Information About Swimming with the Whale Sharks in Holbox

This ecological phenomenon on Holbox Island takes place between May and September. During this period, whale sharks arrive on the island’s shores. These are fish that can reach a length of up to 14 meters! First, we will board the boats and sail with the guide to search for whale sharks. We can go to the water and snorkel with the sharks when we get to the point. There is nothing to worry about, whale sharks are not predators, so there is no danger. On the contrary, they are considered adorable and friendly animals.

• Boat ride
• Professional guide who speaks English and Spanish
• Life Jacket
• Equipment needed for the activities
• Breakfast in a lunch box (fruit, sandwich, juice)
• Non-alcoholic drinks (water and soft drinks)
• Bracelet from Conanp (National Committee of Protected Natural Areas)
• Swimming with whale sharks
• Continuous tax
• Round-trip transportation

Recommendations and restrictions
• Minimum age for swimming with whale sharks: 8 years
• For safety reasons, pregnant women are not allowed.
• Not recommended for people with breathing problems, back or neck injuries, or heart problems.
• It is essential to know how to swim.
• Bring your towel, sunscreen, hat, money for souvenirs, and dry clothes.

Required information:
– Full name
– Hotel name
– Hotel room number
– Dates
– Departure times: 7:00, 11:00, 14:00
– You have to choose in advance whether to go out on a single ATV or as a couple.
– WhatsApp number
– Mobile phone number

• Please note: if a large hotel entrance or the shuttle needs to pick you up from the reception desk or the entrance area, please indicate this.
• You can book a tour 2-7 days before and no more.
(It is not possible to make an order 14 days ahead)