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Address: Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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+354 562 7000
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Arctic Adventures is an Icelandic adventure and activity company. We are a...

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).

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Bucket list: bluest glacier hike-check!

This was a bucket list item checked-off. We originally booked this tour for the ice cave experience. In our minds, we would hike up to the entrance, walk into the cave to take... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
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Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was a bucket list item checked-off. We originally booked this tour for the ice cave experience. In our minds, we would hike up to the entrance, walk into the cave to take beautiful pictures and get back onto the bus. Instead, Dave our tour guide brought us up into the mountains, trekking through both snow and the most beautiful... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear daisyphresh, wow I just got goosebumps reading through your review. This description is just perfect! We are delighted to know how much you enjoyed your experience with us and how much you loved the time on the glacier. This sound like the perfect Iceland trip and we feel so blessed to have been a part of it. Hope to... More 

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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

We did the Blue Ice tour with pick up in the Reykjavik. For the most part the tour was amazing. I was happy with the equipment we rented (good quality, reasonable price). The best part was the amazing guides (Swan and Fiva). They were knowledgeable, funny, and kept everyone safe. The only issue we ran into is that I felt... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear Monica S, thank you for taking the time to write us this beautiful review. So happy that you enjoyed the tour so much. Sorry about the planning issues, we will look into ways to improve. Thank for an excellent pointer there. Kind regards, Ragnheiður. More 

Conway, South Carolina
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our tour was all the more interesting and fun because of the tour guide we had. Gilly really made our trip fun and interesting telling us all sorts of interesting facts and tidbits and had a great sense of humor. He was well organized and very efficient. The stops along the Golden Circle was so beautiful and simply amazing. It's... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear loganoc, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this beautiful review. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your experience with us so much and all the stops along the Golden Circle. Gilli is such an amazing guide, really has love for what he does and we couldn't be happier to have him... More 

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

What an amazing experience hiking the glacier and getting to do some ice climbing too! So beautiful up there, our guides Fifi and Swan were great, very knowledgeable about the glacier! Definitely something you need to do with people who have experience on the glacier and arctic adventures has top notch guides! Everything was super smooth and I even accidentally... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear dawn I, thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review. We feel so lucky that our job is to show people around our beautiful country and to have such amazing guide on our team to do so. We are so happy that you are happy with all parts of our services and hope we... More 

Burke, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great adventure, excellent staff made us feel safe and comfortable. Snowmobiles were all new, so no problems with Equipment. Dress warm, but they will provide all outwear required for the trip. Our driver picked us promptly at the hotel and made sure we saw all the sights on the way to and from Gulfoll, where you pickup additional customers for... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear Mark22015, thank you for taking the time to write us this review. It means a lot. We are so happy to see that you enjoyed the tour so much. Snowmobiling is so much for but the tour actually starts from the point we pick you up and we are so happy that you felt that way. All the best,... More 

Sayville, New York
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I visited Iceland for a week.Our small group tour (full day) of the golden circle was great with our charming and informative guide Hamid (spelling probably bad). All of the breathtaking, scenic stops including our last stop at the secret lagoon were made better because of the slower pace afforded our group. At each stop we were... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear sayjohn6, so happy to see that you enjoyed your experience with us so much. We put great focus on keeping our groups smaller so we can enjoy each stop better and make adjustments to each group at a time. So happy that you felt this so well. Hope to show you more of Iceland one day, Ragnheiður. More 

Union City, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My friend and I were only spending 6 full days in Iceland and so we decided to book the 5 day winter package. Let me first off start with saying the customer service is amazing!! We ended up booking separately and didn't realize until a week we were flying in that both our itineraries were different. As soon as I... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear ShaoPao21, wow, thank you oh so much for leaving us this beautiful review. It brings us so much joy to know how much you enjoyed all your excursions with us and that everything went smoothly :) Loved going through your photos they are just beautiful and filled with so much happiness. We hope to show you more of Iceland... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Out of all the tours we booked in Iceland, this was the one I was most excited for. Getting to see the sites of the Golden Circle AND snorkel in the Silfra fissure? There was just so much potential packed into one day. And, yes, the waterfall was cool. And the geyser was cool. And the snorkeling was THE BOMB....... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear laurenh83, thank you so much for writing us this review. We greatly appreciate getting all feedback possible as we are always looking for ways to improve. We are so sorry that your expectations weren't met. Our guides sit through courses to educate and learn all sorts of important information to be able to share on tours and this kind... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

March 2017. Most extraordinary place on earth, totally stunning scenery and all with a very ethereal quality in the snow. Mika was the best tour guide EVER, our group of 12 had the most fantastic day, singing our hearts out on the long journeys between geysers, natural heated lagoons and waterfalls, always with those beautiful mountains in the background.

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear Twoo400, So happy to see how much you enjoyed your Golden Circle tour with us, thank you so much for sharing it with us it means a lot. Mika is such a great guide and we feel so lucky to have him on our team. I'll be sure to share this with him. Arctic Adventures's hopes to show you... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great experience! I had to try this if only for the bragging rights. It takes longer to get all the gear on than it does to actually snorkel but thank goodness for that gear! You are outside in the elements while getting ready so be prepared - I am glad I wore my warm undergarments under my clothes. You wear... More 

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Ragnheidur H, Director of Social Media at Arctic Adventures, responded to this review

Dear Jannkay, So happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us so much and thank you for the detailed description of the gear. This is really important and we are happy that you felt it kept you warm and safe :) Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. Hope to show you more... More 

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