Whale Safari is Reykavik's original small groups whale watching tour operator.

Our specially constructed RIB boats are made to get you as close as possible to the whales, dolphins and puffins of Faxaflói Bay & the famous Eyjafjord humpbacks in Akureyri.

We offer multiple departures on our RIB boats from the 1st of April until the 31st of October.

All year round we also offer boat tours from Reykjavík Old Harbour and Akureyri in the North of Iceland. If you need help planning your stay in Iceland we can also recommend a variety of day tours departing from Reykjavík. 

Our Most Popular Tours

Our bestselling wildlife adventures

Whales, Puffins & Reykjavík

This is our greatest adventure! Get as close to the whales, dolphins and puffins as possible with out disturbing them in their natural habitat. Small groups of 12 persons in our fast RIB boats means you get an intimate experience you wont forget.

2 Hours kr 21,990

Premium Puffin Tour

Puffins are cute, interesting and in Reykjavík! From the 1st of May until the 20th of August we offer this ultimate puffin adventure tour. Up to 9 daily departures from the Old Harbour in Reykjavík getting up close & personal with the puffins!

1 Hour kr 9,990

Whale Safari Tours from Reykjavík

Choose your wildlife adventure leaving from Reykjavík Old Harbour

Whales, Puffins & Reykjavík

This is our greatest adventure! Get as close to the whales, dolphins and puffins as possible with out disturbing them in their natural habitat. Small groups of 12 persons in our fast RIB boats means you get an intimate experience you wont forget.

2 Hours kr 21,990

Premium Puffin Tour

Puffins are cute, interesting and in Reykjavík! From the 1st of May until the 20th of August we offer this ultimate puffin adventure tour. Up to 9 daily departures from the Old Harbour in Reykjavík getting up close & personal with the puffins!

1 Hour kr 9,990

Reykjavík: Classic Whale Watching

The classic and original whale watching tour from Reykjavík. The specially modified whale watching ships and crew will take you out in search of a wide variety of whale species. Operated up to six times day, all year round.

3 Hours kr 10,990

Premium Whales & Midnight Sun

Enjoy the golden hours of the seemingly endless midnight sun out on the waters. This evening tour leaves at 20.00 during the summer months from Reykjavík’s Old Harbour. It is the ideal way to make the most of your day in Reykjavík.

2 Hours kr 21,990

Classic Puffin Tour

The classic puffin tour is just that...a pure classic. Perfect for the whole family out on an easy and fun bird watching tour of the Faxaflói Bay. Four daily departures from May 1st to August 15th

1 Hour kr 6,500

Private Puffin Tour

Would you like to enjoy your puffin tour in an extra personal way with a chosen few? Then this is the option for you.

1 Hour kr 130,000

Reykjavík Northern Lights Cruise

Search for northern lights on this thrilling winter cruise where we maximise your chances of sightings!

2 Hours kr 10,990

Private Tours

If your schedule doesn't fit our schedule you can rent our boats privately and dream up any adventure. We will do our best to make it happen and tailor make your unique tour request.

2 Hours kr 170,000

Tours from Akureyri - North Iceland

Whale Watching and other adventures from Akureyri in North Iceland

Akureyri: Premium Whales & Eyjafjord

Experience and get close to the incredible humpback whales of the Eyjafjord, a place of serene beauty, full of marine life and framed in by massive, glacier carved and snow capped mountains. North Iceland´s most incredible nature tour.

2 Hours kr 19,990

Akureyri: Classic Whale Watching

Search for the incredible "Eyjafjord Humpbacks" in the longest and most beautiful glacier fjord in Iceland. If you are passing through Akureyri on your tour around Iceland this is truly an experience of nature and wildlife that you should not miss.

3 Hours kr 10,990

Akureyri Express Whales in the Midnight Sun

A 2 hr. Evening Express Whale Watching tour starting from the floating pier in Akureyri. The whales never fully sleep, so you can expect to see the same whales as on our day tours!

2 Hours kr 19,990

Classic Akureyri Whales in the Midnight Sun

The mystical midnight sun and the nature of the fjord provide a unique nature and wildlife experience.

3 Hours kr 10,990

The Daily Whale Diary

WHAT ARE THE WHALES UP TO?