Half-Day Winter Whale Watching Tour from Motobu (January ~ April) Instant Confirmation

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Get up close to humpback whales as they swim and play in the waters in the Motobu sea. Continue your marine adventure with an optional ticket to the Churaumi Aquarium for a day of fun!

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7 Gifts from the Island Crew (until 2017/04/05)

1. If you can't see the whales on day of your cruise, you can get a full refund or reschedule for another day!
2. 1 water bottle.
3. Whale guide book in Japanese.
4. Free raincoat rental.
5. Around 10 photos from your journey.
6. Infants (0-3 years old) can board free
7. Discounts to the Churaumi Aquarium

Eligible for tour participants only.

Discount Tickets to Churaumi Aquarium (until 2017/04/05)

Normally JPY 1,850 for adults and elementary/middle school students for JPY 610, get it here for JPY 1,000 for adults and elementary/middle school students for JPY 500!

All participants of the Churaumi Aquarium package.

With a viewing success rate of over 98%, and guaranteed refund or rescheduling if you are not able to see whales, this is the perfect chance to get up close and personal with the whales! Set out for the seas between Iejima Island and the main island and watch the whales come right up to the boat. You can see them breach, tail slap and play right before your eyes. Come get to know these beautiful creatures! Located near the Churaumi Aquarium, you can make a stop there during your day in Motobu!
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Price
Whale Watching with Churaumi Aquarium Package
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
Adult
USD 52.43
USD 52.43
Intermediate school
USD 47.91
USD 47.91
Elementary school
USD 38.87
USD 38.87
Child (Age 4-6)
USD 34.35
USD 34.35
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult
USD 52.43
USD 52.43
Intermediate school
USD 47.91
USD 47.91
Elementary school
USD 38.87
USD 38.87
Child (Age 4-6)
USD 34.35
USD 34.35
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Enjoy spotting whales then visit the Churaumi Aquarium (ticket valid for 1 year) during your free time!
  • Duration: 3.5 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking guide / Ship fees / Insurance / Whale watching guidebook (Japanese) / 1 free bottled water / Raincoat rental / Photo service / Life jacket fee / Churaumi Aquarium ticket
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 08:30 Check-in at at Island Crew
  • 09:00 Whale Watching
    crew6 Experience the thrill of seeing whales in their natural habitat! Watch as they breach and play near the boat.
  • End Time Will Vary According To Sightings of the Whales
  • 12:00-12:30 Check-out at Island Crew
Package detail / Schedule
Whale Watching Package
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 43.39
USD 43.39
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 34.35
USD 34.35
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 43.39
USD 43.39
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 34.35
USD 34.35
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
You can select either the morning or afternoon plan.
  • Duration: 3.5 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking guide / Ship fees / Insurance / Whale watching guidebook (Japanese) / 1 free bottled water / Raincoat rental / Photo service / Life jacket fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 08:30 Check-in at at Island Crew
  • 09:00 Whale Watching
    crew6 Experience the thrill of seeing whales in their natural habitat! Watch as they breach and play near the boat.
  • End Time Will Vary According To Sightings of the Whales
  • 12:00-12:30 Check-out at Island Crew
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Guests who are suffering from the ill-effects of the excessive consumption alcohol or are under the influence of alcohol on the day of the activity, are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Children of elementary school age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Participants under the age of 20 require signed permission of a parent or guardian to join this activity.
    • Infants (ages 0-3) may participate for free, but will not receive a bottled drink or whale watching guide book.
    • On days when the conditions of the sea is bad, infants may not be able to join for safety reasons.
    • Children ages 0-6 may enter the Churaumi Aquarium for free.
    • Adult fare is needed for high school students and above. Child fare is for ages 4-6 that are not in elementary school.
    • Adult fare is needed for middle school students and above.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • On the boat you may experience strong winds, cold weather and splashing. Please wear warm, water resistant clothing.
    • If you need binoculars, towels or anti-nausea medicine, please bring them with you.
    • Please wear sneakers or other shoes with good traction.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • If you are prone to motion sickness, please bring your own medications.
    • The tour may be cancelled due to weather or ocean conditions on the day of the tour. In case of cancellations, you will be contacted the day before or the morning of your tour to the phone number you provided.
    • If no guests are able to see a whale, the tour fee will be entirely refunded, or may be rescheduled.
      For the Churaumi Aquarium package, you will receive a refund for the whale watching fee only.
    • The estimated time may be changed based on whale sighting conditions on the day of the tour.
    • Please understand that if at least one customer spots a whale blow or dolphins (part of the whale family), a refund or rescheduling cannot be issued.
    • The guides mainly speak Japanese and very basic English.
    • Tickets to the Churaumi Aquarium is valid for one year. Feel free to visit any time or date according to your schedule.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 43.39
From USD 43.39

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3.5 - 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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