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Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik

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With Special Tours you can enjoy the Sea angling adventure of a lifetime! Fishing is great fun for all age groups and our boat is perfectly equipped for Sea angling expeditions. We provide you with protective clothing and other equipment. Our tours...more
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Aegisgardur 13 | Reykjavik’s Old Harbour, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

As a seasoned fisherman wanting to expose my children to some fishing in Iceland, I can confirm this tour is exactly what I wanted. - Helpful staff working hard to help take the fish off the hook and untangle lines - a short steam to...More

Thank likey2travel
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello, and thank you for your review! We're so happy that you and your family enjoyed the fishing tour with us and will pass the compliments along to the crew. We normally do not see whales or dolphins on these trips, so it sounds like...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We went on the express puffin tour, and let me tell you this was a great experience and a lot of fun. We saw so many puffins and our host, Iris, was amazing! She was funny and offered great tips. Would definitely recomend for an...More

Thank Mac M
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Mac, Thank you for the review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your Puffin Express tour with us and will pass the compliments along to your guide, Íris. We are running our Instagram competition so if you have some good or fun photos...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Our group went in late may 2018, the 5pm trip. The sea was settled with only light winds - we had been watching the weather forecast and waiting for good weather, so only booked it in the morning for that same evening trip, and luckily...More

Thank martin j
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Martin, Thank you so much for this review! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us. We will also make sure to pass the compliments along to Sigga, Sara, Addi and Benni - your crew from that tour. Cod is...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just had the greatest time during the deep sea fishing adventure with special tours. We caught fish back-to-back, enjoyed whale watching in the backdrop, and then was able to enjoy a white fish bbq-ed dinner. Shout out to the dream team...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed your Sea Angling tour with us, and will pass the compliments along to Jens, Howie and Sara. We usually don't see whales on our scheduled Sea Angling tours, so it sounds...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

My sister and I are visiting Iceland today and we found this trip online through the app GetYourGuide. The twelve people on our boat caught so many fish that there were extra to take home! Julie and Howie were friendly and informative, assisting us with...More

Thank Ashley S
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Dear Ashley, Thank you for your review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your sea angling tour with us and will pass the compliments along to Giulia and Howie. Our crew is there to help with any aspect of fishing you might need, including...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

This was so much fun, and I'm not into fishing. My husband, 13-year old daughter and I loved this trip. The fish were shy at first, but Sarah, Howie and George stayed overtime giving us time to find them. We caught cod and mackerel, which...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your sea angling tour with us and will pass along the compliments to our crew. Cod and mackerel are two common types of fish that we catch...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had an amazing sea angling tour with Special Tours today. Guides Sarah, Howie, George (and fourth crew member whose name we can't remember!) provided excellent service throughout the tour. We are traveling as a three generational family of 10, ranging in age from 3...More

Thank Kimberly S
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for this lovely review! We will make sure to pass the compliments along to all of the crew that was on Rósin for your tour :) Our sea angling tours are meant for people of all skill levels to...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

My husband and I, along with our 4 teenage sons tried our hand at sea angling with Special Tours. What an amazing experience! Our oldest (who is 17) said this was one of his favorite parts of our Icelandic vacation and we can thank George,...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We will let our crew know that you enjoyed your experience on our sea angling tour with them. Our fishing tours are designed for every level of experience, so even if you have never fished before...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went on this charter with my wife. First I should say that I fish very regularly at home (every week, often multiple times a week) and have fished on a lot of charters. This one is certainly geared more towards to novice angler. The staff...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Hello, and thank you for your review. Our sea angling tour is meant to be for people of all skill levels, and we welcome both novice and expert anglers-but it is not a half-day or lengthy tour, and we do not advertise it as such....More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

This trip is all it's cracked up to be. It was awesome! After about a 25-30 minutes ride 6-8 nautical miles out to sea we were given our rod/ree and bait. It took the first one of us (there were about 20 on board) about...More

Thank RaceBannen
specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your sea angling tour with us. The fishing tours are always a staff favorite, and everyone loves eating fresh fish and roasted potatoes. We will pass along...More

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Rachiemo
10 May 2018|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your question - our Sea Angling departure sails at 17:00 (5:00pm). Let us know if you have any additional questions and have a good day! Kind regards, Special Tours Crew
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ElectricMachete
2 June 2017|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your question! You are more than welcome to take your fish home with you to cook. You just need to let the crew know when you board the boat for your tour, and they are happy to accommodate :) Each... More
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kelseyrogo
21 May 2017|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello Kelsey, We apologize for the delayed response! Our whale watching tours can take up to 189 or 196 passengers depending on which boat you go out on. Sometimes we are fully booked, and sometimes we have 15-20 people on... More
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