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Tongan Expeditions Dive & Whale Watching

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We carry out whale swim eco-tours in the pristine waters around Vava'u where the majestic humpback whales come every year to mate and calf. Our tours are carried out under strict guidelines with fully qualified and certified personnel to ensure...more
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Puataukanave International Hotel, Neiafu 1234, Tonga
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All reviews these guys whale watching days diving open water once in a lifetime great instructor surreal experience beautiful reef their job months in advance pilot whales and dolphins in great condition down to earth bucket list his team spent days my partner
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I would take my guests from Vaimalo Fales to the boats each morning for their day trip and it all seemed highly efficiently organised. My guests would come back after a life changing experience swimming with the whales and were thrilled with the whole day.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nikki G
Reviewed 8 December 2018

I have returned for another trip and once again it was nothing short of amazing! Great crew, amazing swims, and awesome memories to take home It is a one in a million experience and Tongan Expeditions has proven once again to make sure that it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank katherine1192
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We're just back from a half day private charter with Tongan Dive and had a truly amazing day. Carly and Cam are such great hosts. They are friendly and professional. Nothing was a bother. Their equipment is really good and they genuinely cared about providing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chrys M
Reviewed 9 October 2018

In August I visited the Neiafu in Vava'u with the aim of doing my PADI open water. After a quick google it seemed clear that Tongan Expeditions was the best option for this and it did not disappoint. As I was arriving by ferry from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ellie P
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We went out 2 days hoping to snorkel with the humpbacks. 1st day many whales were active just not wanting to swim with us. Then as the boat around to head home the crew spotted a playful mum and very young calf. Each group of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank adventurer276
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

My partner and I spent 3 days on the boat with skipper Villi and guide Ash... successfully in search of mother and calf humpback whales in some of the world’s most beautiful waters. If like us it is on your bucket-list to swim with these...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marcusmorrison
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Went out 3 days and had 2 days with once in a lifetime experiences swimming with whales. Villi and Shona truly tried to make it successful and safe on two good days and for everyone it was an emotional experience. To move from your world...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pam L
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We dived and snorkeled with the whales. The diving part was perfect (except maybe the boat which emit a huge amount of smoke close to the ladders). But except that point, everything was great: good security briefing, good guidance, take time to find and point...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Edorwin
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Friends and I spent four days on Tonga Expedition's 'Sea Dog' watching and swimming with humpback whales and their calves. We spent three days with the amazing Ash and Tonga, and one day with the stunning Shona. Although Air Fiji left us without our clothes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Wow, trip of a lifetime. Swimming with Humpback whales has always been a dream of ours and it surpassed our expectations in every way. There are absolutely no words to describe the magical feeling of sharing the water with these beauties. Not only that but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jessicalmcmillan
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Jackie H
7 December 2018|
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Response from Serendipity62 | Reviewed this property |
Try the website. I tried to provide a link to the various means of contact listed on its website, but then received a message from Trip Advisor that: ‘ Sorry, questions may not include HTML or website links. Please edit... More
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Hi Gigi, Lucas is correct in his message, Portwine is a very nice affordable establishment. If that is still out of your budget then have a look Hilltop hotel and Port of Refuge. Malo
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