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Snaeland Travel

164 reviews
Reykjavik, Iceland
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About Snaeland Travel
We are Snæland Travel, a family operated tour operator with over 70 years local expertise and know-how in Iceland. Our aim is always to send our guests home telling stories how Iceland was the experience of a lifetime, a true fairytale.
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The Prime Golden Circle
$62.76 per adult
Overview
If it's your first time in Iceland and you want to see the top sites, this guided tour from Reykjavik lets you skip the hassle of driving. Your guide takes you to the three elements of the Golden Circle, Iceland's most popular tourist route. At Thingvellir National Park explore a canyon that sits between the European and American continents; see the geyser Strokker shoot hot water into the air at Geysir, then continue to Gullfoss to see the huge waterfall plunge 105 feet (32 meters) below.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly on time and we had the same driver both ways, which was nice. Really friendly driver who gave us plenty of local information without being over the top. Good sense of humour so made the 45 min trip very pleasant indeed. Plenty of room...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy you enjoyed our service and hope we can welcome you back in Iceland some time. Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked shuttle service from the Enterprise Car Rental to our apartment in Reykjavik and then the return from the apartment to the Aurora Star Hotel. Everyone was so helpful at Snaeland Travel via email prior to me ever leaving the US. very professional. The...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you enjoyed the services and hope to welcome you back in Iceland some day. Best regards

Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

We ordered a private airport shuttle for our first time visit to Iceland. Not only was our driver accommodating but was super informative. This service is out of this world. We were super comfortable and the ride was so wonderful. Vidir Kristjannsson was our driver...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Dear Sunnileo, We are very happy to read that you were so happy with our services. We will forward your kind words to Viðir. Best regards

Reviewed May 5, 2019

A great day on a Superjeep ramble with the best driver/guide ever - Rally Palli! It was a pleasure to spend this day with a person who in a short file felt more like a friend than a driver who's just doing his job. Not...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

Hello Lina, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you did not only have a good day, but rather the best day with Palli. I will forward your compliments to him and we hope to welcome you back in Iceland...More

Reviewed May 2, 2019

Snaeland Travel took care of our groupe of 30 people during our 4 Days in Iceland from the transfer, city tour, blue lagoon, Golden circle and the finishing transfer.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2019

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad that our services were able to satisfy you. Best regards

Reviewed March 28, 2019

We used this company to do a couple of trip, one being the Golden circle tour. the coach picked us up right outside our hotel which was very handy. the trip was a full day but the weather was appalling which didnt help and sadly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2019

Hello Karen, Thank you for your review. Best regards

Reviewed March 23, 2019

Skip the large buses and book a private tour. It was about $600 us dollars and the tour lasted about 8-9 hours. Our guide was Christian who was just great! He was born and raised in Iceland so had a lot of great information to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the kind words. We will forward your compliments to Christian. Best regards

Reviewed March 17, 2019

Very helpful Guides and Drivers . always on time . Lots of local knowledge and not boring . Plenty of time at each of the 4 excursions we went on and recommend the company to others .

Date of experience: March 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2019

Hello Gasman, Thank you for the review. We are happy you enjoyed our services. Best regards

Reviewed March 7, 2019

We had tours and transfers as part of tui with this bus company and they were excellent very comfy clean bus , excellent drivers and tour guides

Date of experience: March 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2019

Hello, Thank you for the review. Best regards

Reviewed March 1, 2019

Day two picked up and taken around the golden circle tour. Gulfoss was frozen so quite spectacular, also everywhere was covered in thick snow. Not the best photo's due to timing and shade. Good access, glad I wore my gripons. Toilets- charge for access. No...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Carlos P, Public Relations Manager at Snaeland Travel, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Hello Alison, Thank you for the long and detailed review. We are glad you enjoyed the tour and hope you can come back in summer to see more in Iceland. Best regards

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Response from Carlos P | Property representative |
Hello, The time spent there is about 2 hours, We recommend good shoes and wind and waterproof outer layer. Best regards
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Artrellw
July 12, 2017|
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Thank you for your request There is a 45 min drive from KEF airport to Reykjavik and we recommend you to spend your time in Reykjavik city center as there are numerus numbers of nice hotels and restaurants there. You will... More
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