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At Basecamp Iceland we take pride in providing a small group experience. Take the time to get that perfect picture, make new friends and enjoy the beautiful nature. All with minimal impact on the environment. We find it more fun that way, both for...more
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hverfisgata 115, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great 1/2 day tour into the Geopark area not far from Reykjavik and then a real caving experience inside a lava tube. Fantastic trip. We had great weather and the Geopark area looked stunning. Make sure to wear/bring appropriate clothing for crawling/planking through some...More

1  Thank RichardG2201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kommi was a fantastic tour guide for our 3 hour adventure to see the hot springs and explore the lava tubes. Our private group tour of 4 adults did well (even those with some claustrophobia) and Kommi taught us everything we wanted to know about...More

Thank Sung W
Hallfridur G, Owner at Basecamp Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review. Hope to see you again with us. All the best from Iceland Halla and Kommi

Reviewed 16 August 2018

This was an awesome trip. This is was a small group trip and the tour guide was extremely knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. In this tour you get to see beautiful landscapes and Iceland's natural geothermal parks, which are amazing. Even tough I am a bit...More

Thank Alejandro T
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Our guide Louis collected us from our hotel and took us to Leidarendi Cave. After a safety briefing we put on our helmets and headed down into the cave. Some places I could stand (6ft 1.85M tall) other places I was scampering like Spiderman. Guide...More

Thank DAW_Surrey
Reviewed 2 August 2018

It would be difficult for me to explain how awesome our guides (Atli and Kommi) were. We had a group of 13, kids to grandparents, and we all had the time of our lives. Adventures were outstanding as were the things we learned about geology/...More

Thank SadieS9260000
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We did not book directly with Basecamp Iceland but we fortunately ended up with them as I suppose we booked through an agency that subbed out. We were in Iceland for 2 days before embarking on a North Atlantic cruise. Erik was our tour guide...More

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Hallfridur G, Owner at Basecamp Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for your great review. Always good to hear from our guests. I will pass this on to Eric. Hope to see you again with us All the best from Iceland Halla

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We just returned from 10 days in Iceland, 6 days with a US-based tour company that is considered "Top 5" in terms of tour providers. We signed on for a family tour, two parents, and a 16- and 11-year old daughter. This tour company subcontracted...More

1  Thank TheodoreL97
Reviewed 23 May 2018

My husband and I tend to enjoy getting away from a lot of the tourists around the area and but enjoy seeing the sights with guides who actually know what they are doing (a bit of a catch-22 really). However, we found exactly what we...More

Thank McNickles
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I had a great time with this tour, I was lucky enough to get a private tour and it was the best part of my trip. I saw beautiful landscapes that the usual tourguides wouln't take you with and I had a nice time talking...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

All our trips had been cancelled due to a very bad storm, and we didn’t have time to reschedule with the company we had originally booked through. Last minute we managed to book a tour through these guys, and what a tour it was. Louis...More

Thank SazCG
Hallfridur G, Owner at Basecamp Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for a great review. Hope to see you again with us. Halla

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1 July 2017|
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Response from 19NT80 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine that a six year old would enjoy it. It is confined spaces though and it does depend on the six year old - I would recommend keeping them really close to be safe.
14 October 2016|
Response from del_im | Reviewed this property |
Hi They would sort a tour for you if you get in touch
5 October 2015|
Response from GloriaCinVA | Reviewed this property |
Basecamp Iceland out of Reykjavik will take you places that the big group can't go...............