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Unique Opportunity to Hike like the locals

I come from Santa Monica, CA, where there are many, many beautiful hikes that only the locals know... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
MaryJohanna1966
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Santa Monica, California
An Exceptional Experience - 10/10

Obbi has created something special with SagaVista. When I look back on my trip last month, I keep... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Brandon A
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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SagaVista offers exclusive hikes in small groups to volcano trails near Iceland’s capital. We’ll share tales of vikings and volcanoes along the way. We’ll even send you a fully edited professional drone video of your hike. Our goal is to create your...more
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I come from Santa Monica, CA, where there are many, many beautiful hikes that only the locals know of. Hiking with SagaVista provided that intimate, very local experience, to me and my 10-yr old daughter. We were picked up right outside our Reykjavík accommodation and...More

1  Thank MaryJohanna1966
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

So glad to hear you enjoyed the hike with your daughter and the drone video! The Crater Canyon hike to Mount Burfell really is a special place. See you next time in Iceland!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Obbi has created something special with SagaVista. When I look back on my trip last month, I keep reminiscing on the beauty of Mount Esja on our short and perfect morning half-day hike with Obi. It was a first class experience filled with laughs, stories,...More

1  Thank Brandon A
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

So glad to hear you guys had a great time - so did I! Mount Esja is really a beautiful hike and one of my favorites. Looking forward to seeing you both on your next Iceland adventure!

Reviewed 29 June 2017

We simply cannot say enough good things about our experience with Sagavista. Thor was an excellent and companionable guide on our hike along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Everything was professional and exactly as advertised. The views on our hike were incredible. It was like being on...More

1  Thank lucyncharlotte
SagaVista, Owner at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks so much for the feedback and kind words. Glad to hear that you felt like you were on a different planet - that's exactly what I wanted you guys to feel during the hike!

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Obbi and his wife and brother at Sagavista made sure I had an outstanding, personal experience on my day hike with them. With drone in tow we walked through the volcanic wonderland within a short distance of Reykjavik and we were the only hikers to...More

1  Thank Jess S
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thanks so much for the feedback and kind words. The Mid-Atlandic Ridge hike up to Stapatindar is beautiful! Glad you enjoyed the drone video and photos!

Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had an absolutely amazing hike on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge! Obbi, our host, was personable, knowledgeable and fantastic to talk with. Not only did we have a beautiful hike along the lava fields, but he also gave us an amazing amount of geological, historical and...More

1  Thank Thetweedswede
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thanks for the feedback! We had such fun hiking with your group! Glad you enjoyed the trail and the video! Hope to see you again on your next trip to Iceland!

Reviewed 28 May 2017

We booked SagaVista for a guided hike on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge based on the recommendation of a friend. The group i traveled with were not big tourbus folks, so using SagaVista was definitely the way to go. They specialize in small groups, leading them to...More

1  Thank asburton63
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks for your feedback! Glad to hear you appreciated the small group feel of our hikes. We had so much fun and the fact that we met no one on the ridge on our hike was awesome - it's actually pretty normal to not see...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing hike up the volcano Helgafell in the evening. Our trip started at 6, which i can definitely recommend. Hiking in the evening is really nice. My friend and i had a guide just for us two. While hiking we met no...More

1  Thank lisasiimon
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback! I'm glad you appreciated the fact we didn't see any tourists on the hike :-). The drone footage really did look great - glad you could share the memories with family and friends!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Awesome hike on a volcano in Iceland with SagaVisa! Our guide's name was Obbi and I highly recommend any of the treks he organizes for something truly unique and special. We picked this 6km trek that my 5 year old could handle with ease, but...More

1  Thank SeeTheWorld111
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback! It was so cool to see your 5 year old do the entire trek by herself. Glad you enjoyed the experience and the drone video!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

My dad and I decided to take a guided hike with SagaVista yesterday and it was such a great experience that we plan on doing another hike with them when we return to Reykjavik in a few days. We hiked the Mid-Atlantic Ridge with Obbi...More

1  Thank Kaline M
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback Kaline! It was so much fun hiking with you and your dad. Glad to hear you enjoyed the drone video, sandwiches, chocolate and post-hike beer :-) Can't wait to take you guys on another hike in a few days!

Reviewed 10 May 2017

I took a guided hike with SagaVista, our guide was Ósvaldur and he took me and my group up Helgafell, which is only a couple minutes outside of Hafnafjörður. The hike was a great experience with an amazing view. Ósvaldur had a lot of very...More

1  Thank Sigurður H
SagaVista, Guest Relations Manager at SagaVista, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback - we had a great time too! So glad to hear you enjoyed the drone video. See you next time!

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