made for the best day! The whale sharks were so incredible, and so accommodating, our fourth one hung out with us for an hour, after which our guide was forced to get us out of the water, as law... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great session out with a great crew, with 5 different sharks viewed on the outing. Once in a lifetime experience

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The team at Ningaloo discovery made swimming with whale sharks an absolute delight. They were Eco friendly in their approach, giving plenty of interesting and relevant info about the sharks and how best to swim with them so as we weren't disturbing them. We had plenty of time in the water with not only whale sharks, but fish of all... More 

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Thank Erica M
NingalooDiscovery, Front Office Manager at Ningaloo Discovery, responded to this review

Hi Erica M Fantastic to hear we helped you live a dream! We are very proud of our tour, our team and Ningaloo's Whale Sharks and we are super pleased that you enjoyed all of the above! We really hope you enjoy the photo package from Mikey as a wonderful memoir of your day. We certainly hope to see you... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My two friends and I chose Ningaloo Discovery for our whale shark snorkel over the long weekend. We had a wonderful time! Pickup from our campsite was bang on time, and we were boarded on the Windcheetah quickly and professionally. I found all of the staff involved to be knowledgeable and friendly, and all with a great sense of humour.... More 

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Thank Teya L
NingalooDiscovery, Front Office Manager at Ningaloo Discovery, responded to this review

Hi Teya L Thank you for your positive review and helpful feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed the tour regardless of feeling unwell. Your advice to others is appreciated, we agree with the suggestions, and please be assured that the photographer does their absolute best to work with both groups. I have spoken to the photographer and if... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had such a great day on the water with Ningaloo discovery team, Laura, Mikey, Shannon, Joe and Rach all were absolute professionals and although I had moments of apprehension when I thought about diving into open water in the search of the largest fish in the world, they made me and everyone else feel completely at ease. Laura was... More 

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NingalooDiscovery, Front Office Manager at Ningaloo Discovery, responded to this review

Hi Christine O Thank you for your review of our tour and of each of our team members. The crew love what they do and are passionate about making your experience a memorable one, we are glad that shone through for you. We appreciate that wetsuits are not everyones cup of tea but thank you for understanding the safety aspect... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I came to Exmouth two years ago and missed out on seeing whale sharks with another company due to bad weather. Last week we were lucky enough to return and after having that same company book us on the wrong dates and leave us dangling waiting for a cancelation we were able to get on a tour... More 

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NingalooDiscovery, Front Office Manager at Ningaloo Discovery, responded to this review

Hi Maddy B What a turn of events! We are so relieved that your experience was worth the wait. Thank you for coming out with us after all that! We are so glad we could provide you with the interaction you were dreaming of. Laura is amazing, as are all of our crew. We are very proud of our passionate... More 

Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On sunday april 23 2017, my fiancee and I went on the whaleshark tour with Ningaloo Discovery. It was awesome. On the way to the jetty the explained all sorts of things about the Exmouth area. The staff was really good, friendly, respectful and they created a really positive - easy going vibe. We could swim with the whalesharks about... More 

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NingalooDiscovery, Front Office Manager at Ningaloo Discovery, responded to this review

Hi Svenpeerdeman Thank you for your fantastic review. We are super glad you had a great time. Our crew are so wonderful, we are very proud of our team. We thank you for your contribution through your booking towards helping the Whale Sharks future safety and survival so we can all enjoy them for ever more. We hope to see... More 

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