Whale Watching from Hjalteyri
Only a short 15 minute drive from Akureyri, Hjalteyri is conveniently located for whale watching on the west bank of Eyjafjörður.
The old herring meal and oil processing factory was the largest of its kind in Iceland. The factory shut down in 1966 and now hosts various activities.
Enjoy the scenic surroundings of Hjalteyri and experience the aura of old times.
Hjalteyri is a well kept secret in the heart of North Iceland. In Akureyri, tickets are available at Saga Travel on Kaupvangsstræti 4 (www.sagatravel.is) and also sold at the harbour in Hjalteyri.
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What is included
Warm 66° North overalls Raincoats, hats, gloves and blankets
Hot chocolate and cinnamon buns
Tour starts at the harbour in Hjalteyri