Akureyri Classic Whale Watching

Self Drive Tours    

Here is your chance to see the incredible Eyjafjord Humpbacks in their natural habitat. The fjord’s vibrant life and plenitude of food bring the larger-than-life Humpback whales.

Price from 12,971 ISK
Price from 93 EUR
Price from 99 USD
Price from 79 GBP
Price from 713 RMB


3 hours



✓high speed, specially modified whale watching ship in Iceland
✓Its speed guarantees availability of whale watching tours from Akureyri
✓Incredible Eyjafjord Humpbacks in their natural habitat

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation

Full refund 24hours before departure time

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Tour Description

Here is your chance to see the incredible Eyjafjord Humpbacks in their natural habitat. The warmth of the summer sun brings vibrant life and plentitude of food to the fjord and following it, in a feeding frenzy, come the larger-than-life Humpbacks. Our specially trained whale watching guides are experts at spotting them and telling you all about their behaviour, any question you have, we promise you an answer.

Our ship is the only high speed, specially modified, whale watching ship in Iceland. Capable of carrying 200 persons with spectacular views from our “cinema styled” viewing platforms. Its speed guarantees availability of whale watching tours from Akureyri, where ever the whales might be located in the deepest fjord in Iceland. With ample indoor and outdoor seating, bar and cafeteria, you can be sure that the ride is comfortable and pleasant even at speed.

Meet us at the floating pier Oddeyrarbót 2, next to the cultural centre HOF in Akureyri at least 15 min. prior to departure.

*This tour is operated by our sister company Akureyri Whale Watching*

General Information


All year


3 hours





Minimum age



√ Use of warm overalls
√ Excellent guidance on board
√ Wireless internet on board
√ Return for free in Reykjavík or Akureyri if no whale or dolphins are seen

What do I need to bring

Dress warmly for our northern fjord, so if you have it, bring warm outdoor clothing like a wool or fleece sweater, some warm headgear and gloves. Flat bottom shoes are recommended.

Please note

They only high speed whale watching ship in Iceland. Comfortable and specially designed for the area with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, toilets and bar/cafeteria.
Specially designed, “cinema style” viewing platform on the front of the ship, ideal to view the larger-than-life Eyjafjord humpbacks.
See the picturesque and calm Eyjafjord, surrounded by towering mountains, little fishing villages and lush countryside.
Departs several times a day through out summer, from Akureyri Harbour, plenty of car parking and with in easy walk of any accommodation in town.

Meeting Point

Please make sure to arrive at least 15 min. prior to departure.
Whale Watching ticket office
Torfunefsbryggja, 600 Akureyri, Iceland


I am prone to sea sickness, is this tour for me?

We offer free sickness tablets if you want to take one before the tour.

Do you sell any refreshments on board?

Yes, we have an indoor bar/cafe always full with light snacks, hot drinks, soft drinks and alcohol beverages.

Are there toilets on board?

Large viewing decks, both front and back as well as the on the top, which boast a fantastic panoramic bird’s-eye-view to capture the fantastic scenery around and enough space for everyone by the railing. 6 bathrooms (WC) available on board.

Do you offer hotel pick up service?

Yes, optional pick up and drop off on request starts 60 minutes before departure and it is from the whole capital area, just please provide us an address/name of the hotel you will be staying in.

My tour was cancelled. What do I do next?

Our passengers are more than welcome to reschedule their reservation to another day, simply contact us by replying to this email or by phone. If rescheduling is not an option and you have not joined a tour before, please contact us to claim refund.

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