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Amazing! Highlight of Our Time in Iceland! Highly Recommend!

On July 5th my husband and I and two adult kids took the Super Truck tour and Glacier walk combo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fltraveler100
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florida
Glacier hike: Must do, a fantastic experience!

If you are in the Vík area, you have to take the glacier walk with Mountain Excursion. Jóhann is an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mbjornson
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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| ., Vik 871, Iceland
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+354 897 7737
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On July 5th my husband and I and two adult kids took the Super Truck tour and Glacier walk combo with Johann. The whole day was simply amazing. First off Mountain Excursions is a small local business...no huge tour bus or groups of tourists on...More

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MountainExcursion, Owner at Mountain Excursion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this review. I´m glad you can feel my passion for my local area, it is just so Magical, shaped by Fire and Ice and of course the power of water and extreme weather systems, It can be almost evil at times and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the Vík area, you have to take the glacier walk with Mountain Excursion. Jóhann is an extremely personable and knowledgeable guide. He shared his knowledge of the glacier and volcanos but also about Iceland in general. This was the highlight of...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We did this tour with Ingo on April 2 and we enjoyed every minute of it. He was great, knowledgeable, funny and accommodating (not everybody in the group spoke English and we had to translate to them). Walking there in a small group really makes...More

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MountainExcursion, Owner at Mountain Excursion, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the tour so much, and thank you for translating for us :) Regards Johann

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Johann is very friendly, experienced and a really adventurous explorer! We stayed in his very cozy Volcano Hotel right outside of VIK for a few nights and he took us out to a very mountainous area with a massive glacier in the middle. We climbed...More

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MountainExcursion, Owner at Mountain Excursion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thanks for your review. Glad to hear your had such a nice time, both on my Hotel and on the tour. Hope to see you soon again for new adventures :) Johann

Reviewed 11 November 2017

Our family of 5 (with 3 kids aged 8-14) did the glacier tour with Johann and it was easily the highlight of our trip to Iceland. From beginning to end, Johann was fantastic -- from answering my many questions before the trip to taking such...More

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MountainExcursion, Owner at Mountain Excursion, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for taking your time to review our tour. I also had a really nice time with your lovely family :) I´m glad to hear you vote our Glacier walk tour as your highlight in your visit to Iceland. Everyone booking a tour with...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

My glacier walk and ice climb with Mountain Excursion was the highlight of my time in Iceland and perhaps life experiences so far! Johann is an amazing guide! He truly loves what he does and enjoys sharing the beauty of his homeland. He was very...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We booked both tours from mountain excursion and we enjoyed them a lot. Our guide Ingo is funny and knows everything about Iceland. He really took good care of us and we also thank God for the beautiful weather. Volcano hotel is also worth of...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We wanted to go ice climbing but wanted to go in the morning in order to get to our next hotel in a timely manner. So so happy I found Johann through trip advisor and he met our expectations and went beyond!!!! We are a...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Our glacier hike with Johann was amazing! He was very responsive ahead of our trip, responding to several questions about logistics and payment promptly via email. On the day of our hike, he arrived punctually. The hike itself was incredible! He is very knowledgeable about...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We only found out about this company when we booked a room at the Volcano Hotel and realised they ran their own tour company also. Excellent trip onto the glacier, just our guide, my wife and I. A little scary at first, but by the...More

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Deborah D
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Response from MountainExcursion | Property representative |
Hi ! Thank you for your request. I hope you are talking about March 2019 not 2018. It should be no problem to take you out on a Ice climbing tour in March. Please send me e-mail on johann@volcanohotel.is to book this... More
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Response from lolli30 | Reviewed this property |
The Mountain Excursion SuperJeep tour we took was 23000 ISK per person. There were 6 of us in the SuperJeep with Johann who was an excellent guide. It isn't necessary to stay in the Volcano Hotel, although we did, but the... More
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