Whale watching from Hjalteyri

from £66
2 hours May-Sep
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Located not far from Akureyri, the charming village of Hjalteyri is an idyllic spot for summer whale watching. On this 2 hour whale watching trip, enjoy the scenic surroundings of Eyjafjörður in search of a variety of whales including humpback and minke whales as well as white beaked dolphins and harbour porpoises.

With only one company operating from the small village of Hjalteyri, the experience is relaxed aboard a traditional oak boat in the company of an expert guide which will tell you all about the wildlife you see. As part of the tour you will also get complimentary hot chocolate and cinnamon buns to warm you up.  

Duration: 2 hours approx

Price: £66 for adults, £22 for children (7-15 years), free for kids (6 and under)

Departures: Daily from 1 May to 30 September

1-15 May & 16-30 September 10:00, 13:00

16 May- 15 June  and 21 August – 15 September 10:00, 13:00, 16:00

16 June- 20 August 10:00, 13:00, 16:00, 19:00


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