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Picking wild berries and making your own jam provided by Marina Travel

Picking wild berries and making your own jam

Picking wild berries and making your own jam
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About
With the help of your native host, you will experience the local culture of berry picking and learn jam making. These berries that you will be picking can only be found in the wild and cannot be farmed as they can only grow on moss found on volcanic rocks.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • This local culture has been kept since the time of the Vikings. Due to the lack of land for plantation, the Vikings and residence on Iceland have been using these wild berries as their source of vitamins and nutrients. In this tour, you will get to experience first hand this traditional culture. We will first take a short drive to find the wild berries. These wild berries can only be found in the wild as they cannot be farmed. They grow on moss that can only be found on volcanic rocks. You will have plenty of time to gather the berries. You can gather as much as you like. We will then head back to the starting point to prepare the berries to make jam. You will have hands-on to make the jam from start to end. You can customise the taste of the jam to your liking. After bottling the jam, they are yours to keep and enjoy.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • This local culture has been kept since the time of the Vikings. Due to the lack of land for plantation, the Vikings and residence on Iceland have been using these wild berries as their source of vitamins and nutrients. In this tour, you will get to experience first hand this traditional culture. We will first take a short drive to find the wild berries. These wild berries can only be found in the wild as they cannot be farmed. They grow on moss that can only be found on volcanic rocks. You will have plenty of time to gather the berries. You can gather as much as you like. We will then head back to the starting point to prepare the berries to make jam. You will have hands-on to make the jam from start to end. You can customise the taste of the jam to your liking. After bottling the jam, they are yours to keep and enjoy.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 105182P26
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Berry picking tool
  • The bottle of jam that you have made
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Sunnubraut 4, 780 Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Berry picking tool
  • The bottle of jam that you have made
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Sunnubraut 4, 780 Höfn í Hornafirði, Iceland
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
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