Note that the recent volcanic activity in Iceland is not causing any issues with arriving and departing from Iceland.
All regular tours and activities are operating as scheduled with the exception of Blue Lagoon visits and Reykjanes tours. The volcanic activity is limited to an area on the Reykjanes peninsula, with no effects on the capital area or other areas in Iceland.
In the case of any cancellations due to Blue Lagoon closures or other interruptions, a full refund will be provided.
Tour Operator: North Sailing 3h 30m Travel method:   Boat Region / Starts from: North

Whales, Sails and Science

Join North Sailing on this unique tour around Skjálfandi bay and take part in marine research under the guidance of marine biologists from Ocean Missions. Observe marvellous whales while learning about the importance of their presence in our oceans and develop a deeper understanding of marine life.

15% of your ticket price is directly contributed to Ocean Missions, a non-profit organisation based in Húsavík, to support their research and conservation projects. Join this meaningful tour and have a positive input on the sustainable future of Skjálfandi Bay.

Best price guarantee
No hidden costs
Free cancellation until 1 day before the departure
Cancellation fees:
+1 day - No charge
<1 day - 100% of total reservation value
What is included
  • Warm overalls and raincoats if needed
  • Hot chocolate and cinnamon buns
  • Professional guide and a Marine research expert
  • Participation in ocean research 
  • Manta trawling
  • English guidance

Meeting point
  • North Sailing Whale Watching Centre Husavik, Hafnarstétt 11, Húsavík, 640
Important information
  • Warm clothes 


Tour starts at the harbour in Húsavík. Our Ticket Centre is located above the harbour across the street from the church.