Akureyri Whale Watching

Humpback whale on a whale watching tour from Akureyri
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  • Whale Watching from Akureyri
  • Cetaceans & vibrant wildlife
  • Beautiful Eyjafjord surroundings


Here is your chance to see the wildlife in our waters, namely, the incredible Eyjafjord Humpbacks in their natural habitat. The warmth of the summer sun brings vibrant life and a plenitude of food to the fjord and following it, in a feeding frenzy, come the larger-than-life humpbacks. Our specially trained whale watching guides and naturalists are experts at spotting the cetacean and can tell you all about their behaviors and answer any questions you may have. Our ship is a high speed, specially modified, wildlife viewing ship, capable of carrying great amount of passengers with unsurpassed views from our multi-level viewing platforms. Its speed allows us to reach viewing areas deep in the Eyjafjord, leaving no area unexplored. With ample indoor and outdoor seating, bar and cafeteria, you can be sure that the ride is comfortable and pleasant, even at speed. This ship is simply the most family friendly and accessible whale watching boat we have available in North Iceland! Choose this adventure and the "Classic Whale Watching Tour" for the comfort and great value!

What to expect? Sightseeing whale watching tour from Akureyri to Eyjafjord bay area.

Travel tip: This tour is operated from Akureyri, approximately 4 hour drive from Reykjavik.


  • All Year
Duration: 2.5-3.5 hours


  • Rated 2 out of 5 or Easy


  • No

Meet on Location:

  • Yes (Akureyri harbor)
Price: ISK 10,990


  • Guided tour
  • Use of warm overalls
  • Free WiFi on board
  • Whale guarantee (or come again for free)

Not included:

  • Snacks & drinks

What to bring:

  • Remember to dress according to weather
  • Good sturdy shoes
  • Warm coat
  • Hat and gloves


  • 09:00, 13:00, 17:00, 20:30


  • Every day

Good to know:

  • ✓ This tour is subject to weather and good sailing conditions and therefore it could get cancelled on short notice. In this case we will contact you with as much notice as possible with the information provided in your booking and offer you to re-book or get a full refund.
  • ✓ This tour is operated from Akureyri in north Iceland, approximately 4 hour drive from Reykjavik capital.

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