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Help protect whales in Iceland

Help protect whales in Iceland

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Food and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Meet Sigursteinn and Marvin, two of the most knowledgeable and charismatic whale experts in Reykjavik! We are here to make your experience unique, as you learn about both the history and modern culture of whales off the coast of Iceland. Together with the impact of our global organization, the insight of local partners who protect our shores, and the inspiration of Iceland’s whale watch operators,…
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About The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)

IFAW's vision is a world where animals and people thrive together. With offices in 15 countries and projects in more than 40 countries, we rescue individual animals, safeguard populations, preserve habitat, and advocate for a better future. IceWhale is a non-profit organisation; its aim is to be a platform for Icelandic companies offering whale-watching tours and whale education.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW). .

What we’ll do

"Meet Us Don’t Eat Us" means busting the myth that whale meat is an Icelandic tradition, and opting instead to see and experience the true mystical beauty of these creatures alive. Since 2011, more than 500 participants like you have been crucial in encouraging responsible tourism by helping to inform fellow visitors about the importance of not eating whale meat, and therefore saving the lives of…

What else you should know

Due to the nature of the experience, a basic level of English is recommended. Participants are expected to sign a volunteer form which will be sent to them after signing up for the experience.

What I’ll provide

Food
Early Lunch Whale friendly lunch at Röst Harbour Bistro in the Old Harbour. Vegan and vegetarian options available.
Equipment
All campaigning materials

What to bring

Suitable clothing and sturdy footwear for a day outside

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Where you'll be

IFAW, IceWhale and the Whales of Iceland exhibition have partnered together to provide an inclusive educational and peer-to-peer campaigning experience that highlights and promotes whale conservation in Iceland. We will be bringing you to the Whales of Iceland Museum, Röst Bistro, the Old Harbour and downtown Reykjavik. You CAN and WILL make a difference!

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Tue, Jul 23    From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
$49 per person
10 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Due to the nature of the experience, a basic level of English is recommended. Participants are expected to sign a volunteer form which will be sent to them after signing up for the experience.
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Help protect whales in Iceland
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From $49/person
20 reviews
From $49/person