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Icelandic Mountain Guides is Iceland's premier adventure tour operator. The company was established in 1994 by four young outdoor enthusiasts with a passion for nature, travel and environmental advocacy. These pioneers aimed to introduce the wonders...more
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did this hike with Hendrix who was a great guide. It was very fun and he made sure we were comfortable and safe. An exhilarating experience.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the glacier hike with this company as part of a tour group and it was fabulous. I was a little apprehensive as to what we were in for but the guides were easy going and friendly. Told us what to do with the...More

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 5 days ago

As enthusiastic long-time backpackers we were intrigued by Iceland but somewhat intimidated by not knowing the country and its difficult-to-pronounce locales. Icelandic Mountain Guides was the only company that seemed knowledgeable about options beyond hut to hut hiking the Laugavegur (which is stunning by all...More

Thank Sightseer675567
Reviewed 5 days ago

Thomas Manoury, Guide Judah Rose USA September 3, 2018 “I have never been on the hike, but the guides are always fighting about who gets to go on it”, said the Icelandic Mountain Guides representative. “We can arrange for you to speak with a guide”....More

Thank 741jrose
Reviewed 6 days ago

My boyfriend and I did the Ice Climbing day tour which left from Skaftafell national park. We ended up being the only two people on the tour! Our excellent guide, Rowan, absolutely made the day for us! He was a great guide who was equal...More

Thank mmr487
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To be honest, we ended up booking with this company because they weren’t sold out like the other ones we were looking out. At first, that made me nervous thinking why this company wasn’t sold out, but the reviews were great so we went for...More

Thank JEG305
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic experience. Totally blown away by the diversity, beauty and uniqueness of the scenery on every day of the trek. We were very lucky with the weather, which was sunny most of the time. Our guide, Ágúst Kristján Steinarrsson‎, was extremely organised but easy-going,...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an amazing trip thanks to a great group and outstanding leader Inga and driver Thor. I looked at similar trips offered by other companies and after observing their trips on the trail, I'm 100% happy that I went with Icelandic Mountain Guides. The...More

Thank eawhite
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 4 adults. Two of us did the easy glacier walk and the others did the moderate hike. I was on the moderate hike and our guide was experienced and enthusiastic. He gave us extra time on the glacier and seemed...More

Thank robinmnjones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great trek using IMG to support of our self-guided 7 day trek on the Laugavegur Trail from Landmannlauger to Skogar for our group of 16 people. Overall IMG did a great job and I would highly recommend them. Actually I am going...More

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Chandra X
26 June 2018|
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Response from IMGMountainGuides | Property representative |
Hi Chandra, Yes as Kim T so kindly answered you can send us an email to info@mountainguides.is with your details and we will be able to assist you with a private tour. Best regards, Íris
25 April 2018|
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Response from IMGMountainGuides | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for the question. If you have the time, I recommend stopping in Skaftafell. The surroundings are stunning and the area is part of Vatnajökull National Park (Vatnajökulsþjóðgarður).
17 March 2018|
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Response from IMGMountainGuides | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for the questions. I can of course recommend our hiking tours. Icelandic Mountain Guides offer a wide variety of hiking tours both in huts and camping. We have scheduled departures and you can also... More