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Seal watching

Seal watching is a fascinating experience and there is no better place to see these beautiful animals than where they are most at home i.e. in their natural habitat. Seals are naturally curious creatures and therefore, with a good camera, it should be relatively easy to get some excellent pictures of them in their proper environment. Seal watching is an experience that is long remembered, and certainly gives one a new perspective on life and nature. The Icelandic Seal Center at Hvammstangi offers an educational exhibition on seals, and gives information to people seal watching in the Vatnsnes peninsula.

Sellátur is the Icelandic name given to an area by the sea which is the breeding ground for seals and these are to be found wherever seal colonies have settled. The breeding grounds are usually close to the tidemark and seals can be seen lying on the beach or splashing around in the sea at high tide. In each colony, there can be as few as one or two animals or as many as several hundred. Vatnsnes and Melrakkaslétta are the best places in the north to study these creatures

Nonni Travel
Nonni Travel is fully licensed travel agency and tour operator, owned and managed by locals in the beautiful north of Iceland. Nonni Travel has been operating since 1989 and offers tours in Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands for both individuals and groups.  We at Nonni Travel truly believe that those three countries are the most awesome places to be! Each country itself promises a unique experience and unforgettable memories. Each of them is completely different, each of them carries their own unique signature and spirit but they all stand for their breathtaking natural beauty, their pureness and authenticity and their fascinating Nordic cultural heritage and lifestyle. Over the past 30 years Nonni Travel has built a reputation for reliability and personal service. The guides and lecturers are carefully selected individuals with a good language standard and knowledge of history, culture, geography, geology and natural history. Nonni Travel aims to encourage the travel of foreign and Icelandic visitors to the region and can assist other agencies with clients wishing to travel to Iceland, Faroe Islands and Greenland. Through Nonni Travel you can book day tours, activities all over Iceland, package tours, tailor made tours, multi day tours, self drive packages and private guided tours. Nonni Travel is a one-stop shop for all your needs. Our mission & serviceWe want our clients to experience the spirit of the Arctic that we love so much and show them what we believe are Europe’s best hidden secrets. We want our customers to enjoy themselves, to be able to connect with the beauty of our destinations and go home with this certain glow in their eyes and a lot of good memories. We provide services in Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands based on our extensive experience and networks in these countries We offer an awesome selection of tours – both standard and tailor-made & private – for indidvidual travellers, groups and cruiseship visitors all designed by ourselves or carefully selected from chosen partners We are in love with creating self-drive packages of any kind – from adventurous to slow travel We design unforgettable group experiences both guided and private We organize conferences and events (Our newest project we are totally proud of: We organize the Myvatn Marathon 2020!) We offer reliable ship handling & cruise service See also the company web site www.nonnitravel.is for further information on tours  
Sealwatching
Sealwatching in Hvammstangi in the northwest of Iceland, only 197 KM's from Reykjavík.   The company was established in 2010. Sealwatching is a new experience in Icelandic tourism and we have just the right concept , service and boat for your clients. We offer boat trips from Hvammstangi around Miðfjörður and Húnaflói, giving you the opportunity to watch seals,birds and sometimes whales in their natural environment. Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes Our season : May 15th till September 30thBoat : beautifully restored and preserved old fishing vessel called Brimill. Boat capacity: 30 pax Daily departures : 10:00, 13:00, 16:00 Included : Hot chocolate, home baked cinnamon buns and Icelandic traditional „ástarpungar“ On board we provide poncho‘s from 66°North Prices are commissionable and we would love to hear from you and send you an agreement. Tailor made tours available upon request. Special group prices for 10 people or more. Bookings can be made in our homepage, by phone : +354 852 0645 +354 897 9900 or via email:  info@sealwatching.is or selasigling@simnet.is.  Please visit our homepage for more information www.sealwatching.is or send us an email if you have any questions. We look forward to receivingyour bookings and welcoming your clients to Hvammstangi

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North Wind Melavegur 6 530 Hvammstangi 893-4378
Brekkulækur Brekkulækur 531 Hvammstangi 451-2938