Trip reference number: 2866

Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide

Orcas & Northern Lights

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Enjoy an exciting four nights on the stunning Snaefellsnes Peninsula watching orca by day and the northern lights by night.

Wildlife and nature are an integral part of any holiday to Iceland, whose rugged beauty is complemented by excellent bird watching and opportunities to watch whales. From a base in the countryside, set amidst lava fields and within sight of the distinctive glacier-topped volcano of Snaefellsjokull, you head out on boat trips for close up encounters with large groups of orca that frequent the bay of Grundarfjordur.

This small group tour of up to 16 participants is accompanied by knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides – and is operated between January and March.

Typical itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Arrive Keflavik, transfer to Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  2. Day 2: Whale-watching by boat
  3. Day 3: Full day tour of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula
  4. Day 4: Whale watching excursion by boat & visit to village of Stykkisholmur
  5. Day 5: Transfer to Keflavik airport & depart

Please note: This group tour is operated in conjunction with our friends at Discover the World. This itinerary is based around the times of the afternoon Icelandair flight between London Heathrow and Keflavik (flights are not included in the cost of your holiday however we will be happy to arrange these for you, please ask your sales consultant for further details).

  • Available*: Feb to Mar
  • Group size: 16
  • Price excluding international flights: From £1,170 pp
  • Included in the price/package:
    • 4 nights accommodation
    • Breakfast daily
    • Welcome dinner
    • Transfers
    • Guided activities
  • Activities available:
    • Boat trip


This is a group trip with fixed departure dates. Please refer to our website for further information.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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