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Tonga Whales, Reefs, Beaches and Culture

Late July 2021

photo credit: Kim Powell

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In 2009, National Geographic awarded The Tonga whale experience the tour of a lifetime!

Highlights Of Our Tongan Adventure

* Snorkeling with Humpback Whales and their offspring

in the tropical clear waters of Tonga

* Learning about whale behavior from personal observations

and guided interpretation

* Traveling by skiff as we explore underwater caves, coral reefs and deserted beaches among

one of the 176 islands that form the archipelago of Tonga

* Snorkeling in Coral Gardens

a spectacular coral reef  and mangove forests to explore just steps away from your accommodations

* Hiking through lush tropical rain forest

en route to a series of cave formations with ancient stalactites and stalagmites

* Discovering the unique culture of the Tongan

people through a variety of cultural interfacing such as a Kavu Drinking Ceremony and Basket Weaving

* Experiencing the rituals involved in a traditional Tongan Sunday Meal

prepared in the Umu, an underground oven

* Watching beautiful sunsets from our whale observation deck

while enjoying local island libations