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Arctic Adventures

#4 of 50 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Reykjavik Features Animals
Reykjavik 104, Iceland
+354 562 7000
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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 to offer the best for our customers to experience in the unique Icelandic nature. We provide tours ranging from exciting River Rafting and Snorkeling in one of the world's clearest waters to Glacier hiking and trekking in some of the most beautiful sceneries Iceland has to offer. Additionally a wide range of other activities is offered to adventurous travelers. Our main office is located in Reykjavik and our two base camps are located close to Geysir and Gullfoss (western Iceland) and in Skaftafell (southeastern Iceland). Go home with a story worth telling!
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Had a terrific time on this tour - everything ran smoothly from hotel pick-up on. The snorkeling really is amazing - I've read some reviews of these type of adventures that make the drysuit sound more complicated than I experienced. The folks from Arctic Adventures...More

Thank Caty B
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear Caty B, I am glad to read your great time at the Black&Blue tour. We are trying to do our best to make everyone feel comfortable. Thank you for writing this review! Kind regards, Jamie

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic experience. Our driver and guide through the lava cave, Saga, was charming and knowledgeable. Snorkeling at Silfra was amazing. The dry suits really do keep you warm in the water, although your lips and hands get wet so be prepared for for that. I...More

Thank Susannah H
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Susannah H, thank you so much for taking the time to write us this review, it's greatly appreciated. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed the experience and had fun! Also for some excellent tips. Hope future participants read about the socks,...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

We booked a 3-day winter tour through Gullfosskafi (from the official Gullfoss website). DO NOT BOOK THROUGH THEM. They took our money and booked our tour without checking availability. It wasn't until we arrived in Reykjavik that Hugo from the Arctic Adventures office called and...More

Thank Sreekar C
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Hi there Sreekar C, so happy to hear about your great experience with our company and our Hugo. He is such a great problem solver. Delighted that everything worked out so well. Kind regards, Ragnheiður.

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic tour! We did the golden circle tour with snorkeling in the Silfra fissure. We got picked up at our hotel at 0930 in a 17 passenger van. We had 15 people total on our tour. Ivar, our guide and driver, kept a fantastic running...More

Thank reggie_fallon
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear reggie_fallon, I´m glad to read your tour went smoothly. Thank you for taking the time to write us this review and give your opinion about the tour. We are delighted to have such great guides like Ivar in our team. Thank you again for...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

And our guide Juan was fabulous for 6 school teachers. One big attribute was his flexibility and adaptability to changing weather, road conditions, etc. You made it memorable, Juan.

Thank kansasrod
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We had to cancel a glacier tour due to flooding. Concern for our safety is nice, as was the prompt refund. Seems like a trustworthy company so thumbs up.More

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Juhgu, we are sorry your excursion got canceled. In the case of bad weather, we have to make decisions and think about the safety of our customers. Delighted you understood the situation. We hope that we can show you the glacier tour one day....More

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We went on the lava caving experience and found it brilliant! Our guide (Vicky) was amazing, full off all the information for the tour but also Iceland and Icelandic things in general! Lots of fun and great to see the inside of the lava tunnels....More

Thank Tom W
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Tom W, Thank you for writing us this review, it means a lot! We are happy to read that you had a wonderful experience discovering the lava cave and enjoyed the stories of our guide Vicky, she is great! We hope you enjoyed and...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

My husband booked the Black & Blue tour, "Caving & Snorkeling in Silfra" about a month before our February trip to Iceland. I was a bit anxious about snorkeling in 34 degree glacier water - but at the same time excited for the experience of...More

Thank Stacey G
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear Stacey G, Thank you for taking the time to write us this review. It is nice to read how you enjoyed your snorkeling tour in Silfra! We are doing our best to make the tours interesting and let our customers enjoy the nature of...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Huge thanks to George, our guide for this fabulous 10 hour trip taking in two amazing waterfalls, one you can walk behind, close enough to touch a glacier, black sand beach and basalt columns and caves. Thoroughly recommend the small group trip, much more sociable...More

Thank Paula P
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Paula P, Thank you so much for writing us this review, it is so lovely to read the experiences of our customers. We are delighted to have such great guides like George in our team. I will make sure that he gets the message....More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

Did the Glacier and Waterfalls tour and definitely got our money's worth. The tour guide George was super-friendly and more than willing to pull over whenever we wanted to take photos. (There were only six people on our tour, which was really cool too, and...More

Thank ryaneye
Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear ryaneye We are glad you had a great time visiting the glaciers and waterfalls! Lovely to read that George made you feel comfortable and shared his stories with you. I will make sure that George get this message, thank you for taking the time...More

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Deborah M
2 July 2017|
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Hi there Deborah, yes we require participants to be able to swim. Hope you can join, Ragnheiður.
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Sarah G
3 April 2017|
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Response from RagnheidurHarp | Property representative |
Hi there Sarah G, This all depends on how the forecast is. The bus has more options of chasing the lights and gaps in the clouds than the boat has. But your very best option is a Super Jeep ride. They can go off track... More
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Jinny K
27 February 2017|
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Hi there Jinny K, thank you for contacting and showing interest. The admission to the Blue lagoon is included in the package (a standard one) and there isn't a time restriction, meaning you can stay as long as you want... More
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