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Mercury Grail

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Mercury Grail is small company located in heart of Icelandic capital, Reykjavik. Company was established 2008 by Andres Zoran Ivanovic original from Slovenia, living in Iceland in since 1988. Our experience is rich of services for different types of...more
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Hjalmholti 8, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 862 4200
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderful tour and well worth your money. The tour guide Andres was fantastic and very knowledgeable. He kept in touch all through our trip to make sure that we don't waste our time and money to go out and not be able...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Tina, Thank you to be part of Mercury Grail that night. When possible I do similar or same as for you and if we haven't any chances to see lights, then is better not go than take some money in name of hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Seeing the Northern Lights is a definite bucket list item and Andres from Mercury Grail was amazing. He knew exactly where to go to see this amazing natural phenomenon. Not only that, he was as excited to see the lights as we were! He took...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, David for this review. I am always excited to see lights except when they are weak behind clouds. You were outstanding too and I would like to be with all of you four in some other season of the year. Tour can’t be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I’m not one that writes reviews. Not that good with words, but the service we received from Andres warrants a raving review. My husband and I are early 60’s with our daughter early 30’s. We are not experienced world travelers but Andres treated us like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this review. I really enjoyed being with you on your day tour and night day later. Treating haven't been like royalty as I am simply aware some people come to Iceland only once per a life, others returning often. It is expensive...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the most memorable excursions our family has been on. From initial concact to day after follow up we experienced top notch customer service. It was our first visit to Iceland and wanted to make sure we maximized our visit. My multiple...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sikiu, Thank you to be my guest. It wasn´t difficult to make tour for you since we were long time on any kind of communication and I figured out what kind of travelers you are what you aspect, what you like and what you don´t...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Andres did an incredible drive avoiding the spots where many tour buses congregate. He found quiet, empty spots and took some incredible photos of the northern lights. He has a super cute lab that added to the experience, let him know if you want the...More

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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Myranda. I am always sorry when some travelers can´t see lights. For that night I was extremely happy to get that light. I am sorry for other person who can´t come and go with us. It is destiny and that´s how it was decide before...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really cannot say enough nice things about Andres and the amazing human being that he is. My wife and I originally booked Andres for a tour/transfer from the airport to Hotel Rangá, making stops along the way. Before we even met in person, he...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review John and J. :) I really have a good time with you any single kilometers. Simple people can easy find interesting things in nature, so it is not heavy for me to do even more. I am very glad you...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

1st visit to Iceland for our family of 5 - 2 adults, 1 senior and 2 children (4yrs and 8mo). Andres picked us up at our accommodation doorstep in a van that fit us all comfortably. He was punctual and accommodating. He came with 2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you Mel for your review. I really enjoyed day with you. Easy going and pation family as you are surprised me a lot, but true, baby char fitting is out of my knowledge since it has been long time since my kids has been...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

My family and I organised a private Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon full day tour from Reykjavik with Andres in August 2018. He was wonderful from the moment we started planning. From the first moment we contacted Andres via email from Australia he was very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for this review Michael. Yes, tour was as described, since I know how important is not to be rushed, not count up minutes, and I myself don´t saving gasoline, so some turn left or right is allowed. Iceland must stay memorable for all...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We originally booked this tour for a Thursday cause the weather looked clear. That changed after our first day here and we were able to work with our guide and he was able to take us out two day earlier! I know it’s always hit...More

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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Jake. Sometimes I must switch days due to weather conditions, and you included other travelers that night have just been on that kind of day switched night tour. I am happy to do that proposal moment for you since it can follow you life long....More

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend booking with Andres and Mercury Grail. My fiancé and I wanted to make sure we saw the Northern Lights on our trip and we were not disappointed. Andres was immediately responsive to email questions before I even booked and this left no...More

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AndresZIvanovic, Owner at Mercury Grail, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for this review. You really was unlucky with lights and I wanted to do better since I know, distance between your home and Iceland isn´t just like behind corner. But it won´t happened on way I want to show you sky. But world...More

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July 24, 2016|
Response from AndresZIvanovic | Property representative |
Dear, We can not include prices due to some business reason, so in that case customer should pay up to 25% higher price. But when booking this trip, than we contacting each and one customer with advice when in what time... More