Whale Shark Encounter + Playa Norte Beach

Contoy Adventures - Cancun Whale Shark Tours

Come and join us in this incredible adventure swimming beside these ocean’s gentle giants, your encounters will be supervised by our very experienced guides, not to mention you will be wearing our sterilized snorkeling gear certified by National Geographic Snorkeler.

This is a unique tour in the world, from June 1st to September 17th and north of Isla Mujeres, we can find the largest aggregation of whale sharks in the world, making this area the Whale Shark Capital of the world.

After the main event we will take you to Playa Norte beach in Isla Mujeres, considered one of the 10 nicest beaches in the world, where you will have time to relax after the swims and enjoy some snacks along with your favorite non-alcoholic beverage.

Whale Shark Adventure Tour

Shared boats up to 10 per boat

  • Per Adult $169 USD
  • Per Child (3-11) $149 USD
  • No Ground Transportation Required (Rental Cars) $0 USD
  • Cancun Downtown, Hotel Zone, Costa Mujeres and Moon Palace Hotel $10 USD
  • From Royalton Riviera, Puerto Morelos and Playa del Carmen $20 USD
  • Xcaret, Puerto Aventuras, Akumal, and Gran Bahia Principe Tulum Hotel $30 USD
  • Hotels in Tulum with meeting point in SUPER AKI $40 USD
  • It is recommended to add private round-trip transportation to your reservation if you do not have a rental car.

It is recommended to add round-trip transportation to your reservation

Light breakfast, sterilized snorkeling gear, 2 to 3 dives per person with the whale sharks with certified guides, visit to Playa Norte beach, snacks and non-alcoholic drinks.

$15 USD per person Deck and National Park Bracelet fee due in cash at check-in.

Tour duration is approximately 7:45 AM to 1:00 PM.

At your hotel, condo or Airbnb, Tulum at meeting point 5:00 AM, South of Playa del Carmen from 5:15 to 6:00 AM, Playa del Carmen from 6:00 to 6:30 AM and Cancun downtown, Hotel Zone and Costa Mujeres from 6:30 to 7:15 AM

At Contoy Adventures we care about our customers and we keep them safe, this is what you can expect during your visit: Face masks required for travelers and guides and employees in confined areas (Vans, Marina, and Restaurant), hand sanitizer available for travelers and staff at all times, social distancing throughout the experience, regularly sanitized areas (Vans, Marina, Boats, and Beach club), and temperature check with thermal cameras for visitors and staff.

  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Comfortable shoes/sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap
  • Biodegradable Sunblock
  • Insect Spray
  • Camera
  • $15 USD in cash per person for Deck and National Marine Park Entrance Fee Bracelets
  • Cash/Credit card for Tips, souvenirs, etc.

Whale Shark Adventure Tour Photo Gallery

Whale Shark Adventure Tour Video Gallery

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