Whale Shark Tour Itinerary
Join us on an adventure of a lifetime snorkelling with these gentle WhaleShark giants in the nutrient-rich waters of Australia’s iconic Ningaloo Reef. Our highly experienced, professional and fun crew will ensure your interactions are relaxing – safe! You’ll experience them up close and personal while we capture all those unforgettable memories for you to cherish forever; it doesn’t get much better than that!!
With our well-equipped vessels, you’ll be able to go for an unforgettable day with the World’s Leading Whaleshark Swim Team. We provide quality service and handy tips that will maximize your time spent in Ningaloo reef! Morning tea is served nonstop throughout the journey. For all of our Whale Shark adventures – included is a spotter plane overflying us at altitudes of three miles high. We employ only professional pilots who have been trained especially to ensure safety while maximizing viewing opportunities aboard our boat.
You will receive a Pre-Whale shark Snorkel lesson. A proportion of your ticket price goes towards Whale Shark Research and you get the ‘Sighting Guarantee’ (in case no whales are sighted on this adventure) which means we will offer one free repeat tour up until 3 years from now! There are also no gimmicks—just great snorkelling opportunities set apart with boats designed specifically to accommodate large groups. – meaning more chances at seeing those beautiful Whale Sharks in their natural habitat.
Swimming With Whale Sharks from Exmouth
Whale sharks are encountered at Ningaloo Reef near Exmouth in an area known as the Coral Gardens between April and July every year. The whale shark is listed by Australia’s Department of Environment and Heritage as a vulnerable species. Joining our whale shark tours in Exmouth contributes to helping protect whale sharks for future generations to come. We ensure that all our operations are sustainable, whale friendly tours Exmouth which is why you should choose us.
About our Whale Shark Swimming Tour Company
We’ve been hosting this extraordinary shark encounter since 2003 and have perfected it into an unforgettable adventure for all levels of ability! In order to provide the best possible experience possible for both guests and sharks alike, we’re committed to maintaining a low impact sustainable operation that includes minimising disturbance to the location ensuring no interaction. We also leave Ningaloo Reef as we find it – pristine. Our approach allows us to be endorsed by the Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) as well as The Australian Whale Shark Association. For those who enjoy a natural aquatic experience, our unforgettable tour gives you the unique privilege of swimming with whale sharks in their natural habitat.
Facts About Whale Sharks
- The whale shark is one of the largest, heaviest and longest existing fish in the world. It’s very large mouth opening (1-2 meters) contains 50-100 rows of small “teeth”. The teeth are used to filter feed plankton from the water.
- In fact, this species is so big that it’s considered harmless to humans because its feeding habits are mainly oriented towards plankton.
- They can grow about 12 meters in length and weigh over 20 tonnes! They reach a maturity age of 35 years, but it is possible that they can live 100 years or more.