Akureyri Whale Watching

  • Port

    Akureyri, Iceland

  • Activity level


  • Activity type


  • Wheelchair accessible


  • Price per adult


    USD125 per person

  • Minimum age


  • Duration

    3.5 Hours

  • Meals included


Embark on an exciting journey, as you go in search of the many species of whales that inhabit Icelandic waters.

Sit back and enjoy your boat ride, in an atmosphere of anticipation, as your expert Captain navigates his way to the best areas to spot these magnificent creatures.

Akureyri offers some of the finest whale-watching opportunities in Iceland and a large variety of marine mammals are regularly spotted as they come into the bay to feed. Amongst them are Minke, Fin, and Blue Whales.

Keep your eyes peeled for Humpback Whales, which are also often seen in the surrounding waters. These impressive creatures are sure to amaze you with their acrobatic antics.

You’re also likely to see a variety of seabirds, including puffins, as well as fun-loving harbour porpoises and White Beaked Dolphins, who have been known to playfully surf alongside the boats.