Whale watching

Special Tours

Special Tours

Whale Watching Reykjavik Tour

Your whale watching Reykjavik adventure begins at the old harbour, just minutes away from the city centre! We offer you two different types of whale watching tours: CLASSIC or EXPRESS

What’s included

  • Guided boat tour
  • Free ticket to try again in case of no sightings!
  • Educational & Interactive focus (on CLASSIC tour)
  • Warm floatable overalls provided for your comfort & safety – overalls also available in children’s sizes!
  • Wi-Fi, Café and Souvenirs on board
  • WCs on board

Tour details

DURATION

2-3.5 hours

GUIDANCE

English (German available on CLASSIC 1st May – 30th Sept)

INFORMATION

We recommend warm clothes and good footwear – and don’t forget your camera!

Special Tours

Puffin Watching

Puffin Express from Reykjavik

This is your chance to see these cute birds on a 1-hour boat ride just minutes away from Reykjavik city centre.

Inexpensive & charming adventure!

What’s included

  • Guided boat tour
  • 100% Sightings
  • Binoculars provided on board!
  • We get you extra close!
  • 20 years of experience

Tour details

DURATION

1 hour

INFORMATION

Useful Tip: We recommend a good zoom lens for close-up photography as the Puffins are small sized birds.

SCHEDULE

1st May – 20th August

Special Tours

Northern Lights by Boat

The original Northern Lights by Boat tour in Iceland!

Hunting the northern lights from the ocean is an amazing experience; sailing away from the coastline of Reykjavik and seeing the aurora borealis out on the North-Atlantic ocean with beautiful mountains and the city in the background is something you won’t forget!

What’s included

  • Guided boat tour
  • Warm overalls (overalls also available in children’s sizes!)
  • Wireless internet on board
  • Café/Bar & Souvenir shop
  • Our very own Northern Lights video
  • WCs on board!

Tour details

DURATION

2-3 hours

GUIDANCE

English

INFORMATION

If you dont see the northern lights you get a FREE ticket to try again!

SCHEDULE

Season: 1st September – 15th April

Special Tours

Sea Angling

Fishing is a great activity for people of all ages. If you haven’t been sea fishing before, don’t worry – it is very easy! Our crew will happily show you the ropes, advising you on bait and passing on their knowledge of the seas.

What’s included

  • Guided boat tour with a skilled crew
  • Fishing rods & other equipment
  • Protective clothing
  • Keep your catch or BBQ it on board!
  • WC on board!

Tour details

DURATION

2.5-3 hours

GUIDANCE

English

INFORMATION

We recommend warm clothes and even some sunscreen in the summer months!

SCHEDULE

1st May – 15th September

Whale watching

Sea Trips

Sea Trips

Join our luxury 2.5 to 3 hours whale watching tour, starting in the Vesturbugt, and traveling through the spectacular Reykjavík Coast.
Our extensive whale spotting network, has given us a 90% sighting success rate. Our whale watching tour focuses on Minke Whales, Humpback Whales, Orca Killer Whales, and other marine wildlife such as porpoises, dolphins and other species.

Details

AvailabilityAll year round
Duration2.5 – 3 hours
Departures13:15
GuidanceEnglish
Additional informationWe recommend all guests dress warmly in layers and good footwear it is always colder on the water and don´t forget your camera!

What´s included

  • Experienced and professional guides
  • Wireless internet on board
  • Warm blankets
  • Café/Bar & Souvenir shop
  • Pickup is available for extra charge
  • WCs on board
  • Free parking in front of the boat
  • Seasickness tablets available

Sea Trips

The celestial phenomenon of the Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, has bewitched and enchanted generations and is truly one of Earth’s most magnificent sights.

Out on the North Atlantic ocean the coastline of Reykjavík is one of the best places on Earth to view the Northern Lights.

There’s no better way to experience this natural phenomenon than with the Northern Lights Luxury cruise with Amelia Rose.

Details

AvailabilitySeptember 1st – April 15th
Duration1.5 – 2.5 hours
DeparturesSeptember 22:00, October 21:00, March 1st – 15th April 22:00
GuidanceEnglish
Additional informationWe recommend all guests dress warmly in layers and good footwear it is always colder on the water and don´t forget your camera!

What´s included

  • Panoramic View
  • Triple observation deck
  • Experienced and professional guides
  • Wireless internet on board
  • Warm blankets
  • Café/Bar & Souvenir shop
  • Pickup is available for extra charge
  • WC on board
  • Free parking in front of the boat
  • Seasickness tablets available

High Quality Whale Watching Tours from Reykjavik

We can offer you two great options from Reykjavik, to see whales. The most common whales that you can see from Reykjavik are Minke whale, Humpback whale, Orca, Dolphins and Porpoises. All of these tours are guided tours where an experienced guide is on the tour and tells you everything there is to know about whales.