This tour combines two true adventures on the water. After exploring the wonders of the whales and birds it it is time to set your adrenaline free - rafting down the glacial river Hvítá admiring its stunningly beautiful landscape.
Whales & Rafting (09:00 departure)
Whale watching in the morning and an afternoon River Fun!
You will be picked up at your hotel by our shuttle bus between 8:15 and 8:45 for the whale watching tour starting at 9:00 from Reykjavík's old harbour. After exploring the wonders of Faxaflói bay and the beautiful creatures that live there, Arctic Adventures bus will pick you up by the boat between 12:00-12:30.
You will be driven to Drumbó base camp which is about 100 km from Reykjavík where the river rafting takes place. The total duration of the rafting is around 1hr. Afterwards you can relax in the sauna and hot tub at Drumbó before being driven back to your hotel by Arctic Adventures shuttle bus.
Available: 15 May - 15 September
Duration: 8 hrs.
Minimum age for this tour is 12 years.
NOTE: Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking the rafting trip stating that they realize that the activity carries an inherent risk.
- 8:00 hours
- Hot tip
- Dress warmly and don't be shy to also put on our warm overalls!
- Pickup and drop off
- English guidance
- Use of overalls
- Free WiFi on board
- All necessary rafting equipment