Akureyri: Zipline Tour

(3 customer reviews)

Enjoy the thrill and excitement of flying over the beautiful landscape of the Glass River Canyon on this zipline tour. Explore a hidden gem of nature in the middle of the town that is famous amongst the locals. Book your Akureyri: Zipline Tour here.

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Glerárgil: A Unique Adventure

Experience the thrill of ziplining through Glerárgil, a canyon that bisects Akureyri. The adventure Akureyri: Zipline Tour is accessible to all, from families to solo travellers.

Zipline Adventure Trail

Our trail consists of five ziplines and light hiking. Each zipline offers a unique experience, varying in length, speed, and location.

Getting Started

We convene at our base in Akureyri. Our guides will assist you with safety gear and provide a brief tour and safety overview.

The Zipline Experience

From the base, a short 2-3 minute hike leads to the first zipline. One guide will zip across the river first, ready to greet you at the landing platform. The second guide will secure you onto the zipline.

The Journey Continues

After each zipline, a brief 2-minute hike leads to the next one. This pattern continues until the fifth and final zipline.

Wrapping Up

A 10-minute hike brings us back to base after the final zipline. The entire tour lasts between 1-2 hours, depending on group size and level. Back at base, our guides will assist you with removing your safety gear.

Embrace the Thrill

Feel your heart race as you zip across the river, taking in the breathtaking views of Akureyri. Each zipline journey is a unique adventure, offering a new perspective of the stunning landscape.

Unforgettable Memories

Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or a nature lover, our zipline tour offers an unforgettable experience. The thrill of zipping over the river combined with the serene beauty of Glerárgil canyon is sure to leave you with lasting memories.

Safety First

Your safety is our top priority. Our experienced guides are trained to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable zipline experience. They will guide you every step of the way, from gearing up to landing safely on the platform.

Join Us

We invite you to join us for an exhilarating zipline adventure in Glerárgil canyon. Experience the thrill, enjoy the beauty, and make unforgettable memories with us.

Experience the Rush

As you zip across the river, feel the rush of adrenaline. The wind in your hair, the river beneath you, and the scenic beauty around you combine to create an exhilarating experience.

Connect with Nature

The Akureyri: Zipline Tour is not just about thrill-seeking. It’s also a chance to connect with nature. As you glide over the river, take a moment to appreciate the natural beauty of Glerárgil canyon.

A Bonding Experience

Whether you’re with family, friends, or traveling solo, our zipline tour offers a unique bonding experience. Share the thrill, the excitement, and the memories with your loved ones.

Ready for Adventure?

If you’re ready for an adventure that combines thrill, beauty, and unforgettable memories, join us at Glerárgil canyon. We can’t wait to share this amazing experience with you.

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Þingvallastræti 600, 600 Akureyri, Iceland

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3 reviews for Akureyri: Zipline Tour

  1. Leanne – Australia (verified owner)

    This was so much fun! As well as being knowledgeable and professional the guides were hilarious. The zip lines were mainly placed over parts of the river – very scenic spots.

  2. Delia – United States (verified owner)

    Awesome!!! Both of the guides were kind and always worry for our security. Very recomended.

  3. Shirley – France (verified owner)

    An amazing experience during our first time To Iceland !! The guides gave us loads of useful information and about the area ! The zipline experience was fantastic !!! A must to do in Iceland !! Thanks

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