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Address: Cancun 77500, Mexico
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+52 1 984 168 4954
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Cancun Whale Shark Tours a TOP RATED Tour Company as determined by our Past...

Cancun Whale Shark Tours a TOP RATED Tour Company as determined by our Past clients via Trip Advisor. We have Provided High Quality Public & Private VIP Whale Shark Excursions since 2003 & have satisfied more than 35,000 past adventure seekers from around the world. We offer Complete services including PickUps from Cancun Hotel Zone & Riviera Maya Hotels. Please read our reviews they Speak for themselves. Our Staff is highly trained & "Experienced".We welcome your participation with us in this "MAGICAL EXPERIENCE" Snorkeling with the oceans largest fish....The WHALE SHARK! Ck this OFF your Personal "BUCKET LIST. Come join the #1 Whale Shark Tour Provider in Cancun!

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we had a good experience with these guys. they always answered the phone and the father/son team that took us out were great. they have operations in both cancun and holbox and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a good experience with these guys. they always answered the phone and the father/son team that took us out were great. they have operations in both cancun and holbox and were the ones who told us we were better off going out of Cancun which saved us much traveling time. i am recommending you use them But the... More 

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Vancouver
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found our tour on Viator and the description had us sold. Sadly, although the staff were super friendly and energetic, the trip did not live up to the description. Here are the good and the not so good. Staff: Friendly, energized, cheerful. Great staff. Very punctual, absolutely no issues here =) Breakfast: "light breakfast" was OJ, banana and a cake... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

We are sorrry to hear of your dissapointments on the tour. First of all the snorkeling experiences will vary by the day depending on Water & visibility. Some days are better than others. On "Choppy" days the snorkeling is not great but we do our best. We;ve had no other complaints about the food & beverages but I'll certainly look... More 

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Four friends who had a great experience at the whale shark experience (including three dives and seeing manta rays). The food and drink afterwards was also very good and a nice touch. I would advise anyone doing this to look around at the prices of other companies providing this service as all of the boats go to the same area... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments we always work hard to provide a Quality experience. Its true all boats go to the same areas (Wherever the Whale Sharks are any given day) Our difference is the size & quality of the boats & snorkel gear + our highly trained crews that are always attentive, and the On Time Performance for transfers etc.... More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
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22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

This was such a great experience!!! I would do it again!!! People at the hotel charged so much money to do this!! We went into town and walked up and down the streets. There was a tour attraction stand and they sold it for half the price. We got to do this for 110 per person. The highest somebody tried... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

These people did NOT go with our company. We operate a luxury Tour with 35' Boats that have 500HP. This person says they went on an inferior 22' boat probably operated by NON Permit local guys who take people on the cheap. We have disputed this review as NOT ours for those reasons. We take pride in our Professional Operation... More 

Scherpenzeel, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

So glad we did this! The last day of the season, swimming with sharks and lots of manta rays! Wow! We were so lucky. We recommend this organization, people are professional, friendly and funny too. No one got sick on board, the weather was perfect and there were plenty of animals. Would do it again, that's for sure! Even if... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANK YOU for your kind comments! We are so happy to know you had a Great Experience with us on the LAST DAY! The Whale Sharks were still here in abundance and were happy to know ou enjoyed their presence! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Just imagine! 25 miles out at sea, clear blue warm waters, vertually no swell, snorkelling with a placid creatures 10 meters long, peacefully gliding past you and feeding on krill. Then to see a manta ray flutter underneath your feet with not a care in the world, not even to bother about people above itself.This has to be one of... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANKS for your kind comments We are happy to know of your satisfaction with our services. Cherish the memories & share with family & friends. I will share your experience with our staff to let them know we met & perhaps exceeded your expectations More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My parents and I went to the tour with the Whaleshark daddy. Our captain is Imar and our guide is Raol. This is definitely the highlight of our family trip. My mom was worried of swimming in the blue water with these huge (but elegant) fish but Raol took good care of her by holding her hand and helped her... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

YES IMAR & RAOUL are 2 of our best! They always work hard to insure satisfaction. We all work our butts off to allow our clients the BEST Whale Shark Experience in Cancun. I'll be sure to let the guys know of your satisfaction! More 

Brisbane, Australia
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116 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Bucket list item ticked off for cheaper than anywhere else! I had been wanting to dive with Whale Sharks for years and in my country (Australia) it is only available on the west coast and is very expensive. For only $200US in Cancun you can swim with whale sharks, transfers, morning tea, lunch and drinks included. We went at the... More 

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Whale Shark D, Propietario at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANKS for joining us on this AMAZING Adventure. We know you came a long way to enjoy this experience. We are happy to know we MET & Perhaps EXCEEDED your expectations. Yes this is a MUST DO in Cancun for all Adventure Seekers More 

Mesa, AZ
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

These really are the best guys to see the whale sharks with. If you get more than 6 people do the VIP tour....leave early...beat the other boats, the their VIP boat has a bathroom. We were there in late August and the whale sharks were about 18 miles offshore. Longish boat ride but SOOOO worth it, with almost 30-50 of... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANKS for your kind comments! So glad to know of your pleasure. YES, our VIP Tour is the Ultimate Whale Shark Experience giving you "MAX" Time to interact with these gentle giants. Thanks for allowing our team to be of service to you! More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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469 reviews
174 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Booked this trip ahead of time as July is peak season for these gentle giants. We brought our own eco friendly sun tan lotion. The captain and staff were very helpful and attentive as we waited for our turn in the water. The guide stayed with each of us while swimming in the water. What an amazing experience!!! Lunch was... More 

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Whale Shark D, Owner at Cancun Whale Shark Tours, responded to this review

THANKS For joining us! We certainly appreciate your feed back and hope to perhaps see you again! More 

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