Reykjavik Whale Watching Tours: An Unforgettable Adventure in Iceland

Are you ready to embark on an unforgettable adventure in Iceland? Look no further than Reykjavik Whale Watching Tours, where we offer the most thrilling and immersive experiences with these magnificent creatures. Our tours are designed to provide you with an up-close and personal encounter with whales in their natural habitat, leaving you with memories that will last a lifetime. Join us as we dive into the breathtaking world of whale watching in Reykjavik!

Whale Watching Tours in Iceland

Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland, is known for its stunning landscapes and incredible wildlife. Nestled between mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, this vibrant city offers a unique opportunity to witness the wonders of the marine world. Reykjavik Whale Watching Tours takes you on an adventure like no other, where you can observe these majestic creatures in their natural environment.

Why Choose Reykjavik Whale Watching Tours?

At Reykjavik Whale Watching Tours, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional experiences that go beyond your expectations. Here's why you should choose us for your whale watching adventure:

Our Tours

We offer a range of whale watching tours, each designed to provide a unique and unforgettable experience. Let's explore our tour options:

Whale Watching Express

If you're short on time but still want to witness the magic of whale watching, our Whale Watching Express tour is the perfect choice. This thrilling 2-3 hour adventure takes you on a high-speed boat to the best whale watching spots near Reykjavik. With our experienced guides leading the way, you'll have the opportunity to observe various whale species, including the majestic humpback whale and the playful white-beaked dolphin.

Whale Watching & Puffins


For a truly immersive experience, join us on our Whale Watching & Puffins tour. This 3-4 hour excursion combines the thrill of whale watching with a visit to the picturesque islands where puffins nest during the summer months. Witness the incredible acrobatics of whales and the charming presence of puffins in their natural habitat. This tour is a photographer's dream, offering endless opportunities to capture stunning moments.

Whale Watching & Golden Circle


If you're eager to explore more of Iceland's natural wonders, our Whale Watching & Golden Circle tour is the ultimate choice. This full-day adventure combines whale watching with a visit to the famous Golden Circle route, including the awe-inspiring Gullfoss waterfall, the geothermal area of Geysir, and the historical site of Thingvellir National Park. Immerse yourself in Iceland's breathtaking landscapes while encountering magnificent whales along the way.

What to Expect

When you embark on a Reykjavik Whale Watching Tour, you can expect a comprehensive and immersive experience. Here's what you can look forward to:

Expert Guides and Crew

Our knowledgeable guides and experienced crew members are passionate about marine life and are dedicated to ensuring your safety and enjoyment throughout the tour. They will provide informative commentary, answering any questions you may have and sharing captivating stories about the whales and their behavior.

In-Bus Audio Guides

To enhance your journey to and from the harbor, we provide in-bus audio guides available in multiple languages. These guides offer valuable insights into Iceland's history, culture, and the marine life you are about to encounter. Sit back, relax, and let the audio guide enrich your experience.

Wi-Fi and USB Charging

Stay connected during your adventure with our complimentary Wi-Fi on board our buses. Share your excitement with friends and family in real-time and upload your favorite moments to social media. Additionally, our buses are equipped with USB charging ports, ensuring that your devices remain powered throughout the tour.

Safety First

Your safety is our top priority. Our boats and buses undergo regular maintenance to ensure they meet the highest safety standards. We provide life jackets and other safety equipment, and our crew members are trained in first aid and emergency procedures. Rest assured, you're in safe hands throughout your whale watching adventure.

Whale Watching Etiquette

To ensure a respectful and responsible whale watching experience, we kindly ask all guests to adhere to the following guidelines:

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the best time of year for whale watching in Reykjavik?

A: The best time for whale watching in Reykjavik is from April to October, as this is when the waters are teeming with various whale species. However, sightings are possible throughout the year, so you can still have a memorable experience during other months.

Q: What types of whales can I expect to see?

A: The most commonly sighted whales in the waters around Reykjavik include humpback whales, minke whales, and white-beaked dolphins. However, there is always a chance of encountering other whale species, such as orcas and fin whales.

Q: What happens if we don't spot any whales?

A: While we strive to provide the best opportunities for whale sightings, it's important to remember that these are wild animals in their natural habitat. In the rare event that no whales are spotted, we offer our passengers a complimentary ticket to join another whale watching tour.

Book your Whale Watching Tour today with Reykjavik Sightseeing