Otherworldly colours and calmness
There in no risk of getting bored in Húsavík with the several activities available. Whale Watching, of course, but also much much more.
Húsavík and its near surroundings offer a uniquely wide variety of attractions, both natural and cultural. Do not miss a single one!
The North East of Iceland surely is a quiet and relaxing area, but it gets easily spiced up thanks to a few exciting events, for sportsmen or for the whole family, happening every year.
The whale watching season of 2016 got to a great start this morning when North Sailing‘s “Náttfari”, sailed out of the harbour with about 35 passengers. The weather was ideal for a good day in the Skjálfandi bay as you should see on the following pictures. The passengers were from several countries including Germany, USA an Malaysia. Read more
Today is a great day for Húsavík. The blue whale project which has been in a long process ever since a blue whale drifted to the beach in Skagi in 2010 finally came to an end today when the Whale Museum opened after 6 months of constructions. Húsavík is now one of only ten places in the world that have a skeleton of the largest animal in the world. Read more
Beginning in May 2016 Húsavík Walking Tours will offer a guided tours around Húsavík’s midtown attractions. The tours will operate twice a day, in the morning and in the afternoon. The aim of the tours is to be informative in historical and cultural sense. During the walk the guide will show the visitors Húsavik’s best known tourist attractions and also inform them about some local tales and fun facts. The tour should be a great way as a starting point in one’s trip to Húsavik.