Would you like to be part of the research trips? Learn about the biology of the whale sharks, and the way we study them, been part of a research field trip in La Paz Bay and enjoy the Whale Shark Mexico team! Trips depend on weather conditions and runs from October to April.
In order to support the monitoring, we do research trips involving tourists and volunteers, where we educate and raise awareness of people about the whale sharks, the ocean conservation and the importance of research.
We take small groups our boat is maximum 6 people, if you need we can also find a bigger boat but we like to work on a small groups in order to give you a better whale shark encounter.
Cost: $85 USD includes snorkel equipment, water (bring your own reusable BOTTLE to be filled we are against plastic, if you don’t have we can provide it), snacks, biodegradable sunblook, patrolling brazalets (in order to have a sustainable whale shark interaction we have a patrolling boat that this is pay by all tourist companies) and helps us to support the monitoring field work. Depending on the season the field work could be 2 or 3 hours this is in therms on the torist demand.