Swim with Whale Sharks Cruise with Lunch and Photos


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  • Swim with the largest fish in the sea
  • Spectacular Ningaloo Reef
  • Lunch and refreshments

Swim beside the biggest fish in the sea; the mighty Whale Shark between April-July each year! Swimming beside these creatures is an awesome experience. Let the team of passionate professionals take you out on the Ningaloo Reef for the experience of a lifetime as you swim with the whale sharks!

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Swim with whale sharks - 94% success rate
  • Transfers out to the boat
  • Wet suits and snorkel equipment
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Buffet Lunch and snacks
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Photograph package
  • Videographer on board (film extra)

Experience swimming with the biggest fish in the sea; the whale shark on the Ningaloo Reef every year between April – July! The Ningaloo Reef is one of the only places in the world where you can experience this incredible tour! Your day begins at 7.30am where you will be picked you up from your accommodation and head towards our departure point. After a safety brief you will move off for some snorkelling and marine interaction. At 10am a spotter plane begins searching the Ningaloo Reef for the Whale Sharks!

When the Whale Sharks are located the group will take it in turns (2 x groups of 10) to swim beside the biggest fish in the sea – the whale shark – this truly is an awesome experience and one you will never forget! The tour also includes snorkelling on the Ningaloo Reef and also with other marine life such as manta rays, turtles as well as watching the majestic humpback whales at play.

Please note: Tours run between April - July each year.

On the Day

Session Length

  • Tours run daily between April – July each year; the most reliable times for whale shark sitings are between the middle of April – the middle of June
  • Please book at least 2 weeks in advance of your preferred date

Numbers on the Day

The price quoted is for one adult. There is a maximum of 20 people on this experience and there is never anymore than 10 people in the water at any one time.


The experience will still go ahead in the event of rain or inclement weather. If the experience provider does have to cancel the booking due to poor weather, you will be rescheduled by the experience provider.

Dress Code

Please wear your swimwear on to the boat. You are welcome to bring your own snorkel equipment with you; however it is provided. Please also bring along a towel and something warm to wear. Foot wear is not required.

... and Importantly


  • Adult: 15 years old+
  • Child: 4 to 14 years old
  • Family: 2 adults and 2 children
  • Basic swimming skills are required


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and are arranged directly with them.