Grimsey Arctic Circle Express

Grimsey Arctic Circle Express

We will be crossing the Arctic Circle in Grimsey and discover the wild bird-and sea life.

Highlights: Grimsey • Birdlife • Scenery • North Iceland

Activities: Bird Watching, Sightseeing Tours in Iceland
  • Available: Jun-Aug
  • Duration: 6-8 hrs
  • Region: North Iceland
  • Level of difficulty: Low
Price per person:
29900 ISK

Tour Description

During this captivating, wraparound adventure you will be swept off to the tiny island’s awe-inspiring uniqueness. The island's inhabitants live courageous and harsh lives, they have throughout the century’s depended on the sea life, especially the fish.

You will meet friendly locals who can tell you countless stories about the hardship of living in such a windswept and secluded spot on the globe.

You will go with the locals to all the secret spots there you will see puffins and possibly whales, book your trip now to find out more!

What’s included

  • Expert whale watching guide
  • Multiple viewing platforms
  • 360° panorama from top deck
  • Commentary through on board sound system
  • Heated indoor cabin with toilet facilities
  • Comfortable cushioned seats & ample space
  • Light snacks, coffee, beer & soft drinks available on board


  • Season: Daily June - August
  • Duration: Approximately 6 and a half hour tour
  • Departure point: Torfunefsbryggja harbour, Akureyri
  • Departure times: 18:00
  • Minimum age: No age limit

Please note

Arrive at the harbour 30 minutes before departure

Additional info

Our staff is well trained and our customers’ wellbeing and safety is our highest priority.

Grimsey Arctic Circle Express - Book here


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