Humpback Whale Watching Cruise from Naha (Dec. 2018 - Apr 2019), Okinawa Main Island tours & activities, fun things to do in Okinawa Main Island | VELTRA

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Humpback Whale Watching Cruise from Naha (Dec. 2018 - Apr 2019)


See whales breach, leaping from the waves!

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.

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Set sail with a well informed guide on a stable catamaran in search of majestic humpback whales in the warm waters off Okinawa. The whales spend the cold winter in the tropics to raise young calves and enjoy playing, breaching, and tail slapping right before your eyes! Get up close and personal with some of the world's largest mammals.

With a guaranteed refund if you are not able to see whales, this is the best tour to get up close and personal with these majestic mammals!
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This activity is not available to book at this time.
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 08:00-08:40 Pick-up from Naha city hotels/ Check-in at Migusuku Port at 08:30
  • 09:00 Departure from Migusuku Port
    Enjoy the ride out to the whale watching spot, and sip a warm drink or read the information packed guidebook,
  • Whale Watching
    164012 Watch the whales breach, spout, tail slap, and more as they journey along.
  • Drop-off at Naha city hotels/ Check-out at Migusuku Port
    • Children under 3 years of age may not be permitted to participate on this tour for safety reasons.
    • Pregnant women are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Warm and waterproof clothing
    • Please wear sneakers or other shoes with good traction. High heels are not permitted.
    • Anti-nausea medicine (if needed)
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • Pick-up and drop-off service is for Naha city hotels only. For guests staying outside the Naha area, please meet directly at Migusuku Port.
    • If no guests are able to see a whale, the tour fee will be entirely refunded. However, it will not be refunded if some guests see whales, and others do not.
      *The periods between December 22~ January 31 and April 1 ~ 7 are not covered by this policy.
    • Safety is our first concern, so please inform staff if you begin to feel unwell at any time during the tour.
    • This tour will be operated only in Japanese. However there will be staff that speaks basic English.
    • There may be more than an hour delay when returning. Please have enough time in your schedule after your tour.
    • If you have a flight on the day of your tour, you may participate if your flight leaves Naha after 14:00. Or if your flight arrives at Naha before 10:30 AM and leaves after 19:00.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 9.
Activity provider
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Can I get picked up and dropped off at different hotels?
  • No. All guests will be dropped off at the same hotel they were picked up from. Guests can also choose to end their tour at Naha Migusuku Port.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


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Language Japanese
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