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Arctic Rafting

274 reviews
Reykjavik, Iceland
About Arctic Rafting
Adventures.com is a global travel company that specializes in authentic journeys to the world’s most memorable places. Established in 1983 as a humble river rafting company in Iceland, we grew to become one of the leading guides and operators in the Northern Hemisphere. We offer everything from brief weekend getaways to intensive multi-day trips. From lava caves to glacier hikes, winter expeditions and summer treks, there are literally hundreds of tours to suit each travel style and preference. The majority of our customers are leisure travelers, looking to escape the humdrum of the every day and immerse themselves in our wild landscapes.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The rapids were only class II+, but the trip was still really fun. If you've rafted before then I suggest volunteering for the front to make it more fun since the rapids are small. There's a part where the guides let you cliff jump. They...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is not clear in the booking, but each snowmobile there is a two-up so expect to ride with someone. I rode with my wife which was nice and cozy, but her view wasn't the best. I did let her drive some, but I weigh...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank timothy m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite fun. While in Iceland hiked two different terminal glaciers, saw a terminal glacier lagoon with icebergs from a zodic, and finally was able to snowmobile on the ice cap. Fun & interesting experience. The guides were great. Safe, fun & exciting. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank chrismY3310UA
Reviewed June 13, 2019

We opted for the rafting which ended with a lamb BBQ and beer tasting. Our guides were riot and their attitudes were infectious. We had a great time!! We did not take that many pictures as we were so focused on enjoying our time... The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TreYvonne
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Me and my cousin did this trip as it’s something we have never done before. We was soo glad we did it was on a high after the trip we always talk about how amazing it was. The staff was very helpful polite and always...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MarissaS108
Laurasabonyte, Customer Service at Arctic Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Dear MarissaS108, Thank you for your kind review. It is very pleasant to hear that you've had a great experience with us :) We'd be more than happy to welcome you on another adventure with us! Best regards, Laura S.

Reviewed May 26, 2019

I was VERY worried before I did this trip as I am an incredibly weak swimmer and on their site, it says you have to be able to swim. I was nervous at the start, but when we got going it was great fun! Each...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank HonestReflections
Reviewed April 24, 2019

My wife and I did a double sled glacier and ice cave tour. It was our first time outside of the states and it was a lot of fun! We would definitely do it again! Our tour guide Ron was great!More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ty1281
Laurasabonyte, Customer Service at Arctic Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2019

Dear Ty1281, Thank you for a lovely review. It is so nice to hear that you have nice impressions being first time outside the States. We are happy you chose Iceland as your first country! Will make sure to pass your kind words to Ron...More

Reviewed January 23, 2019

My partner and I had an amazing experience with Arctic Adventures and their Snowmobile tour. It was really well organised, Arni picked us up from Reykjavik and took us to the camps where we got changed into our suits and also to meet the rest...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank emilyrosed97
KotrynaDovgialaite, Customer Support at Arctic Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Dear emilyrosed97, Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we appreciate you taking the time to review your experience with us. We are glad to hear that you were happy with our tour and our knowledgeable guide! There is no better way to see...More

Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Booked the Golden Circle, Snowmobiling & Northern Lights. We were driven around in a Mercedes super jeep which was great!! Arnie (apologies if I have your name wrong) and Tara were our guides for the day. Both were extremely friendly and welcoming! Due to weather...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KVD27
KotrynaDovgialaite, Customer Support at Arctic Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Hi KVD27, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed your adventures with us! You've been a part of the best snowmobiling tour that we can provide to our customers - the...More

Reviewed December 18, 2018

Brilliant trip, started off with three other great stops on the way including the national park, Geysir and Gullfoss, snowmobiling topped it all off! great experience and 100% recommended!More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank katie219
KotrynaDovgialaite, Customer Support at Arctic Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Dear katie219, Thank you very much for this review, it made us very happy to receive it :) Snowmobiling on top of a glacier, surrounded only by mountains and snow, is certainly something that's hard to forget! Thank you for recommending our tour. If you...More

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