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Kayak tours and paddleboard

Kayaking and SUP paddle boarding is an exhilarating experience and many agencies throughout the country offer kayak an SUP tours on lakes, ponds and the ocean.

Bakkaflöt Travel Service
Bakkaflöt is a family-owned company that started in 1987. We offer a variety of accommodations. We have a 22 room guesthouse that offers cozy cabin with en suite bathrooms, double or triple rooms with shared bathrooms. We also have two bigger cottages with cooking facilities.  We have a small heated swimming pool outside and two hot tubs. Other facilities include a TV lounge, terrace, restaurant and bar area.  Next to the river Svartá we have a beautiful campsite with good cooking facilities.  In 1994 we started the river rafting in East glacial river and West glacial river.  West glacial river, class 2. Family rafting:  Scenic ride down the majestic Glacial Canyon. We´ll make a stop for a delicious hot chocolate from a geothermal spring and another stop to jump off a cliff. Great experience for the whole family.  East glacial river, class 4. Extreme rafting:  East glacial river is by far one of the best 1-day rafting rivers in Europe. Enjoy a delicious traditional Icelandic meat soup after the tour. The Extrem rafting is a total bliss and we can guarantee you will get wet.  Sit on top kayak trip down the river Svartá is an enjoyable and scenic nature ride in the midnight sun.  On site: accommodation in cabins and our guesthouse, camping site, small swimming pool, hot tubs, restaurant and bar.   
Top Mountaineering
We take groups or individuals on hiking tours in Siglufjörður and its surrondings. Siglufjörður and its surrondings are perfect for outdoor activity with its unique and beautiful mountains and valleys. We offer a great selection of single- and multi day tours at all levels of abillity up onto the powerful mountains or along quiet beautiful valleys where you can enjoy amazing views. The length and difficulity of the tours varies so everyone should be able to find a tour that suits them.  We also offer 1-3 hours kayak trips with a guide.  We provide all equipment needed.
Scandinavia Travel North
Scandinavia Travel North  is a destination management company operating in northeast Iceland, with special focus on walking and hiking tours in Húsavík, Diamond Circle packages and the northern region of the country in general. Our staff knows the area, that is why our tagline is: Travel North Iceland – We know the way! We offer full range of quality travel services, including transportation, tours, guiding, accommodation and outdoor activities booking, events, meals etc.   Scandinavia Travel North specializes in well defined customized tours for an unforgettable experience.   Besides standard tours, day tours or package tours, we do also design and run special routes off the beaten path. Our customized tours might lead you to some of the highlights of Iceland, but also to some less known or a bit hidden treasures, for an even more meaningful experience of exploring the country. We like to share with you both interesting and inspirational stories, and explain to you a bit about our culture, traditions and heritage. Groups are in good hands with us as we offers both professional and customised travel services, such as land arrangements, excursions, accommodations and activities. We have available a selection of programs, but we do offer as well tailor made itineraries and tours according to your wishes, special requests, time frame, budget and circumstances.  For small groups, friends, families or individual travellers, we offer readymade packages or tours, as private service, self-drive program, or in cooperation with other available resources. Scandinavia Travel North aims to meet traveller´s needs by organising full service itineraries that are inspiring, exploring and allow you to enjoy the moment.  And give you the opportunity to improve competence, wellbeing and self-awareness. We like the way of slow travel, and remind you that travelling in Iceland should take time as here are so many different places and ways to experience the vast beauty of Iceland. In addition to leisure tours and nature based tours, sightseeing tours and activities, we like to offer theme tours adjusted for special interests. For example; geology tours, birdwatching, photography tours, energy (sustainability) as well as food and culture tours.   We are happy to assist you with all aspects of your trip, whether it is educational programs, incentive, group, business or individual travelling, as long as it is within frame of ability and profession of our network. Even though Iceland and the weather can be bit unsure and adventurous in part, we like to express various seasons, with it´s different character and charm. We have more than the rest. Six seasons – More opportunities. More reason to visit again....and again.   For tour operators and travel agents we offer complete service for land arrangements in Iceland. Scandinavia Travel North is a fully licenced Travel Agency.
Venture North
Venture North specializes in Stand UP Paddleboarding (SUP) experiences. „Paddle into the wild blue yonder & explore the natural world in a unique way on our Stand Up Paddling tours in North Iceland.“ The tours have been tailored to the area and every trip is unique due to the ever-changing surroundings in the north Atlantic ocean. You will be guided by the SUP teacher & Guinness World Record Holder Sigríður Ýr (Sigga) who has been guiding all kinds of adventures and expeditions for years – so you'll be in good hands. You will get all the necessary equipment on location; Drysuit,  SUP board and the needed accessories so all you have to do is sign up and show up in comfortable clothes to have on under the drysuit. Venture North offers a variety of SUP experiences; SUP Evening Paddle tour – 3 hour evening trip in the beautiful fjord where we get some light snacks and explore the area. SUP YOGA & FITNESS  classes – 1.5 hour exercise where we focus on strength and stability on the SUP boards – a mixture of yoga and fitness  > Definitely a must-try! SUP School – 6 hour SUP School where you get to learn all the basics of Stand Up Paddleboarding SUP Customized group tours  - Everything from an hour to a full day experience tailored to your wishes. We look forward to paddling with you.

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Paddle North Iceland Strandgata 14 600 Akureyri 822–8582