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Whale Swim, Fish & Dive Tours

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Yes, in Tongatapu, from July to Nov, you can have an amazing experience to swim with the gentle giants, Humpback whales.We are the professional whale swim and dive tour operator in Tongatapu with over 20 + years local knowledge and experience. We...more
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Nuku'alofa Fishing Club, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island 945, Tonga
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All reviews whale swim early in the season humpback whales deserted island an amazing experience once in a lifetime whale watching finding whales whole team other guests desert island treated with respect great whale no hesitation morning and afternoon tea life changing sandwiches
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The most awesome experience you will have is from March until about September each year when the humpback whales bring their calves to Tonga.You will have a never to be forgotten experience to swim with them. The calves are so curious & will come up...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Rob M
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went out with Whale Swim and Dive and OMG what an experience, we spent at least a hour in the water playing with the Baby and keeping a close eye on Mum. This is an experience I will never forget and also something you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank TongaPaula
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Had a great day out with Tom and Dave of Whale Swim Fish and Dive. We were divided up into 3 boats matching families with families and more experienced snorkelled couples together which was a good start. We took off a few kilometres out towards...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank cristinahSydney
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were originally booked to go on our trip on Monday, and at the last minute (8am) we were told there wasn't room available on the boat and had to change our booking to Wednesday. This is the reason for the 4 stars instead of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Picked up from the hotel. Good briefing. Safety a primary concern all day. Saw a heap of humpback whales, as well as pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins. Flying fish, a desert island, and real coffee! And we dived with 2 lots of mums and calves....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Steve D
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Regardless of the Choppy waters and cloudy day , tom and david provide best experience possible , saw many whales with opportunity to swim with a few. Would certainly come back another year.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank NathAdventures
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome day with David & George! They were fun & professional guys. We saw plenty of whales in the morning so very happy! Thanks for the memories guys!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Tess T
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This was excellent!! I have wanted to swim with whales for over 20 years and my husband and I went to Tonga specially to see whales. We went out with Richard and Zandy on our first trip in July and weren't able to swim with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank thekrays
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My first whale swim was with this company and they were the best! We had a very long swim with two whales and the guides were great! First thing the guides do is practicing getting out of the boat and snorkeling before they take you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank KimV91
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had our first snorkel with whales in Tonga led by Jeff and David, it was really fun. It was a bit pricey but to get up close and personal with a 30 ton whale is incredible. They had a special surprise for us at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Response from TenaciousTrekkers | Reviewed this property |
1 - My partner gets sea sick very easily and he was very worried about being uncomfortable during the outing however he was fine the entire time. The sea was pretty calm and we had great weather. The boat is very small and... More
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5 August 2017|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
The cost was TOP495 (NZD365) per person for the full day including pick up and return to Liku'alofa Resort. Sandwich lunch, morning coffee also included as was, for those who swam, all snorkelling gear including wetsuits.