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Húsavík: Midnight-Sun Whale Watching

Product ID: 190952
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Enjoy some of the largest creatures on the earth up close under Iceland's stunning midnight sun! Take a unique 2-hour guided whale watching tour in Húsavík with professional whale watching guides.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy 2-hours in a RIB speedboat
  • Get up and close and personal to amazing wildlife
  • Witness the sun at midnight
  • Experience wildlife in the amazing midnight sun
  • Learn about the local wildlife from your experienced guides
Full description
Your tour will start at the ticket office where you will check in, from here you will be escorted to the dressing room where you will recieve warm, water resistant overalls and life vests - sure to keep you comfortable whilst you cruise over the calm waters of the Atlantic. Once your group is ready you will be escorted onto the boat and into your seats. Once onboard you will be informed of all necessary safety regulations before heading out into the glimmering midnight sun. 

You will arrive at your whale watching destination - Skjálfandi Bay, an area renowned for its rich wildlife, Víknafjöll and Kinnarfjöll mountain ranges. There are twenty different species of cetacean in Iceland, the most common being Humpback and Minke whales. If you're lucky, you may even get the chance to observe even rarer species; Orcas, Harbour Porpoises, Blue Whales, etc.

The small vessel you will travel on will allow your captain to get considerably closer to where the whales are swimming. After spending time out on the ocean taking in the scenery and spotting whales you will head back to your original starting destination. 
Includes
  • Specialized guide
  • Warm, water resistant overalls
  • Life vests
  • Live commentary on board
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

When you get there

Meeting point

Húsavík Adventures Ticket Office

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Know before you go
• There's an 8-year old age restriction or 140 cm height minimum. Depending sea conditions children young or shorter may be eligible for the tour
• It is advised that people prone to seasickness bring their required medication