Sailing the Edge of the Arctic

Summer Solstice at the Arctic Circle. Endless days and the magical midnight sun. There is nothing like sailing at the Arctic Circle during Summer Solstice.

Live and sail onboard the award-winning electric sailboat Opal for 3 days and 2 nights. Set sails from Husavik harbour to explore the remote Islands and majestic coastline at the Edge of the Arctic. Our experienced crew will guide you along to discover the hidden treasures and historical settlements of the north. All meals onboard cooked by our very own arctic chef – inspired by local traditions and ingredients.

The journey will be full of exploration and experiences:

  • Learn how to sail a traditional tall ship.
  • Enjoy world-class whale watching along the way.
  • Cross the Arctic Circle in Grímsey Island.
  • Visit the deserted island of Flatey.
  • Swim in the Arctic Sea.
  • Soak in the onboard hot tub!
  • Go on land to explore Viking settlements and abandoned farms.
  • Hike the history in remote valleys.
  • Catch your meal and barbecue onboard.
  • Sail around the majestic bird cliffs of Grímsey.
  • Witness the summer solstice at the Arctic Circle.


19 – 21 June 2020

20 – 22 June 2021

20 – 22 June 2022