Best Puffin Tour in Iceland
Do you want to get up close & personal with the cutest birds on planet earth? In the 1 hour Puffin Express tour you will sail from central Reykjavik in a custom made RIB safari boat, specially designed to get you as close as possible to the small islands, it’s wildlife & the beautiful puffins. No other tour will get you closer to the islands, the birds & the north sea.
To see the incredibly beautiful Puffins is at the Top of the list of things to do for so many Iceland visitors – and we totally understand why! For the highest chance of seeing the puffins and in a fun, quick & easy way, we recommend the Puffin Express boat tour.
The custom made RIB boats are the fastest boats in Reykjavik, designed specially for fast, adventure exploration and will allow us to reach the puffins colonies in only a few minutes and experience the highest quality puffin watching without spending hours on sea.
In the tour, your knowledgable captain & wildlife guide will also teach you interesting facts & tales about the puffins, it’s neighbours & the beautiful area around you.
Adventure RIB safari boat tour
See the Icelandic Puffins up close
Get panoramic views of Reykjavik
See more amazing wildlife (Arctic Terns, gannets, razorbills, skuas and many more!)
Price Adults: 9.900 ISK
Heigh and age limit: Minimum 145 cm & 10 years old
Departures: Every day, see timings for (mid April – mid August)
Duration: 1 hour
Starting time: We have multiple departures to choose from during the day
Bring with you: Dress warmly for the northern ocean, parkas are your friend or bring warm outdoor clothing like a wool or fleece sweater, some warm headgear and gloves. Sturdy shoes are recommended.
** We will supply you with a very warm overall and more gear, as well as having some sweaters to lend.
1st of May to the 31st of May three daily departures a day
1st of June to the 20th of August nine daily departures a day
Location of starting point: The Whale Safari ticket office at Ægisgarður (the Old Reykjavík Harbour). It’s very easy to find!
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All Puffin tours are with a small group to ensure a personal experience.
So, please book in advance when possible since dates tend to get fully booked rather early!
All sea tours and whale watching / wildlife trips are undertaken as the responsibility of its participants. Whale Safari does not assume any responsibility for accidents which are caused by its customers or can be traced to there own actions. Participants sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherit risk that they assume by booking said activity.
Don’t hesitate to drop us a line if you have any questions about the tour