Whale Watching in Iceland

Whale watching has long been a big part of Icelandic culture, and we feel privileged to have these beautiful creatures swimming in our Ocean. 

Price from 10,600 ISK
Price from 76 EUR
Price from 82 USD
Price from 105 CAD
Price from 65 GBP
Price from 544 RMB
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Duration

3 hours

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Highlights

✓ Small group experience

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Included

✓ Experienced and trusted guide

Are you ready for the adventure?

Overview

 

Whale watching has long been a big part of Icelandic culture, and we feel privileged to have these beautiful creatures swimming in our Ocean. 

 

For a long time, it has been said that the BEST PLACE TO GO WHALE WATCHING IN ICELAND is Hauganes; and one of the best places to see whales in the world. These beautiful creatures love to come to the calm fjords, where they get plenty of food and loads of love.

 

So join this thrilling boat tour and see whales around us!

 

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Tour Description

 

We will meet in Hauganes, a small village from where we will go into the wild Atlantic Ocean to find our beautiful creatures. Before we get on the boat, we will take some warm overalls, which are included in the price. We will also give you a warm blanket if you feel cold.

 

With our professional local guides, we will then start exploring the ocean, and start a wild search for our beautiful whales. We will spend roughly 2 hours in the ocean, so make sure you have the right clothing with you. It is good to wear layers of clothing, and if you have some wool clothing we really recommend it (it is every Icelandics Fisherman’s favorite!).

 

Meanwhile, we will have an open buffet for coffee and hot chocolate which we will be able to enjoy throughout the tour.

 

Prices:

  • 10.600 ISK per person
  • 4.900 ISK for kids 7-15 years old
  • Free for kids under 7 years.

 

Please arrive at the meeting point 30 minutes before departure time.

We wish you a beautiful journey, filled with tons of unforgettable memories!


General Information

Available

All year

Duration

3 hours

Difficulty

Moderate

Group size

6

Minimum age

The minimum age of passengers is: 6

Cancellation policy

All-day tours can be cancelled up to 24 hours from the departure time with the full price refunded by sending an email to [email protected] All cancellations requested less than 24 hours from the departure time are non-refundable.
In the case of cancellation of the tour by the operator because of extreme weather, road conditions, or other factors, we will assist you with rebooking to another date or booking other activities when possible or provide a full refund.
The 24 hour policy “applies to extras as well (rental Hiking Boots, Waterproof Jacket & Waterproof Pants).

Map

Whale Watching Hauganes is located in a small fishing village called Hauganes on the west coast of Eyjafjörður bay in northeast Iceland, just 30 min drive north of Akureyri on road 82.

Please arrive in Hauganes at least 30 minutes before departure.
We offer warm extra clothing, but we still recommend that passengers bring their own warm and waterproof clothes.

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