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From Naha: Kerama Islands Half-Day Whale Watching Tour

3.8 / 5

4 reviews

From Naha: Kerama Islands Half-Day Whale Watching Tour

From £32.32 per person

Marvel at whales and dolphins playing in the crystal-clear waters of Okinawa on an unforgettable whale watching trip that offers a convenient pickup service from Naha.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean
Pickup included
• Pickup is available form a select list of hotels and pickup locations in Naha • Please wait in the hotel lobby or in front of pickup locations 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time • Drivers will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time


  • Go on a magical whale watching trip on the beautiful waters of Okinawa
  • See the Humpbacks who come to Naha to breed and raise their calves
  • Witness families of whales swim and play and in the pristine blue waters
  • Benefit from an experienced crew and enjoy roundtrip pickup service from Naha
Full description
Embark an unforgettable whale watching boat trip along the blue waters of Okinawa. Benefit from round-trip transportation from Naha and join an experienced crew in the search for Humpback whales.  Start your sea adventure with pickup from your hotel or designated pick-up point the head to the Naha port to board the boat, where you can sit back and relax on the spacious decks. See the Humpback whales that come every year near Naha to breed and raise their calves. Learn more about these amazing creatures during the tour, which can grow up to 15 m in length and weigh 30 tons as adults.  Witness the dynamic movements of the gentle sea giants moving in and out of the sea. Let them entertain you with their tail slaps and playful jumps from the water. You might also spot Dolphins during the trip. Observe the whales for 1 hour before sailing back to Naha to be driven back to your hotel or drop-off point.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Life jacket
  • Drinking water
  • Raincoat (if needed)
  • Digital copies of photos of the whales taken during your tour
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with epilepsy
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Important information

What to bring

  • Jacket
  • Motion sickness prevention

Not allowed

  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle
  • Swimming
  • Intoxication

Know before you go

  • It is required that customers with children under 2 years old must have a baby carrier with a harness attaching them to an adult. Please bring your own as these will not be provided. If the sea condition is too rough to bring infants, you will be advised to reschedule on the day before the tour
  • If no whales or dolphins are spotted on tours after Jan. 17, you will get a full refund
  • If no whales or dolphins are spotted on tours between Dec. 25 - Jan. 16, you will get a voucher to use on another day
  • Guide languages cannot always be guaranteed, but everything will be done to accommodate your request
  • Tours are subject to cancellation due to weather or sea conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.8 /5

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9 January 2022

Unfortunately we didn't see a single whale or dolphin. We did not receive a refund either, but we did receive a ticket that is valid until 2023, but what is the chance of making the same trip back to Okinawa as a Belgian. Too bad

4 January 2022

29 December 2021

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