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The Traveling Viking

Akureyri, Iceland
+354 896 3569
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Lake Myvatn Game of Thrones

Excellent tour and brilliant, informative guide. Great day out. Hoping to go to Detifoss but the... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2017
Reading, United Kingdom
via mobile

Too many tourists, overflowing and poorly organized by those who try to attract trawellers to these... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2017
B. K
Reykjavik, Iceland
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The Traveling Viking is a family run tour company in Akureyri.We focus on high quality tours around Iceland with focus on the North. Our Game of Thrones tour is the original one, chosen by the producers of GoT.
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Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour and brilliant, informative guide. Great day out. Hoping to go to Detifoss but the road was closed. Shame. Thanks very much Traveling Viking. Really lovely day out. Unis and Christine Shaikh

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Reviewed March 20, 2017

Too many tourists, overflowing and poorly organized by those who try to attract trawellers to these places they do not get 2 points, tourists are actually ruining very delicate surroundings and still we do not dislike them but this overflow is not good for this...More

1  Thank B. K
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Topline: They didn't respond to emails or phone calls. They charged my credit card for booking my ice fishing trip. They did not let me know that they had canceled all ice fishing trips for the month of February until I called them while we...More

3  Thank KristiniP
Reviewed February 6, 2017

We booked for the Game of Thrones Tour whilst in Akureyri for 3 days. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and we enjoyed not just her GoT stories but also her own personal stories about Iceland in general. The places of interest included in this...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2017

Thank you travelling Viking! I took part in the GOT tour and northern lights tour. The GOT tour was informative, lots of lovely viewpoints. I enjoyed hearing about other movies and series which were filmed in the area. The stop off at the thermal pool...More

1  Thank sadie o
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Jon was the best guide ever! He shared so much knowledge about the filming of game of thrones in iceland. We visited the sites where they filmed Jon first meeting Mance Rayder, Sam running through a blizzard and being grabbed by a whitewalker, the cave...More

1  Thank 905kaylah
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This was a great all day tour from Akureyri. Lilji relayed many esoteric nuggets of information that we wouldn't have gotten on our own. Such as her father blowing up a waterfall during the coldest winter, and what constitutes a forest in Iceland. Although our...More

1  Thank SydinDC
Reviewed November 25, 2016

I took the GOT, with Myriam if I am not mistaken, she was such a great tour guide! I would highly recommend TTV

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Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Akureyri just as the first storm of the year did. There was significant snowfall the night before our Lake Myvatn Tour and we were concerned that the tour would not go. It did, however, even though there were only two of us...More

1  Thank tellana1
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Christian was an amazing tour guide. He took us on the Game of Thrones tour but really it was an all encompassing Icelandic extravaganza. The nature, the culture, the food, and the film history was fascinating and thorough. We learned so much, saw familiar scenes...More

1  Thank scouthammond
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February 4, 2017|
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Response from ZafirahRed | Reviewed this property |
I emailed them for a refund once and they got back to me on the same day. The private tour guy by the name of Stefan is really friendly.
Mike G
December 3, 2015|
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Response from Jondinn | Property representative |
Hello Mike Our tours are from Akureyri 45 min flight north from Reykjavik, but we do offer free hotel/airport pickup in Akureyri.
Ben D
August 16, 2015|
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Response from Jondinn | Property representative |
Hello Ben, welcome No there shouldn't be anything you need to worry about on the tour. See you soon :)