Nature and Wildlife Tours

Nature and Wildlife Tours in Iceland

Iceland, known as the Land of Fire and Ice, is a haven for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. With its dramatic landscapes, vibrant bird colonies, and diverse marine life, this Nordic island offers an unparalleled experience for those seeking adventure and connection with nature. Gray Line Iceland is proud to offer a range of Nature and Wildlife tours that allow you to immerse yourself in the beauty of Iceland's natural wonders. From Iceland Whale Watching to Puffin Tours and Horseback Riding, our tours are designed to provide you with an unforgettable journey through this extraordinary land.

Animals & Wildlife Tours

Animals & Wildlife Tours

 

Golden Circle & Viking Horseback Riding Tour

Ride an Icelandic Viking Horse in an idyllic landscape before visiting Thingvellir park, Gulfoss waterfall as well as Geysir and Strokkur hot springs on our Golden Circle & Viking Horseback Riding Tour.

Duration: 9 hours
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Icelandic Horse Riding Tour

Ride the amazing Icelandic horse on an expert led riding tour along beautiful back-country trails on the outskirts of Reykjavik

Duration: 4 hours
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Whale Watching Tour from Reykjavik

This whale watching tour at Faxaflói bay is the best chance to see whales and diverse birdlife in their natural habitat, with breathtaking scenery.

Duration: 3 hours
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Whales & Puffins Tour From Reykjavik

Experience the whale watching adventure of a lifetime on a speedy RIB boat that gets you up close to whales, dolphins, and Puffins.

Duration: 2 hours
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Sea Angling from Reykjavik

Enjoy an evening of fishing in Faxaflói Bay – perfect for all ages!

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Iceland Whale Watching Tours: An Unforgettable Adventure in the Land of Fire and Ice

Iceland, known as the Land of Fire and Ice, is a haven for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. With its dramatic landscapes, vibrant bird colonies, and diverse marine life, this Nordic island offers an unparalleled experience for those seeking adventure and connection with nature. If you're looking for an unforgettable journey through this extraordinary land, Gray Line Iceland is proud to offer a range of Nature and Wildlife tours, including the thrilling Iceland Whale Watching Tours.

Experience the Majestic Whales Up Close

Our Iceland Whale Watching Tours take you on a thrilling adventure to Faxafloi bay, the best place to witness whales and diverse birdlife in their natural habitat. Hop aboard our speedy RIB boat, designed to get you up close and personal with these majestic creatures. As you glide through the pristine waters, keep your eyes peeled for the magnificent sight of whales breaching the surface, dolphins gracefully swimming alongside the boat, and adorable Puffins soaring through the sky.

Immerse Yourself in Breathtaking Scenery

The Faxafloi bay offers more than just an incredible wildlife encounter. The surrounding scenery is nothing short of breathtaking. Picture yourself surrounded by towering cliffs, snow-capped mountains, and vast open waters. This picturesque backdrop adds an extra layer of magic to your whale watching experience, making it truly unforgettable.

Explore the Golden Circle and More

Looking for an all-in-one adventure? Combine your Iceland Whale Watching Tour with an exploration of the famous Golden Circle. Start your day by embarking on a morning whale watching excursion, immersing yourself in the wonders of the ocean. Afterward, get ready to discover some of Iceland's most iconic landmarks.

The Golden Circle tour takes you to the Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its geological and historical significance. Explore the fascinating rift valley, where the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates meet. Marvel at the awe-inspiring power of nature at the Geysir geothermal area, where geysers erupt in a spectacular display. Finally, witness the raw beauty of the Gullfoss waterfall, a majestic cascade that will leave you in awe.

Viking Horseback Riding and the Golden Circle

For those seeking a unique way to experience Iceland's natural wonders, our Viking Horseback Riding and Golden Circle Tour is the perfect choice. Begin your day by embarking on an unforgettable horseback riding adventure in an idyllic landscape. Ride the amazing Icelandic horse, famous for its beauty, strength, and gentle nature, as you explore beautiful back-country trails on the outskirts of Reykjavik.

Afterwards, continue your journey to the Golden Circle, visiting the iconic Þingvellir National Park, the Geysir geothermal area, and the majestic Gullfoss waterfall. Immerse yourself in the rich history and natural wonders of Iceland, all while riding a Viking horse.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some frequently asked questions about our Iceland Whale Watching Tours and other Nature and Wildlife tours in Iceland:

What should I wear on the tour?

We recommend dressing warmly and in layers, as the weather in Iceland can change quickly. It's best to be prepared for various conditions, including wind and rain. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots are also recommended, as some of our tours involve walking on uneven terrain. For more detailed recommendations on what to wear in Iceland, check out our blog post.

What is the cancellation policy?

If you need to cancel your tour, please contact us as soon as possible. Cancellations made more than 24 hours before the tour start time will receive a full refund. However, cancellations made less than 24 hours before the tour start time will not be eligible for a refund.

What wildlife can I expect to see on the tour?

Our tours take place in some of Iceland's most beautiful natural areas, providing opportunities to see a variety of wildlife. While we cannot guarantee specific animal sightings, you may have the chance to spot birds, seals, and whales during your tour. Keep your camera ready and your eyes peeled for these incredible creatures.

Is food provided on the tour?

Some of our tours include a meal or snack, while others do not. Please check the tour description for specific details about food provisions. If you have any dietary restrictions or preferences, please let us know when you book your tour, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Do you provide transportation to and from the tour?

Yes, transportation is provided for all of our tours. We offer convenient pick-up and drop-off locations to ensure a seamless experience for our guests. Please refer to the tour description for specific details about transportation arrangements. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us, and our friendly staff will assist you.

Book Your Iceland Whale Watching Adventure Today!

Don't miss out on the opportunity to embark on an unforgettable adventure in the Land of Fire and Ice. Our Iceland Whale Watching Tours offer an up-close encounter with majestic whales, playful dolphins, and adorable Puffins, all against the backdrop of breathtaking scenery.

Whether you choose to combine your whale watching experience with the Golden Circle tour or opt for the Viking Horseback Riding adventure, you're guaranteed an incredible journey through Iceland's natural wonders. Book your tour today and get ready for an unforgettable experience that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.