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Enjoy the Whale Shark Experience in Isla Mujeres

Located just across the Bahía de Mujeres bay from Cancun, Isla Mujeres is a laid-back, tranquil getaway known for its gorgeous beaches as well as Mayan culture and heritage. From shopping to water sports, there are plenty of ways to fill your day on this island. If you are looking for soft white sand and bright blue water, this is your destination. To have once-in-a-lifetime experience, add the best swimming with whale sharks excursion in Isla Mujeres to your plans!

Isla Mujeres is an island full of history, it was inhabited by Ancient Mayan people and later, visited by pirates in the early 1800s. You can still find Mayan ruins in the island, such as the temple of Ixchel, the goddess of childbirth and medicine, for whom the island was originally dedicated. 

The island is not that big so if you want to fully get to know it, you could rent a golf cart or bike and visit all its great attractions. You cannot come to Isla Mujeres without spending a day in Playa Norte, this beach is everyone’s favorite because of its warm, calm, and shallow water. To admire the greatest view in the island head to Punta Sur, Isla Mujeres’ south point, and enjoy a walk in the cliffs. If you go early in the morning, it is a great spot to see the sunrise too! Stroll the downtown area at day if you enjoy shopping and come back at night to choose your favorite restaurant or bar to have a great time in. There are plenty of cuisine options and you will certainly find a great party if you are looking for it!

Spend your days relaxing on your favorite beach and do not miss the chance to go on an adventure! The turquoise blue waters of Isla Mujeres are perfect for marine excursions. You could spend a day fishing, snorkeling or scuba diving. You could even visit the underwater museum or the turtle farm where you will meet and learn about endangered sea turtles. If you are looking for a unique experience, you cannot go wrong with a full-day whale shark tour in Isla Mujeres. Whale sharks are the largest fish in the ocean, reaching up to 40 feet lengths, they feed on plankton and migrate to the sea near Isla Mujeres every year from May to September. 

Swimming with whale sharks in Isla Mujeres is a must! A quick boat ride to the snorkeling spot provides the opportunity to witness dolphins, sea turtles, and manta rays. Then it is time to jump in the water for an unforgettable, up-close encounter with whale sharks. Adventure awaits! Book online today.