Arctic Whale Watching Boat Tour

    Price from 10.990 ISK PER PERSON.
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    Duration 3 hours
    Available All year
    Operated Daily
    Departure from
    Dalvik harbor

    Arctic Whale watching from Dalvik close to Akureyri north Iceland with Arctic Sea Tours is adventure on sea.

    Great sighting success and five stars on TripAdvisor. Arctic Whale watching takes place in the picturesque landscape of Eyjafjordur and fishing inside the majestic mountains of Tröllaskagi just short off the Arctic Circle.

    Whale watching is an activity you should not miss out on! In Dalvík you have an exceptionally good chance to encounter the great humpback whale and often we spot white-beaked dolphins, minke whales, the small harbor porpoises and sometimes even the majestic blue whale.

    Overall we have seen whales or dolphins in 98% of our whale watching tours. The whale watching tour is built up as an adventure. So with an excellent chance of seeing whales you can also expect more fun with fishing and tasting of the freshly caught cod, haddock, pollock or atlantic catfish.

    In the year 2016 from 1st May – 30th November we saw humpback whales in 99.5% of the tours, unbelievable and long may it continue.

    Whale watching schedule 2017

    09:00 1st May – 30th September
    11:00 20th June – 15th August
    13:00 1st March – 30th November
    15:00 20th June – 15th August
    17:00 1st July – 31st July


    • Whale watching tour (98-99% success 2011-2016)
    • Sea angling for 15 minutes
    • Bird watching
    • Hot drink and Icelandic refreshment
    • Taste of freshly caught fish
    • Warm overalls from 66°North


    All whale watching tours are weather dependent and may be subject to cancellations. The final decision will be made by our captain with many years of experience, putting passenger safety and comfort first at all times!
    In case of weather cancellations please contact us for rescheduling or for a full refund.


    Sightings can never be guaranteed as we are sailing in the open sea in search for wild animals. However, for the past 3 years our sightings have been up to 98% so the chances are very good!
    If your tour does not sight a whale, we offer you another chance for free

    NOTE: You always need to reschedule if you want you join us again, as places on our boats are limited

    Please note that we can not guarantee a tour on the next day/evening, it all depends on weather and sea conditions.

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