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Inspiration Iceland

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Knarraberg, Akureyri 601, Iceland
+354 865 9429
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Yoga Retreat + Dog Scootering

It was the most beautiful week of my life. An incredible experience in a beautiful setting with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
p0psickles
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Miege, Switzerland
Best day in Iceland

My boyfriend and I had the best time on our dog sledding excursion with Inspiration Iceland... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
laurelmgilbert
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Looking for an authentic, inspirational and refreshing day tour, dog sledding tour, a wellbeing & adventure or yoga week? We guide you to the hidden Pearls of the North, exquisite, unique, individual experiences for you, not the crowd. In English, German, French & Italian. Warmly welcome to Akureyri, the pure North of Iceland.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Knarraberg, Akureyri 601, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the most beautiful week of my life. An incredible experience in a beautiful setting with genius people. I can only recommend to participate in one of Inspiration Iceland's activities. For Yoga and/or for an excursion with huskies. Just amazing

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had the best time on our dog sledding excursion with Inspiration Iceland. Mushing is so fun and the dogs are so sweet, and Andreas was a perfect guide. We were lucky enough to be the only two people that had booked...More

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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

The authentic dogsledding where you steer your own sledge (mushing) is an experience second to none. One is completly immersed in the moment synchronised with the rhythm of nature and the huskies performing their very best to please you. The huskies have a great momentum...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Our group of nine including children ages seven through twelve thoroughly enjoyed our time with Andreas and Weronika. We spent the morning with their beautiful dogs in the snowy landscape, and the afternoon at the spa and yoga retreat, including time for massages, a soak,...More

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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

The authentic dogsledding where you steer your own sledge (mushing) is an experience second to none. One is completly immersed in the moment synchronised with the rhythm of nature and the huskies performing their very best to please you. The huskies have a great momentum...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Andreas and Ulrica were our hosts for a seven day yoga retreat sponsored by our local yoga studio. Our itinerary included yoga at their wonderful studio every morning. While it is hard to find any uninviting views in Iceland, but the view from the studio...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

My 2 daughters and I booked the dog sledding tour with Inspiration Iceland and it was an unforgettable experience. We were picked up from our hotel (Pearl of the North, also owned by the company and a fantastic place at that!) in a Jeep with...More

Thank Fran C
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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We appreciate your feedback - and inaugarating a new husky into the team is an aspicious moment! We are proud to offer as the only company in Icleand dogsledding where you steer/mush your own husky team from the starting line to the finishing line. We...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

I found it really exhilarating to actually do the mushing. It was great being in a small group and we were given a lot of help and support along the way. It's a great way to commune with the Nth Icelandic nature. Andreas is an...More

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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

The authentic dogsledding where you steer your own sledge (mushing) is an experience second to none. One is completly immersed in the moment synchronised with the rhythm of nature and the huskies performing their very best to please you. The huskies have a great momentum...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great fun, this is a must do if you are visiting Akureyri. The organisers are really helpful and well organised, and the dogs are lovely!More

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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

It was our great pleasure to welcome you on 1st Jan! Beautiful snow fall and the most wonderful way to start the New Year. We are conducting our husky tours from beginning of November to the end of April on snow since we are located...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We joined Andreas, Anna and the huskys for a thrilling adventure in Akureyri. From start to finish it was absolutely amazing! The dogs are super friendly, small group of just 3 of us, totally personal treatment! Got to ride for about 30 mins each. Awesome...More

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Andreas B, Owner at Inspiration Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Mushing your own team is an intoxicating experience and one is immersed in eternity, time vanishes and many of our cutomers can sense a feeling of untiy. We are offering different trails in the area of Akureyri in order to make sure the huskies have...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

What a wonderful day we had! Our wonderful tour started off with dogsledding. Well organized, well explained, and the actual sledding was fun in a beautiful setting. On to the Lake Myvatn area to see all the fabulous sites with relaxation in the nature baths....More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

This retreat was advertised as yoga and hiking in Iceland, but turned out to be the adventure of a lifetime! Yes the apartments were nice, food delicious, travel exciting and the countryside beautiful, all 5 star indeed. But my take away was finding self-love, building...More

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Jeanne B
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Response from Icey52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I saw an ad at the Cultural Centre where there is a tourist information service with lots of brochures. I think they initially rang for me and then I did it all by email. There was no problem in organising it. Have... More
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Kate2905
22 January 2018|
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Response from Andreas B | Property representative |
we are unfortunately fully booked on 17th Feb. I have availability on 15th, 16th. kind regards andreas
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22 August 2017|
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Response from Andreas B | Property representative |
Hi Ian, warm welcome from North Iceland! Many thanks for your interest in Inspiration Iceland. We have availability for the dogsledding on the 1st or 2nd of December. The pick up for the tour is at 10:30AM and it costs... More
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