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Our by far most popular tour is our NEW "Max 12 Foodies" Bespoke Reykjavik Food and Wine Walking Tour. Are YOU ready for 4 hours of FOOD & FUN... and DRINKS ;) ? We welcome fellow FOOD & WINE LOVERS that are ADVENTUROUS and CURIOUS. Your LOCAL GUIDE...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I joined Ymir for the Reykjavik Food & Wine Tour and it was such a great experience. We arrived in Reykjavik at about 8 am after an overnight flight, but wanted to do this tour first thing that afternoon to really kick...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 814carriew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked Iceland for my partners suprise 30th birthday. My partner is not one for organised group fun and was apprehensive about the food and drink tour. But after the tour it felt like we were with an old friend. The tour consisted of 6...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LydiaP272
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We've just come back from our first trip to Iceland and we are completely in love with the country. We hope to be back very soon to see the other exciting things Ýmir is working on! But out of everything we did while in Iceland,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

TAKK for the beautiful words - my happy fun loving couple ! :) - Was an absolute pleasure to enjoy "meeting and feeding" the two of you :P Knowing about your concern for seafood I truly enjoyed watching you go "all in" with the smoked...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

From the moment I saw Ýmir’s jovial grin I knew we were in for a treat. I am a man who loves grub, brew, and delightful conversation. My wife and I can hardly express how genuinely joyful and insightful a time was had. My belly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018

Thank YOU for the wonderful words - You just painted a permanent BIG smile on my face !!! :) - I am extra happy with the fact that you guys did it ALL :) ... including the various local beer tasting (despite your better half...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Such an amazing day! The best tour I have ever been a part of! Our group of 5 friends went with Ymir on his private Golden Circle tour, and he and Hebba were the ultimate hosts. If you want a crowded bus, strict schedule, and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Howard S
Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank YOU guys for an amazing day !!! ... Always such a great pleasure to share moments in life with fellow FUN loving foodies ! :) <3 Hebba can give you the recipe personally in May when we pop up in that famous wine &...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Having read the other reviews nothing more needs to be said - this was an amazing day and is going to be difficult to beat. We were treated as friends and VIPs, what a skill. If you have access to UK TV then watch Rick...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Pharmden
Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

TAKK for the review :) <3 It sure was a beautiful day with beautiful people. You are spot on with the price and as one fellow foodie once put it when describing my tours : "They sure cost a lot of money but they are...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

My husband and I spent our last hours in Iceland with Ýmir, and we wouldn't've had it any other way. Ýmir is very good at reading people and easy to be with. He has terrific connections, good ideas about food and drink, and a warm...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Jan M
Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Cleveland here I come !!! :) - TAKK for the beautiful words and review ! <3 The fantastic two of you sure made "the feeder" happy ;) - Very happy also to see that you liked my "pimped up new version" of Reykjavik Gourmet Walking...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Ýmir invited us for a rough preview of his upcoming gourmet walking tour in June that may as of this writing already be offered. We were very honoured to be part of this preview of his work in progress. To keep things under wraps as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

MY favourite fellow FOODIE experts ! TAKK for the review and the beautiful words <3 - As you truly count as professional food - travellers I am so honoured that you liked my trial tour ! ... I am happy to tell you that next...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My pregnant wife and I had an amazing time touring the Golden Circle with Ymir. Ymir is passionate about Iceland, makes sure his guests are fed/served amazing food and beverages and to personalize the trip as much as possible. He gives great recommendations. It was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

TAKK for the beautiful words :) <3 You are truly right - NIceland is very expensive at the moment (currency fluctuates a lot) but as one of our fellow travellers described our tours : "They cost a lot of money but they are not expensive"...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

We had such an awesome time while we did the food walk. Tried exzellent food, we would have never gone there without Ymir. This was great fun, thanks for the funny and nice talks and walks. It was a pleasure for us to also meet...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank HeikoD176
Ýmir A, Owner at Magical Iceland - Food & Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

TAKK for the beautiful words ! :) Me and Hebba will be here for you next time you visit NIceland and be sure to know that we are ALWAYS updating our Reykjavik Gourmet Walking tour so get ready for something new ;) ... Tough job...More

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Nancy S
18 July 2018|
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Response from Ýmir A | Property representative |
Dear Nancy I am happy to confirm that we very often have people on the tour that are vegetarians, pescatarians etc... and so far EVERYONE has left with a BIG SMILE :) Both our Reykjavik Gourmet Walk (4 hours of food & FUN... More
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paharlen
14 April 2017|
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Response from Ýmir A | Property representative |
Dear Peggy What e mail are you sending to ? :/ My e mail is ymir@magicaliceland.is and you can also use ymir@myreykjavik.is I look forward to receiving your mail and will send you all the details :) Gourmet easter... More
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Bruce M
13 April 2017|
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Dear Bruce Thank you for the question - I am both humble and happy to see if I can make sure that your adventure in NIceland will be just a little better than perfect ;) The Gourmet Welcome Walking Tour (for 2 people) is 3... More
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