This exciting Kayaking tour in the Snaefellsnes Peninsula docks from the Breidafjordur Bay based in the traditional Icelandic fishing village Stykkisholmur. This area is known for its unique basalt column cliffs, remote neighboring islands, puffins, seals and occasional whales.

What's included

  • Certified sea kayaking guide
  • Specialized sea kayaking equipment
  • Splash Jacket

Bring this with you

Warm undergarments (fleece/wool sweater) no cotton
Change of clothing

We will be spending the day in Breiðafjöður bay in the West of Iceland. You will be briefed with the information needed, safety and the basic technique of sea kayaking. The tour is operated in a small, personal groups making it beginner friendly. There is no need for prior kayaking experience due to our certified kayak guides excellent instructions.

We start off from Stykkishólmur village’s harbor, now famous for being one of the beautiful locations in the Hollywood movie, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. From their we paddle along the coastline with stunning basalt cliffs on one side and the open sea on the other.
This is the perfect area for spotting unique Icelandic wildlife including seals, puffins and hopefully a friendly whale or two. These moments in the Breiðufjörður bay are sure to be magical as we continue to make our way around remote islands, a charming little lighthouse, and a stunning nature setting.

Sea kayaking is a surprisingly great way to go sightseeing in Iceland, making your view extraordinary and different from the usual route. Stykkishólmur is only 111.07 km (69 miles) from Reykjavík and will add a whole different perspective to your Iceland experience.

Please note

Sea kayaking tours on open water are dependent on weather conditions and wave forecast. Like all outdoor adventures we reserve the right to cancel or change you itinerary at any point with your safety in mind.

Kayaking tour from Stykkisholmur

14.990 ISK

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Kayaking tour from Stykkisholmur

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