Water activity

From Cancún: Swim with Whale Sharks Experience

Activity provider: Cancun Vacation Experts

From Cancún: Swim with Whale Sharks Experience

Activity provider: Cancun Vacation Experts

From US$ 203 per person

Experience an extreme adventure in the Caribbean Sea on a trip from Cancún and swim with whale sharks. Get close-up views of the magnificent creatures in their natural environment. Marvel at the coral reefs and tropical fish of their surroundings.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English


  • Swim with whale sharks in the Mexican Caribbean
  • Get stunning views of the Caribbean Sea
  • Experience an extreme adventure in one of only 2 locations in the world where it occurs
Full description
Add a little spice to your time in Cancún and experience an extreme adventure with the whale sharks of the Mexican Caribbean. Discover one of only 2 locations in the world where this activity can be accomplished, and achieve what so many people desire but so few get to do. Depart from the Cancún Hotel Zone and head for the shark's natural habitat. Get beautiful views of the Caribbean landscapes along the way. Benefit from a complimentary breakfast and lunch during the day, including a healthy meal with non-alcoholic beverages. You will be provided with a life jacket and snorkeling equipment to make the most of your adventure in safety. Immerse yourself in the wonderful world of the slow-moving whale shark, and discover one of the largest creatures of the sea.
  • All sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Non-alcoholic beverages
  • Life jacket and snorkeling equipment
  • Pick-up and drop off at major hotels in the Cancún Hotel Zone and downtown area
  • Land transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking vehicle
  • Tips to the guide and driver (optional)
  • Photos
  • Dock fee and marine park (payable on site upon desire)
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Non-swimmers
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • Masks are optional for this activity

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Smoking in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Please be ready at the departure point at least 15 minutes before the exact departure time
  • Please note that you can't touch the whale sharks at any point during the experience
  • Please bring a towel, your swimming costume, a hat/cap, sunglasses, biodegradable sunscreen, your ID and your reservation ticket

Product ID: 69972