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Whale Watching Reykjavík

10.990 ISK /

3-3.5 hours

Children 7-15 years: 5.495 ISK

Children 0-6 years: FREE

Your whale watching Reykjavik adventure begins at the old harbour, just minutes away from the city center! A classic whale watching tour on our big and sturdy boat Andrea, offered all year round from Reykjavik.

Tour description

On a Whale Watching tour from Reykjavik with Special Tours Wildlife Adventures you will be able to experience some of Iceland’s rich and thriving bird life, as well as visit our large variety of sea-life, including minke whales, humpback whales, harbour porpoises and white-beaked dolphins among other whale species. Our focus is on comfort, unique experiences and personal service while making sure the environment is protected and respected in every way possible.

Enjoy a sail out in one of the largest whale watching boats in Iceland. Our big and sturdy whale watching boat Andrea, provides you with extra comfort, fantastic interior and seating areas, large outside viewing decks, a safe family friendly environment and a café & souvenir shop on-board.

Our expert guides and friendly crew will welcome you aboard, share with you interesting information about different kinds of whales and seabirds you may expect to see on your tour and will teach you how to spot whales out in the bay. With an on-board display of whale teeth, bones, baleen, plankton nets and a microscope,this tour truly is a hands-on floating Whale Watching classroom with educational & interactive focus!

 

We proudly follow the IceWhale code of conduct to respect & protect the nature of Iceland.

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What's included

  • Guided boat tour
  • Free ticket to try again in case of no sightings!
  • Educational & Interactive focus
  • Warm floatable overalls provided for your comfort & safety – overalls also available in children’s sizes!
  • Wi-Fi, Café and Souvenirs on board
  • WCs on board
  • Discounted price to the Whales of Iceland Exhibition –
    available to add as an extra, during check in or in our reception after the tour.

Tour details

Duration

3-3.5 hours

Guidance

English German available on CLASSIC 1st May - 30th Sept

Information

We recommend warm clothes and good footwear - and don't forget your camera!

Schedule

Classic Whale Watching Reykjavík (3-3.5 hours)

DES-FEB MAR-APR MAY-SEP OCT-NOV
09:00 09:00 09:00**
13:00 13:00 13:00 13:00
17:00*

*From 15th May - 30th September **Until 15th Nov

Additional information

Please note that the starting point for this tour is the Special Tours Ticket Office, located at Ægisgarður 13, 101 Reykjavík.

You will be asked to show a valid form of ID upon arrival for check-in.

All aboard for a Big Adventure!

Important information

The tour is dependent on weather and sightings cannot be guaranteed.

Weather and sea conditions can be unpredictable during the winter months. Our captains will make their decision to sail based on many years of experience, always keeping in mind passenger safety and comfort.

We can never guarantee sightings on our tours, but in case of no sightings we do offer a FREE ticket to try again!

Sometimes in the winter we might sail from other harbours south of Reykjavik for better sea conditions, in which case we provide transport for all our passengers to and from Reykjavik. In this case the tour might be slightly longer due to the extra drive.

Don’t forget to add your admission to the Whales of Iceland Exhibition, the perfect add on to your whale watching tour!

 

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