The Best Place To Swim with Whale Sharks

From May to September, the Whale Shark Biosphere Reserve becomes a feeding ground for large congregations of whale sharks. The reserve is about an hour by boat from Isla Mujeres,…

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Swimming with Whale Sharks – 2013 Edition

Between the months of May and September, whale sharks (Tiburon ballena) congregate off the coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. The biggest fish on the planet, a whale shark can weigh…

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Ten Great Places to Visit and Help Wild Animals

Earlier this year, Reefs to Rockies joined SEEtheWild's network of tour operators and travel companies committed to striving towards wildlife conservation through tourism.  We feel that tourism, when done sustainably…

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Swimming with Whale Sharks

Whale sharks take the title of "world's largest fish".  A docile filter-feeder, the whale shark can reach lengths of 30+ feet.  The longest individual ever recorded measured 41.5 feet!  Lacking…

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