There are a number of activities that Tonga has to whet your appetitie, including diving, sailing, kayaking, fishing and quad biking to name a few. Although there are a number of operators in Vava’u, below is a list that we recommend:
Tour Operators in Tonga
Dolphin Pacific Diving provides some of the best diving options in Vava’u. They also offer PADI dive courses, snorkeling tours and whale-watching tours. Located on the waterfront in Neiafu Harbour, they have a team of professionals that with local knowledge of some of the best dive sites in Vava’u.
Deep Sea Fishing
Jeff and Janine at Hakula Lodge run deep sea fishing tours outside the Islands of Vava’u. The “MV Hakula” is a 34-foot game fishing boat which will comfortably carry up to six anglers. With prime fishing spots just a 30 minute boat ride from Neiafu harbour.
Friendly Islands Kayak Company offers a range of adventure activities for visitors to Vava’u, including sea kayaking, mountain biking, and snorkelling tours. Camping on uninhabited islands, snorkelling around coral reefs and bush walks are just a few of the many features of exploring the islands of Vava’u by sea kayak.
Melinda Sea Adventures offers fully-crewed charters on a 15m (44 foot) traditional sailing ketch “Melinda”. The yacht can accommodate up to 4 adults, and suits two couples or a small family. There is also a 3m (10 foot) dinghy to explore the beautiful islands of Vava’u. Plenty of opportunities are provided for both relaxation and adventure, visiting a different anchorage each day to explore, snorkel, swim and learn about the Tongan culture and marine environment.