Quick info

Tour name: GG5 Grímsey Island Adventure

Duration: 6 hours

Age limit: 7 years

Physical rating: Challenging

Departure from Hafnarstétt, Húsavík IS

Get the opportunity to cross the Arctic Circle, see whales and encounter puffins – all in one tour and half day.

Our fast RIBs can take you to Grímsey Island in approximately one hour during good conditions (and the sea is usually very calm in the early mornings).

Upon arrival, you will get a guided tour on the island, including bird watching. Afterwards, to top your stay, you will be served a fully loaded lunch while melting the experience and impressions.

Every passenger gets a certificate after crossing the Arctic Circle. On our way back we do some whale- and puffin watching in Skjálfandi Bay.

Estimated time of arrival in Húsavík is around 15:00.


  • Nice comfortable RIB boat
  • Warm safety overalls
  • Experienced captain and a specialized guide
  • A guided tour and lunch on Grímsey Island
  • A certificate for crossing the Arctic Circle.

What to bring

We highly recommend that passengers bring their own warm and waterproof clothes, footwear and protective bags for cameras, as it can be cold and wet out at sea.