Spend the day kayaking on the Hvalfjörður fjord on this trip from Reykjavik. Paddle past the most stunning and calm section of the towering fjord. Break for lunch and keep an eye out for the birds that migrate to Hvalfjörður during the summertime.
What to Expect
Head deep into serene Hvalfjörður and explore the most beautiful and calm section of the fjord on this kayaking day tour. Located just 45 minutes from Reykjavík, this secluded, sheltered spot is the perfect place for kayakers of all levels.
The trip begins at the old US navy base, Falcon Landing, with a demonstration on equipment, paddling, and safety. Besides being rich in history, the area is a bird lover's paradise. A wide range of migratory birds flock to the area during the summer breeding season, feeding on the many intriguing delicacies lurking below the surface.
Your guide will decide the length and duration of the trip according to the weather conditions and the group´s abilities. Rest up while enjoying lunch on a sheltered beach halfway through the trip.
- Kayak rental and kayaking gear
Arctic Adventures office, Laugavegur 11, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Know Before You Go
Please bring warm undergarment clothing, a fleecy sweater, bathing suit, towel, and a change of clothing.
15th May - 15th September
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 09:00 - 09:30 from Reykjavík.
Duration of the trip is 3 to 4 hours without pick-up, and 5 to 6 hours with pick-up. Participants must be at least 16 years of age.