We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 09:00 - 15:00
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Tours from Viking Rafting - Day Trips tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
135
All photos (135)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good1%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“east river”(55 reviews)
“waffles”(38 reviews)
“safety kayakers”(19 reviews)
About
We are the newest face of north Iceland's original rafting company, now 100% owned and operated by the same guides that take you down the river everyday! Our passion for paddling is stronger than ever, as is our commitment to providing the most fun...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 15:00
See all hours
Contact
Hafnarstraeti 98 | Akureyri Backpackers, Akureyri 600, Iceland
Website
+354 823 8300
Ways to Experience Viking Rafting - Day Trips
from US$146.90
More Info
from US$253.50
More Info
Reviews (550)
Filter reviews
476 results
Traveller rating
470
4
1
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
470
4
1
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewseast riverwafflessafety kayakerscliff jumpingbase campwhite waterhot chocolatethese guysbeautiful canyonclass rapidsadrenaline rushgreen roomeast tourinternational teamalways felt saferaft guidegreat fun
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 476 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Rafting with this company was amazing, this was my first rafting experience and I felt completely safe and taken care off. The guides were really considerate of disabilities and injuries and Steve, one of the guides constantly asked if I was fine, and if my...More

Thank Lakshmi j
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing rafting adventure on glacier river in beautiful canyon with friendly and allways smiling people and well experienced guides which are able to make you feel happy and safe as a small child in mother's arms. It was the best adrenaline trip ever. Moreover there...More

Thank LucieKra
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everything about this operation is first-class. Coffee and hot chocolate when you check in... ordering dinner for after rafting is a must! Food was better than most we had all over the country and for only 2500 ISK per person? Local beer on tap? Incredible....More

Thank awielar
Reviewed 4 days ago

I just came from a rafting trip with these guy's this morning and it was amazing! we went down a super cool glacial wild river with loads of rapids and breathtaking rocky formations. The guides were super knowledgable and took really good care of us....More

Thank Dave V
Reviewed 5 days ago

I vent there with three friends, I had tried the vest river but never the east. And that was the adrenaline rush I was looking for, the staff was professional and fun, and I felt safe along the whole way. We had really enjoyable day...More

Thank Birgir F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing day of rafting!! Our guide Jordan was the best! The whole organization was very well run from the time we arrived, until we left. The guides were all great with the whole group. I would definitely recommend this as a must do!

Thank jennsboys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I chose this trip as part of our honeymoon adventure in Iceland after reading some great reviews! We have each rafted several other rivers before in various countries, and this one was by far the best! Viking rafting was very professional and...More

Thank Chelsie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd never tried river rafting before, but it was an absolutely amazing experience and I can only recommend a visit at Viking Rafting. The staff is super friendly and incredibly professional. Felt safe and informed all the way through the tour.

Thank Lasse B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience and nice staff- truely international! The rafting was really fun and safe. You could either have the option to be more adventurous and flip the boat or swim in the water, or more relaxed and stay in the boat. The photographer was great...More

Thank Lexi5798
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant! The day before they called to ask if I still wanted to go as they had no other bookings. I did - so I got a personalised trip - me rafting with the three guides, two kayakers for safety, photographer, driver - couldn't have...More

Thank timiceland
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Philipjay
10 February 2017|
Answer
Response from Anup G | Property representative |
Hi Philip, It will be no problem to join the Family rafting trip on either day. We run one trip a day on each river (we operate in two different rivers). Family trip departs at 15:00 every day. I have pasted a link below... More
0
Votes
EleanorWestLinnOR
7 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ilovecoleslaw | Reviewed this property |
Not an answer, but...I would call or email Viking direct. They (locals) would have the best list of options. I would book sooner than later. Vacant rooms can be hard to find. Instead of "choosing" a hotel you'll be searching... More
1
Vote
ClevedonKiwi
15 November 2015|
Answer
Response from CUoutside | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Thanks for getting in touch. Can I ask you to send me an email to info@vikingrafting . com with the date of your arrival, number of potential rafters, and the type of trip you're interested in (family rafting or... More
0
Votes