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Swimming with Whales at Sandy Beach Resort

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Wonderful day out swimming with the whales with Sale (skipper) and Kate (guide) . All gear... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
chm04
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Melbourne, Australia
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The best !!!

I went on 2 day trips with Swimming with whales at Sandy Beach Resort and had the best experience... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
lomimanhattan
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New York City, New York
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The best whale swim operation in Ha'apai, safest and newest boats, well trained and fully certified skippers and crews, highly motivated and experienced whale swim guides. Let us take you to the whales and make your experience unforgettable.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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+676 69600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful day out swimming with the whales with Sale (skipper) and Kate (guide) . All gear supplied. They were a great team, friendly, helpful and knowledgable. Was lucky to have plenty of long swims observing humpbacks. Pilot, mum and calf were mesmerising. Truly a memorable...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

I went on 2 day trips with Swimming with whales at Sandy Beach Resort and had the best experience !! The captain of the boat was very experienced and the guide was very friendly and also respectful to the whales. This is the trip of...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was an absolutely privilege to be able to share the whales environment. It was so well done and seemingly minimal stress to the whales. We spent 1.5 hours with a mum and calf who went about their resting and feeding, the inquisite baby practised...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Swim with whales, dive, snorkel sleep and wonderful relaxing holiday retreat on a tropical island - a wonderful place

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Did 2 days of whale swimming with the team. Very professional operation and specially respectful of the whales. The guides were efficient. This is a MUST DO as the experience is truly unforgettable.

Thank Patfaf
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is by far the best whale watching and swimming experience we have had so far. The groups are small, there are many encounters, and the team is friendly and professional. We had many awesome days, and we are looking forward to going there again...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

We arrived at Sandy Beach for a 3 week long stay & actually didn't know about the whale watching - our bad! It wasn't something that had been on our 'bucket list' but we spoke with other guests that just raved about how amazing it...More

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Thank Brad-Monique
Reviewed 21 November 2016

One of the truly great experiences of my life. An unforgettable magical holiday. These beautiful animals are such majestic beings and to be that close to them is such a priviledge.

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Thank linda c
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Fantastic expierence swimming with the Humpbacks and relaxing in the lagoon. The staff (all of ) were happy to help and chat and laugh with very relaxing place to stay

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Thank stevengG9756QH
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The accomdation and day boats are great. I travelled with my 65 year old mother and ladder setup of whale watching boat was great. But food at resort was disappointing when resort at end of island (10 min walk away down beach) is brilliant! Best...More

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Matthew V
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whales are only in tonga from end july to mid october. they travel from antarctica to give birth in tonga and then return to antarctica waters to feed
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