Most kayaking tours are open to people of different abilities. A short introduction to technique and safety will be given at the start of every tour. For tours that stretch over several days, kayaking experience and good physical condition are recommended.
What time of year can you kayak?
It depends on the tour company, but most often, tours are in operation from May to October.
Is there an age restriction on kayaking tours in Iceland?
Yes, but it differs between companies and individual tours. Most often the age limit is between 16 and 18 years old.
How many people fit in a kayak?
Most companies will have a choice between single person kayaks and tandem kayaks that fit two people.
What should I wear on a kayaking tour in Iceland?
You should wear warm layers, and it is always a good idea to bring an extra pair of socks. Overalls will be provided as well as gloves—and in some cases, even shoes.