River Rafting Tour in North-Iceland | West Glacial River

Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
3 hours
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English

Add an exciting twist to your northern Iceland holiday with this fun-filled rafting tour on one of the country’s greatest glacial rivers. Cruise down the river of Vestari-Jökulsá,...

Add an exciting twist to your northern Iceland holiday with this fun-filled rafting tour on one of the country’s greatest glacial rivers. Cruise down the river of Vestari-Jökulsá, located in the beautiful Skagafjörður valley. This tour is perfect for those eager to spice up their trip with an adventure they’ll never forget.

The tour starts in the little village of Varmahlíð where you meet your friendly guide who'll drive you to the beautiful glacial river. Once there, you will be given all the equipment needed to keep you warm and safe on your journey. You will also receive a safety briefing where you’ll get to practice how to manoeuvre the craft before you board your boat. 

Vestari-Jökulsá, or West Glacial River, originates in Iceland’s third largest glacier, Hofsjökull, and is one of the m...

Included

Wetsuits
Jackets
Helmets
Life jackets and rafting boots
Hot chocolate
Free entry to hot pools and showers

Activities

Rafting
Sightseeing

Attractions

North Iceland
Varmahlíð
Skagafjörður
Vestari Jökulsá

What to bring

Swimsuit
A warm long sleeve fleece
Towel

Good to know

Rafting is a weather dependent sport and trips may be changed or cancelled depending on weather conditions.