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Swim with Whale Sharks - Ningaloo Reef - 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive provided by 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive

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Swim with Whale Sharks - Ningaloo Reef - 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive

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Explore the aquatic wonderland of Ningaloo Reef with 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive! Specialising in Swim with Whale Shark Tours, 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive operate full-day snorkel tours between mid-March and mid-August. With courtesy bus transfers departing from Exmouth at 7.15am, and returning at 4.30pm.  Swim alongside whale sharks, snorkel the reef and spot seasonal sea life such as turtles, dugongs, manta rays, whales and more during this fun, safe and informative eco-tour. From courtesy pick-up to drop off the tour includes everything; • delicious morning tea, lunch and afternoon platter, • snorkel gear and wetsuits, • assistance from experienced staff, • morning reef snorkel, • exclusive spotter plane to locate whale sharks and marine life,  • a safety support tender, • Free Photos from your day, • The best No-Sighting Policy.
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    Ningaloo Reef
    Stop: 8 hours - Admission included
    Explore the wonderland of Ningaloo Reef and have the chance to see whale sharks, dolphins, dugongs, manta rays, turtles, whales and other seasonal marine life on this fun, informative and safe eco-tour.
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Important Information
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Afternoon tea
  • Beverages
  • Buffet lunch
  • Glass of Champagne
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Professional photographer guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Ningaloo Reef
  • There are no exclusions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jean D wrote a review Oct. 2020
Perth, Australia2 contributions
It was an absolutely phenomenal experience. Swimming with Whale Sharks was magical and I highly recommend it. If you are weighing up what company you want to book with I really recommend 3 Islands. The whole team were so enthusiastic, fun and professional. They obviously had a
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Date of experience: October 2020
Mirelle Pedroza wrote a review Sep. 2020
Perth, Australia1 contribution
What an excellent day with Ningaloo whale shark in dive, crew super friendly and professional, nice vessel, delicious food and excellent snorkeling spots with lots of humpback whales around the vessel.
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Date of experience: September 2020
Rosemarie O wrote a review Sep. 2020
1 contribution
Awesome staff who went out of their way to provide an amazing experience. Do yourself a favour and book with this company, you won't be disappointed!
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Date of experience: September 2020
Response from BrittBillington, Manager at Swim with Whale Sharks - Ningaloo Reef - 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive
Responded Sep. 9, 2020
Thank you so much, Rosemarie O! Thrilled to hear you had an amazing experience with us - thanks for joining 3 Islands!
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FellowTraveler141887 wrote a review Sep. 2020
3 contributions
Fantastic day out on the water with professional staff. Food was delicious. Plenty of time in the water with the whale sharks and amazing photos to hold onto the memories forever.
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Date of experience: August 2020
Response from BrittBillington, Manager at Swim with Whale Sharks - Ningaloo Reef - 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive
Responded Sep. 9, 2020
Thank you for your kind words, FellowTraveler141887! We are glad you enjoyed the photos from the day - the photographers capture some pretty special memories for everyone to take home :)
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maypark68 wrote a review Aug. 2020
Perth, Australia29 contributions4 helpful votes
We were so looking forward to this adventure and was highly waiting in anticipation for it to come around quickly! I spoke to the company about the boat trip prior to booking and was told that it was 15-20 minutes out to the inside of the reef. Then when their spotter plane
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Date of experience: July 2020
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By: 3 Islands Whale Shark Dive
Swimming with the Humpback's Close Encounter
We did a tour with this company on 12 October and what a day! Our swim and close encounter with a Humpback Whale wa
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A once in a lifetime encounter
We had an unforgettable day with this company. The boat is spacious and comfortable and we were well looked after f
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Most surreal and special experience with 3islands
Me and my partner went on the Humpback Whale Tour yesterday and had one of the most special and surreal experiences
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Best day
We stayed in Exmouth a day longer to do this trip. Waiting for the day to arrive. We weren’t disappointed. The staf
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What an amazing experince!
My friend and I booked with 3 Islands to see the whale sharks in June 2020 and I honestly can't imagine doing it wi
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Swimming with Whales
Had the best day - absolutely amazing - from breaching young Whales that was right next to us, then a friendly sea
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3 islands with 5 stars
A very beautiful day on the water with awesome knowledgeable staff. Amee The bus driver / photographer / diver and
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Exmouth Hup back whale tour
This was the best day ever, the staff are excellent, friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. The day was so good
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Great. A1
We had an amazing day, couldn’t fault anything. Staff were great mixed with everyone board. We Felt confident at a
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The staff were all friendly and helpful and we saw loads of animals including plenty of whales, turtles dolphins an
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Humpback Whale watching and swimming
Fantastic day on the water with a great crew and well run operation. Heaps of whales seen, visibility was poor due
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Stephen K
The best day of our trip north.
These guys put on a really fun day. Our kids who are 7 and 9 are still talking about it months later. I also liked
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Humpback whale swim
This might be my first ever review on Trip Advisor. I'm writing the review because my wife, friends and I had such
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Sophia P
So happy with my whale shark tour with 3 islands! Staff was simply amazing, had the most wonderful day!
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The best day ever. I have barely snorkeled before and had only booked as a spectator but the team made me feel so s
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  • Duration: 8h
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