Nuku'alofa Tourism

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Nukuʻalofa is the capital of the Kingdom of Tonga. It is located on the north coast of the island of Tongatapu, in the southernmost island group of Tonga.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Nuku'alofa, Tonga. Popular vacation packages of Nuku'alofa are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Nuku'alofa*

  • Nuku'alofa: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Nuku'alofa for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nuku'alofa.

    • Burglary and Theft 60 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 66.67 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 62.5 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 70.83 (High)
    • Attacks 70 (High)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 66.67 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 60 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
  • Living in Nuku'alofa - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 35.42 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 70 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 51.39 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.77 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.39 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Nuku'alofa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nuku'alofa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 17.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.54 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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