January through March is the best season for whale watching in Okinawa.
Enjoy watching whale surface around the Okinawan islands as you enjoy the beautiful blue ocean!
Adult (12 years and over) 4,900 yen (tax included)
Child (6-11 years old) 3,900 yen (tax included)
※Fee includes guide, boat, rental life jacket, insurance fee.
6 years old
Children up to 15 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult.
High school students and minors wanting to join by themselves need a liability waiver form sign by the parent or guardian.
Infants (0-5 years old) will be charged 600 yen/per person for the boat. Payment is to be made on the spot. In case of inclement weather, infants may not be allowed to join for safety reasons. Please confirm the shop by 17:00 on the day before the tour.
【Minimum Number of People】
from 2 person
2 times daily ①8:30 AM ②1:00 PM
Tour times change based on seasonality. Please confirm upon reservation.
Top Marine Zampa (Address: Toya 33 B1, Yomitan-son)
※Guest requesting for hotel pick up : ①7：50 AM in the hotel lobby ②12:20 PM
1 day before - 50% / On the day - 100% of the entire tour fee.
Any cancellations made from guest own reason will be subject to cancellation fees.
If no whales appear during the tour
1) Option for a full refund, or try again on another day (February 1, 2020 – March 31, 2020)
2) Try again on another day only, no refund (December 21, 2019 – January 31, 2020, April 1 – April 4, 2020)
※Refunds will be made ONLY if absolutely no whales can be seen during the entire tour. If any guest on the same tour sees a whale, then NO refunds will be made.
Bring a towel and jacket to keep you warm and avoid getting wet. You may get wet from the wind and rain.
Motion sickness pills and binoculars may be helpful.
Once the boat departures, there is no going back in the middle of the tour.
Watching points may change as the tour will be following the whales.
Pick up times may differ due to traffic. Please confirm in advance.
Expectant mothers and guests under the influence of alcohol may not join.
Life jackets must be worn at ALL TIMES during the tour.