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Reduced Group Whale Shark Snorkel

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Your guide will lead you to the boat where you will be equipped with premium full snorkel equipment: mask, snorkel, fins and wetsuit. Life vest is optional in the water, mandatory during the boat ride.
Our experienced captain will search for whale sharks in the protected area, while your guide gives you a briefing about whale shark facts and biology, safety, and how to enjoy this activity with maximum respect for the environment and the marine creatures. Probably you will have to endure his /her many guide jokes too. Our guides are marine biologists or dive masters with deep love for the ocean and very knowledgeable, ready to answer all your questions.
Our guide will swim with you and the whale sharks taking videos and pictures that are included in your tour price. If conditions allow we prefer you jump only with your companions, not with other guests, so you have a more private and enjoyable experience. The number of times depends on the conditions, average is 3 or more jumps for every couple. The length of the water experience depends on the whale shark speed and your own personal fitness. Get ready to have a lot of fun!
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Departure Point
Miguel L. de Legaspy SN-S THE DOCK CAFE, Zona Central, 23000 La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Soda/Pop
  • Snacks - fruit, cookies and chips
  • Bottled water - We are sorry, we don't use single use plastics in our tours, we have old school glasses and purified water in a container, like our grandparents used!
  • Biodegradable Sunscreen SPF 50
Exclusions
  • Tips
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Infants not allowed
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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We were really impressed with our Whale Shark tour experience with VIP Tours. This company is organized, professional and easy to deal with. And no hidden extra costs! Our guide Katrin had a wealth of knowledge and was very passionate about these animals and the marine
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This was our second tour with Anna (the first was in 2016) and she did not disappoint. On the contrary, the quality of her boat had become even better. She has great captains Poncho & Eddy who know how to navigate the waters well and spot the whale sharks. She also has Katrine
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My wife and I had an awesome time doing the whale shark tour. Anna was a great help when booking, and eased our minds as a storm was brewing that day (we ended up having beautiful weather). On the snorkel itself our guide and captain were extremely professional and
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I don’t even know where to begin. Anna and her staff at La Paz VIP Tours do an excellent job of making sure you get close to the wildlife while still being respectful of these beautiful creatures and their environment, all while ensuring you have a trip of a lifetime! Our guide
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It can be very overwhelming to look for a whale shark tour in Cabo/La Paz because there are so many options, but look no further. We can not say enough great things about the experience, the staff, the communication and the Sea of Cortez Wonders tour. From the first reach out
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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