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Ice Lagoon - Zodiac Boat Tours

Sunnuhlid, Hofn 781, Iceland
+354 860 9996
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Excellent adventure - get up close and personal with the icebergs

We (my husband and I and another couple) booked the Adventure Tour and couldn't have enjoyed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
elenalu
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Not-so-amazing experience and not worth the money.

Unfortunately I was quite disappointed with the amphibian boat tour. In the price of the ticket... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
serhijgufs
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Warsaw, Poland
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Sunnuhlid, Hofn 781, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

We (my husband and I and another couple) booked the Adventure Tour and couldn't have enjoyed ourselves more. We were provided with warm flotation suits and were on a zodiac with about 6 other people. Our driver was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable, and took us...More

Thank elenalu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I was quite disappointed with the amphibian boat tour. In the price of the ticket you get a not even a half hour tour (surely not 40 minutes as stated on the site) on a crowded amphibian. It is very loud and distracts the...More

1  Thank serhijgufs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the zodiac tour today in beautiful sunshine! We were only five people on the boat which was really nice. Went quite close to the glacier and learnt some interesting things. We were also shown how much the glacier receded over the past decades,...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love, love, love the tour. A must do when you are in Iceland. They provide you with the outfit and life jacket and though you are in the middle of the lagoon surrounded with ice on a zodiac boat...you will feel safe and the view...More

Thank Shamsurryaty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the small zodiac tour. It's nice to be on a boat that seats 6. The little zodiac floats very close to the icebergs and we can reach off the boat and grab ice from some of the smaller floating ice bits. Our...More

1  Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although some icebergs can be seen from the shore at the car park (right by the meeting point), the much larger icebergs are inside the Lagoon and can't be viewed from the shore. After being given protective suits and life jackets we were driven to...More

2  Thank holidaymaddddd
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My husband was hesitant to do this, as he's not a big fan of zodiac tours. But after reading reviews we booked this. It turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip to Iceland. The lagoon is full of tourists but not...More

Thank MNHappyTravelers
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you have ever wanted to get close to glaciers, touch them, ride between them, then a kodiak tour is the way to go. These boats are fast and stable, small enough to get right next to the glaciers. You travel with a small group...More

Thank dr s
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is great tour to be able to get "up and close" to the icebergs in the lagoon. Great scenery and an easy walk over to the Ice Beach.

Thank Conrad1903
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Zodiac boat tour was fantastic! It's smaller than the other boats, and allows you to get much closer to the glacier. We even got to see a seal laying on ice up close!

Thank Monica H
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Kbarrelle
Can I bring a digital SLR camera or a smaller point and shoot camera on a zodiac boat tour or will they get wet and damaged? A waterproof case for the camera is expensive and I did not want to buy another camera. Thank you.
25 February 2017|
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Response from Jeff D | Reviewed this property |
It is possible that the camera could get wet as the boat travels quickly. But if you are sensible and only take photographs when the boat is stationary or travelling slowly there should be no problem.
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Bear Y
I want to join the Jokulsarlon zodiac boat tour in May, but the website claim no trip found.
6 January 2017|
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Response from FÁTIMA G | Reviewed this property |
You can book a boat ride from the 15th May onward but only if it's on the Amphibian which doesn't get so close to the glacier. The Zodiac tours start on 1June but you have all the info if you go to the site of the icelagoon.
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Ali L
How long is the tour?
2 August 2016|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
1.5 hours including bus ride and return
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