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Matahau Destination Guide

Discover Matahau in Tonga

Matahau in the region of Tongatapu is a town located in Tonga - some 8 mi or ( 12 km ) West of Nuku'alofa , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Matahau

Local time in Matahau is now 07:56 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Tongatapu " with a UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Veitongo, Puke, Pea, Nuku'alofa, and Matahau. When in this area, you might want to check out Veitongo . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Matahau ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.



3:22 min by zonictv
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Go Tonga!!! Shot by Shae Sterling for Music, Culture, Arts and Travel, Its not just good, its Zonic! ..

Tonga - Rugby Sipitau -War Dance ( Haka)

3:58 min by Perryproduction
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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
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The coral was dead, there were no fish and it rained the whole time. ..

WhaleSwim - Getaway

5:47 min by whaleswimming
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The Getaway travel show - they vote their experience with WhaleSwim Adventures one of their Top 10 in 20 years! . For more information, please visit ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Houma (Tongatapu)

Houma is a village in Tongatapu, Tonga.

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Located at -21.17 -175.30 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Populated places in Tonga


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.

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Located at -21.08 -175.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 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.

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Located at -21.14 -175.21 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 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).

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Located at -21.14 -175.21 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1947, Schools in Tonga


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.

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Located at -21.14 -175.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Cemeteries in Tonga, Nukuʻalofa, Tongan monarchy