Haapai is a central island group comprising of 62 islands. Regarded as the birthplace of modern Tonga, Haapai is home to important historical sites and offers several sightseeing spots. The pristine beaches, fishing villages and scenic islands scattered across the region attract tourists from around the World. Lifuka Island is the major tourist destination in Haapai.
The island offers several stunning beaches and is renowned for beachcombing. The uninhibited Uoleva Island is another important destination offering some of the best water-sport activities like sailing, swimming, diving and snorkeling. The charming fishing village of Pangai with its friendly locals, small plantations and lively markets is a must visit destination. The restaurants at the village are also famous for serving mouthwatering seafood and Asian cuisines.