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19 Aug 2017
“Arctic (well, close to) conditions”
4 Jul 2017
“Great experience”
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Summit Adventure Guides is a day tour and private tour operator in West Iceland. We specialize in short adventure tours around Snæfellsjokull National Park. Snowcat tours, skiing and hiking are our specialties.
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Gufuskalar, Snaefellsbaer 360, Iceland
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+354 787 0001
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Conditions were poor with high winds, rain and minimal visibility but our guide made sure everyone was completely safe and knew exactly what to do. It was a great experience to be near the summit and on the glacier.

1  Thank AndyandLesley
Ægir Thor T, Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for the review. The weather can indeed be troublesome for us, especially up in the mountains here in West Iceland. We are glad you had a good time, looking forward to your next visit. - Aegir Thor

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We did the snow bike excursion and it was worth the money we paid for it. The guide makes sure that it's a stress free experience and always makes sure you are following him. High safety standards. We were lucky and we could go to...More

Thank Juan Andres M
Ægir Thor T, Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for the review! It's great to hear you enjoyed our snowmobile tour, we sure hope you will be able to visit us sometime again. - Aegir Thor

Reviewed 31 May 2017

My wife, myself and another couple we were travelling with did the Grand Summit Tour on a cloudy, windy day at sea level. The Snow Cat took us up through the cloud layer to the beautiful slopes of Snæfellsjökull where the wind was still whipping...More

Thank Nick H
Ægir Thor T, Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Nick, Thank you for this great review. We sure agree with you on the climb to the true summit. It's been quite difficult at times this winter to climb it, but you got lucky! Stay in contact if you visit again, we would love...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

8 of us went to the Grand Summit Tour where we were taken on top of the Glazier in a Snow Cat and did some hiking at the top. This was the highlight of our Iceland Trip and an unforgettable experience. We were also allowed...More

1  Thank Veeraphon
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Dear Veeraphon, Thank you so much for this great review. We're really happy you had this amazing experience with our team. I hope you've enjoyed your stay in Iceland! - Aegir Thor.

Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Our guide Thor was extremely experienced and knowledgable. He showed us the untouched nature of snaefellsjokull national park including secret waterfalls and scenic views. The gear provided was of good quality and the food after our hike was delicious, sampling local delicacies. You can tell...More

Thank Tina H
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Dear Tina, Thank you for this excellent review, it's so uplifting for us to see that you've had a good time. The snowshoe hike is definitely one of our favorites, with up-close untouched scenery as you've described. Looking forward to your next stay in Iceland!

Reviewed 19 August 2016

We start the tour with safety procedures, than walk on the glacier for more than an hour. Weather was perfect and the guide gave us very interesting and useful information. Safety was kept through the entire tour. We highly recommend this glacier walking.

Thank elim1959
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

I see you had a fun time on the Magical Glacier Hike! - Thank you for this 5 star review, we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I was really impressed with Summit Adventure Guides and their ability to offer such a unique and thrilling trip on the Snaefellsjokul glacier. Thor and Aegir are very safety conscious and made our group feel very safe on the glacier. We all got lowered into...More

Thank Matt M
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Dear Matt, Thank you for this rave review, we see you had a great time climbing glacial ice. That day was one of the best days of the '16 summer, beautiful! Looking forward to next time!

Reviewed 7 August 2016

We booked a tour for the Vatnshellir Cave through Summit Adventure Guides. The entire group was split into two and each group was given an experienced guide. Our guide had a really great sense of humor and would insert little jokes and anecdotes into the...More

1  Thank Christina F
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thank you Cristina, It's great that you had this experience on our Vatnshellir Cave tour, our guides have developed that weird Icelandic cave humor that you've probably noticed! All the best, Aegir Thor

Reviewed 22 June 2016

My fiancée and I greatly enjoyed our time on the Midnight Sun Summit Hike. The views from the mountain were breathtaking, and the whole experience ran very smoothly. We had two experienced and knowledgeable guides who put safety first and kept the trip running smoothly....More

1  Thank Jamie H
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Dear Jamie, Thank you so much for this 5 star review. The Midnight Sun Tour is very much unlike many of our tours and it's great to see that you enjoyed it so much. - Aegir Thor

Reviewed 25 May 2016

My boyfriend, his brother, and I all did the 1446 Snæfellsjökull Summit Hike in May 2016 and had the best time of our lives! We had gorgeous weather and our guide was so great! He was very knowledgeable and made us feel safe for the...More

Thank adriannadavis2013
Ægir Thor T, General Manager at Summit Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Dear Adrianna, Thank you for this amazing review, we really appreciate it. The 1446 Summit Hike is the real deal! Looking forward to seeing you again when you come back! Aegir Thor

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