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Private Whale Shark Tour Cancun Isla Mujeres

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Private whale shark tour Cancun Isla Mujeres, swimming with whale sharks is a safe and regulated snorkel activity in Mexico.

At the northeast of Isla Contoy, the whale sharks arrive in huge amounts in the open sea.

The Cancun whale shark season runs every year from June 1st to September 15th.

The high of summer season July & August has a daily 90% sighting probability, where spaces sold out fast!

Book your private tour, and be the first to reach the whale sharks area before other tour companies.

Don’t waste your time with other travelers, avoid waiting your turn to jump with the sharks, get more chances to swim with them


  • 6:00 AM Private van pickup.
  • 8:30 AM Arrival at Marina at Punta Sam. The guide will explain the rules of the snorkel activity with the whale shark snorkel.
  • 9:00 AM Jump in the private boat to start the search.
  • 10:00 AM Snorkel with The Whale Sharks.
  • 12:00 PM Transfer to Playa Norte beach at Isla Mujeres.
  • 12:30 PM Lunch.
  • 1:30 PM Transfer back to Marina.
  • 2:30 PM Private van transfer back to the hotel. Arrival at the hotel depends on your hotel location.

Tour details

  • Private van transfer( pick-up/drop-off).
  • Private boat.
  • .Private guide.
  • Duration 5 to 7 hours.


  • Avoid waiting for other travelers.
  • More chances to swim with whale sharks.
  • Flexibility in the itinerary.


  • Entrance fees.
  • Hotel to Marina round trip.
  • Private van transportation.
  • Private boat tour.
  • Private bilingual guide service.
  • Snorkel gear( mask, life jacket, and fins).
  • Wetsuit available for rent.
  • Express breakfast at Marina(coffee, breath & fruits).
  • Snacks(chicken sandwiches, peanuts & granola bars).
  • Lunch(Chicken sandwiches and fresh fish ceviche).
  • Beverages( soft drinks, sodas & water).

Not includes

  • Photo & video.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Tips.


  • No children under 5 years old.
  • Pregnant women are not allowed.
  • Regular sunscreen.
  • Avoid contaminating the whale sharks area

Private whale shark tour Cancun Isla Mujeres recommendations

  • Use of biodegradable sunscreen.
  • Apply sunscreen 30 minutes before snorkel activity.
  • use your waterproof camera.
  • For more comfort during snorkel use a wetsuit.
  • Wear sunglasses, a hat, and a cotton long sleeve shirt.

Private whale shark tour Cancun Isla Mujeres Price.

Private service for 1 to 10 pax according of Pickup & drop-off location.

From Cancun, Puerto Morelos & Playa del Carmen

$2,250.00 USD

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