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Whale and Puffin Watching on board a Traditional Oak Ship from Husavik

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    What to Expect
    How could the Húsavík Original Whale Watching tour possibly get better? Of course by adding a visit to Puffin Island, the home of thousands of puffins. In this approx. 3 hour on board a traditional Icelandic oak boat you discover the magnificent nature of Skjálfandi bay observing whales, dolphins, and puffins among with other seabirds in their natural habitat. Enjoy the smooth, safe sailing of a traditional wooden oak boat and treat yourself to a cup of hot chocolate and cinnamon buns.

    The Húsavík Original Whale Watching and Puffins is an ideal choice for families. It is an authentic wildlife adventure by the pioneers of whale watching in Iceland.
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    Departure Point
    Hafnarstétt 9
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Húsavík Harbour
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Light refreshments
    • Entry/Admission - North Sailing
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    After searching a lot of companies, I dicides that the north sailing would be the best company to do the whale and puffin tour and it was an excellent tour! The guide was super friendly, helping all of us in everything and give a lot...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank elisabetec386
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Due to weather we were given choice to get a refund and we did get our ticket stamped for a free whale watch tour in the future which was nice. We did see puffins which was amazing! We have been on many whale watching excursions...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Logmeinnow
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Was really looking forward to seeing puffins, only to find out that that part of the tour was cancelled—the puffins left the island already (nature, I guess). Not the fault of the tour company though! The jumpsuits we were given were pretty damp, so they...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank mariellulu
    Reviewed 11 August 2019

    Our tour was very nice. It is really animal-friendly and people were well looked after. Friendly people. Really recommended

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 586christianned
    Reviewed 25 June 2019

    When arriving to Husavik the weather was terrible. The girl in the counter advised us that the ride will be rough and cold. She offered us to do our original tour or change it to a tour in the Hjalteyri, one hour away, with calmer...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Laura C
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    • North Sailing
    • Duration: 3h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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