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This was our first trip to Iceland and also out first time on a whale watching tour. We booked online and the process was very straight forward. At the day of our arrival (one day before the actual trip), we visited the Gentle Giants Headquarter,...More
Thanks tobiasw368 for sharing your experience! It is great to see that you enjoyed your time with Gentle Giants and our whale watching so much. We appreciate your feedback. Seems like you were lucky seeing breaching whales too. We are happy for that! All the...More
My sister and I had a great time on this tour. Staff were friendly and helpful all the way. Saw plenty of cute puffins on Puffin Island before heading out further to find whales. We sighted 4 whales. The ride back was exhilarating and everyone...More
Dear Bronjac, Thank you for your very positive rating and review about Gentle Giants! We think the RIB speedboats are really great for whale watching and are happy to see that you and your sister agree. Good to see that you had such nice puffin...More
This was the most amazing whale watch we've been on. The crew was super friendly and upbeat. They knew just where to go to find the whales. We saw a few different species and so many whale up close. The gear was clean and warm...More
Dear thebradco7, Thank you so much for taking yourself time to share your experience and for all your nice words about Gentle Giants! We are very happy to see that you would highly recommend our whale watching to others. All the best, Alexia Askelöf
fantastic experience! we sighted whales and humpback whales! we also found ourselves in a colony of puffins flying above our heads! experience to do in Iceland Sara e Leo
Thank you Sara and Leo for rating Gentle Giants "excellent"! We are very happy to see that you enjoyed your time with us - whales and puffins included. Thanks for sharing! All good things, Alexia Askelöf
All the crew was fantastic. The explanations about Icelandic nature were spectacular by our guide. Amazing experience watch the whales so close. Returning trip with music and the boat at high speed was exciting. Thanks to all.
Dear tzon2017, Thank you for your positive feedback! It is great to see that you liked your whale watching experience and its close-up encounters so much and thought our crew was "fantastic". We are indeed very proud of our team. Best regards, Alexia Askelöf
We did the speedboats and boy are we ever glad we did!! Got to get right up close to the whales, able to zip over as soon as there is a sighting. Dress warm for sure, no matter what time of year you go, its...More
Dear Ilana Z, It is good to see that you had such a great time with us! The RIB speed boats are indeed great for whale watching - both the experience around the animals themselves and to quickly get between the whale areas. Thank you...More
The entire staff was great including our guide and boat driver. We saw so many whales! It was awesome, and truly a once in a life time experience. I would definitely recommend this to anyone that is going to be in the area.More
Dear walsh101, Thank you for taking yourself time to review us here! We are very glad to see that you really enjoyed your time with Gentle Giants, appreciated our crew and encountered many whales. That is how we strive to make every passenger's experience. Thanks...More
It was excellent whale watching. We saw 3 whales. The guide coment was nice and guide explain us everything.
Thank you Tereza R for rating us so nicely! It is great to see that you call your whale watching experience with Gentle Giants "perfect" and "excellent" - and thank you for sharing it with others! All the best, Alexia Askelöf
One of the highlights of our 3 week adventure touring the beautiful country of Iceland. Great guild and great success in the fact we saw many whale species and numbers. Also the Puffins were amazing too.