Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour from Cancun and Riviera Maya

Come see and swim nearby the whale shark, the world’s largest fish during this seasonal, 7-hour tour. These graceful creatures are enormous but very harmless. From May to September, they feed in the waters off Cancun, giving you a unique opportunity to get in the water with these giants.Each tour has a limit of 10 people and led by a certificated and professional guide who has studied the biology and ecosystem of the whale shark. Use of snorkel equipment, breakfast, lunch and round-trip transportation from Cancun or Riviera Maya hotels are included.


07:00 hours

Minimum Age

8 years


Tour type: Water Activities
Difficulty level: Easy

What's included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Light breakfast
  • Lunch (shrimp ceviche and chicken sandwich)
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Life jackets
  • Government fees

What's excluded?

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Wetsuit
  • Gratuities


  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is recommended that you bring a T-shirt with long sleeves, towels, biodegradable sunscreen, swimsuit, and comfortable shoes
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.