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Tofoa Destination Guide

Explore Tofoa in Tonga.

Tofoa in the region of Tongatapu is a town in Tonga - some 3 mi (or 5 km) South-West of Nuku'alofa, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Tofoa in Tonga

Current time in Tofoa is now 03:01 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tongatapu" with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tofoa, Talafo'ou, Nukuleka, Mu'a, Masilamea or Folaha. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Veitongo, Vaini, Utulau, Tokomololo, Puke and Havelu. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

22°C / 72 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1030.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 22nd of September 2017
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (74 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)

Videos

Tonga - Rugby Sipitau -War Dance ( Haka)

03:58 min ( September 06, 2009 by Perryproduction)
Views: 6,802 - Rating: 5/5

On Tongas National Arena we saw the best teams in Tonga in a very nice game. And I met almost the whole team in Garden Bar the next day. What an honour, and such nice guys!

WhaleSwim - Getaway

05:47 min ( March 20, 2009 by whaleswimming)
Views: 6,599 - Rating: 5/5

The Getaway travel show - they vote their experience with WhaleSwim Adventures one of their Top 10 in 20 years! . For more information, please visit whaleswim.com


TONGAN PRIDE

03:22 min ( September 09, 2011 by zonictv)
Views: 17,918 - Rating: 4.84/5

Go Tonga!!! Shot by Shae Sterling for Zonic.tv Music, Culture, Arts and Travel, Its not just good, its Zonic! www.facebook.com zonic.tv

The beach on Tongatapu

00:19 min ( July 07, 2008 by alliballibee)
Views: 6,650 - Rating: 4/5

The coral was dead, there were no fish and it rained the whole time


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Interesting facts about this location

2006 Tonga earthquake

The 2006 Tonga earthquake occurred on 4 May 2006 at 04:26 local time . There were no reports of death or injury. With a strength of 7.9 it was the strongest quake since the 28 March 2005 Sumatra earthquake following from the infamous 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (although some others came close) (USGS data).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.17, -175.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:2006 earthquakes, 2006 in Tonga, Megathrust earthquakes in Tonga, Natural disasters in Tonga

Royal Palace, Tonga

The Royal Palace of the Kingdom of Tonga is located in the northwest of the capital, Nukuʻalofa, close to the Pacific Ocean. The wooden Palace, which was built in 1867, is the official residence of the King of Tonga. Although the Palace is not open to the public, it is easily visible from the waterfront.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.17, -175.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Tonga, Houses completed in 1867, Nukuʻalofa, Palaces in Tonga, Royal residences in Tonga, Tongan monarchs

Malapo

Malapo is a small village in the eastern district of Tongatapu in the kingdom of Tonga. It is located in the fork of the road junction, where the main road to Nukuʻalofa splits into the road to Muʻa and beyond and the road to the airport near Fuaʻamotu. It is near to the neighbouring village of Holonga. The village is located on (chief) Luani's estate, and the main hall is called after him: Tāufatoutai. The famous faikava singers, the Afoeteau (100 chords) hail from Malapo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.17, -175.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tonga

Tupou College

Tupou College is a Methodist boys' secondary boarding school in Toloa on the island of Tongatapu, Tonga. It is located on the Eastern District of Tongatapu near the village of Malapo. The school is owned by the Free Weslyan Church of Tonga. Established in 1866 by James Egan Moulton, it claims to be the oldest secondary school in the Pacific Islands. Enrolment is some 1,000 pupils. Tupou College was first established at Nuku'alofa at the location on which Queen Salote College stands today.

More reading: Tupou College homepage
Located at -21.17, -175.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1866, Methodist schools, Schools in Tonga

Tongatapu

Tongatapu is the main island of the Kingdom of Tonga and the location of its capital Nukuʻalofa. It is located in Tonga's southern island group, to which it gives its name, and is the country's most populous island, with approximately 71,260 residents (2006), 70.5% of the national population. Tongatapu is Tonga's centre of government and the seat of its monarchy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.17, -175.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Divisions of Tonga, Islands of Tonga

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