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Whale Watching around the Kerama Islands from Naha (Dec 22-Mar 31, 2019)

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Watch whales play in the winter seas of Okinawa

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!

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Full Refund for No Whales (Jan 7-Mar 31) (until 2019/03/31)

If the people on your boat do not spot a whale, you will get a full refund.

Applicable for all paying participants.
Refunds issues between January 7 - March 31, 2019. (Not available between December 22 - January 6)

Every year, humpback whales take a long journey from the cold North Pole to the warm seas around the Kerama Islands to give birth and care for their young. Watch the dynamic behavior of the whales as they swim by the boat and communicate by tail slapping and breaching. Book early to make sure you don't miss this splendid natural Okinawan spectacle.
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 51.91
USD 51.91
Child (Age 0-11)
USD 42.47
USD 42.47
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 51.91
USD 51.91
Child (Age 0-11)
USD 42.47
USD 42.47
  • Duration: 3 - 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking guide / Boat ride fee / Life jacket / Insurance
Package detail / Schedule
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Starting time: 09:00 13:30
Starting time: 09:00 13:30
  • 08:30 Meet at Miegusuku Port (Approx 3.5 hours)
  • 09:00 Boat Departs
  • Whale Watching Cruise
    197620_476421429089932_757832800_n Search for the whales with your group and get a feel for the size and power of these beautiful creatures. Watch as they swim and breach just a short distance away from the boat!
  • 12:00 Tour Ends at Miegusuku Port
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • A full refund will be issued if a whale cannot be spotted.
      However, a refund will not be issued under the following conditions:
      - You spot a whale blow in the distance.
      - Multiple people on your tour spots a whale.

      Refunds can be issued on tours between January 7 to March 31. (Not available between December 22 to January 6.)
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Warm and waterproof clothing
    • Anti-nausea medicine if needed. Medicine is available for purchase at the tour site as well.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Unlike the summer, the waves are quite rough in the winter where the whales appear. We may ask infants and pregnant participants to not board for safety reasons.
    • Please wear the life jacket provided during the tour for safety reasons.
    • A confirmation call will be given the day before your tour.
    • Please make your reservations after your travel plans have been set.
    • This tour will be held only in Japanese.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 51.91
USD 51.91

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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(1 review)
Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3 - 3.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Joan
One of the highlights of my trip to Okinawa. Staff were attentive and we saw nice whale views! Sea was choppy but we took sea sick pills in advance. Recommended!
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Whale Watching around the Kerama Islands from Naha (Dec 22-Mar 31, 2019)