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Thursday, January 28, 2021

PHD RESEARCH IN HÚSAVÍK ON HUMPBACK ENTANGLEMENT

Marine research is a very important part for the whales, wildlife and the world's oceans. Charla Basran, a marine biologist from Canada, is currently completing her PhD. research project in Húsavík, analysing humpback entanglement in fishing gears.

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2020

Happy New Year to all our friends around the world. A new year has begun with new exciting opportunities as we celebrate our 20th year in offering wildlife experiences. But before leaving last year behind, we would like to take a quick look back at our highlights of 2020. It certainly was a very special and challenging year for the whole world.

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

HAPPY HOLIDAYS 2020

We send our warmest holiday greetings to you all! Best regards from the team of Gentle Giants

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

CHRISTMAS ATMOSHPERE IN HÚSAVÍK

December has arrived and Christmas is around the corner. Our boats have been decorated with the annual lights. The boats look great and it certainly gives a nice Christmas atmosphere to Húsavík harbour and brightens up this darkest period of the year.

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

WINTER IN HÚSAVÍK

"Húsavík always looks beautiful. No matter the season. I love it here", says our captain and guide Daniel González from Spain, who is spending his first winter in Húsavík. There have been wonderful winter days recently with cold temperatures, snowfall and sunshine.

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Friday, November 6, 2020

GIFT CARDS – GIVE A MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE

We have just released new gift card options where you can buy gift cards for all occasions and even with a discount. Surprise your near and dear ones with a gift card for a whale watching tour from Húsavík – the Whale Capital of Iceland.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

ONLINE BOOKINGS OPEN FOR 2021 – BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE

Is Iceland on your bucket list once the situation gets better? We are happy to tell you that we are open for bookings for 2021. Book your whale watching adventure from Húsavík by a local family company with a long history in Skjálfandi Bay.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

SUCCESSFUL SEA ANGLING IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITIONS

Even though our season has officially ended for scheduled tours this year, we are still always ready to try to accommodate any private requests. This morning our captain Sverrir took a small group of Mexicans out for a private sea angling tour on board Aþena.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

END OF SEASON 2020

Earlier than usual, our whale watching season has come to an end today, 30th of September. We'd like to thank all our passengers for having joined our tours throughout the last months, but also our crew on land and on the boats for making the tours possible.

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