Iceland: Whale Watching and Scenic Iceland
Whale Watching in Iceland offers you the chance to see the magnificent creatures of the deep
What Makes Me Mighty Fine
- Action-packed, four day, summer Icelandic taster holiday, featuring a whale watching tour in search of Orca and Minke Whales and visits to see The Golden Circle and the Blue Lagoon
- Sample a cutting edge, eight course dinner at the much-acclaimed Kopar Restaurant
- Explore Reykjavik on a guided city tour
- Take an optional excursion to the only place in the world where you can step inside a magma chamber
Witness natural beauty and stunning wildlife on this spectacular short break in Reykjavik, which is the northernmost capital of the world. The highlight of the holiday is an extraordinary Whale Watching in Iceland tour, which will take you on an incredible journey over rolling waves and sparkling seas in search of Orca Whales, dolphins and Minke Whales.
The awe-inspiring landscape of Iceland is also home to a stunning collection of natural phenomena including thunderous waterfalls, erupting hot springs and the world famous Blue Lagoon. Travel between May and September and you can even choose to venture inside a volcano! Thrinukahigur is the only place in the world where it's possible to go inside a magma chamber. Speak to one of our travel advisers to book this incredible trip during your Whale Watching in Iceland Holiday. You can find out more about the range of optional activities on offer here.
Looking for a longer break and the chance to visit Husavik in northern Iceland? Check out our nine day Country Life tour.
For a little extra guidance on whale watching adventures, just take a look at our Whale Watching Holiday Ideas and let us help you find the break that suits! To find your perfect break in Iceland, check out our Icelandic Holiday Ideas or call our helpful travel team on 0333 800 2033.
Day 1 - Depart UK
Arrive in Iceland and head to your hotel in the vibrant city of Reykjavik where your Whale Watching Iceland holiday begins. In Iceland’s capital city you will find a wide range of restaurants, nightclubs and discos. You will enjoy dinner at the Kopar Restaurant where you'll sample a wide range of traditional Icelandic food during this incredible adventure meal.Meals included:Dinner
Day 2 - Your Whale Watching in Iceland Tour
Wake in the morning and enjoy breakfast before embarking on a two and a half hour Reykjavik city tour. During the tour you will see the world’s oldest parliament, the striking contemporary Hallgrímskirkja church, the lake in the centre of the city which is inhabited by a variety of wildlife and some simply stunning architecture.
In the afternoon you will go on an incredible Whale Watching Iceland tour, where you may see magnificent Orca Whales, inquisitive Minke Whales and playful dolphins. This thrilling wildlife safari will provide plenty of opportunity to capture incredible wildlife photographs - so don’t forget to take your camera!
This evening, we visit the famous Blue Lagoon. Travel through lava fields to this magnificent feature and relax in its incredible geothermal water. The rejuvenating clear waters of the lagoon are unusually rich in minerals and offer a unique Icelandic discovery.Meals included:Breakfast
Day 3 - Golden Circle Tour
After breakfast you will go on a Golden Circle tour which includes many of Iceland’s highlights, including the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall, erupting Geysir hot springs and the breathtakingly beautiful Þingvellir National Park, which is where the world’s oldest parliament was founded. This region is home to an unrivalled range of geological wonders, offering the ultimate natural discovery on our Whale Watching in Iceland tour.Meals included:Breakfast
Day 4 - Departure
After breakfast your holiday concludes. Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK, full of memories of your time Whale Watching in Iceland. Which was your favourite attraction? The amazing whale watching tour, the breathtaking Golden Circle or the relaxing Blue Lagoon? There are simply so many to choose from!Meals included:Breakfast
- Return international flights from London Gatwick (details of regional departures on request)
- Three nights' accommodation in a local standard hotel (upgrade details on request)
- Unescorted airport transfers
- The following activities and excursions, as per the itinerary:
- Reykjavík city tour
- Whale watching excursion
- Visit to the Blue Lagoon
- Golden Circle tour
- Icelandic adventure meal at the Kopar Restaurant
- Meals as per the itinerary
- Travel Insurance (this can, however, be arranged for you. Simply speak to our travel team for a competitive quote for comprehensive cover)
Please call our friendly advisors on 0333 800 2033 for pricing on this holiday.