From Reykjavik: Whale Watching Tour

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Experience the best Iceland has to offer with spectacular whale-watching opportunities on this tour from Reykjavik. Cruise to Faxaflói Bay in search of minke whales, humpback whales, and dolphins.


  • Find giants in their natural environment of the Atlantic Ocean
  • Spot Minke whales, Humpback whales and Dolphins
  • See all the other aquatic species and all sorts of wildlife
  • Enjoy the splendid scenery around the coast of Iceland
  • Listen to informative commentary from experienced guides


Begin your journey at the city's vibrant harbor, setting sail towards the tranquil beauty of Kollafjöður. Here, you'll discover a serene haven adorned with a charming island and a bustling community of birds. Breathe in the tranquility of the surroundings as you take in the scenic beauty of this coastal gem. Continue your maritime adventure as you make your way to Faxaflói Bay, a renowned hotspot for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. Dive into the thrill of whale and bird watching, immersing yourself in the diverse marine life that calls this bay home. For those seeking a bit more excitement, the bay offers opportunities for sea angling and fishing in its abundant waters, adding an extra layer of adventure to your journey. While cruising through the bay, marvel at the impressive mountain ring that graces the horizon, providing a stunning backdrop to the entire experience. On clear days, be treated to the awe-inspiring sight of the Snaefellsjökull Glacier, standing proudly among the surrounding peaks. This carefully curated whale-watching itinerary ensures not just an adventure with marine life but also a visual feast of Iceland's captivating coastal landscapes. Join us on this unforgettable trip, where the beauty of nature and the wonders of wildlife come together in perfect harmony.


Whale watching tour Guides Flotation overalls WiFi on board Heated indoor cabins with toilet facilities Seasickness tablets Complimentary ticket for a second tour in case of no sightings

Important Information

  • Please be aware that due to environmental reasons during certain times of the year trips may be delivered on a shared boat with another activity partner The activity provider will try to keep the environment pristine by making sure fewer boats are on the water.

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