Vava’u is Tonga’s main tourism hub, where some 34 islands provide both dramatic scenery and a world renown center for water related activities; sailing, fishing, diving. In the winter season humpback whales migrate north to mate a calf in the warm waters of Vava’u, providing spectacular sights for visitors.
Domestic air services operated by Real Tonga connects Vava’u to Tongatapu several times a day. Less frequent services connect Vava’u to Ha’apai, Niuafo’ou and Niuatoputapu. Flight time is approximately 50 minutes to Tongatapu, 30 minutes to Ha’apai and one hour to both Niuatoputapu and Niuafo’u
The airport is located 10km north of the capital Neiafu.
Getting to & from the airport:
Taxi services are available and most hotels offer guests airport transfers.