The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is a slow-moving, filter-feeding carpet shark and the largest known extant fish species. The largest confirmed individual had a length of 12.65 m (41.5 ft) and a weight of about 21.5 t (47,000 lb). The whale shark holds many records for size in the animal kingdom, most notably being by far the largest living nonmammalian vertebrate. It is the sole member of the genus Rhincodonand the only extant member of the family Rhincodontidae which belongs to the subclass Elasmobranchii in the class Chondrichthyes. Before 1984 it was classified as Rhiniodon into Rhinodontidae.
The whale shark is found in open waters of the tropical oceans and is rarely found in water below 21 °C
Swimming with a whale shark is a unique wildlife interaction that will last forever. Whale shark watching is one of the most popular Cebu tour package we offer along with Sumilon island day tour package that maximize your time enjoying Oslob’s top tourist spots.
04:00 AM - Pick up from your Hotel
07:00 AM - Light Breakfast in Oslob
08:00 AM - Swimming or Snorkeling with the Whale Sharks
09:00 AM - Cool Down at Tumalog Falls
10:00 AM - Lunch with One Round of soft drinks
11:00 AM PM - Prepare to go back to the City
02:00 PM - Arrival in the Hotel
✓ Private Tour (10 hours Duration, excess hours are chargeable)
✓ Private Transportation - Pick up and drop off in any hotel, resort and residences (Cebu City and Mactan Island)
✓ Local Guide
✓ Light breakfast
✓ Lunch with softdrinks or water
✓ Entrance fees and whale shark watching fees
✓ Boat ride and life vest
✓ Tumalog Falls, entrance fee included
✓ Government taxes and fees
✕ Snorkeling or Swimming Fee with the whale sharks (P200 for Local or P500 for Foreigners)
✕ Underwater Camera Rental (P500 with free CD)
PAYMENT AND RESERVATIONS
A deposit of 50% is required for you to confirm the reservations
When making payment, please put the price that corresponds to the number of persons you want to book reservation.
Remember, the price listed on the table is, Price per Person.
CANCELLATION POLICY & REFUND
Lagum Adventure reserves the right to cancel confirmed tours in the event of natural phenomenon or mandated government cancellations. Guests will be entitled for a refund (minus service charges or transportation charges if used).
In case of flash floods when you arrive in the area for Canyoneering, we reserve the rights to cancel your activity for your own safety. Unfortunately, there is no refund on transportation charges if it has been used.