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Isafjordur Guide

Seljalandsvegur 85, Isafjordur 400, Iceland
+354 845 0875
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Fantastic time had by all

We visited on a cruise ship and Helga picked us up at the pier. We visited the surrounding areas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
deanandjasmine
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Newcastle, Australia
Superb Nature Walk

We had a wonderful time with Helga just beyond town for a great nature walk. The views were awe... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ellen S
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Short Walks through the village Isafjorður and up to the slopes above. Only small groups up to 10 people! Private Tours in the environment of Isafjorður.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“walking tour” (13 reviews)
“nature walk” (4 reviews)
“cruise ship” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Seljalandsvegur 85, Isafjordur 400, Iceland
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+354 845 0875
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a cruise ship and Helga picked us up at the pier. We visited the surrounding areas and then went to the Viking Exhibition Centre. There we were able to dress up in traditional viking costumes and also got to cook our own...More

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the amazing review.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time with Helga just beyond town for a great nature walk. The views were awe inspiring along with the flowers and waterfall. We finished with homemade tea, jam and crepe in her outdoor garden; a lovely touch!! Helga is very knowledgeable...More

Thank Ellen S
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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am glad to hear how much you liked our walk through our amazing nature.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Despite having visited Ísafjörður several times before, we decided to finally take a guided walk to open our eyes further to this town and region. Helga was personable, knowledgeable and great company. We were very pleased with our tour and would recommend this tour highly.

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for the nice review

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I managed to make it to Ísafjörður in January in a break between the crazy snow storms! Despite the very cold and very windy weather, and the fact that I was traveling alone, Helga very kindly agreed to take me on a private walking tour...More

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Yes, it was a very special day and also thanks you. I am glad as you liked it too.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We booked the 2 hour walk plus the additional hour hike into the forest. Theresa was our guide, one of Helga's staff, and she was most informative about the history and culture of the area. We learned so much more than we would have exploring...More

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

I am glad as your liked the Walk with Theresa an also my concept for small groups.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Helga Hausner met us at the cruise ship dock and she walked us to interesting places in town. She described her life in Isafjordur and it didn't sound like an easy life but it was fascinating all the same. I recommend this walking tour for...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

it was a great walk in english with a pleasant guide (Helga). Helga stood at the pier and waited for us. She related the life during the 19th century. She carried a typical costume. It was a great tour. Helga made us taste a piece...More

Thank Cyrlab
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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for to let me know as it was a "great walk".

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We could have just walked around town with a guidebook, but Helga's tour was so much more informative and interesting. She really gave a great history of the town, and answered all our questions. A little expensive but worth it if you enjoy going into...More

Thank Nan D
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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

I am glad as you enjoyed the walk through our town.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

we signed up for the Geology Tour: Helga took us on a quick tour of the town giving history and geological info along the way. we then opted to take a trail up the side of the mountains [Helga has you assess what you want...More

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

I'm excited, that you did like my walk so much!

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

What a wonderful hidden gem of a tour. We were met at the pier by Maik who was knowledgeable, friendly, and a fantastic guide to this amazing town. So much better than any tour the ship could offer. We heard many stories of the past...More

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Helga H, Inhaber at Isafjordur Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

I am glad as you enjoyed the Please Taste Walk, the walk through the town and also cooking together and sitting on my deck with my guide Maik.

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ferguardado7
21 June 2018|
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Response from Helga H | Property representative |
Dear Ferguarda, it is a shame, my contact dates are not longer on these site and I can´t contact TripAdvisor to fix it. At 6th July I can offer a Isafjordur Walkj (2 hours) with you and your group at 11:30. Usually the... More
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123ameliah
19 June 2018|
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Response from Helga H | Property representative |
Dear Amelia, I know, it is a shame as my contact dates are not longer on the site. On that day, I only have German guided walks. One of them starts at 10:15. All my guides can also talk English, but it would be difficult for... More
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michelleP1029AE
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Dear Michelle, thank you for your interest. I am sorry, I may not give up any website or link here. But search for isafjordurguide. or helga(at)isafjordurguide.is At 10 start a 2 hour Isafjörður Walk and also a 2 hour Elves... More
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