Mt. Kirkjufell Kayaking Adventure Tour from Grundarfjörður

Suitable for all, this kayak adventure is a great tour option from Grundarfjörður

Embark on an unforgettable kayaking tour from the sleepy town of Grundarfjörður, on the northern shores of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Western Iceland. Our 2 hour kayaking trip is fun adventure, suitable for both beginneers and experienced kayakers. The iconic Kirkjufell Mountain serving as the breathtaking backdrop for our time together. Mt. Kirkjufell, one of Iceland’s most photographed landmarks, has a very distinctive arrowhead shaped peak and seems to rise dramatically from the waters on which you will be journeying.

Your journey starts at the peaceful harbor of Grundarfjörður, where you’ll meet your experienced guides who will equip you with all necessary gear and provide a brief safety orientation. As you paddle into the calm waters of the fjord, you’ll be surrounded by stunning landscapes – all reflected in the crystal-clear waters below.


Along the way, be on the lookout for the rich marine life who call this fjord home. You might spot some friendly seals, seabirds soaring overhead, and even occasionally whales in the distance. This really is a journey through a serene, untouched natural environment.

Grundarfjörður is an increasingly popular cruise ship destination, and this activity tour is a great shore excursion option. With 3 departures daily, you´ll be sure to find a departure that suits your ship´s docking times.

The tour is operated by Vestur Adventures
Starting point
~ 2 hours
Not included
Live tour guide
Group size
Minimum age
10 years
May - Sep
Qualified, energetic and fun guides for the best adventures!
We take immense pride in our exceptional team of local guides who are professionals, experts, and friendly. Their goal is to make your tour unforgettable.
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Tour highlights & itinerary

This is what awaits you
What's included & excluded
  • Professional tour guide
  • All equipment including life vest, dry suits and shoes
  • Instructions and safety briefing
  • Warm refreshments after youu tour
  • Lunch
What do I need to bring
  • Warm base layer for under dry suits, such as wool
  • Camera
Important information
  • Meeting point: Sæból 14, Grundarfjörður 350, IS
  • Minimum age to join the tour is 10 years. Children 10-15 ride in double kayak with accompanying adults
  • Tour duration: Approx. 2 hours
  • Cancellation Policy: Full refund if canceled with 48 hours notice. No refund when canceled with less notice.
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