TOURS FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
SWIM WITH WHALE SHARKS (FROM CANCUN)
Whale Shark Snorkel Adventure
JOIN US FOR YOUR MOST OVERWHELMING EXPERIENCE OF YOUR
LIFETIME Snorkeling and viewing of 30 feet long whale sharks off the
waters of the caribbean. The whale sharks can be seen only during May/15 –
September/17 when they buoy the surface to feed on plankton. Your search for the
worlds biggest fish starts from
Cancun on a 10 passengers boat and upon the
encounter one couple at a time will get the opportunity to snorkel next to whale
sharks in total spending about an hour snorkeling, viewing, taking pictures and
enjoying this unique fish.
Whale Shark season is from May 15th to September 16th, every year, please reserve in advence online, limited spaces
- Clients will be able to swim 3 to 4 times depending on their physical
- On our way back will be snorkeling in a beautiful reef.
- Do not touch the shark,
especially the fins or tail, as tempting as this
is the sharks skin is like sand paper, a rough texture and handling the shark
can lead to infections and skin troubles for it.
- Keep 6-10ft away from the
shark, do not feed them.
- There is a Federal charge of $7 usd per person to visit the national park, and this must be paid in the very day of the tour.
This excursion leaves from Cancun at Punta Sam, Puerto Juarez:
07:30am Return aprox. 2:00 pm
cameras, extra money and please
travel as light
as possible due to the limited space onboard the boat.
Pick up from your hotel
Certified tour guides
Snorkel equipment- new tube.
Light breakfast (orange juice, coffe, fruit, sweet rolls)
Soft drinks and bottled water.
Lunch (vegetarian menú or ceviche)
soft drinks and bottled water on our way back.
Fast boat avannti 33’- with rest rooms.
Guests can use only biodegradable sun tan lotion. The whale sharks can be seeing from up close but not touched. All trips are reconfirmed a day in advance to assure good weather for viewing the whale sharks.
No pregnant women
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE DEPARTURE FROM PLAYA DEL CARMEN & RIVIERA MAYA
Do you have Hotel pickup service?
All our Land, Boat Tours and water activities has pick up service from most of the Hotels in Playacar Hotel zone and Riviera Maya.
At Playa del Carmen downtown, there are a few hotels where we do not have pick up service, due the streets are small for vehicle or a full size bus or the hotel is located in a pedestrian street, in these, cases we always look for a Hotel located walking distance from your hotel to pick you up.
Once we now the Hotel that you will be staying, we can look for the closest Hotel option to pick you up.
Do the pickup service is included on the price?
Yes, it is included on the price, if it is not included on the price it will indicate it on the tour description and inclusions.
Questions about reservations and cancellations
How much in advance, should I make the reservation?
We do recommend you to make your reservations as far in advance as possible so that you are sure to get the tour that you like, whenever you want to go.
There are many times we have no space available, so we recommend to make your reservations at least 5-6 days in advance.
HOW TO RESERVE?
You can reserve in a very easy process of 4 steps:
1.- Once you have chosen the tour that you like to buy, put the number of adults and children that you like to reserve, after chose the date and the click on “click to quote here” and the quotation screen will appear, check the price and if you like to buy it just click on “Add to cart”.
2.- Your Shopping cart screen will appear and if you like to add more services just chose what kind of service you like to add and it will take you the menu of the service you chose. you can add as many as you like, when you finish just fill the blanks with the information required, you can read the Privacy Notice and then click on “I agree and continue”.
3.- The payment screen will appear with your name and the total you have to pay, just click “Pay Now”.
4.- You will be directed to Pay Pal web site. PayPal is the safer, easier way to pay online. The service allows anyone to pay in any way they prefer, including through credit cards, bank accounts, PayPal Smart Connect or account balances, without sharing financial information. Right after you made the payment you will receive a receipt of payment and in less than 24 hours, you will be receiving your Confirmed Electronic Service Vouchers with all important information like; pickup time and place, what to bring, meeting point and how to get there, etc. You have to print these tour vouchers and bring a copy with you, in order to give the tour vouchers for every service to the guides at boarding time or at the piers at check in time.
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How can I pay if I do not have a credit card?
You can also pay in US Dollars through bank wire money to the following account:
Account number: 0155770805
Swift Code: MENOMXMT
Beneficiary name: Viajes Turismo y Aventura S.A. de C. V.
Do I have to pay always the total cost of my purchase at once?
If you are buying hotels, or escorted tours, yes you have to pay the total cost of your purchase.
If you are buying tours, transfers or renting private yachts or catamarans, your sales executive can assign a deposit, and the balance can be pay at least 3 days before the date of the service.
In some cases and if you request it, you can pay the balance at boarding or check in time, ask your sales executive if you need to prefer to do these.
How can I check the status of my reservation?
It is our objective that you know what is happening with your reservation, so you always can check at the main page (home) of www.cancunalltours.com at “My reservation” only by writing your name, last name and reservation number.
You can also call Toll Free: 1 866 97 85 985 from USA and Canada or +52 998-848 1780 from the rest of the world. If you are already, in Cancun our local number is 848-17-80 and if you are in Mexico but outside Cancun call Toll Free 01 800 841 9691, We have also a direct CHAT (click here).
What is your cancellation policy?
Our Tour Cancellation Policies are as follow:
- Over 48 hours before your service time, a full refund will apply.
- From 47 to 36 hours before your service time 80% refund will apply
- 35 hours to the same day and no-shows no refund will be given.
What happened if I reserve and the prices increase when I take the tour?
Cancun All Tours guarantees the price or rate of a Hotel, Tour, transfer or any service from any possible future increase by submitting the reservation and your full payment.
What Happen If the wheatear conditions are nor good?
We do have a Weather Guarantee; If you like to change the date of the tour due a bad weather conditions you can do it without any charge if you do it at least 24 hours before the service time.
Why should I choose Cancun All Tours?
1.-We are pioneers reserving on line tours with more than 16 years of experience
2.-We have the largest menu, for tours, activities, touristic services and transportation vehicles
3.-The price that you see is the price that you pay there are no hidden fees
4.-Guarantte of bad weather (see more)
5.-Our cancellation policies are on your side (see more)
6.-We use the most secure on line payment system (Pay Pal) where nobody see your credit card or bank information
7.- To reserve with Cancun All Tours is the best way to secure you reservations before you arrive to your destination instead of arrive and find that there are no more available spaces for Hotels, tours, activities or services that you liked to do.
8.-We always have the best promotions and if you buy two tours or more you will get a discount price from tours with regular prices.
9.- When you reserve tours and touristic services ahead of time, you always save money and time due when you arrive to your destination you will spend your time enjoying your vacations, instead of finding someone that can give you trustfully information and making lines to buy tours at the hotels.
10:-You will have the guarantee that you are buying with a company that is legally stablished and register with the Mexican Tourism Department and with more than 16 year of experience in the online tours market.