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Arctic Sea Tours | Whale & Dolphin Watching

Humpback whale checking us outOur boat going out from DalvikHumpback whale with open mouthWhite beaked dolphins having funHumpback whale rolling behind the boatHumpback whale jumping

Arctic Sea Tours whale watching Iceland from Dalvik close to Akureyri.

We emphasize personal service and respect for our guests experience.
In each whale watching tour we offer sea angling for 15 minutes, exhibition of fish cutting and
grill of fresh fish.

Success rate 98-99% 2011-2012. Humpback whale 94-96%, minke whale 30-35%, white beaked dolphin 34-50%, harbor porpoise 34-50%, blue whale 2-5% and orcas 1%.

Read reviews about Arctic Whale Watching on More personal, less crowded.

Arctic Sea Tours is a family company offering whale watching tours from Dalvik close to Akureyri north Iceland. We operate a licensed oak passenger boat, which has been equipped according to strict standards set by the Icelandic Maritime Administration.

We emphasize personal service and small groups of passengers. We do our best to make your tour a special one and provide you with some unforgettable experience.

Arctic Sea Tours offer sea related tourism new for 2013.

Arctic Villages is a tour to eight fishing villages in Eyjafjörður experiencing  fish and fish related companies.

Arctic Sea Angling in Eyjafjörður, well known fishing ground and particularly beautiful scenery.



April • May • June • July • August • September • October


Half-day (3-6 hours)

Vessel types

Small boat (0-50 passengers)

Times and prices


Morning 09:00 from 1. may - 31. october

Midday 13:30 from 1. june - 15. september

Evening 19:00 from 15. june - 15. august

Midnight 23:00 from 20. june - 15. july

Price ISK 8500 for adults

Half price for 7-16 years old

0-6 years old free

About our skippers and naturalist guides

Our staff consists of captains and guides all fully trained and qualified by The Maritime Safety and Survival Training Centre.

Freyr Antonsson captain, CEO and owner. Freyr has been watching whales since 2009, when he started the company. Freyr has a vast experience on sea as he has been working on boats since 1992. Freyr has a BS degree in business administration from Universitiy of Akureyri.



Access to wheelhouse • Deck with 360?vision • Hands-on materials (bones, shells etc) • Onboard research • Posters / displays / maps • Restrooms / toilets on board • Snacks / drinks • Support conservation • Use a code of conduct

We frequently

See a whale's tail • See leaping dolphins • See leaping whales • Showered by whale blows • Watch dolphins only • Watch whales and dolphins • Watch whales only

Baleen Whales

Blue Whale • Humpback Whale • Minke Whale

Toothed Whales

Killer Whale / Orca

Ocean Dolphins

White-beaked Dolphin


Harbour Porpoise

Town / City
State / County
Zip / Postcode
00 354 771 7600
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2013 Responsible Whale Watch Partnership:Click here to read more about the partnership