Experience and get close to the incredible humpback whales of the Eyjafjord, a place of serene beauty, filled with marine life and framed in by massive glacier carved and snow capped mountains. From 15 May – 30 September we operate our whale watching tours up to 8 times a day. You can choose between our Classic Whale Watching on our newly renovated and specially modified 200-passenger Catamaran, equipped with cinema style viewing platforms and spectacular views or one of our 12 seater RIB-boats for a more thrilling experience and closer encounters.
Whale Watching Hauganes is the oldest whale watching tour operator in Iceland, founded in 1993. We operate from Hauganes, a small fishing village on the west side of Eyjafjörður, just 20 minute drive North of Akureyri. From this picturesque town, our tour will quickly immerse you in the midst of the whale populations and rich sealife characteristic of the area. Whether the whales have ventured deep into the fjord or stay closer to Hrisey, they are always just a short trip away from Hauganes.
Salka Whale Watching is a family owned company emphasizing on personal service and comfort for our passengers. Our whale watching tours take you to traditional whale watching areas on a beautiful oak boat. Skjálfandi Bay is alive with birds, puffins and whales.
The Húsavík original whale watching tour with North Sailing has been visitors’ top pick for more than 20 years, placing the small fishing town on the map as the whale watching capital of Iceland. Now the tour is available carbon-neutral, on Andvari, the silent, green energy, electric boat with minimum disturbance to whales and nature. Also offering puffins and northern lights tours from Húsavík and shorter whale watching tours from Hjalteyri, a charming small village in Eyjafjörður, only a 15 minute drive from Akureyri.
Imagine encountering whales in wild nature. This is what we do at Gentle Giants and welcome you to join us.
Gentle Giants offers whale watching tours and other exciting seafaring adventures from Húsavík, in the north of Iceland – often considered as the Whale Watching Capital of Europe. Our company is proud of its originality and background with more than 150 years of family history in Skjálfandi Bay. Welcome aboard traditional Icelandic oak boats or modern RIB speedboats in search of the giants of the ocean. Your chances of seeing whales are up to 97-99%.
Arctic Sea Tours operates whale watching all year round from Dalvik in North of Iceland – only 30 minutes from Akureyri. We emphasize on personal service along with a unique & cultural experience on board – respecting the whales in their natural habitats at all times! Our sightings are around 98-99%! Arctic Sea Tours is open for business all year round.