White-water Rafting on Hvítá River
Tour ID: IS 12
Tour Duration: Including transfers 7 hrs / 3 hrs rafting
Just below the mighty Gullfoss waterfall, a magnificent canyon makes up a fantastic rafting location. Enjoy beautiful landscape from a new angle! Rafting down the Hvítá river is a splendid way to spend the day. You do not need any prior rafting experience for this adventure and it’s great fun for all ages. This tour is for everyone that enjoys a little adventure in an outstanding landscape.
Departures daily: 15 May - 15 September 2018
Price per person: 13.990 ISK
Entrance to the company's sauna after the rafting, wetsuit, life-west, helmet and all equipment for rafting.
Not included: Transfers to & from Reykjavík.
Rafting down the Hvítá River is a magnificent way to enjoy the Icelandic nature in a different way. Cruise down the great glacier river running all the way from Langjökull glacier, Iceland’s second biggest glacier, and take in the incomparable surroundings that the roaring river has created over the years, with Brúarhlöđ canyon as one of the highlights. The canyon has grand rock formations and portholes and you can see how the water has sculptured the breccia walls. Hvítá river also feeds the grand waterfall, Gullfoss, that is one of them most visited attractions in Iceland. After the raft, you can relax in the sauna at Drumbó, enjoy a grilled lamb meal in our restaurant or a drink at the bar.
River difficulty: 2+ out of 5 possible
Minimum age: 11 years
Bring with you: Warm undergarments, preferably fleece or wool. Warm socks and sweater and a change of clothes. Bathing suit & towel.
Note: Outfits and equipment: dry-suit, socks and shoes, helmet and life jacket will be provided before starting on the river.