|No. of episodes||15|
|No. of days||39|
|No. of castaways||16|
|Previous season||Survivor ORG 5: Angola|
|Next season||Survivor ORG 7: Peru|
Survivor: Tonga is the sixth season run by Solar.
The season was announced on the 15th of May, and sign ups would soon follow.
- Blood vs. Water - For the first time, pairs of contestants, each with a pre-existing relationship, will compete. Contestants are competing individually, so they will remain in the game even after their loved one is voted out.
- Special Idol - An idol with special powers is hidden at the merge tribe camp. The special idol's powers will not be revealed until after the season concludes.
- Delayed Merge - The merge occurred with nine castaways remaining.
|Contestant||Nationality||Original Tribe||Merged Tribe||Finish||Votes|
|Kataki||None||1st Voted Out|
|Kataki||2nd Voted Out|
|Talitali||3rd Voted Out|
|Kataki||4th Voted Out|
|Talitali||5th Voted Out|
|Kataki||6th Voted Out|
|Kataki||Malohi||7th Voted Out|
1st Jury Member
|Kataki||8th Voted Out|
2nd Jury Member
|Talitali||9th Voted Out|
3rd Jury Member
|Kataki||10th Voted Out|
4th Jury Member
|Talitali||11th Voted Out|
5th Jury Member
|Talitali||12th Voted Out|
6th Jury Member
|Kataki||13th Voted Out|
7th Jury Member
- This is the first season where two contestants share the same first name.
- This is the first season since Survivor ORG 1: South Africa to have no contestants named Nick or Nicholas.
- This is also the first season since South Africa where the all the finalists are from the USA.
- This season has the highest amount of female contestants, with seven.
- This is the first season where at some point the female contestants outnumbered the male contestants.
- This is the first season where a female reaches the Final Tribal Council.