Unique tour in the waters of the Honda Bay city of Puerto Princesa. You can personally meet with the largest of all living in the moment fish. From April to October on certain days the tours starts when sharks in the wild came to this area and when weather is allow boat go to the sea! Be informed, the number of guests is limited – 30 persons per day.
Long whale shark reaches 20 m. and weight – 15 tons. They are peaceful and safe for human, they eat only plankton. The tour is unique that the shark inhabited in the wild. Sometimes there is no whale or to find them need time, they often swim alone far away from each other. On the way you can see dolphins, turtles, giant – manta, sea snakes and shoals of fish.
Regarding availability of whale sharks tour we know 1-2 days before the tour! Excursions are based on every full moon of the month. Based on our experience, it is observed that their appearance is either a week before or a week after the full moon. We have spotters that aid in finding the location of the whale sharks.
Book your tour in advance! If there is no tour due to weather conditions or no sharks in the wild and you can’t go the other day you will get notification and refund of payment. There is only 1 boat, and number of guests is limited – 20 persons a day!
Itinerary & conditions ✍
The price includes: pick-up at your hotel (6.10 – 7:00 am), boat to the sharks habitat (1.5 hours), swimming with sharks 3 – 5 times (depending on the number of fish), mask and snorkel, lunch on the boat, bottled water, van transfer back to the city or your hotel. Excursions end around 2 pm
✱ If, for obvious reasons, the excursion boat will not find sharks living in the wild, you only pay 1850 pesos per person. Negative statistics 10%
✱ The tour is carried out only from the city of Puerto Princesa. For pick up in Astoria and Sheridan Sabang or Daluyon Beach And Mountain Resort in Sabang additional fee 3500 pesos for private van (1-9 person)! From El Nido, tour can not be made!
✱ Expect the excursion car on the hotel’s reception desk or in the rooms, pick up at 6:10 – 7:00AM.
✱ If you do not have a hotel, you must come to Baywalk of Puerto Princesa city at 6:30 in the morning. Take your voucher which received after payment by e-mail.
✱ During the tour, your things kept with you on the boat.
✱ From airport tour can not be made!
✱ Free cancellations and 100% refund is possible at least 48 hours before the start of tour
✱ Cancellation less than 48 hours before the tour, possible with a charge of 30% of the tour price
✱ Cancellation less than 24 hours before the start, is non refundable!
✱ Cancellations: Tours to the Whale Sharks can be cancel for visitor entry due to weather conditions. In such case, the visitor may to rebook the tour on a later date or seek a refund.
✱ Make sure you fill the right email address, and make sure you look for your voucher on that email address what you filled!
✱ Palawan Days reserves the right to cancel any bookings in the any time