Tonga: Swimming with Humpback Whales

In the Remote Tropical Ha’apai Islands

Trip Cost

Prices are per person, valid through 2023
$7295 (6-7 members)
$7595 (4-5 members)
Single supplement: $1025
Internal airfare: $495 (subject to change)

Information on pricing policy
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Extension Costs

Auckland and the Islands of the Hauraki Gulf Extension: from $3295

Departures & Leaders

2023
Aug 31-Sep 7, 2023   Jon Imhoof
Sep 7-14, 2023   Jon Imhoof
Sep 14-21, 2023   Jon Imhoof
2024
Aug 15-22, 2024
Aug 22-29, 2024
Sep 26-Oct 3, 2024

Trip Cost Includes

  • Expert leadership of a Wilderness Travel Trip Leader and local guides
  • All accommodations
  • All meals included as indicated in the Detailed Itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • PFDs (life jackets) and sea kayaking equipment
  • All land and boat transportation, airport transfers for passengers on recommended flights

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare (including fare from Auckland to Tongatapu); internal airfare within Tonga (see separate cost above); transfers for independent arrival or departure; any meals not specified after each itinerary day; airport departure taxes; optional activities; optional gratuities to leaders or staff; additional hotel nights necessitated by airline schedule changes or other factors; pre-trip expenses of medical immunizations (if any), travel insurance, or passports and visas; and other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.).

Trip Payment Schedule

At time of reservation: $600
90 days prior to departure: Balance

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: $600 per person
61-90 days prior to departure: 25% of trip cost
46-60 days prior to departure: 50% of trip cost
45 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.