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Whale Shark Tours in Riviera Maya

Enjoy the amazing experience of swimming with the Whale Sharks in the Riviera Maya!

The Riviera Maya is the section of Mexico’s Caribbean coastline that goes from Puerto Morelos to Puerto Aventuras. This privileged location makes for gorgeous beaches and blue waters. Plus, Riviera Maya is a premier destination for underwater activities due to its crystal-clear water, caverns, and pools just waiting to be explored. Take the plunge and join us for a swimming with whale shark tour in Riviera Maya! Swimming with these amazing creatures gives you the chance to see the largest fish in the sea up close and personal.

Riviera Maya’s all-inclusive resorts will have all the amenities you are looking for and more. Spend your day relaxing in the beach, enjoying delicious food, and drinking next to the pool. To make the most out of your visit, excursions are a must! You can swim with turtles in Akumal, they are so close to the shoreline that all you need is snorkeling equipment. For deeper adventures, Puerto Aventuras has great diving spots where you will fall in love with the colorful reef. Another great experience would be to visit the Biosphere Reserve of Sian Ka’an to see its mangrove channels and lagoons.

At the start of the Riviera Maya, close to Puerto Morelos, you will find the Ruta de los Cenotes. Cenotes are natural freshwater pools located in the jungle; they are so stunning that they were sacred to the Mayas. You can choose your favorites from this route and go swim in them, you certainly will not regret it. For a cultural experience, visiting Mayan Ruins is a must, Tulum has an archaeological site with great views of the Caribbean where you can learn more about Mayan people and their culture.

If the warm sun, vibrant coral reefs, and gentle waves have not sold you on Riviera Maya, a whale shark excursion surely will! Whale sharks are known as “gentle giants” because they feed on plankton and are completely safe and comfortable with humans. Dive under the surface and make unforgettable memories swimming with them! Reserve your spot on a Riviera Maya whale shark tour below.