Magical Manta Rays of Ningaloo Reef

Our dedicated spotter plane pilot goes beyond searching for whale sharks – they keep an eye out for humpback whales and manta rays too.

Imagine, the type of day you could have swimming with manta rays on Ningaloo reef. On our tours, if you are an “interaction swimming” tour-ticketed guest.

You don’t just watch the manta rays; you become part of their world. As part of the experience if they are to be found on the day you’ll have the incredible opportunity to swim with these gentle giants at no additional cost.

It’s an experience that will leave you with memories to cherish for a lifetime. Many of our tour participants are lucky to have Manta’s visit during our daily activities.

So, are you ready to embark on an extraordinary adventure? Book today to join us for a chance to experience the magnificent Manta Rays as well and immerse yourself in the wonder and beauty of Ningaloo Reef’s manta rays.

Book your tour today and get ready to dive into a world of enchantment!

Manta ray

Experience the ultimate adventure on our Whale Shark and Eco Tours, where every tour gives you a chance to spot and the possibility to interact with the awe-inspiring manta rays of Ningaloo Reef. Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey from mid-May to mid-September when these graceful creatures enchant our interaction snorkeling guests.

 You are surrounded by the enchanting beauty of the Ningaloo Reef, as manta rays soar through the water like majestic underwater eagles.

It’s a sight that will take your breath away. While the mantas are present throughout the year, it’s during this special period that their numbers increase, and they become even more curious, and eager to interact with humans.
Just imagine the thrill of playing in the waters with the beautiful marine creatures.

Prepare to be captivated as the mantas gracefully circle around you, swim straight towards you, perform mesmerising loops, breach the surface, and even launch themselves out of the water. With wingspans reaching up to 7 meters (21 feet), this spectacle is truly a sight to behold.

But, that’s not all.

When you book one of our Whale Shark swim tours from late March to July each year or our shoulder season Whale Shark Ningaloo Eco tours Swimming tours from the 1st of August to mid to late October, you’ll also have the chance to encounter the fascinating manta rays of the Ningaloo Reef.