Upon arriving at the harbor around 13:00, we suggest taking a leisurely stroll and savoring the beauty of this remarkable area in the nation’s capital.
Your afternoon continues with a one-hour puffin-watching expedition aboard our traditional Icelandic oak boat, offering a close encounter with these charismatic birds. But that’s not all—venture into the realm of Icelandic folklore as you ride with Eldhestar, where elves are believed to shape the land. Witness magical places like the Alfakví cleft and an ancient sheep house, both steeped in intriguing stories. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience the famous Icelandic horse gait, the tölt, along scenic paths. Your adventure concludes with a delightful light lunch at Hotel Eldhestar.
When arriving at the harbour (around 13:00) we recommend strolling around and enjoying this wonderful area of the nation’s capital. Your Puffin Express tour sails at 14:00. After arriving at the harbor, we recommend taking a leisurely stroll to soak in the beauty of this unique section of the capital. With over 20 years of expertise, Special Tours is your trusted guide for puffin watching in Iceland. Our specially designed boat, Old Skúli, whisks you to the puffin island in just 15 minutes, where you’ll learn captivating tales and fun facts about these remarkable birds. As an added bonus, we’re thrilled to introduce the Special Tours Iceland App, available in five languages (English, German, French, Spanish, and simplified Chinese) for Android and Apple devices. This app offers an immersive audio-guided wildlife adventure during your tour, providing a truly enriching experience.