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Picture The Ultimate Adventure Swimming With Whale Sharks In Mexico

Imagine one of the ocean's biggest creatures moving gracefully around you with 15 tons of elegance and beauty. The majestic whale shark calls the Yucatan Peninsula home each year during their annual migration, and you can join them on this unique aquatic adventure. Holbox whale shark tours are the ultimate swim safari that lets you get to know whale sharks in a safe and fun way. Your adventure begins with a light breakfast, then a fast ride to the snorkel site on a spacious, high-speed motor boat. Your snorkel gear plus tasty snacks, a light lunch and unlimited soda are also included.



Hours -


Durations -

6 and a half hours

Restrictions -

Min 8 years old


  • Holbox Carnaval (Feb)
  • Whale Shark Day (Aug)
  • Gastronomy Fest (Oct)


  • Snorkeling
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Photography
  • Dining
  • Beaches


  • Do I need to be able to swim?

    Yes, you must have basic swimming skills. It is important to be able to swim or float without a lifejacket.
  • What if I have never snorkeled before?

    No problem, our snorkel guides will show you how to use the equipment and take you to the best locations.
  • Do you have prescription masks?

    Yes, please notify your Adventure Advisor at the time of booking your tour.
  • Do you provide snorkeling gear?

    Yes. We provide clean lifejackets, snorkels, masks and fins.

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