Coral Bay Whale Shark Safari

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Spotting whale sharks and swimming amongst the coral garden are some of the unparalleled experiences whilst visiting Western Australia. The operator offers great views of the majestic whale sharks and an opportunity to swim amongst them. 

This full day whale shark swim tour offers a prime opportunity to swim with whale sharks for 1 hour. The cruise also includes morning and afternoon tea, coffee, fresh drinking water, full buffet lunch, fruit platter, champagne, and all snorkel equipment including long wetsuits. The cruise also provides on board toilet facilities and sunscreen.

During the cruise you can enjoy the chance to swim with the biggest fish in the sea- Whale Sharks. You also have the opportunity to snorkel in the beautiful coral gardens. Try to catch sight of numerous fish, reef sharks, and other marine species while you are snorkeling around amazing coral formations. The spotter planes will assist you to set your eyes on the majestic whale sharks. Try not to disturb their natural habitat and have a sustainable interaction for one hour. Celebrate your final hours of the marine experience while sipping a glass of champagne and enjoying the fruit platter. You can also hire the onboard photographer to click some photos and/or videos of your marine experience but with an additional cost.  

You will be cruising on board an eco-tour vessel with a spacious upper deck, comfortable cushioned seating, spacious changing rooms, and on board toilet facilities. 

Coral bay is at the southern end of the Ningaloo Reef, in the north of Perth in Western Australia. Coral is famous for its rich coral gardens and Western Australian charm. 

Coral Bay Eco Tours is a family owned and operated marine tour company specialising in marine interactions in the Ningaloo Marine Park of Western Australia. 

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Departure Details

Departure Location Shop 4, Peoples Shopping Village, Robinson Street

  • Boards 07:15

  • Departs 07:30

  • Returns 16:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 8-10 hour whale shark tour
  • Recommended for experienced swimmers
  • Up to 1 hr swim time with whale sharks
  • Buffet lunch, fruit platter, champagne
  • All snorkel equipment & long wet suits

Additional Information

  • ​All staff have completed the AHA COVID-19 Hygiene Course and all tours will have a registered Hygiene Officer onboard 
  • Crew safety briefings will outline the necessary procedures and practices on the tour vessel which guests must adhere to 
  • To minimise the risk of transmission through use of shared equipment, guests are encouraged to either bring their own masks and snorkels, wetsuits and other personal gear, or purchase new, unopened equipment from the office.   
  • Complimentary hand sanitiser will be available at our office and at sanitising stations throughout our vessels. 
  • Crew will be frequently cleaning and sanitising all regular contact surfaces during the tours. 
  • Various signs and information posters are displayed at our office and on tour vessels to remind everyone of the increased procedures and safety precautions
  •  While every effort is made to provide you with the opportunity to see and interact with the wildlife, we cannot guarantee nature. 
  • We do not offer non-sighting repeat offers or refunds for this tour.​
  • This tour is recommended only for experienced swimmers.
  • What you need to bring: Towel, hat, sunscreen, swimsuit, water bottle, warm clothing.

Terms Of Services

Please refer to our full passengers terms and conditions on the following link;

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  • Adult Price

    from $565


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