Whale Watching around the Kerama Islands from Naha (Dec 21, 2019 - Mar 31, 2020), Okinawa Main Island tours & activities, fun things to do in Okinawa Main Island | VELTRA

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Whale Watching around the Kerama Islands from Naha (Dec 21, 2019 - Mar 31, 2020)

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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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Special Deal: Full Refund if No Whales (Jan 14 - Mar 31) (until 2020/03/31)

Refunds in full amount will be issued if whales will not be spotted during the activity. However, refunds will not be available for the following conditions.
1. You spot a whale blow in the distance.
2. Multiple people on your tour spots a whale.

Applicable for all paying participants.
Refunds will be available between January 14 to March 31 (except December 21, 2019 to January 13, 2020)

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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Price
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 50.72
USD 50.72
Child (Age 0-11)
USD 41.50
USD 41.50
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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 50.72
USD 50.72
Child (Age 0-11)
USD 41.50
USD 41.50
  • Duration: 3 - 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Japanese-speaking guide / Boat ride fee / Life jacket / Insurance
Package detail / Schedule
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You can book a maximum of 39.
1 Boat
USD 597.59
USD 597.59
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1 Boat
USD 597.59
USD 597.59
Enjoy a private whale watching cruise on a chartered cruiser for you and your group. Watch the majestic mammals comfortably on a spacious boat.
  • Duration: 3 - 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / 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)
  • All Packages
    • 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 14 to March 31. (Not available between December 21 to January 13.)
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Warm and waterproof clothing
    • Anti-nausea medicine if needed. Medicine is available for purchase at the tour site as well.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • 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.
    • Please understand that whales are living creatures and there will be cases you won't be able to spot them. In the case you are not able to see the whales, there will be no refund provided.
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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.
From USD 50.72
From USD 50.72

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(3.86/5.00) 3.86 / 5
(7 reviews)

Language English, 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 21, 2019 - Mar 31, 2020)
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