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Mink Viking Portrait Studio

Open Now: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Unique, fun and unforgettable experience!

Highly recommend this ... I went with my 12 year old daughter who is still talking about the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Anna P
Cookham, United Kingdom
So much Fun!

My friend found out about this experience right before our trip to Iceland and we decided we needed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dee B
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Changing you into an awesome viking and getting a cool portrait. Opening hours are from noon til 18:00 (can be flexible if booked in advance with opening hours). Best is to book a time by Facebook messaging or send a mail. The price for 1 person is...more
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Laugavegi 11 | entrance on Smidjustigur 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 786 2525
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Highly recommend this ... I went with my 12 year old daughter who is still talking about the experience 2 weeks later. It was so much fun to dress up as vikings and the photos are truly stunning. Thanks so much to Gustavo - our...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend found out about this experience right before our trip to Iceland and we decided we needed to do it. I’m glad we did! It was so much fun. We were made to feel like we were the best subjects they had ever photographed;...More

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Common, be a viking. I am a viking, just a modern day viking. But it's always fun to become the old school viking again, go there, have fun. This is a place where you can dress up as a viking, set yourself up in a...More

Thank Þórir B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this photoshoot. They are professionals and make you feel at ease. One hour of fun and a great souvenir to take back home with you!

Thank soulmaite
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a fun experience. We saw the posters for this place when we first arrived at Iceland and instantly wanted to do it. We'd read that it is usually booked up, but a quick E-mail had us slotted in for our photoshoot for the next...More

Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a blast with Gutavo! You will NOT regret spending the money on these one of a kind portraits. Out friends and family were amazed and people told us that we looked like we walked right out of the Game of Thrones set. SO...More

Thank Deborah N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot stress enough that you MUST have a Viking portrait. I am one of the very few people on earth that has yet to watch any Nordic tv series (ie, Game of Thrones or The Viking) and was not actually planning on doing the...More

Thank BiaMicaB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where to start, the owners are very cool guys, with some awesome stories and just great personalities, the studio itself is great and sets an amazing atmosphere. Now of course onto the shoot itself, they take all the awkwardness out of the experience and really...More

Thank UnchartedBackpacker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was lucky enough to experience a Viking photo shoot at Mink, found the photographer to be very knowledgeable, friendly and professional. Highly recommend!

Thank msg439
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mink Photography was definitely our favorite souvenir from all of our travels. They were friendly and accommodating with our last minute request. Once we were there, Gus was great to work with and we loved all of our portraits (it was quite difficult to narrow...More

Thank Brooke P
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19 October 2018|
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
They are digital via Smash. Once your session is complete, Mink will send you all the photos with watermarks to make your selection depending on the package you decided to take. Once you decide, email them back with your... More
20 July 2017|
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Response from Gudmannthor | Property representative |
Hi there! We charge 10.900 per person and $10 for extra portraits. All portraits are delevered digitally via email, the same day usually. Please use: mink.is for booking with us. Let us know what date and time would suit... More
11 June 2016|
Response from JenJayRutty | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure. We didn't get any discount as a couple, but he gave us an individual photo shoot as well as a joint one. Maybe if you asked him just to do joint ones it might be cheaper.