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Arctic Trucks Experience

65 reviews
Reykjavik, Iceland
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About Arctic Trucks Experience
Arctic Trucks has been modifying vehicles for over 25 years, first only in Iceland but now we have operation in over 6 countries and operating tours both in Iceland and in Antarctica. Arctic Trucks Experience offers private super jeep tours in the Icelandic highlands where you do the driving. The vehicles are modified Toyota Hilux and Toyota Land Cruiser on 38“ tires and they are all 2015 and 2016 models. The Arctic Trucks guide will teach you everything you need to know for driving the vehicle in the highlands. You will be a part of the whole trip; deflating the tires, using the shovel and rope, driving on difficult roads and crossing rivers. You will learn what super jeep tours in the Icelandic highlands are all about! The Arctic Trucks guides are all experienced in travelling in the highlands and in tough conditions, many of them have been guiding trips to Antarctica and also work in the Arctic Trucks garage. The tour selection online is just to give you an idea on what we have to offer, the tours are always private so we are very flexible with the itinerary. Usually our trips are a mix of popular sights and the isolated highland roads.
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Experience the best places in Iceland in 38" modified Arctic Trucks - In the tour Eyjafjallajökull and Thorsmork Experience you will experience Iceland's most famous glaciers, glacier rivers, volcanic landscape as well as the breath-taking beauty of Icelandic nature along with great driving on challenging mountain roads in photogenic scenery. The 38“ modified Hilux can take you further than any normal car can and the best thing is - you do all the driving. The guide shows you how best to enjoy the special features of a modified Hilux. What ever the season, this is your chance to experience Iceland first hand.
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Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Away from the tour buses in fact, away from anything that won’t ford rivers and wade through as much as 18” of slush! Asgeir, our guide, took us on a spectacular adventure to places seen typically only in the summer. And, we had the great...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 26, 2019

We met up at ATX facilities in the morning, we had booked 8 cars to go for the unusual golden circle, and unusual it was.. :) Ok, so didn't we have the ultimate photoconditions, "the moneyshot" wasn't captured, but that doesn't ruin the adventure. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019

We took the 2 day trip driving through Fjallabak with an overnight stay in the mountain hut in Landmannalaugar. We went at the beginning of February, the weather was good with clear blue skies and plenty of snow on the ground in the mountains. It...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

EYJAFJALLAJÖKULL & ÞÓRSMÖRK (day trip). Driving this wonderful machine through rivers and up steep hills, which we were doubtful would be possible. We had a guide with us and he told us where it was safe to drive and answered every question. A different and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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atexperience, Manager at Arctic Trucks Experience, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Dear Charlotte, Thank you very much for your nice review. This means a lot to us. We hope to see you again. All the best from the ATX team!

Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

One of the most amazing driving experiences ever. We did this trip bone dry, with no snow in May unfortunately I now need to come all the way back to try it covered in snow. The truck is amazing (I want one) it goes up...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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atexperience, General Manager at Arctic Trucks Experience, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear 414AC, Thank you for your awesome review. We are very glad and proud to read it, in fact it up on our wall right now for our whole team to enjoy. We can also make a truck for you, that is a part of...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018

Awesome 2 day driving experience in Arctic Truck's Hilux AT38. They have taken a very capable truck and somehow made it even better. Absolute professionalism by the team in arranging every detail of the tour. My guide (Arnar) was not only a great ambassador for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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atexperience, Manager at Arctic Trucks Experience, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear Faiek, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We were very proud and humble after reading it. We agree with you regarding Arnar, he is a true professional. Please let us know if you plan to visit Iceland again. All the best from...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

A day me and my son will never forget. Playing in an At38 HiLux and having a blast! Learned new skills, got some great experiences, and the Glacier experience and off-road driving really capped it off. Joi was a great guide who really knows his...More

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atexperience, Manager at Arctic Trucks Experience, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear Pat, Thank you very much for your review. Jói has received your review and sends you his best regards. He is a part of our Antarctica team this season, he will be returning back to Iceland in January 2019. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

This is a great tour if you have the chance to do it, the ultimate hi-lux and when snowmobiling got to go inside an ice cave on the Langjökull glacier, we enjoyed the experience so much that we are considering going back next summer time...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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atexperience, Manager at Arctic Trucks Experience, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear Garry, Thank you very much for your nice review. It would be amazing to have another adventure with you. Please let us know if you are planning to return. We are proud to have Gummi as a member of our team. He is also...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

My family's experience with Arctic Trucks was nothing short of phenomenal. After a week in Iceland, this remains our favorite activity. I knew I wanted to do a day trip with Arctic Trucks Experience but I wasn't exactly sure how to shoehorn it into my...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

This company is so cool. I booked the Ice Cave not realizing that the customer does ALLL the driving. I am an adrenaline junkie and gravitate to thrilling adventures. After I got over the shock of seeing the guide in the passenger seats, I grabbed...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Yes, no problem for elderly to do this tour in November. It is a private tour with a guide in a good vehicle.
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