Boat, whale and puffin adventure in the Westfjords

Boat, whale and puffin adventure in the Westfjords

This boat tour at Ísafjarðardjúp fjord is unique. Here you get a rare opportunity to experience nature of from the sea and get a spectacular view of the mountains and all the small fjords embracing this larger fjord or bay. Ísafjarðardjúp offers you breathtaking scenery in addition to great history, and rich with wildlife like seabirds, whales, and seals. Here you can observe the animals in their natural habitat.

Westfjords boat tour in Iceland

A comfortable sailing to view the wildlife and scenery

Sailing to the areas where wildlife is plentiful can take up to an hour. On the way, our guide and crew will educate you on the history of the bay and make you feel like home on the old but newly refurbished and comfortable fishing boat Ölver.
On board, you have free WIFI, and a small café inside the heated saloon were you can buy light refreshments. On the upper deck, you can enjoy the fresh air and the beautiful scenery of one of Iceland’s most remote areas. The life at sea can be cold, even in the middle of the summer. There for we recommend to all our customers bring warm clothing, hats, mittens and water and wind tight jackets.


The tour operator, Amazing Westfjords, reserves the rights to cancel a tour if less than six passengers have booked a ticket, 10 hours before departure. If this occurs, all tickets sold on the tour in question will be fully refunded.

Boat tour in Westfjords Ísafjörður town

Safety percussion disclaimer

As always your safety and comfort are our primary matter, and accordingly, we reserve the right to chance the schedule and cancels tours if the weather conditions change. Please note that this can happen with short notice. In case this happens, we will contact you with the information you provide during the booking process and arrange a new date or fully refund the tickets you bought for the canceled tour.

Tour location : 

  • West fjords

Starting place / town : 

  • Ísafjörður

Tour : 

  • Boat tours


Approximately 4 hours

What to bring: 

Warm clothes, a camera, and some snacks for the ride like a sandwich and water.

Pick up time at preferred location: 

09:00 in the morning