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$176.72*
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2 hour Round Trip in Vestmannaeyjar on a RIB Boat
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$114.28*
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1-Hour Small Group Sightseeing Boat Tour in Vestmannaeyjar
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Ribsafari offers fun and exciting entertainment in Westman Islands (Vestmannaeyjar). Sailing around the islands in a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) is an experience you won't forget. You can choose from various types of trips - all depending on your interest. We also offer custom made trips all according to your wishes.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (16 reviews)
“hour trip” (6 reviews)
“fun ride” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Basaskersbryggja, Vestmannaeyjar 900, Iceland
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"boat ride"
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"hour trip"
in 6 reviews
"fun ride"
in 6 reviews
"sea caves"
in 10 reviews
"westman islands"
in 17 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 7 reviews
"great trip"
in 6 reviews
"rib boat"
in 3 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 4 reviews
"awesome guide"
in 2 reviews
"rigid inflatable boat"
in 2 reviews
"in laws"
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"local lore"
in 2 reviews
"interesting stories to tell"
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"interesting sites"
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"high speed"
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"fast boat"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I loved the one hour boat tour. I was nervous, I don’t care for boats or water much, but we got lucky with weather and it was a nice smooth day. The guides were awesome. It was very fun, the caves were so neat. The...More

Thank Lindsay B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To start, my seven year old LOVED the two hour tour we took a few days ago. The guide and boat driver were particularly caring and informative... and we did see quite a bit of the Westman Islands, which are beautiful and majestic! Unfortunately, the...More

Thank thehappycouple6
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am quite adventurous, but this boat trip was INSANE! After the fact.. after I gathered my stomach off the floor of the boat, and praising god for keeping me alive, I thought it was amazing. During it, I was scared for my life. You...More

1  Thank Erinrsanta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose to do this tour on a whim and it ended up being the one of the highlights of our whole trip to iceland! The tour is thrilling and adventurous and the tour guide was both hillarious and informative. Such a fun way to...More

1  Thank hmoreau38
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tour guides were informative, funny, and great! It was a beautiful day, boat was a ton of fun, learned a lot, enjoyed every second of it. Also laughed a lot! Want to come back one day.

1  Thank Emily S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended this tour by our local horseback riding guide and we are so glad we did it. Very scenic, edicational and hilarious. We wish we would’ve done the longer tour. Highly recommend.

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1  Thank alexjperrella
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The seas were rough but the pilot and announcer were fantastic. Great views. Definitely recommend doing once

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1  Thank howardntownsend
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ferry was not running that day because of the sea condition. So they came on the main land to pick us up for a tour that last 2,5 h instead of one. The adventure was great. Thank you.

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1  Thank bryan801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Westmann Islands with my classmates and we went on a Ribsafari tour. The tour guide was very informative and also fun. She told us a lot about the islands. The boat ride itself was incredibly fun, we rode very fast on the...More

2  Thank Jóhanna Huld B
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Laila P, Public Relations Manager at Ribsafari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jóhanna Thank you so much for your review and recommendation. We are absolutely thrilled that you and your classmates had such a great with us and incredibly fun. We look forward for seeing you again in Vestmannaeyjar On behalf of the Ribsafari staff

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May 17, 2017|
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Response from Laila P | Property representative |
Sorry for late answer today the USD versus ISK is about 101 - so 11900 ISK is about 118 USD
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Response from HarpaSigm | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what trip you take. Check out their website ribsafari.is We went on an hour tour and the price was 11.900 isk kr for adults and 6.500 isk kr for children.
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