15 days in Tonga Itinerary

15 days in Tonga Itinerary

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15 days in Tonga Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Neiafu
— 5 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island
— 9 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Auckland

5
nights
Neiafu

Neiafu is known for wildlife, parks, historic sites, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, admire the natural beauty at Ene'io Botanical Garden, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Talau, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Neiafu online tour planner .

Auckland, New Zealand to Neiafu is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Tonga Time (TOT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Auckland, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Neiafu, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 25°C. You will leave for Nuku'alofa on the 4th (Thu).

Things to do in Neiafu

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Swim with Dolphins
Ene'io Botanical Garden ©
Ene'io Botanical Garden
St Joseph's Cathedral ©
St Joseph's Cathedral

9
nights
Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island

Nuku'alofa ©
The capital of Tonga and the seat of the island nation's royal family, Nuku'alofa was first seen by Western eyes in 1777, when legendary Captain James Cook arrived in the area.
Take a break from Nuku'alofa with a short trip to Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool in Haveluliku, about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Mapu'a 'a Vaea Blowholes, don't miss a visit to Royal Tombs, stroll through Ha'atafu Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Free Church of Tonga.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nuku'alofa trip planner .

You can fly from Neiafu to Nuku'alofa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July in Nuku'alofa, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 13th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Nuku'alofa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tongatapu Island, Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool
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Mapu'a 'a Vaea Blowholes ©
Mapu'a 'a Vaea Blowholes
Ha'atafu Beach ©
Ha'atafu Beach

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