Whaleswim Day Trip



July to October inclusive

Departing from Foa island Ha’apai Sandy Beach Resort and Matafonua lodge
Join us for a magical day out on our purpose built whalewatch/swim vessel “Tropic Bird snorkeling gear and wetsuit supplied. Morning tea lunch and afternoon fruits served. It is recommended to bring a towel, sunscreen, hat, camera and a light weatherproof jacket. . Learn of the interesting behavioural patterns and habits of the magnificient humpback whale and our other ocean flora and fauna from our informative and profesional crew. Learn about whale song as we try to locate a “singer” with our onboard hydrophone. (underwater microphone)


Cost is $275 TOP per person swimming
$225 TOP per person observer
Departs 0900 return 1600 hours
Wildlife snorkelling day trip

Underwater Paradise. Tonga

All year round

Exploring the myriad of reefs and uninhabited islands of Tonga is a very special activity and we invite you to join us for a fun filled day of snorkeling ,swimming, beach and bush walking, bird watching and picnicking! A professional crew will keep you well informed on the flora and fauna we discover along the way and some interesting Tongan cultural stories and myths. With morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea supplied, this is truly a beautiful way to spend a day in Tonga!

$200 TOP per person
departs 0900 returns 1600 hours
*Please note that humpback whales are a highly intelligent wild animal and our approach is always aimed at a mutually agreed interaction with these gentle giants. For this reason it is not always possible to swim with whales on any given day.
Whalewatch/swim package

Humpbacks x3

July to October inclusive

This is the best possible way to ensure you a great swimming experience with humpback whales whilst maintaining 100% consideration to the whales well being.
We have 6 day 10 day and 14 day packages available including airport transfers, accommodation, meals and daily whalewatch/swimming trips aboard the Tropic Bird.
Please enquire by email for a quote on your customized trip

Liveaboard sailing

Sailing Tonga

All year round

Join us for the ultimate ocean experience! From 3 to 14 day packages are offered and include all airport transfers, meals accomadation and an amazing stay in this stunningly beautiful area of the Pacific! Proffesional staff with a wealth of experience will have you anchored up in a prestine location each evening. Spend the days sailing, beach and bushwalking, birdwatching, snorkeling and caving! Whalewatching/swimming from the deck is a seasonal option between July and October.

Please enquire by email for a quote on your customized trip

We are now taking bookings for our 2012 photographic workshops with Douglas J Hoffman.

Details Here

Swim with whales in the Kingdom of Tonga