Eyjafjord Whale Watching Tour in Akureyri, Iceland
Eyjafjord Whale Watching Tour: Whale Watching Akureyri is the only operator in North Iceland offering a choice between two different types if whale watching boats. Our fleet has two fundamentally different vessels and thus offering you exceptional variety. The Eyjafjord has 60 km of sheltered water and is just 6-10 km wide, it is absolutely perfect for out boats. It is also a place of serene beauty, framed in by massive, glacier carved and snow capped mountains. To ride out the fjord is an adventure and photo opportunity not soon forgotten. The local population, the Eyjafjord humpback whales, are already becoming world famous. They cruise the fjord in the summer in a feeding frenzy and are most active in June, July and August, If you have a passion for nature and adventure, we have the tours for you. Type: Sightseeing Ship View: Wildlife Viewing Decks Length: 28 meters Width: 6 meters Power: 2 x 1000 engines Max speed: 26 knots Cruising speed: 20 knots Passengers: 200 + captain, crew and guides A specially modified wildlife viewing ship that provides great comfort and stability on the seas. There is plenty of indoor seating with table, a small cafeteria selling drinks, snacks and sandwiches. It has incredible "Wildlife Viewing Decks" in the front and back of the ship, offering unparalleled and wide sweeping panoramic views of the surroundings and whales. This unique ship also offers sheltered outside seating areas. Our ship takes up to 200 passengers each trip. This ship is imply the most family friendly and accessible whale watching ship in North Iceland. Choose the 'Classic Whale Watching Tour' for the comfort and great value. Price : Adults: ISK 10,990, Children: ISK 5,495, Children: ISK 0 Eyjafjord is home to many Humpback whales, that year after year return to the fjord for it's plentiful food. Our newly renovated and specially modified whale watching ship is 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. Our sighting success of Humpback whales in summer 2016 is 100% and among them there have been reports of Blue Whales and White-beaked dolphins. Duration: 2,5-3,5 hrs
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 200 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
- Whale Watching
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Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Climate Control
- CD Player
- Twin Engine
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.