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extreme closeup of a Humpback Whale under the water, photographed by Scott Portelli
Duration: 11 nights (7 days in the water with the whales)
Location: Vava'u, Tonga
Price: $6,550 AUD
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Boisterous males, nurturing females and energetic calves are abundant as the waters fill with playful behaviour and large groups of whales visiting this island paradise. We embark at 7:00am every day from your resort for a day of swimming with the whales and snorkelling the pristine coral reefs, stopping only for lunch and to admire this marine sanctuary.

Date

1st  – 12th  August 2020

Charter

Includes; boat, crew and guide for 7 days on the water

Deposit

AUD $1000 (This is non-refundable)
Note: All costs are in Australian Dollars

Total tour cost = $6,450 AUD per person

Group

Maximum of 6 people to maximize your time in the water with the whales.

Tour Leaders

In 2020 our team of Professional award winning photographers and Marine Biologists will be the tour leaders/hosts on your tours. Alice Forrest, Angel Grimaldi, Grant Thomas and Andre Joanisse. Check out our team profiles for more information.

 

Tour includes

  • Boat, experienced crew and guide for 7 days on the water
  • 11 nights Accommodation
  • Lunch & snacks while onboard
  • Photography/Research advice and guidance in the water
  • Daily snorkelling on reefs and in caves
  • Airport transfers in Vava’u

 

 

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Accommodation (Package)

Package costs are for 11 nights in a premium shared accommodation on the harbour. If you wish to extend your stay or arrive early and depart later, we can organise accommodation. Any dates outside the tour packaged will be charged accordingly.

Local Flights

Currently, Real Tonga is the only domestic airline operating in Tonga.
You can book directly with Real Tonga through their website: http://www.realtonga.to/index.html

Real Tonga Contact Details :

Real Tonga Airlines
Tungi Colonnade
Taufa’ahau Road
Nuku’alofa
Tongatapu
TONGA
Phone : +676 23777 Mon – Fri ( 0830 – 1700 ) Sat ( 0830 – 1400 )
Email: booking@realtonga.to

Fiji Airways also fly 2 days a week to Tongatapu and Vavau
You can book directly with  Fiji Airways at https://www.fijiairways.com/

Important information

If you are unsure about anything please refer to our FAQ’s or contact us for more details.

Please review our Terms & Conditions and Cancellation policy

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