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Whales of Iceland: Tours & Tickets

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Whales of Iceland is largest whale exhibition in Europe, located in Reykjavík's harbour area. The exhibition features life-size models of 23 whale species that have been seen in Icelandic waters, as well as man-made skeletons of select whales. There...more
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Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
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Fiskislod 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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It was an excellent exhibit highly recommend before going whale watching. Learning about the whales before going out and seeing them added to the experience.
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Response from WhalesofIceland, Front Office Manager at Whales of Iceland
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Blaine, Thank you for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed your visit to our exhibition before heading out on a whale watching tour. It's a great way to learn even more information about the species you encounter in Faxaflói Bay :) We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Iceland, and thank you again! Kind regards, Whales of Iceland
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Had a really interesting afternoon here. The models are full size and beautifully done. There is also a really interesting film well worth watching.
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Response from WhalesofIceland, Front Office Manager at Whales of Iceland
Responded 5 days ago
Dear Claire, Thank you for the review! We're glad that you enjoyed your visit to the exhibition and were able to watch our newest film, Sonic Sea. We hope that you enjoyed your stay in Iceland, and thank you again! Kind regards, Whales of Iceland
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It's a very interestiing exhibition that you should give enough time to really experience it thouroghly.
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Response from WhalesofIceland, Front Office Manager at Whales of Iceland
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Fredrik, Thank you for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed your visit to the exibition. We hope that you enjoyed your stay in Iceland, and thank you again! Kind regards, Whales of Iceland
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I had a great time walking around the exhibit and listening to the audio guide. I wish the exhibit was a little larger or more interactive, but overall a good value for the price!!
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Response from WhalesofIceland, Front Office Manager at Whales of Iceland
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for leaving us a review! We're glad that you enjoyed our audio guide and your time at the exhibition :) We hope that you enjoyed your stay in Iceland, and thank you again! Kind regards, Whales of Iceland
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If you like whales, make sure you visit this gem. Centrally located in the old harbor, Whales of Iceland offers life-size models of many breeds of whale. We spent a really fun hour wandering around taking pics with the whales then chilled out watching the video in the finn whale
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Response from WhalesofIceland, Front Office Manager at Whales of Iceland
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit, and we will pass the compliments along to our staff. The Fin Whale Room is a new addition for us this year and we're glad you were able to watch Sonic Sea during your visit! We hope that you enjoyed your stay in Iceland, and thank you again. Kind regards, Whales of Iceland
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