Tour Code: 345-816
Depart from: Reykjavik, Iceland
Duration: 2.5 - 3 hoursRefer a Friend Print
Highlights: On this fantastic Whale Watching Tour you can observe the whales in their natural environment – a truly unforgettable experience!
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We will sail on Faxaflói bay, home of a unique variety of the Minke whale, the Humpback, Harbor Porpoise and the White-beaked Dolphins, which are all common sights in this tour. The Local bird life is also diverse, including such birds s the Puffin, Arctic tern, Gannet and many varieties of Gull.
After the tour you can explore the Whale Exhibition Room that enables you to witness the mystery of the ocean. It is situated in an old capelin-fishing vessel "Fífill" which was transformed into an exhibition and information center on whales and seabirds. The entrance to the Whale Exhibition Room is free of charge for Whale Safari & Puffin Island passengers.
Winter whale watching is scheduled daily from 1 October to 31 March at 13:00. The most common whales in the winter are dolphins, humpback whales and killer whales, hardly any minke whales have been seen from November through March. For your comfort and warmth, we have special suits on board we can lend you, but we do advise you to wear warm clothes. We also offer hot drinks and light refreshments in our on-board café. Alternatively, you can sit inside the boat in the warmth, where you can enjoy the view from large windows.