Private Cage Diving with Mako Shark

From: $2,250

SEASON 2024: MARCH 20th – APRIL 30th

Mako Sharks are the quickest species of sharks and have the ability to leap up to 20ft out of the water. They are incredibly aggressive looking and have conical snouts, long gill slits with short pectoral fins and crescent-shaped tails fins. They have needle-like teeth which are clearly visible at all time. Do you need more? Are you ready for face to face diving with one of the most magnificent and surprising apexes of our underwater world?
Looking for: A game changing experience, a rush of an adrenaline, real deal

Difficulty level: Medium

What to expect: Power, true adventure, wild nature, ocean at its best
Tours, Excursions & Wildlife Encounters. Riviera Maya. Mexico

Product Description


Safety and professionalism:
Our professional guides, diving instructors, and dive masters will make sure you enjoy every bit of your day. We’ll make sure you feel safe, secure and happy.
SCUBA set:
Mask, regulator and wights.
Tasty meals:
Trip includes breakfast/lunch. When you arrive at the pier, light breakfast will be ready for you. Cold water, soft drinks, and sandwiches are available on the boat. When we finish with the diving we have some beers and a Caribbean lunch to round up this amazing experience.
Seasickness prevention:
A boat ride can be bumpy. Waves, ocean and speed boat can cause a bit of a seasickness. We’ll do everything we can to prevent this from happening to you. Before we start the ride, seasickness pills will be offered.

Pick up – drop off:
Transportation from and to any hotel is included. Depending on your location the tour will start 6:30 AM (Tulum) – 07:30 AM (Playa del Carmen) – 08:30 AM (Cancun).

What to bring:
Hat or cap, sunglasses, shirt, swimsuit, towel, sandals, biodegradable ecologic sunblock, money for souvenirs, extra and tips. Smile and good spirit are a must

Available for purchase:

  • Pictures from your adventure, 100-120 awesome photos, short video and  a bonus “the best of Riviera Maya”
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Amazing longsleeve Ecotours shirt


We’ll pick you up at the scheduled time in your hotel and head directly to Cancun. During the ride, our guide will brief you about the day plan, mako shark biology and its habitat. Once we arrive to the marine, you’ll have time to relax, enjoy the tasty breakfast and get ready for the adventure to come. After the breakfast, we’ll depart towards the mako shark area and start our search. If we are lucky, on the way to the mako shark zone we might spot manta rays and dolphins.
Once mako sharks are spotted, we’ll set the cage and start the dives. We are guests at home of the mako shark. Respect, watch and enjoy these amazing creatures. Remember that we are just observants in their world.
After the dive and all the excitement, we’ll serve sandwiches, fruits, water, soft drinks, and beers and we’re heading back to the marina. Estimated arrival time is about 02:30 PM.
During the tour, our guides will give you all the information about the fauna of this beautiful ecosystem; they will also explain security protocols and make sure that you are having a great time.