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3 Islands Whale Shark Dive

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Ningaloo Reef is an incredible aquatic environment filled with an amazing variety of marine life ranging from whale sharks, dolphins, humpback whales, manta rays, dugongs and turtles to tropical fish, corals and much more. Join award winning Three...more
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1 Kennedy St | Driftwood Centre, Shop One, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What else can i say but.... FANTASTIC!! Start of the day the bus picked us up from our hotel..Great. Then after a short drive we arrived at the ningaloo reef where we did a quick practise dive and saw a sea turtle! We then went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stefan881933
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took our 2 children 11 and 13. Found well organised, they broke the group into 2 and had one group ready to jump into the water when the other group was about to come on board. We swam with 5 whale sharks that day....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank C4875SXkims
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went out on 3 Islands Seafari boat and had a really good day. We were able to swim multiple times with the sharks which was incredible and the crew put us right where we needed to be. The snorkeling before and after swimming with the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jaarbi
Brittney B, Front Office Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jaarbi, Thank you for joining our very first Whale Shark Tour for the 2019 Whale Shark Season! What a way to kick off the season with multiple swims with some beautiful whale sharks :) It was an absolute pleasure to have you onboard and...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

My wife and I went on 3 Islands' Humpback Interaction Tour and two weeks ago and it was fabulous. The tour was run by three great young women who took very good care of us on the boat and in the water. They worked very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vacationer814426
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi Vacationer814426, Thank you so much for the positive feedback from your recent Humpback Whale Interaction Tour with us. We are thrilled to hear the crew on board were attentive and ensured some close encounters with the Whales! It's sounds like it was a magical...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

So grateful for an amazing day with the 3 islands team for a humpback whale tour. The crew are welcoming, friendly ,professional and passionate about what they do. The team went to great lengths to ensure that everyone aboard had a great day. It testing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank barrachick
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi barrachick, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your Humpback Whale Encounter with us! It is very much appreciated. We are delighted to hear you had a great time on board with the 3 Islands team and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

My friend and I went on the Humpback Whale tour in early October, 2018 and were thrilled with the experience. The three guides and captain were all very knowledgeable and friendly, food was excellent and the wildlife was beautiful. It was a well managed, professional...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Henry D
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hi Henry D, Thank you so much joining our Humpback Whale Interaction Tour this year. It was a pleasure to have you both on board. Thanks again :)

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Wow...what a day !! The moment we were picked up in the transfer bus, we were made to feel comfortable and like part of the crew-family. The staff were so warm, friendly and very helpful and supportive to anyone who needed it. There were 2...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MelissaBazley
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hi MelissaBazley Thank you so much for taking the time out to review us on TripAdvisor. It is truly appreciated! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your Whale Shark Adventure Tour. It sounds like you had an amazing day, with an array of marine...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Hi All, you know how it is - you see some fantastic pictures on the companies homepage but when YOU do the tour it is very different and there is nothing you get to see. But not with 3IslandsWhaleSharks! This was the best thing I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andreas B
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi Andreas B, Thank you very much for sharing your recent Whale Shark experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. The fact you say this is the best thing you've ever done in your life means a lot to us!! We endeavour to give everyone...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Just had a brilliant day swimming with humpbacks. Although windy and visibility was abit poor, we thoroughly enjoyed our experience today and we were overwhelmed when one Mum and Bub swam very close below us. Saw so many whales breaching and playing close to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ginabrendan
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi ginabrendan, Thank you very much for your kind words and taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time on board despite the wind that day, and that got to see a humpback whale and...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant trip on Sunday 9th September... Thoroughly enjoyed swimming with a whale shark. The crew of Cait, Aimee, Georgia, Chrissy and Noss were brilliant and made the trip most memorable. Thank you...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank steptripad
Brittney B, Manager at 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi steptripad, You're more than welcome! Thanks for joining us!

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whipmisky
30 March 2017|
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Response from Brittney B | Property representative |
Wow, whale sharks, humpback whales and Orcas all in one would be the ultimate day!! Going from previous whale shark seasons, July would be the best month to encounter all three. We saw Orcas yesterday actually (29th March... More
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Jean E
16 March 2017|
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Response from Brittney B | Property representative |
Hi Jean, Thank you for your email regarding our whale shark snorkel tours on the stunning Ningaloo Reef. We would love to have you aboard for a day of adventure and discovery with the whale sharks and marine life that... More
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