RIB Boat Tours from Ísafjörður
Please note that these tours are not bookable for guests of cruise ships.
RIB-boat Ocean Safari
2 hours sightseeing safari tour from Ísafjörður town which offers a magnificent view over the surrounding landscape from the sea side.
We start with a safety instruction and the distribution of warm overalls and life jackets which you will have to wear onboard. It is important to wear warm footwear and even mittens, it gets cold once out on the sea. This tour will take you into Ísafjarðardjúp, the stunning fjord region just off Ísafjörður. We pass the beautiful bird island Vigur or Snæfjallaströnd (Snow-Mountain-Coast) chances are high that you’ll see different kinds of birds such as puffins flying around and seals and probably even whales swimming across the sailing route. Time for photo shooting is included.
Depending on weather conditions the route differs and will in each case be an unique adventure.
Departure: 1/5 - 30/09 2017
When: daily on request
Tour length: 2 hours
Included: boat tour, overall, life jacket and guidance
Price: 16.900 ISK per person, 11.900 ISK 4-12 years
RIB-Boat Whale and Island Safari
Experience Ísafjarðardjúp bay in all it’s glory. This 4 hour exciting safari tours offers you magnificent views over the landscape from the sea and visit to the island Vigur. This is an experience that's difficult to forget!
We start with a safety instruction and the distribution of warm overalls and life jackets which you will have to wear onboard. It is important to wear warm footwear and even mittens, it gets cold once out on the sea.
Then it’s time to sail into Ísafjarðardjúp, the stunning fjord region just off Ísafjörður. We are heading to the island Vigur which, during the summer, has a large population of puffins, eider ducks and other seabirds. The locals will greet you with warm and light refreshments. You’ll have the chance to walk around the island and enjoy the beautiful landscape that surrounds the island.
When you’ve stayed on the island for a while, it’s time to step on the boat again and do some whale watching. The chances are high that you’ll go close to whales that really like to show off. You might also see puffins and other sea birds having a swim and of course the beautiful landscape.
Don’t forget you camera!
Please note that the sailing route and duration can change due to wheather conditions, each tour is unique.
Season: 01/05- 30/9 2017
Departure: daily, on request
Duration: 4 hours
Included: boat tour, warm overalls, life jacket, guidance and light refreshments in Vigur Island.
Price: 29.900 ISK per person, 19.900 ISK for 4-12 years.