Timing Your Whale Shark Tour: Read this before booking your plane ticket (updated for 2024)

The optimal time for a whale shark tour is during July and August, especially around the full moon phases. Witnessing them in their natural habitat is a truly unforgettable experience. So, plan your dive during the peak season and brace yourself for an awe-inspiring journey.

Protecting Our Gentle Giants: No-Sunscreen Rule on Isla Mujeres’ Whale Shark Tours

The preservation of our marine ecosystem, and specifically the well-being of our beloved whale sharks, is paramount. That’s why sunscreen – all types of it, even the so-called ‘safe’ or biodegradable ones – is strictly not allowed on any whale shark tours.