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Last spots for 2019 on whale swim in Tonga tour

Tonga is one of the only places in the world where you can swim with humpback whales.

Where Wild Things Roam Travel has the few remaining spots for 2019 on their Swim With Humpback Whales in Tonga Tour starting from a twin share, land only price of $3,949 per person.

Every year from July to October the whales complete their migration from the feeding grounds of Antarctica to the warmer tropical waters of Tonga where they give birth to their calves and perform courtship readying themselves for the next season.

The Ha’apai Islands serve as one of Tonga’s most plentiful playgrounds for Humpback Whales. From mid-July to mid-October the Ha’apai Island area becomes one of the largest nurseries in the South Pacific for Humpbacks to birth and raise their young.

Join Where Wild Things Roam Travel, in partnership with Diveplanit, for a once in a lifetime experience to witness these enormous and majestic creatures in their natural environment.

The Humpback Whales love the Ha’apai Islands, as there are numerous natural protection areas and reefs that provide an excellent nursery to raise the calves.  The Ha’apai area is also not overcrowded with whale watch boats, as there are only a few operators in this region and a very large area of coverage (you won’t have to wait to swim with a group of whales).

Ha’apai Whale & Sail is based at Sea Change Eco Retreat, and operate on the basis of outstanding comfort and absolute safety for the sea conditions common in our area.  Sea Change Eco Retreat has fully certified skippers and whale encounter guides who take their responsibility very seriously.

Whale encounters depart right from the beach in front of Sea Change.  Lunch or an afternoon tea is provided on the boat and you will usually stop for a break at one of the outer island reefs which you can snorkel on.

Highlights include:

  • 4 days of swimming with humpback whales
  • Beach walks on Uoleva Island
  • Snorkelling
  • Kayaking & Standup Paddle Boarding (SUP)
  • Cultural evening
  • Island walk with picnic lunch

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Kate Webster

About Kate Webster

Kate Webster is a travel journalist that captures the essence of the places she visits. Born out of a life-long love of travel and fascination with the world around her, is Kate’s inspiration behind her writing and photography. When she’s not bouncing around the world on ramshackle buses, overcrowded trains, or on the back of a rickshaw, you can find her based in the Gold Coast, Australia eagerly planning her next adventure.
Kate Webster
Kate Webster
Kate Webster is a travel journalist that captures the essence of the places she visits. Born out of a life-long love of travel and fascination with the world around her, is Kate’s inspiration behind her writing and photography. When she’s not bouncing around the world on ramshackle buses, overcrowded trains, or on the back of a rickshaw, you can find her based in the Gold Coast, Australia eagerly planning her next adventure.
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