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Family Rafting Day Trip from Hafgrímsstaðir: Grade 2 White Water Rafting on the West Glacial River provided by Viking Rafting

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Family Rafting Day Trip from Hafgrímsstaðir: Grade 2 White Water Rafting on the West Glacial River

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2 adults
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Duration
3h 30m
Inclusions
  • All necessary rafting equipment: drysuit, PFD, helmet, booties, gloves
  • Qualified, professional rafting guides and safety kayakers
  • Transportation between rafting base and the river
  • Riverside refreshments (hot drinks)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Transportation to rafting base from Akureyri/Reykjavik
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age: 6
  • Recommended items to bring with you: Thermal underwear/base layers, warm fleece top/wool sweater, fleece pants/extra long johns, thick wool socks/hiking socks (at least 1 pair), change of clothes for after the river, any necessary medications (asthma inhalers, etc.), waterproof camera (optional)
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Severine Marie wrote a review Jun 2020
Reykjavik2 contributions1 helpful vote
It has been the BEST decision we have taken for our family after all these long and hard months of Covid-19!! We decided to have a fresh traveling experience in wild and now empty Iceland, as we drove to Akureyri we saw the sign “Viking Rafting”, well... We wanted a real viking
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Guide783088 wrote a review Sep 2019
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This was my and my 11 year old nephews first rafting trip. It was the highlight of our Iceland trip. As soon as we pulled up we were greeted by one of the guides Ryan, he was extremely nice and welcoming and made my nephew feel comfortable. Everyone there was super helpful and
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Date of experience: August 2019
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princetonites wrote a review Aug 2019
Princeton, New Jersey6 contributions3 helpful votes
All around excellent experience. Our whole family loved the trip, including our 14 year old son and 11 year old daughter. River was just fast enough to be exciting, not too fast to feel dangerous. Dramatic scenery. Our guiding team was very well organized. Liz helped us suit up.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Beth M wrote a review Aug 2019
Delray Beach, Florida24 contributions2 helpful votes
We had an amazing time rafting down the Glacier River! The team was brilliant in making sure that everyone had a fantastic time while keeping a watchful eye on our large group which ranged in age from 10 years old to over 50. Justin was the guide for our boat and we all had a
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Svenja wrote a review Aug 2019
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We had a great and fun time. The whole Viking Team is very nice, especially Mirto who is a fantastic guide.Thanks!☺
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Richard G
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Great fun but not for beginners.
Great class 4-5 river. Flipped the raft twice which was fine. Sure glad we were all wearing drysuits. Very skill
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lmcarper
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Highlight of our week in Iceland
The rafting trip on the Grade 4 East Glacial River was my favorite activity that we chose in Iceland. I'm glad I di
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Krgu94
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My face hurt from smiling so much :D
This was really an amazing day! The tour guides were super professional and made every one laugh and feel safe, the
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acbalestegui
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Funny experience full of adrenalyne
Amazing experience with very professional guides. Everything was perfect: the boats, the equipment, the organisatio
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Joanna P
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The highlight of our Icelandic trip
Words cannot describe what an amazing experience the rafting with Viking Rafting has been. Our guide Anup, was an e
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AdamM4392
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Crazy Dutch friends.
Great rafting in years!! Thanks to Hunter, Mirto and Dustin! Kind regards from the crazy dutch people: Michel & Mic
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VincentHenau
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Awesome experience
Of the two weeks i spent in Iceland, I have to say that the day we went rafting was the best! I enjoyed every secon
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sarahfransoo
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Viking rafting
3 friends and I did the Viking raft. Our expectations were quite high, but the experience was even better than we h
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Lara B
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Amazing experience!
Rafting with Viking Rafting was amazing! I've never been rafting before, but the team explained everything very wel
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Jenskevdv
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White water rafting: awesome.
Supernice activity, professional monitors who are responsible and know how to make fun and make it an entertaining
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Gilad K
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Da most awesome experience in Iceland
True - a bit expensive, also true - worth every króna. Team - 10/10, safety - 10/10, times I got to "accidentally"
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Phil C
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Rock solid and cool as the east glacial river
First of all, a monstrous thank you to Justin, Tarzan,Ryan and everyone else on the Viking team (sorry, I’m terribl
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Duba31
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Excellent!
Excellent trip, really good fun, and not nearly as cold as you'd think. We were slightly apprehensive with how saf
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Petulka56
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Outstanding activity and people!!
Firstly, I’d like to thank all of you- guides, office, receptionist, kitchen staff and all crazy people around to m
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AdventureHudson
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EPIC!!
An incredible experience, if you are into adventure and having a lot of fun this this is definitely the trip for yo
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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