This Husavik Whale Watching Tour should definitely be on your Iceland bucket list. It is full of adventures, as you will be whale watching and puffin watching all in the same tour. The is a Whale Watching RIB Boat tour so it is operated in small groups and the boat ride will be an adventure.
Watching creatures living underwater, like the whales, are always full of wonders. Husavik is lovingly known as the Whale watching capital of Iceland. This stunning Husavik whale watching tour takes you on a safari that you will remember for life. You can experience the richness of sea life in the country like never before when you join this tour.
RIB boat tour : Husavik whale and puffin watching
As mentioned above, this tour is operated in a RIB Boat. A RIB boat runs at a wild speed and makes it therefor more likely for us to find the big whales. We will cover a wider area exploring the amazing sea life in north Iceland.
Husavik lies in Skjálfandi Bay, a beautiful bay in Northern Iceland. When going on a regular whale watching tour from Husavik we can always find the whales in our bay. However, if you want to experience something unique and thrilling, this tour is for you. In this tour we will be sailing on a RIB boat which means that we can go further out on sea and therefore we will be looking out for the giant whales. Your chances of seeing some of the world’s biggest animals ever is very high on this tour.
We will not only be seeing the big whales on this tour, but also the puffins. A visit to the Puffin Island is included in this tour. The explorers can see thousands of puffins on this trip. The beautiful creatures are also called ‘Clowns of the Ocean’ and nest in Iceland from mid-April to mid of August. The attractive animals allure many visitors during summers. Under the relaxing summer sun, you can experience these miraculous creatures enriching the natural wealth of Iceland.
- Specialized Whale Watching & Puffin Guide
- RIB boat tour
- Warm safety overalls.
What to bring
- Dress according to weather
- Waterproof outdoor clothing
- Warm clothes
- Warm Socks
- Gloves & Headwear
- Camera (optional)
- Protective bags for cameras
Good to know
A professional guide will accompany you on this tour to provide you with interesting anecdotes about the animals and showing you beautiful spots.
Warm safety overalls are provided to the passengers, ensuring their complete safeguard on this tour. The weather is full of uncertainties in Iceland. Hence, it is best to always travel with full preparations.
It will take about 2-3 hours to complete the safari.
The tour is conducted on RIB speed boats which are fast-paced.
This tour is not for travelers with heart ailments and back problems or pregnant women.
Children below the age of seven years are not advised to come on the tours. It is not ideal for children with a height of less than 130 cm.
Hafnarstétt 7, Húsavík 640, IS