Swim around one of the largest sharks and the bigger fish of the world, the shark whale. Its size, and huge mouth are unique caracteristics. He feeds mainly with plancton or small fishes. The difference from other shark species is the great quantity of water we swallows. They appear regularly in the same places in certain times of the year where the placton is rich.
Playa del Carmen, México
Round trip Transportation
Water and Soda Beer After To The Activity
Shrimp And/or Fish Ceviche Chicken Sandwiches
Departing point of the tour: Playa del Carmen
The whale shark has become a central attraction in the Ecotourism industry in many parts of the world, especilally the west coast of Australia, where scubadivers get the chance to swimm with this great giants.
Shark Whale (Rhincodon typus)
It is the largest fish existing of the World, with approximately 12 m of length . It lives in warm tropical and subtropical waters. That is believed to inhabit the Earth for 60 million years.
This species , despite its huge size, poses no danger to humans . It is a widely cited example to fame with sharks devouring people. Actually , they are quite affectionate, and often playful with divers . There are even reports, although unconfirmed, whale sharks that come to the surface face up to the diver you scratch his belly and removes parasites.