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Arctic Adventures

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Arctic Adventures is an Icelandic adventure and activity company. We are a bunch of outdoor and adventure fanatics committed to the mission of mixing business and adventure! With an emphasis on eco tourism and environmentally friendly trips, we want...more
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Vatnagardar 8, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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Reviewed today

We hike in late June. We were unfortunate indeed to have heavy rain and very strong wind making it very difficult. The ride back was a public bus but it was ok. Our guide Matt was really excellent and knowledgeable. He provided a lot of...More

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed today

This hike was amazing. We were very reluctant to go and with good reason, this hike is NOT for the faint of heart. It is physically demanding and scary in some spots (narrow pathways with a LONG sheet of ice next to you...don't lose your...More

Thank Brepsualum
Reviewed yesterday

The places we visited were simply beautiful! Our tour guide Micah was amazing, friendly, and accommodating. We learned more about Iceland from him than the other local tour guides we had. Micah shared his knowledge of Icelandic history, basic vocabulary, and local restaurants and bars...More

Thank James B
Reviewed yesterday

After a difficult travel day from the US and a mediocre tour the day before, our family was eager for a positive experience. We weren't disappointed. From the moment we arrived at the parking lot, Arctic Adventures proved to be a terrific choice. Preparation was...More

Thank Loren G
Reviewed 2 days ago

11/10, so much fun! We asked for the craziest guide and Pramod did not disappoint. Amazing way to spend quality time with your friends. We were 8 and had one boat for ourselves. Cliff jumping was definitely a highlight but we enjoyed the rest as...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The 4-day Laugavegur Trek run by Arctic Adventures is outstanding. I did the trip as a solo traveller (joining a group) at the very end of June/beginning of July (2018) and it was an adventure of a lifetime. Stunning scenery and just the right level...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our guides Martin and Janus were both friendly and knowledgeable. In the morning we were with both as we explored the lava cave. We broke for lunch at a bakery near the bus station (which was good). In the afternoon, Martin took us to the...More

Thank ellenblaydes
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful tour experience and a very good way to see Iceland in a short time frame. It totally exceeded all of our expectations. First a huge shout out to Thor our guide. This guy was incredible, a great driver and very knowledgeable....More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 3 days ago

-4 days of trekking through an incredibly beautiful and constantly changing nature -very well organized -the guide (Yuri) was very competent, kind, supportive, patient, an excellent cook and also lovely company -the huts were primitive as mountain huts tend to be, but two times out...More

Thank An D
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the Glacier Explorer Tour of the Vatnajokull Glacier, departing from Skaftafell. The tour was 5.5 hours and we loved every second of it! It was so incredibly amazing to be walking on a glacier and to actually be able to climb high up...More

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5 July 2018|
Response from Huyen C | Reviewed this property |
Early Sept is when you can see the Northern lights so you have a GREAT chance of seeing it! I would try to make sure the tour includes this in there. I know they offer Northern Light experience. I did not do the long week... More
Mary S
22 June 2018|
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Response from Michelle B |
We did it yesterday. We are fit but I’ll try to help. There are only a few steep climbs which may make you a little breathless. The paths are generally good and easy, only a few sections navigating rock climbs ( up and down... More
Kimberley E
4 June 2018|
Response from aukahkay62 | Reviewed this property |
My trip was the 7-day round island adventure trip. Yes it included the black sand beaches on the south coast.