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Snowmobile.is specialises in snowmobile tours on Langjokull glacier and the Icelandic highlands, both on snowmobiles and super jeeps. Our team has years of experience when it comes to guiding and leading tours in this area and they are also used to...more
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Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Hi me and a few friends are going to Iceland on 4th November. Is it cheaper to book for snowmobile when I'm there or is it better to book online as I'm finding it a bit out of my budget range. Can anybody help on...More

21  Thank G6398ZRpablo
Kristján Karl B, Manager at Snowmobile.is, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Hi, We don't have any promo codes at the moment but we do offer discounts to groups and multiple tour bookings. I can see what we can do for you if you send us your information to snowmobile@snowmobile.is (size of group, date and what tour...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

This was ok. It was part of other sight seeing including the waterfalls and hot springs. They were fantastic despite the howling wind. However the main reason we took this trip was for the snow mobile. We had 30 minutes each (I didn't time it...More

3  Thank markciva
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes this activity is incredibly expensive for what you get, and unfortunately, I was not blown away. The snowmobile experience was good, if you have never done it before, but it wasn't particularly adventurous. The ice cave was really cool, and it was good to...More

Thank Jake_LHX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The trip was cut short due to the bad weather which is fair enough. Trying to get a refund for the elements cancelled in their entirety has been laughable. Make sure you pay on credit card, their trips may be excellent but in the event...More

2  Thank Sam I
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I think this might be a better winter activity. Zero snow. Who wants to snowmobile on ice? Not me! You have to go slow and really fight to turn. I would o my do this when there is plenty of fresh snow. Someone in our...More

1  Thank knkilroy
Reviewed 3 September 2018

While I am sure this is a wonderful activity 10 months of the year, it was terrible in August. There was no snow- just ruts of ice. The trail was completely washboard, so unless you enjoy a totally jarring ride with no letup, you won't...More

Thank dorothyinchina
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This was definitely a highlight of our Iceland vacation! Such a unique experience from start to finish, with the drive to the glacier looking like you are on the moon, and the snowmobiling experience so exciting and fun. We did this with our two teens,...More

1  Thank dorianp928
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner were a little unsure of booking the tour snowmobiling because we didn’t think it was a main thing to do in Iceland. Although we were so glad we did this, our bus driver was lovely and had a great sense of...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great day on the snowmobiles with great guides, Ron gave us so much information on the glaciers in Iceland and how each volcano was formed. We’d highly recommend this tour to all ages and abilities.More

1  Thank Mark R
Larissa W, Customer Service at Snowmobile.is, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hey Mark R, Thank you very much for this great review, we are very happy to have received it! We welcome all adventurers above the age of 8, and anyone with a valid driver's license can operate a snowmobile. We are happy that you chose...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We met at Gullfoss and took a truck up to base camp. Our driver from Artic Adventures was great. We had a safety talk, got togged up (they provide helmet, goggles, padded overalls, gloves etc) and off we went. A bumpy hour on the snowmobile,...More

1  Thank Rachel M
Larissa W, Customer Service at Snowmobile.is, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Rachel M, Thank you for this review, we really appreciate it! We loved reading that you enjoyed the snowmobiling as well as our guides' attention and the equipment that we used. After a fun hour spent on the glacier we feel there's nothing better...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

My adult son and I were picked up in Reykjavik. The van ride to Gullfoss was comfortable, and seeing the waterfall was a great bonus to the excursion. The snowmobiling was a blast! First time we had ever done it. The snow covered glacier was...More

1  Thank Thomas L
Larissa W, Customer Service at Snowmobile.is, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear Thomas L, Thank you very much for this review, we really appreciate that you took the time! We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed your snowmobiling tour so much as well as the added stop in Gullfoss. We put great value towards...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Run by a thoroughly nice bunch of people. Our guide met us at Gulfoss, we boarded a monster truck where our guide drove across hazardous roads covered in ice and snow. He chatted to us all during the long drive, funny, informative and very relaxed...More

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Larissa W, Customer Service at Snowmobile.is, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear hertfordshireSarah, Thank you for sharing this detailed review, we really appreciate all the feedback. It's very good to hear that your guides were taking good care of you and that you enjoyed the ride, even if it was a little bumpy. We love making...More

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17 September 2018|
Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
We did not do the ice caves as it was too warm in May, so it was too dangerous. Check with with the travel Company, they were very accommodating, I cannot see thee being a problem.
Janice C
8 September 2018|
Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You are on the glacier, it is there all year round.