A TOUR OVERVIEWSafety and professionalism:
Our professional guides, diving instructors, and dive masters will make sure you enjoy every bit of your day. Even if you are not an experienced snorkeler or if you are not so comfortable in the water they’ll find a perfect way, just for you. You’ll love your swim with the whale sharks. We’ll make sure you feel safe, secure and happy. Full snorkeling gear:
Mask, fins, safety jackets and a hand you can hold. If you are a comfortable swimmer we’ll also provide wetsuits without the additional charge. Tasty meals:
Trip includes breakfast/lunch. When you arrive at the pier, light breakfast will be ready for you. Water, soft drinks, and sandwiches are available on the boat. When we finish the snorkeling, we will take you to a beach restaurant in Isla Mujeres where you can enjoy a Caribbean lunch overlooking the beautiful waters of Isla Mujeres to complete this amazing experience. Seasickness prevention:
A boat ride can be bumpy. Waves, ocean and speed boat can cause a bit of a seasickness. We’ll do everything we can to prevent this from happening to you. Before we start the ride, seasickness pills will be offered. Pick up – drop off:
Transportation from and to any hotel is included. On our private tour, you can choose your pick up time. We recommend early morning for better wildlife sightings. What to bring:
Hat or cap, sunglasses, shirt, swimsuit, towel, sandals, biodegradable ecologic sunblock, money for souvenirs, extra and tips. Smile and good spirit are a must
- Best available boats and guides
- Private transportation and boat
- Wetsuits and towels
- One original Eco Tours Adventure T-shirt per group
- Digital photo reportage of the day, including the best of gallery
PRIVATE ALL INCLUSIVE WHALESHARK ENCOUNTER IN MORE DETAILS
We’ll pick you up at the scheduled time in your hotel and head directly to Cancun. During the ride, our guide will brief you on the day plan, whale shark biology, and their habitat. Once we arrive to the marine, you’ll have time to relax, enjoy the tasty breakfast and get ready for the adventure to come. After the breakfast, we’ll depart towards the whale shark area and start our search. If we on the way to the whale shark zone we spot manta rays, the captain will stop the boat and we’ll snorkel with these magnificent animals.
Once whale sharks are spotted, we will start with the snorkeling. We’ll do something called – Snorkeling rounds: 2 guests and one guide. We swim slowly, smoothly, calmly. We are guests at home of the whale shark. Respect, watch and enjoy these amazing creatures. Remember that we are just observants in their world.
After the swimming and all the excitement, we’ll serve sandwiches, fruits, water, soft drinks and beers and we’re heading back to Isla Mujeres for a lunch. We’ll have an hour to relax and enjoy the fantastic beach Playa Norte in Islas Mujeres. After a wonderful day, we will return to the marina at about 03:30 PM.
During the tour, our guides will give you all the information about the fauna of this beautiful ecosystem; they will also explain security protocols and make sure that you are having an exciting time.