Iceland's Weird and Wonderful Animals

Iceland's Weird and Wonderful Animals

Iceland is a must-visit destination for any wildlife-lover, boasting a rich and varied range of beautiful animals living in and around the island.

Whale-watching opportunities are vast, with everything from minke, pilot, sperm, fin and humpback whales, to the breathtaking blue whale offering unforgettable photo opportunities.

Bird-lovers, meanwhile, won't be disappointed with over 300 species - including the amazing sea eagle - waiting to be spotted.

Keen horsemen and women will fall in love with the distinctive-looking Icelandic horses and, if you're really lucky, you might even spot Iceland's only native land mammal: the striking Arctic fox.

Meet all the weird and wonderful locals below...

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