Whale watching from Hjalteyri

Day tours from Reykjavik and Akureyri with friendly and experienced guides

Tours from Akureyri


3-4 hrs.

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Pick up: 
Akureyri - port
Cruise ship Passengers

 Hotel pick up - inside Akureyri



Adults: 16.900 ISK, 

NOTE: This price is for paying 
upon arrival.  

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  • Adults 12.990.- kr. 16.900.- kr.
  • Children 0-12 8.990.- kr. 12.990.- kr.
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Whale watching from Hjalteyri

Whale Watching with North Sailing from Hjalteyri village.  A 2+ hour whale watching tour from the charming village of Hjalteyri, a well kept secret in the heart of North Iceland, only a 15 minute drive from Akureyri.  Step on board the traditional oak boat, Knörrinn, North Sailings first whale watching boat and try something different.

Spend minimum 2 hours at sea experiencing the wild nature spotting whales, seabirds and other marine life. Enjoy the service by our perfectly qualified crew. Our crew will make sure all passengers get information about the scenery and wildlife in fjord. Our aim is to make you feel comfortable and warm while on board our boat. Therefore all of our guests will be supplied with warm overalls if needed and of course you can treat yourself with our famous hot chocolate and cinnamon buns.

The boat will depart from the port of the Hjalteyri village, a well kept secret in the north of Iceland where whales are known to be found. Hjalteyri is located a 15 minute drive from Akureyri on the west bank of Eyjafjörđur. In this small village you can find an old herring factory, the largest of its kind in Iceland. This factory was shut down in 1966 but now hosts various activities. By visiting Hjalteyri you can experience the aura of old times while enjoying wonderful surroundings.

Included: The Whale Watching tour, pick up and drop off at Akureyri harbour.  Sightseeing tour around Akureyri before drop off.
Bring: Good wind- and waterproof clothes.  Good headwear, gloves and shoewear.


 Pick up between 08:30-09:00 at Akureyri harbour.

This day tour is operated in the period of May 15th - September 14th.
Downtown city tour is included at the end of the trip.
If you prefer to pay upon arrival you have to contact us by e-mail. We accept payments with VISA / Master Card and also USD / GBP / EUR.
After booking the tour you will receive an e-mail with further information.
In case of unexpected situations such as cruise ship not being able to dock, refund is guaranteed.
If you have any questions concerning your tour or you would like to go on a private tour don't hesitate to contact us at fabtravel@fabtravel.is



Akureyri | Reykjavík | Iceland
T: +354 571 2282 


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