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Ahau Destination Guide

Explore Ahau in Tonga

Ahau in the region of Tongatapu is a town in Tonga - some 10 mi or ( 16 km ) West of Nuku'alofa , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Ahau

Current time in Ahau is now 02:48 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Tongatapu " with a UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Veitongo, Utulau, Puke, Nuku'alofa, and Kala'au. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Veitongo . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Ahau ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Tonga - Rugby Sipitau -War Dance ( Haka)

3:58 min by Perryproduction
Views: 6802 Rating: 5.00

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! ..

The beach on Tongatapu

0:19 min by alliballibee
Views: 6650 Rating: 4.00

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


WhaleSwim - Getaway

5:47 min by whaleswimming
Views: 6599 Rating: 5.00

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 ..

Hermit crab on Tonga

0:18 min by alliballibee
Views: 1483 Rating: 0.00

A huge hermit crab on the beach, at night, on Tonga ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Kanokupolu

Kanokupolu meaning: the flesh (the essence) of ʻUpolu, is a small village in the western district of Tongatapu. It is important however, in the history of Tonga as being the originating seat (in the beginning of the 17th century) of the Tuʻi Kanokupolu dynasty, to which the current king of Tonga still traces his descent. The people of Kanokupolu are the only ones allowed to dress in a particular lakalaka costume, called the folaʻosi, when they perform this dance.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.08 -175.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Populated places in Tonga

Teufaiva Sport Stadium

Teufaiva Sport Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga. It is used mostly for rugby union and football matches. The stadium holds 10,000. It is the home ground of the Tonga national football team.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.14 -175.21 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Football venues in Tonga, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Nukuʻalofa, Rugby union stadiums in Tonga

Tonga High School

Tonga High School is a selective state-owned co-ed secondary school located in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga. The school educates students aged 11 to 18 (Forms 1 - 7).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.14 -175.21 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1947, Schools in Tonga

Mala'ekula

Malaʻekula or Malaʻe Kula (red square) is the proper name of the royal burial grounds in central Nukuʻalofa in Kingdom of Tonga in the southern Pacific Ocean. The kings of Tonga and their very close relatives (wives, husbands, children) are buried there. Those who are a little farther away from the mainline (cousins, nephews, nieces, inlaws) are buried elsewhere, in other chiefly cemeteries. Kings from older times, (i.e. the Tui Tonga dynasty), are mostly buried in the langi in Muʻa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.14 -175.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Cemeteries in Tonga, Nukuʻalofa, Tongan monarchy

Free Church of Tonga

The Free Church of Tonga (Siasi ʻo Tonga tauʻatāina) is a church in Tonga. The church was established in 1885 by King George Tupou I (formerly Taufa'ahau Tupou I) and Rev. Shirley W. Baker. Originally with the name The Wesleyan Free Church of Tonga, it became the official state church. (Queen Salote and King Tupou IV were both christened in the Free Church of Tonga.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.14 -175.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Church buildings in Tonga, Nukuʻalofa, Religious organizations established in 1885