Arctic Sea Tours Whale Watching, Dalvik

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Must see · Dolphin / Whale Watching · Boat Tour
Arctic whale watching is an activity you should not miss out on. In Dalvík, just a mere 30 minute drive from Akureyri, North Iceland, you have an exceptionally good chance to experience the magnificence of the great humpback whale. There's also the chance of spotting other whales, minke whales, blue whales, killer whales, dolphins and porpoises. Our arctic whale watching tours are three hours long and include 15 minutes of sea angling, bird watching, and sampling of freshly caught fish. We also provide warm overalls, hot drinks and local refreshments free of charge.

Arctic Sea Tours have had a 98% success rate over the past 3 years but if by some odd chance we fail to spot whales, we'll offer

you another chance free of charge!

Come join us on one of our five-star TripAdvisor rated adventures, surrounded by the majestic mountains and in the picturesque

landscape of Eyjafjördur. Book now!
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  • First time ever whale watching and it was an amazing experience. Didn’t go in with much expectations as it was in the middle of december and the weather was crappy in north iceland but wow was i...  more »
  • These people really know their stuff!! From the outset it was obvious that the crew had an affinity with the surrounding waters and the inhabitant whales. We had a wonderful scenic boat journey where....  more »
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  • We had booked a 3 hour whale watching tour in Húsavík. We did not leave the fjord to go on the open sea. Unfortunately we were not lucky that day to a whale. Instead we had many people sea sick that day :-) Actually we did not see anything. This was end of March. At least we had the chance to fish a few minutes. We were offered some hot chocolate. The fish was grilled on a BBQ back at the adventure center. I would not repeat the trip that early in the year as the chance are low to see whales. If you find the information useful please give me a thumbs up. Thanks
  • This tour definitely exceeded my expectations. The guides were friendly and knowledgeable, and the boat was not overcrowded. After 2 hours of not seeing any whales, we finally spotted some in the distance and the captain took us as close as possible, even though we were over our allotted tour time. We even waited for the whales to reappear after they dove down into the ocean (about 30 minutes). The team went above and beyond to make sure we had the best experience and exposure to the whales. On the ride back, we caught about 10 gigantic cod, which they filleted and grilled when we arrived back to the dock. I am usually not a big fan of tours, but I would recommend this to anyone.

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