Whale Watching Tour and Rafting Adventure from Reykjavík

On this combination tour you'll go whalewatching on a boat from Reykjavik harbor and river rafting in Hvita river.

Among whales you may see are white-beaked dolphins, minke whales, harbor porposes, humpback whales and killer whales (orcas). Various seabirds can be sighted, such as puffins, gannets, guillemots, cormorants, kittiwakes and arctic terns. 

Next you'll head for Drumbo base camp, to prepare for a rafting journey through Hvita river. On this journey you'll be passing through an impressive canyon and surging rapids with towering waves splashing around you. We recommend swimming in the river and you'll have the opportunity to dive from a cliff. You'll be able to relax in a sauna and/or hot tub afterwards and enjoy a BBQ dinner, all included in the tour price. Canoing is also available for an extra 2000 kronur per person.

For this tour, please bring a warm sweater (no cotton) with you, along with abathing suit, a towel and change of clothing.

Show up at Reykjavik harbour. Depatures are at 9:00. Hotel pickups are available for 1000 kr. extra per person.

Join this tour for the fascinating wildlife of Faxafloi bay and a thrilling rafting adventure on Hvita river!

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: May. - Sep.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Activities: Rafting, Whale Watching, Boat Trip
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 10 years old
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: South Iceland, Hvítá river
Pickup information:
  • Starting time : 08:00

Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.

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Guests/Clients are advised that all outdoor activities are undertaken entirely at their own risk and they must behave in a fit and proper manner at all times in accordance with Arctic Adventures or their partners guidelines and must take proper responsibility for their own safety. All adventure tours and activities carry an inherent risk and Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. With the purchase of your trip you agree to these conditions, understand its implications and accept responsibility for your participation in your tour. Depending on your chosen trip you may be requested by Arctic Adventures or its partners to sign an additional liability release on location prior to certain excursions. 

Cancellation policy:
You can cancel your day trip with out further costs with one weeks notice. You can cancel your multi day adventure or trek with out further costs with two weeks notice. Depending on your trip you may be able to get partly refunded for your trip down to 48 hours before your trip. But less then 48 hours before your trip no refunds are made. If you are booking a group then the final number of participants given 48 hours before the trip is undertaken is the number of participants you will have to pay for and hence no refunds are made for cancellations made less then 48 hours before a trip. 

Guide to Iceland cancellation policy:

Guide to Iceland charges a flat fee of 5000 ISK of each customer for online cancellations. 

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