Expedition | Tonga Humpback Whales | July - October 2024

Expedition | Tonga Humpback Whales | July - October 2024


Tours beginning in July and running through October 2024.


Join Ikelite Ambassador Grant Thomas on the trip of a lifetime - swimming with humpback whales in Tonga. July sees the arrival of humpbacks to Tonga as they breed and give birth. October affords the opportunity to see humpback courting behaviors. 

In addition to swimming with these gentle giants, you can also expect daily snorkeling on reefs and in caves to explore the rest of Tonga's marine life, professional photographer Grant Thomas and a marine biologist providing guidance on your tour, meals and accommodations included, plus kayaking, scuba diving, sailing, and island tours available.

Tours are limited to 6 guests to keep the experience intimate and immersive. Don't miss this incredible opportunity!

Reserve Your Spot

Visit the tour website for additional details and to reserve your spot.


Ikelite Ambassador Grant ThomasAmbassador Grant Thomas left Scotland with a degree in Engineering and a desire to travel. His travels developed into a passion for photography, a PADI SCUBA Instructor certification, and an underwater housing. Since then he's established himself as an award-winning underwater photographer including a distinction as British Underwater Photographer of the Year in 2018. He now works as a freelance photographer and expedition guide, leading tours and workshops to encounter and photograph animals like humpback whales and orcas. Read more...

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