The tour that moves your heart closer to nature
If you are after an unforgettable and amazing once in a lifetime experience, come along and join the arrival of the humpback whales journey to the Friendly Island from the Antartic Ocean. The Humpback Whales grace our waters during the winter months of June to October. Come and witness their majestic beauty and listen to their mighty song. The season is celebrated with the farmers harvesting their yams and root crops, Therefore; after the whale watching trip, the tour will continue on to a Tongan feast where you will taste different types of local sea foods with yams (Ufi) the highest chiefly root crops in Tonga while you will be entertained by local school children and a drink of Kava (our local ceremonial drinks) to make you relaxed.
7:30 Tours meeting time at Small Boat Marina's
8:30-12:00 Swimming and Whale Watching in the Wilds (Guiding thru the whole time)
1:30 Swim at Mariner's Cave
2:30 Swim at Swallow's Cave
3:30 tours will return into town
5:00 Buffet dinner, traditional dance, kava drinking
A taste of Noni juice and herbal medicine
Please bring your own hard drinks as we only serve local fruit juices and water
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Address or Intersection
End Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Address or Intersection
Duration: 7 hours
Whale watching and swimming is only a seasonal activity here so it won't starts till June and ends in October. Time availability will start by July 2017 first week and continue on till the end of October.
The speed boat can fit 14 people and it is fully covered by insurance with a professional driver.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 TOP - Local souvenirs will be available for sale.