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Winter Whale Watching Tour from Motobu (Jan 5 to Apr 7, 2019)

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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!

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Whale Watching Special! (until 2019/04/07)

1. Free whale photos and photos of your cruise available for download!
2. Full refund if a whale is not spotted or free rescheduling for the whale watching cruise only.
3. 1 free 500 ml bottle of tea.
4. Free raincoat rental.

Available for all participants on the whale watching tour only.

Combine whale watching with another activity for even more fun and enjoyment in Okinawa. You can choose from diving, snorkeling, or parasailing.
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Price
Whale Watching
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 45.44
USD 45.44
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 35.97
USD 35.97
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 45.44
USD 45.44
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 35.97
USD 35.97
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
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  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking staff / Boat fare
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 09:00 13:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00
  • 08:30 Meet at Motobu Port Pier
  • 09:00 Set Sail
  • Whale Watching
    mermaid2013 Set out and watch for whales as they winter in Okinawa. See them breach, tail slap, and spout, and marvel at their huge beauty.
  • Churaumi Aquarium (For those who booked the ticket plan)
    Please go to the aquarium on your own at any time. You are welcome to visit the aquarium on any day after your tour date!
  • 12:00 Check-out at Motobu Port Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Whale Watching & Parasailing
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 99.40
USD 99.40
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 94.66
USD 94.66
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 99.40
USD 99.40
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 94.66
USD 94.66
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  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking staff / Boat fare / Parasailing
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 09:00 13:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00
  • 08:30 Meet at Motobu Port Pier
  • Whale Watching
    mermaid2013 Set out and watch for whales as they winter in Okinawa. See them breach, tail slap, and spout, and marvel at their huge beauty.
  • Parasailing
    DSCN4226 Two different tour styles are possible.
    Plan 1. Morning whale watching and parasailing in the afternoon
    Plan 2. 1st day: whale watching. Parasailing on the 2nd day
  • Check-out at Motobu Port Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Whale Watching with Churaumi Aquarium Tickets
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 17 & over)
USD 54.90
USD 54.90
Intermediate school (Age 13-16)
USD 50.17
USD 50.17
Elementary school (Age 6-12)
USD 40.71
USD 40.71
Child (Age 4-5)
USD 35.97
USD 35.97
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 17 & over)
USD 54.90
USD 54.90
Intermediate school (Age 13-16)
USD 50.17
USD 50.17
Elementary school (Age 6-12)
USD 40.71
USD 40.71
Child (Age 4-5)
USD 35.97
USD 35.97
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking staff / Boat fare / Boat fare / Churaumi Aquarium Tickets
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 09:00 13:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00
  • 08:30 Meet at Motobu Port Pier
  • 09:00 Set Sail
  • Whale Watching
    mermaid2013 Set out and watch for whales as they winter in Okinawa. See them breach, tail slap, and spout, and marvel at their huge beauty.
  • Churaumi Aquarium (For those who booked the ticket plan)
    Please go to the aquarium on your own at any time. You are welcome to visit the aquarium on any day after your tour date!
  • 12:00 Check-out at Motobu Port Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Whale Watching & Snorkeling or SUP
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 71.00
USD 71.00
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 61.53
USD 61.53
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 71.00
USD 71.00
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 61.53
USD 61.53
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  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking staff / Boat fare / Snorkeling or SUP board
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 09:00 13:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00
  • 08:30 Meet at Motobu Port Pier
  • Whale Watching
    mermaid2013 Set out and watch for whales as they winter in Okinawa. See them breach, tail slap, and spout, and marvel at their huge beauty.
  • Snorkeling or SUP (Stand-up Paddle)
    mermaid2013 Two different tour styles are possible.
    Plan 1. Morning whale watching and snorkeling or SUP in the afternoon
    Plan 2. 1st day: whale watching. Snorkeling or SUP on the 2nd day
  • Check-out at Motobu Port Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Whale Watching & Glass Boat Ride
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 61.53
USD 61.53
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 52.06
USD 52.06
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 4.73
USD 4.73
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 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 61.53
USD 61.53
Child (Age 4-11)
USD 52.06
USD 52.06
Infant (Age 0-3)
USD 4.73
USD 4.73
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  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Japanese-speaking staff / Boat fare / Snorkeling or SUP board
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 09:00 13:00
Starting time: 09:00 13:00
  • 08:30 Meet at Motobu Port Pier
  • Whale Watching
    mermaid2013 Set out and watch for whales as they winter in Okinawa. See them breach, tail slap, and spout, and marvel at their huge beauty.
  • Glass Boat Ride
    10000002004201_6FJ2lP2J_4 Take a look under the sea on a glass bottom boat ride!

    Two different tour styles are possible.
    Plan 1. Morning whale watching and glass boat ride in the afternoon
    Plan 2. 1st day: whale watching. Glass boat ride on the 2nd day
  • Check-out at Motobu Port Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Though infants can participate in this tour for free, please note that the boat may considerably pitch and roll.
      Also, please understand that the tour may be cancelled due to ocean condition.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Even in Okinawa, you may feel chilly in winter, especially on the sea.
      Please bring warm clothes to protect yourself against cold weather.
      For ladies, we recommend that you wear jeans etc, rather than a skirt.
      As for foot wear, we recommend low heeled shoes like sneakers rather than high heeled pumps
      Please bring simple rain wear, for we will carry out the tour in a light rain.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The boat will set sail in a light rain.
      However, there may be cases where we cancel the tour due to a strong rain, lightning, or dense fog for safety reason.
      In case of cancellation, the tour operator will let you know by phone on the day before the tour or in the early morning of the day of the tour.
    • It is recommended that you take medicine to prevent motion sickness 30 minutes before setting sail if needed.
    • Please refrain from drinking alcohol on the boat.
    • Please come at least 15 minutes before the tour at the meeting place.
    • Restrooms are not available at the port. Please make sure to use the restroom prior to checking in.
    • There is a high chance of spotting whales, but in the case a whale is not spotted during your cruise, a full refund or free rescheduling will be honored.
    • This tour is operated in Japanese only, however, if you would like some assistance, please feel free to ask any of the staff members, who will do their best to make sure you feel comfortable.
Activity provider
FAQ
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • 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.
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Language Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Availability Daily
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