Whale Sharks Snorkel from La Paz

October – April

Snorkel with Whale Sharks from La Paz is a once in a lifetime experience.  You can swim alongside the biggest fish on the planet in harmony.

While we are looking for whale sharks In the same area you can look out for dolphins, rays, and other species of the wonderful marine life of the Sea of Cortez.

The whale sharks are in the area from November to April, this is when there is plankton for them to feed on.  The whale sharks swim slowly and filter feed at the surface.  Whale sharks feed on plankton and other very small nektonic life. They are not aggressive in any way and don’t even have teeth.  Whale sharks are the largest fish, when fully grown they can reach lengths of 30 feet. Seeing one off these wonderful animals from any distance is incredible. This tour allows you to experience something completely different and will allow you to take home memories you can keep forever.

Whale shark/sea lion snorkel

Itinerary

On arrival to the marina of La Paz, you will meet your captain, hop on the boat and make your way to the whale sharks snorkel area.

Safety first, your experienced whale shark guide will give you a safety briefing and tell you the correct way to swim with the whale shark to protect the animals and the area.

You will be given your snorkel equipment and shown how to use it if needed.

You have the chance to jump in the water numerous times with the whale sharks until you have had a wonderful interaction and you feel content.

While you are on the boat lookout for other pelagic animals like dolphins, and rays and you can hop in the water with these as well.

Included:

  • Experienced guide
  • Dinks and snacks

What to bring:

  • Bathing suit
  • Hat/ biodegradable sunscreen
  • Cash for gratuity 10-15% is customary

Optional:

Add a private photographer to capture your memories for you!!

$100usd- Includes video clips and 10-20 edited professional photos.

$800 Private boat

Contact us so that we can discuss available options or a custom trip, boat or menu for breakfast and lunch for you and your party.

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