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Papeyjarferdir

Djupivogur Marina, Djupivogur 765, Iceland
+354 478 8838
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Puffins, seals, and Papey island history

We took this afternoon trip on a foggy day in June, but really enjoyed it. The guide is very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TravellingHappily
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London
Gorgeous area for a summer trip

The entire trip around the ring road is spectacular and this area is no different. Djupivogur is no... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Richard F
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Djupivogur Marina, Djupivogur 765, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took this afternoon trip on a foggy day in June, but really enjoyed it. The guide is very informative, with a charming turn of phrase (his favourite birds are black guillemots because they are so "modest"). We saw seals on rocks on the way,...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

The entire trip around the ring road is spectacular and this area is no different. Djupivogur is no different. You can walk around a bit, have a coffee or lunch check out the buildings and in fact they moved a very old building onto a...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Make sure to call ahead and book and if you are like us and traveling a distance, call the morning of to ensure they are going out due to sea condition. That said, we had a great time. A standout to our two weeks in...More

3  Thank Kcutino
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I knew I wanted to see some Puffins on our trip to Iceland and had read this place was great for viewing them. It did not disappoint. There are tours offered from a nearby tour that meet at 1. You get on a boat and...More

Thank MKW777
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stopped at Djupivogur while driving the ring road and happened to fall on this amazing guided tour. We were there on a gorgeous sunny day. The guide was very knowledgeable and helped us get very close to puffins by crawling close to them. We...More

1  Thank donkeyJ
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This was such a fun bird tour. It cost $80, which was more than we had planned on paying, and consequently, all the other guests seemed to be very avid bird watchers, which we were not, but this was one of the most fun excursions...More

1  Thank kavaughn15
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Low cloud concealed Papey until we were only a few hundred metres from the island - really atmospheric. Great bird life, though most people on board were hanging out for puffins. As it turned out, we saw loads, rafted on the water, diving, in flight...More

1  Thank RocketRog
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This tour was an amazing experience. The boat ride to and from Papey island was rough (1 hour each way) so do not eat for a few hours before this tour. A few passengers found out why. The boat cruised around the tall rocks so...More

3  Thank DebbieMF
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We were a party of 6, and were lucky enough to find an additional family to join us - so the tour organizers were very nice and flexible enough to open an additional time slot to fit our schedule. The weather did not cooperate -...More

1  Thank edeet7
Reviewed 12 August 2015

If you love the thrill of turbulent ocean water travel on a small but sufficient boat AND you love birding and natural beauty than the Papey Island Boat Tour is for you. You initially leave Djupivogur on the east coast of Iceland north of Hofn....More

Thank Henry T
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