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Seal Watching Boat Tours - Private Tour
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We offer boat trips from Hvammstangi around the beautiful Miðfjorður during the summer, giving you the opportunity to watch seals in their natural environment. In summer our tours start at 10 am, 1pm and 4pm. We look forward to seeing you there!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Hvammstangabraut, Hvammstangi 530, Iceland
+354 897 9900
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

After spending a night in Hvammstangi campground,we went down to the harbour for a sealwatching boat tour at 10am. It was just 3 of us, so actually it was a private tour unexpectedly. Mr. captain is oldschool gentleman enjoying the tour every single day and...More

Thank Veronika Š
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were at Hvammstangi and looking for something to do and found this boat tour. We arrived right at 9:55am and ran to the Icelandic Seal Center for tickets to try to catch the 10am tour. The man was kind enough to call down to...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We did the Seal Watching tour with a group from Western Canada. It was a beautiful sunny September day. While we only saw a half dozen or so seals the boat trip was very enjoyable as was the person leading the tour. He was a...More

Thank Saskwatches
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful experience on a sunny day. The guide and the capitan were prepared and very kind. We saw just a few seals in the sea and on the shore since the period of the year (middle of September) does not help... It...More

Thank marzyaethos11
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were a group of 4 young adults going out on the boat on a private seal watching tour. The weather was great, the captain and guide were very competent and we even got delicious pastries and hot chocolate on the way back (homemade by...More

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My husband and I really had a great experience out on the boat. The weather was less than stellar, but the captain and first mate seem quite excited when we told them we still wanted to go out. They seem to both be relaxed when...More

Thank Ashley O
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had barely left the harbour when the guide told us his girlfriend had seen some whales from the shore. From the bow, we could soon spot them, and it took less than 2 minutes to determine they were orcas. I kid you not: orcas....More

Thank pedrofjmk
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This was money well spent. We had a blast even in the rain. (Thank goodness for the warm neon orange raincoats!) Despite the rain, we were still able to sea seals, and the captain went out of his way to help us find some. I...More

Thank DC3s
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Really great tour. The two guys leading the tour were knowledgeable and friendly. It was raining so they gave us a big rain coat which was lovely and they also supplied binoculars. We saw some lovely seals swimming and relaxing despite the bad weather and...More

Thank Georgiegirl27
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Despite the weather, we had a great time. It was cold, windy, raining, and the ocean was really choppy. The crew warned us that we might not see much, but we opted to go out and on the tour anyway since we had only one...More

Thank Heather S
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