Quick info

Tour name: GG8 Whales & Horses

Duration: 5 hours

Age limit: 10 years

Physical rating: Easy

Departure from Hafnarstétt, Húsavík IS

Experience the combination of traditional whale watching (GG1 Whale Watching) and the Icelandic horse.

Explore the countryside close to Húsavík on horseback with the ultimate riders on your side.

The riding trip begins in Saltvík, which is only four minutes by car from Húsavík harbour and can be taken either before or after your whale watching tour.


  • A specialized guide
  • Light refreshments (hot chocolate and an Icelandic traditional twisted donut, kleina)
  • Warm overalls and raincoats if needed during the whale watching tour

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.