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Whale Watch Vava'u

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Mounu Island Resort, Neiafu, Tonga
+676 70-747
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Loved it!

Amber and Kate did a great job, they gave us a briefing to explain whale behavior and what to do... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Silvia M
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Wow ..... Wow 🐳🐳🐳

We only had one day booked to "Go Swim with the Whales" and boy what a day We met at Mounu Island... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
HMSykes22
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Jul 26, 2017
“Loved it!”
Oct 1, 2016
“Wow ..... Wow ”
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Mounu Island Resort, Neiafu, Tonga
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+676 70-747
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Amber and Kate did a great job, they gave us a briefing to explain whale behavior and what to do. On our first encounter I felt a bit scared at first, and hesitated into going in the water. Amber came back for me and holded...More

Thank Silvia M
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We only had one day booked to "Go Swim with the Whales" and boy what a day We met at Mounu Island Amber was a great host ,fresh fruit , water and home backed muffins.Extremely informative with knowledge of Humpback whales and the area with...More

Thank HMSykes22
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

Having just returned from an amazing 7days on Mounu Island has changed our lives forever.Being in the water with these incredible creatures is something you should do at least once in your lifetime. Mounu Island is a tiny island off the Coast of Tonga and...More

1  Thank 939juanita
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Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

There were some real highlights in the trip such as hearing the whales sing, following a pod and snorkelling in the swallows cave but be prepared for rude comments over the two way with a female from base camp such as when we asked for...More

2  Thank Serena A
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Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

The place pretty . Nature at its majestic best . I lived on a movie set - the pretty beaches - the snorkelling, whale swimming, Piña coladas - awesome!! I was scared like hell am not a marine guy but what a trip it turned...More

Thank arcticwren
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Reviewed 3 October 2013

We chartered a cat from Moorings and spent a week sailing Vava'u. On our last day Alan came and picked us up at Port Maurelle. The conditions were not ideal, it was choppy. Alan knows his stuff and his Tongan diver Marta was very helpful....More

Thank Andrew D
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Reviewed 31 August 2012

Being the longest running whale watching company in Vava'u you should think that they were also the best, but we were very disappointed. We went out with them for two consecutive days, and there were several things we reacted on. - The company does not...More

4  Thank Heidi3030
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Reviewed 20 October 2011

After reading Trip Advisor we decided to go with Whale Watch Vava'u run by Alan Bowe, to swim with the whales. We are glad we did, the day we went out it was a little rough and there weren't many whales around, but Allen found...More

1  Thank Shane B
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Reviewed 10 October 2011

It is clear that this company works puts extraordinary effort into finding whales. Very skilled in dropping you in the right place in the water to view the whales. Equally valuable are topside views of the whales which can come very close to the boat....More

2  Thank patti w
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Reviewed 22 August 2008

3 days I spent out on one of the Whale Watch Vavau boats to see and swim with the whales. The staff on the boat briefed us on safety and whale behaviour and what we would be doing for the day. There was snorkel gear...More

3  Thank BigGals
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