We invite you, your friends and your whole family to swim and snorkeling next to the whale shark: they are not like whales, nor like sharks, or mammals like dolphins, it is the largest fish in the world!
These magnificent creatures travel in large numbers to the beautiful Mar de Cortés in October of each year, specifically to the Bay of La Paz in the Sea of Cortez, which gives us the unique opportunity to experience one of the most exciting encounters between humans and nature. It is worth mentioning that you will be able to observe this incredible animal in its natural environment, our boats leave from La Paz in Baja California Sur and in 20 minutes you are in the sanctuary of the Whale Shark.
We will take you to this magical encounter, we guarantee that you will never forget this adventure of swimming with a Whale Shark, the biggest fish in the world! they measure approximately 8 to 10 meters in length and these young giants look impressive. The average weight is 15 tons per specimen. They are animals that are fed by means of filtration, and it is very important to emphasize “they are not hunters” and contrary they are docile, humble, and curious.
While the gentle giant glides gently on the surface of the marvelous Sea of Cortes looking for plankton and microscopic animals, you will be by his side, enjoying their surroundings, they are docile creatures that allow you to approach them without any risk.
If you and your family are in Magdalena Bay, Loreto, Los Cabos, La Paz, Todos Santos or any other point, you should not miss this eco tour in Baja California Sur, since there are few destinations around the world where you can catch sight of this gentle giant. The Whale Shark season in La Paz, Mexico is from October to February each year.
Experience this great adventure with us! Our captains are local, trained with great experience, they will take you through the beautiful beaches of the Sea of Cortez, where whale sharks gather. Along the way, you should pay close attention to the marine life, possibly observe dolphins, rays, sea lions and a great diversity of birds, as well as contemplate our magnificent view of the surrounding desert landscape, which are Emblematic of Baja California Sur.
We offer different tours, and choose the one that suits your needs.