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Watch whales breach and rear their young in the waters around Japan, and take the chance to see these majestic animals up close. From Hokkaido to Okinawa, there are many locations across Japan where you can enjoy whale-watching cruises. Book in advance to reserve a spot, as these seasonal adventures are very popular.
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    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. In winter Okinawa is famous as a migration spot for families of wild humpback whales. Join the cruise to see them splashing around playfully in their natural habitat, an unforgettable experience!


    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Humpback Whale Watching Cruise from Naha (Dec. 2018 - Apr 2019) Okinawa Main Island
    Instant Confirmation
    Search for and get close to pods of humpback whales that winter and rear their young in the warm waters of the Okinawan ocean from the end of December to early April.
    Pick-up Provided


    (morning, afternoon)
  3. Winter Whale Watching Tour from Motobu Okinawa Main Island
    Humpback whales come to the warm seas of Okinawa for winter every year, making this a great chance to see their dynamic movement and power with your own eyes!

    From USD44.04

    (morning, afternoon)
  4. Get up close to pods of humpback whales off Iejima Island as they winter and rear their young. See huge breach jumps and mighty tail slaps from the boat.

    From USD39.45

    (morning, afternoon)

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