Highlights

  • Kayaking between the reefs and islands offshore from Nuku'alofa, Neiafu and Pangai.
  • Hiking through ’Eua’s tropical rainforests and along sheer ocean clifftops.
  • Pondering Tongatapu's curious Ha’amonga ‘a Maui Trilithon, the ‘Stonehenge of the South Pacific'.
  • Beach-bumming on the photogenic sands of Uoleva, and (if you’re lucky) watching whales breaching offshore.
  • Catching the cultural show at Tongatapu's Oholei Beach & Hina Cave Feast & Show.
  • Swimming into Swallows’ Cave on Kapa island in Vava’u.
  • Bouncing between bars and cafes in raffish Neiafu.
  • Exploring far-off, doughnut-shaped Niuafo’ou (Tin Can Island) in the Niuas.
  • Surfing the reef breaks at Ha'atafu Beach on Tongatapu.
  • Wandering the aisles of produce and crafts at Nuku'alofa's Talamahu Market.
  • Sailing through Vava'u's psychedelic web of waterways, islands and deserted beaches.