Husavik, Iceland

Whale Watching on a Silent Electric Boat

Sail around Iceland's Skjálfandi Bay on board the most animal and environmentally-friendly whale watching vessel in the world! North Sailing's Andvari is an electric — and completely silent — boat that glides through the sea, giving you the opportunity to quietly approach whales in their natural habitat and cause them minimum disturbance. Get up close to Minke and Humpback whales while getting advice from expert guides and sipping on hot chocolate.

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Duration

2-3 Hours

Travel Style

Connect with Nature

Languages

Other Local Language and English

Physical Activity

Light activity

Location

Ocean

Connect

Wifi: Limited
Cell: Available

North Sailing

Locally Owned Business
Starts at:

$105/person

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Speaks: Other Local Language and English

Highlights

  • A leader in sustainability, board the 100% electricly run Andvari, a restored boat with a modern, eco-friendly twist.
  • Sail along the coast in Iceland's Skjálfandi Bay with the chance to spot Minke and Humpback whales.
  • Learn about whales and marine life from your expert Whale guide.
  • Have an amazing day with zero carbon footprint

Details

Schedule

Multiple daily departures - morning, midday and late afternoon.

Availability

Flexible Departure Date
May-September

What's Included

Guide

Bilingual guide

Food

Snacks and tastings included
All travelers will enjoy a delicious cup of hot chocolate and a warm cinnamon bun!

Transport

Boat

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North Sailing

Locally Owned Business

For more than 20 years, North Sailing has been taking travelers on unique whale watching experiences aboard traditional Icelandic sailing ships and oak boats. Over time, they've added new authentic and sustainable sailing adventures to observe local marine life, take in views of the northern lights and even explore Greenland.

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Getting There

Transport options

Bus, Drive and Train
Húsavík is located in North East Iceland, 480 km from the capital Reykjavík and about an hour drive from the biggest town in North Iceland, Akureyri.
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