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Go Fishing Iceland

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Hraunbraut 17, Kopavogur 200, Iceland
+354 551 2016
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Great Fly Fishing in Southern Iceland

Our guides Ari and Kris picked us up at our hotel in Reykjavik and we were in the river in about an... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
John L
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Perfect way to spend the day out of Reykavik

All so well organized by Heimir and expertly guided by Ari. A total professional and knowledgable... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
Kip W
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Go Fishing Iceland is a tour operator specializing in professionally guided fishing tours designed for anglers preferring personal service. We offer various kind of guided fishing tours on the pristine and clear rivers and lakes of Iceland. Fishing for salmon, brown trout, arctic char or sea trout. Go Fishing Iceland arrange for permits concerning self guided fishing tours. Variety of fishing permits available in all price categories. Go Fishing Iceland has all the required licenses to operate tourism services in Iceland. Please be welcome to get in touch. We would gladly help you to get the most out of your stay by arranging a fishing tour to remember. Best wishes. Mr.Heimir Bjarnason, Owner, managing director
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Hraunbraut 17, Kopavogur 200, Iceland
+354 551 2016
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Our guides Ari and Kris picked us up at our hotel in Reykjavik and we were in the river in about an hour. Everyone caught Artic Char and we brought a little back to the chef who prepared a special appetizer for happy hour that...More

Thank John L
Reviewed June 13, 2017

All so well organized by Heimir and expertly guided by Ari. A total professional and knowledgable guide. Enjoyed the streams and, of course, he puts you into the fish. We saw others fishing but no one ,except for us, caught any. Thanks to Ari, as...More

Thank Kip W
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We were privileged to have Heimir and Ari guide our family of five - my husband, me and three adult children - on a fly fishing trip to the River Holaa. It was a celebration of my husband's 60th birthday and they made it a...More

Thank eyewinker
Reviewed April 30, 2017

I had booked a trip to Iceland many months ago and wanted to spend a day fly fishing. I have been fly fishing for over 20 years (self taught) and have hired a guide a few times in the past. Best decision I made was...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I made my arrangements to fish with the company owner, Heimir Bjarnason at the end of our two-week vacation to Iceland and it was a highlight of the trip. I fished sea trout on the Varma and Heimir knew the three beats we went to...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

I had two days fishing with Ari, one day sea trout and one day salmon. I hooked up on two good sea trout and three salmon and got one salmon to the net. Ari is a fantastic guide, understands the the rivers and the habits...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2016

Kris and Birkir were great guides. They spent plenty of time helping my kids learn to fly fish. They were very friendly and knowledgeable. We caught many Arctic Char and they are maybe the best eating fish I have ever had.

Thank Samuel S
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We booked two days of fly fishing, one day salmon fishing at Korpa River and one day Arctic Char fishing at Hoola. Our guide Ari was awesome and made the two days unique and unforgettable. For my 13 years old it was his first time...More

1  Thank Dan G
Reviewed July 20, 2016

What a great trip. I booked the River Holaa trip and was not disappointed. My guide Chris was super friendly and helpful. He was patient and helped hone casting techniques as I was out of practice. Once we got things going, I started catching fish....More

1  Thank BrianSaugerties
Reviewed June 26, 2016

My 10 year old son, Elijah, and I went for a day guided fishing trip with Go Fishing Iceland. We had the pleasure of having Ari guide us for the day. I have been fly fishing for about 15 years and my son has been...More

2  Thank jms123123
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August 20, 2017|
Response from Heimir B | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for the enquiry We have a fresh water season from April 1st until October 20th. During the winter months we aren´t offering any kind of fishing trips. Kind regards Heimir Bjarnason - Go Fishing Iceland
July 12, 2017|
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Response from eyewinker | Reviewed this property |
We let them know we would like both spinners and fly rods available which they happily provided - along with instruction on both for those of us who needed it. Just discuss it by email and they will make it happen. Enjoy!
April 20, 2017|
Response from Heimir B | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for the enquiry. For your information we are not offering any boat trips. Kind regards Go Fishing Iceland