Calm Water Kayaking

Starting from: Ísafjörður
Season: All year
Duration: 2.5 hours
Difficulty: Easy (suitable for beginners)
Minimum age: 12 years old
Min: 2 pax Max: 8 pax

This short tour, departing from Ísafjörður, is perfect for an easy introduction to kayaking. Peacefully paddle and enjoy the stunning mountain surroundings, with good chances to see birds and seals.

Paddle under the magnificent mountains towering over the town of Ísafjörður. This trip is perfect for those looking for an exciting introduction to sea kayaking.

After gearing up, we walk down to the shore behind the old houses in Neðstikaupstaður, where we have a short safety briefing and paddling lesson.

And then we’re off! We explore the fjord keeping a good lookout for various bird species and seals. We spend approximately 2 hours on the water before heading back into town.

All kayaking gear and professional guide.

  • Warm woollen or fleece clothing including top, bottoms and socks. Please avoid cotton as it keeps you cold when wet and takes a very long time to dry.
  • Sturdy shoes, no flip flops!
  • Sunhat, sunglasses and sunscreen, it can get sunny up here!
  • Water bottle.
  • Don’t forget your camera!