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Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall provided by Arctic Adventures

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Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Important Information
Departure Point
Gullfoss Falls, Iceland
Duration
4–5 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Small-group snowmobiling experience
  • Return transportation from Gulfoss to the snowmobiling base
  • All necessary equipment
  • Safety briefing
  • Thermal glacier suit
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from Reykjavik
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • This tour departs from Gullfoss Café, it does not offer pick up service from any other locations. You will have to meet us at the café no later than your tour departure time
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Please note that if you book odd numbers of participants you must pay a single rider supplement fee locally
  • Please note that all participants that will be driving a snowmobile must have a valid drivers license
  • Operates in cold weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Participants must follow rules and safety guidelines as instructed by the guides
  • Participants must obey local traffic laws
  • Guide to client ratio: 1 guide per 6 sleds
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
38Reviews
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Nikki T wrote a review Mar 2020
Chester, United Kingdom36 contributions20 helpful votes
Fantastic experience not to be missed, pick up was uncomplicated (a little bit of hanging around for people wanting the loo or stuff from the shop), brilliant driver (Steve) took us in the amazing truck to the glacier. We were met by a great team, all equipment included, quick
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Date of experience: March 2020
CJC wrote a review Nov 2019
60 contributions28 helpful votes
We were picked up at Gulfoss in a huge truck (much needed due to the weather conditions) and transported to the glacier. We had a great time - good opportunities to speed up a little for whoever wanted to, but also the opportunity to hang back and go slower if needed. The
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Date of experience: November 2019
Korby wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions
Our family of six (grown children and significant others) had a great time. We'd never snowmobiled before, but the guides were excellent and led us on a fun ride. Even in a slight falling snow, we stayed warm.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall
Responded Nov 3, 2019
Hello SeeTheWorld101010101, We are very happy to hear that you and your family had a great experience. Thank you so much for your review. We are looking forward to your next visit! Best regards, Erika
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Sue W wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution
Our family group of 4 had booked this company for a snowmobile tour for last week. It was booked for our 2nd day in Iceland. When we arrived in Iceland on day 1 we received an email where this company cancelled our tour time of 2:45 pm and moved us to 10:15 am!!! Our whole day
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from Gintare B, Customer Care at Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall
Responded Aug 30, 2019
Dear Sue, Thank you for sharing your experience with this tour. We do appreciate your feedback and we hope to make improvements. We understand that short notice cancellations can cause a lot of disappointment for travelers and we would never make such changes if we could do without them. All paying customers receive a ticket with our contact details - the phone number is there as well. We always do our best to get back to everybody as soon as possible. Of course, a refund is offered in a situation like this, but we cannot control the exchange rate or foreign transaction fees applied by the bank. Please accept our sincere apologies for this frustrating and disappointing experience. We hope you get a chance to enjoy snowmobiling on a glacier sometime in the future. Best Regards, Gintare B.
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Elín A wrote a review Aug 2019
2 contributions2 helpful votes
Me and my boyfriend had a terrible experience with this company. We where going to go snowmobiling with them but we misunderstood the meeting point as there are two meeting points on that particular glacier. We phoned the company as soon as we realised we where at the wrong
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from ElzeVys, Customer Care at Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall
Responded Sep 24, 2019
Dear Valued Traveler, Thank you for taking the time to share this experience with us. We’re very sorry to hear about the situation you’re in. Kindly note we do have a very limited number of passengers per tours and therefore, we have to apply our cancelation policy when it comes to late tour modifications/cancelations. We also state to exact address on the voucher and also provide GPS coordinates for easier navigation around. Therefore, to be able to treat all of our customers with the same rules and guidelines, we are not able to reschedule travelers if they contact us less that our indicated time. Let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with. Best regards, Elze
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Akulasthraxus
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Borrow the extra gear
I did the Glacier Snowmobiling and Ice Cave Tour from Reykjavik and it was wonderful! I was picked up from the bus
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StephanieP978I
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Magical
Fantastic experience with a really lovely but intimate group who all got along very well. The instructor always mad
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GoSetReady
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Time for one tour only? Choose this one.
This tour took place in December 2019 Most likely the best tour I have ever been part of. If there is only one tou
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Shaun186
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Terrible Guide running away leaving the tourists behind
A guided tour like this is when one of the guide leads and the other comes at the end. My friend and I took this to
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Cruiser268673
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Bad customer service
Because of COVID-19, 17. March 2020 I cancelled my booking on 5-28-2020, but till now 11-21-2020 eight month passed
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Guðbjörg E
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I did the Padi Open Water Course with Arctic Adventures and it was simply fantastic! Nick is an excellent teacher w
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Vanderblij
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Great! Simply great..
Took the Sunday diveschool-course with Nick and Halli. Great instructors and nice and calm tempo. Now I have to mov
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szapa11
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Vatnajokull glacier October 2020
I had read this post and it got me a little scared, really. Then I decided to contact Melrakki Adventures and now I
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laurabristol
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Avoid!!!!!!!!!!!
Like so many others here, they have refused to refund my £2000 for trips booked. I cancelled within the required ti
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travellerUK000000
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AVOID WITH A BARGEPOLE. MONEY ROBBING!!
do not book with this money-robbing company. the amount of stress caused is disgusting!!!!! they owe me 1600 pounds
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stella8462
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we lost our money
we had booked one day tour which had been canceled last moment. we ask for refund but they offer a voucher for nex
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ljiljanapav
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very bad
We made a reservation to watch the whales from Dalvik. Their rules said that it could be canceled 24 hours in advan
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ThreeDugongs
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AVOID AT ALL COSTS
I booked a holiday to Iceland and Norway which had to be cancelled due to COVID issues. Despite giving over 60 days
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SoSophie123
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Be aware
We booked with Extreme Iceland a tour for Landmannalaugar and we waited for 30 mintues at the pick up location but
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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