The Arctic Family
The Arctic family has been growing and expanding throughout the years. Currently, Arctic Adventures contains six sub-branches – Trek, Glacier Guides, Dive Silfra, Arctic Rafting, Viking Rafting, Snowmobile.is and Arctic Sea Tours. We have the possibility to offer all kind of combinations of two or more tours to make the best holiday for you. Let us help you make memories for life.
Arctic Adventures and the Arctic Family
We have the flexibility to make everything possible! Arctic Adventures can take you for a 2 hour kayaking tour or a 8 day trip around Iceland and anything in between! With experts in every field, we can offer everything from whale watching to snowmobiling. We have small expert companies for all of the aspects we offer, making certain you will always get guides who are absolutely the best in their field and through them, you can be certain to meet the most experienced glacier guide, hiking guide and diving guide, this level of expertise is quite often to be found in the same person! Guides long to work for Arctic Adventures because of the sheer variety we offer for everyone. Everyone is passionate about what they do, they are all crazy about outdoor adventures in their own downtime. They live and breathe the activities they share with you!
The different branches of the Arctic Family tree each have their own personality and special areas of knowledge and experience. The high standards and values shared by everyone bind the branches securely to the trunk of our tree and create harmony. The personality of each branch contributes something different and important which is highly valued.
This company really is the ultimate hiking and trekking expert in Iceland. Trek Iceland will make sure you get an amazing trek or hike together with an educating and informative experience. They are experts in geology, history, weather, mountains, flora and fauna and everything else that can be revealed to you as you follow the trails. They always spend their summers together in the highlands and the reason why is very simple! This is where the greatest adventures are to be found, along with peace, and the new motivations which will take them forward together in harmony. Trek Iceland is very safety oriented, they offer tours for small groups when people trek Laugavegur together friendships are made for life. Trek Iceland is one big happy family.
When you want to understand the glaciers these are the guys who will educate you! Their knowledge is always current and right on point with what is happening with the glaciers. They operate on the largest glacier in Europe, Vatnajökull. It is worth going all the way to Skaftafell – this area really is different and your glacier experience will be second to none. They are always ready to greet you at the little grey turf roof house in Skaftafell. A great option for self-drivers. Fabulous guides offering crystal ice cave tours and glacier explorations in small groups.
Fun, safety oriented and helpful diving guides who are there for you 100%. They hold the highest standards and use the very best equipment. Their home is the sensationally beautiful Silfra fissure in historic Thingvellir National Park, a dream location where it is possible to snorkel and dive between the tectonic plates. Dive Silfra are proud to operate at the only place in the world where you can do this. No wonder their diving guides have often travelled across the globe just to work with them! Seeing your smiles when you experience this for the very first time is exciting, motivating and so rewarding.
This company really are the river rafting specialists of Iceland – they focus on this and nothing else, they live for the fast flowing river and the ocean! Arctic Rafting is both a safety oriented and an adventure seeking company. They have fulfilled their vision to make rafting available to everyone from the person who seeks an adrenaline pumping white water adventure to those who want a family rafting trip. Their Drumbó base camp has great facilities for everyone including a barbeque restaurant, bar, showers, sauna and sun veranda.
FUN – This company takes fun very seriously. Everyone in the snowmobiling team is an adrenaline junky. They love to make things safe, exciting and fun at the same time as they take you skimming through the most stunning scenery. Tours take place on Langjökull, which is the second largest glacier in Iceland. They are always updating their equipment and their super helpful and cheerful staff will be there for you no matter what. Exploring the glacier and finding new ways to have adventures is their passion.
The Scuba Iceland team consists of professional Dive Instructors and Divemasters who have finished special training for cold water diving and snorkeling. Safety is at all time the number one priority and the guides make you feel this through out every single tour. Scuba Iceland offers courses in dry suit certification for divers and longer dive trips for those who want to fully explore the Icelandic underworld. The guides are amazingly knowledgeable about the history, geology and the myths behind the sites the adventures take place at. Our team comes from all over the world, not hesitating to travel across the earth to spend their days at some of the most beautiful diving sites in the world.
Founded by a speleologist and his extreme adventure seeking son’s Extreme Iceland is the perfect addition to the Arctic Family. Extreme Iceland assists individuals and groups with planning anything to be seen and done in Iceland, all year round. Extreme has a large fleet of expert guides and excellent equipment to provide an excellent service. Their expertise is to make anything you want to do in Iceland whether it’s joining a day trip or having a 10 day trip around Iceland made specially for you. The joy for their jobs sparks in the eyes of all of the employees and with Extreme Iceland adventures are always just around the corner. There is no place Extreme Iceland can’t take you!