- 2.5-hour whale and puffin tour in an RIB speedboat
- See more of the coast in a speedboat tour
- Spot whales and porpoises with help from expert nature guides
- Visit 'Puffin Island' during breeding season
- Once-in-a-lifetime experience
Departure & Return
Meeting Point: Gentle Giants Ticket Center Directions: Look for the big blue flags in Húsavík
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
- Please bring warm and waterproof clothing
- Not allowed for passengers with heart- or back problems or pregnant women
- The minimum age limit for children on the RIB speedboats is 7 years or minimum 130 cm in height
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- The puffin season is from April 15th – August 20th approximately. More focus on whales outside the puffin season
- A minimum number of passengers is required for all our tours. If the minimum number is not reached, we reserve the right to change or cancel departures, even with short notice. In such cases, customers are offered alternative options or full refund
- If no whales (dolphins included) are seen on the tour, passengers can get a voucher to join a traditional whale watching tour free of charge, depending on availability
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- OPERATED BY Gentle Giants Whale Watching
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
Learn more about cancellations.
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands