Whale Shark Encounter

Price for PersonMXN 3,500
Price for PersonMXN 3,500
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2-3 Hours
Marina La Paz
Min Age : 5+
  • Only by reservation. Reduced groups, maximum 6 guests for semi-private tour. Private tours up to 10 guests.


  • For bigger or private groups please contact us  at info@lapazviptours.com. Get an answer in less than 12 hours.


  • You will meet your guide in MARINA LA PAZ, once on the boat the guide will supply biodegradable sunscreen, wetsuits and snorkel gear and will brief you about whale shark biology, enviroment, safety and how to get the best of this experience.


  • After locating a whale shark the guide will organise jumps in very small groups, with only 2 people in the water at the time,respecting the distance to  not disturb the whale sharks. Is quite an experience tl swim along with them and enjoy to view of these majestic creatures in their natural habitat.


  • The activity is limited by regulation to 2 hours in the whale shark area, plus the boat ride to get to them, time can vary depending how far away the animals are, water time depends on conditions, your personal fitness and how many guests are on the boat. We will do our best so you get multiple opportunities to jump and snorkel with the biggest fish in the world.


Please note: The activity is restricted to people with no cardiac history or back/neck problems or pregnant woman. Minimum age to snorkel with whale sharks is 5 years old. You must sign a liability release prior the activity. Some experience snorkelling recommended. Infants and children under 5 years old only welcome on private tours




RETURN TIME: 10:00 AM y 1:00 PM (not written on stone!)


  • DRESS CODE:  recommended to dress in layers and wear a bathing suit under your clothes.



– Full set of premium quality snorkel gear (mask, snorkel, fins).

– 3mm Wetsuit  (short or long depending on the season). 5mm available upon request on colder months.

– Biodegradable sunscreen SPF50.

– Water and sodas.

– Snacks (fruit, cookies, chips).

– VIDEOS AND PICTURES, so you don´t have to worry about it, just have fun and enjoy the activities.




– Tips.

– Towel.

– Transport from your hotel



– Please arrive early fo find parking.

– Recommended to dress in layers.

– Towel, hat, sunglasses

– Cash for tips.


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