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Phone Number: 8640452
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Booked through grey line. The tour included the glacial hike and the glacial lagoon boat ride. The hike was incredible. Standing on Ice that has been collected for 100s of years... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Booked through grey line. The tour included the glacial hike and the glacial lagoon boat ride. The hike was incredible. Standing on Ice that has been collected for 100s of years is incredible. The lagoon was amazing. Hugh icebergs floating in water. Was lucky enough to spot a seal. A must DO!

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Merrick, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I planned to visit Vatnajokull Glacier but the Tripadvisor reviews of the major tour operators (for example, Glacier Jeeps) were not great. I found a private tour operator, Fallastakkur, which provided my adult son and me with a 3-hour private tour in their Superjeep. This is a very small but friendly tour operator: wife Laufey acts as the guide while... More 

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Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Taking a skidoo on this glacier gives you an unbelievable experience where you are far away from everything, seeing white all around. You must see this glacier before it retreats too much.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This is a general review of our trip in Iceland.It is an incredible place with lots of view points over glaciers, mountains, waterfalls... We've travelled a lot but Iceland is one of our favourite places. There is nothing else like it. We've spent 2 nights in Vik and 2 nights in Hofn, both of them are half way between Vatnajokull... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Went on a glacier hike here. Most fantastic and memorable experiences of my life. We were so fortunate to be with a small group of people, go towards end of day because the tour experience was intimate and more fun. We hikes to a spot where the tour guide can break a piece of ice and made shot glasses so... More 

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

In the absence of a proper place, I am categorizing this review under Vatnajokull. However this is a humble attempt to capture our journey (and dos/donts) from Reykjavik to East Iceland. Though the primary trip was with Iceland Photo tours (Olgeir) I also took some diversions and trips during the process. Time of the Trip: I made this trip in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Went snowmobiling with Glacier Jeeps, fantastic experience.....sun was shining, sky was blue and the experience and scenery we will never forget.

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Forget the "golden circle"..well, see the Geyser if you like, but if you can, travel to see this Glacier park..it is absolutely incredible, in any weather. the black beach covered in Icebergs is like a surreal Dali painting, while just offshore you can see whales swim past, almost close enough to touch. This and the 3 other neighbouring glaciers is... More 

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Bunbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The colours in this glacier are absolutely stunning! We were lucky enough to visit on a gorgeous sunny day in February & it was fantastic to see such an amazing sight! :-)

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Bryan, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Visited on a magnificent sunny day so was very lucky. Regardless, it is well worth the visit as is the coastal region that surrounds it.

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Address: Iceland
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