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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice experience. Excellent guides with good transportation. Staff was really friendly and helpful. Great prices.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank santhanaiyer08
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AmbassadorWhaleWatch, Manager at Ambassador Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear santhanaiyer08,

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with future travellers. We're glad you enjoyed your time on board!

All the best,
The Akrueyri Whale Watching team

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Reviewed March 3, 2019

Perfect for whale watching. Wear their overalls to keep warm. Crew knew where we had to go to see whales. I have brilliant photos

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SHEI999
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AmbassadorWhaleWatch, Manager at Ambassador Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Dear SHEI999,

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review our tour. We're happy to hear about your positive experience with our lovely crew!

All the best,
The Akureyri Whale Watching team

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Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Lovely trip out on the water, dolphins swimming alongside us. Unfortunately we didn't see any whales, but I still enjoyed the experience

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jazzybaby1308
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AmbassadorWhaleWatch, Manager at Ambassador Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Dear Jazzybaby1308,

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review our tour. Glad you still enjoyed the experience despite not seeing any whales. Hope you enjoyed the playful dolphins!

All the best,
The Akureyri Whale Watching team

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Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

Great tour with very educated staff. Did seem like a lot of the tour was travel time, but there are beautiful sights to go along with it. We were able to see humpbacks and Minke whales and they were gorgeous..you could tell how respectful and educated the staff were about protecting wildlife, I really appreciated this. The day we went we barely had to leave the “bay” area, so it was very calm. But, the tour guide said sometimes it is rough out so keep Gravol in mind if you choose to go on the trip.
Another addition was the warm floater suits you were provided with which we really loved! Recommend warm footwear (not running shoes). If you get cold there is a nice inside seating area that you can still sit in and enjoy the view. I wore enough clothing I could stay outside and enjoy the wildlife/birdlife.
Hot chocolate is offered with a few.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kassklm
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AmbassadorWhaleWatch, Manager at Ambassador Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Dear kassklm,

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review our tour. We're glad you enjoyed tour time with us.

All the best,
The Akureyri Whale Watching team

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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Very nice tour.. The sheer number of whales you encounter is exciting.. The winter suit provided is warm. Overall, highly recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank krgonline
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Lucky for us the trip was in great sunny weather (although it was chilly of course) showing off the beautiful scenery as we travelled towards the sea in search of whales. We were not disappointed. The boat got us amongst the humpbacks within the first hour. We saw several of them sometimes in pairs and on occasion were very close to them. One actually jumped out of the water putting on a spectacular splash. Several gave a fantastic view of their tails as they deep-dived. Three hours passed in a flash. An unforgettable experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barry H
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