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Nomuka Island Ha'apai | Nukualofa Tonga, Tonga
+676 7314920
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An amazing experience !

My fiancee and I have been travelling around the world since early 2016, Tonga was our last... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
San Diego, California
Diamond Standard Eco Tourism - Sensational!

Just home from a week aboard Wildlife and still smiling! Boat was very comfy for our group of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Diana G
Brisbane, Australia
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Whale Discoveries is based at Nomuka Island Ha'apai Tonga and is a watersports and activities company specialising in package trips for humpback whalewatching/snorkeling, Tofua volcano treking, kitesurfing ,surfing , stand up paddleboarding, Kayaking, scuba diving, free diving and more. Come and join former 3 times Australian wave sailing champion Dave Sheen and crew for a most memorable adventure in Tonga! Our vessels are both perfect platforms for ocean based activities with safety, stability and comfort number one.
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Nomuka Island Ha'apai | Nukualofa Tonga, Tonga
+676 7314920
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My fiancee and I have been travelling around the world since early 2016, Tonga was our last destination before we head back to working life. We did an hybrid trip early July with Whale Discoveries, 2 days catamaran cruise from Tongatapu, 7 days at the...More

Thank AlexAndDevany
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just home from a week aboard Wildlife and still smiling! Boat was very comfy for our group of five, only one bathroom so princesses be warned! However, that is the only thing that I could possible find to criticise. The crew however, were the real...More

1  Thank Diana G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second year sailing with Whale Discoveries and I hope it won't be my last; the experience is second to none. The Wildlife and its crew are fantastic, the quality of the facilities and food on board are excellent. The crew are friendly,...More

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Tristin S, Owner at Whale Discoveries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Serena, Lovely to have you and your smiling friends back onboard.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under Tris and Ellece's expert guidance, we enjoyed the whale trips and saw the first calf of the season which was the high light of the trip. During our time enjoyed SUP'ing, Surfing, Sailing, and Sunsets. We walked the island and loved the simplicity the...More

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Thank Michell C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top10 experiences in my life. Even though we were rained out for 1 day we still managed to have an epic trip. Small groups on board with a professional and fantastic crew. We swam with them every day and we were the only boat out...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Yep - everyone is correct. This is a great outfit. We were a group of six adults (four friends and two additional guests who are now dear friends) The crew - Kaylie, Ellece and Paul were amazing. Professional, attentive, thoughtful, skilled and knowledgeable. Now there...More

Thank jillbriggsrti
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I won't repeat all the glowing reports from others. They are all true and accurate. We have experienced other whale watching trips in Tonga and there is no one that provides the experiences and respect for the whales more than these folks. They have created...More

1  Thank J T
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We have just returned from a holiday of a lifetime. We lived aboard 'The Wildlife' catamaran with 3 crew. All the meals were included and homemade. We swam with whales everyday except Sunday which is a day of rest in Tonga. The experience was truly...More

1  Thank Gill300361
Reviewed 31 August 2016

You begin with emailing a guy, who you might know through another guy, who lives on a remote island, in a remote chain of islands, within the South Pacific Ocean, to swim with massive sea mammals on their migration. The first mistake I made -...More

1  Thank Anniewestwood
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Incredible Experience to swim with the Whales...stand still in time...captivated by the moment that casts a spell over you....to have shared the respect of these incredible creatures with Whale Discoveries....was something that touched your Soul... Wow Tris & Dave...thank you for sharing your World of...More

1  Thank SwanLager
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