"The best place in the world to swim with humpback whales"
Whale Watching & Swimming
Tonga is the only country in the southern hemisphere where you can actually swim with Humpback whales. Vava’u is the best place in Tonga to go whale swimming with the gental giants of the pacific ocean. Vava’u offers protected waters and the main breeding grounds for Humpbacks in Tonga. Vava’u is where whale swimming all began and is still the destination of choice for the majority of travellers to Tonga.
Below is a list of Whale Watch Tour Operators, recommended by travellers.