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An incredible day – many thanks Ymir

My father and I had an amazing day with Ymir. Best Golden Circle Tour ever - you get driven in a comfy car with tasty treats, a lagoon swim, some farm/other producer visits, spontaneous tailored moments such as the feeding of Icelandic sheep, the usual Golden circle route and Ymir's fantastic insights. He is a [...]

2017-10-31T12:40:20+00:00June 3rd, 2017|Testimonials|

Fantastic Day With A Personal Touch!

I agree with what everyone before me has said - this is a beautiful, informative and delicious way to visit Iceland. Our family of five - my husband, me and our three adult children - took the Gourmet Golden Circle tour. If there is something helpful I can add it is this: Ymir was going [...]

2017-10-31T12:37:17+00:00May 29th, 2017|Testimonials|

Sushi Social – Local hangout for enjoying food & fun!

Sushi Social (formerly known as Sushi Samba) has been around for many years in Reykjavik! - The owners had to change the name from Sushi Samba to Sushi Social following the crazy attention they got world wide as Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes last dinner together before their divorce was at Sushi Samba. The the [...]

2017-05-02T22:20:05+00:00April 7th, 2017|Restaurants|

Sets the Bar High!

My daughter and I just returned from a short vacation to Iceland for the first time. I searched for a tour that would make the most of our limited time and combine activities. I found the Magical Iceland Gourmet tour, and it was just as its name suggests. We had never taken a private tour [...]

2017-10-31T12:34:55+00:00March 30th, 2017|Testimonials|

Kopar – great COZY restaurant in the old harbour!

Living in the neighbourhood of Kopar restaurant this is a place me and Hebba go when we want to have a cozy romantic time with a view over the old harbour! Having said that - last time we went there (in February 2017) we saw a wild SEAL swimming in the harbour and just enjoying [...]

2017-05-02T22:20:33+00:00March 29th, 2017|Restaurants|

Magical Iceland

Had a truly wonderful magical day with Ymir. Lovely wonderful Viking who looked after us so well from start to finish. The food was amazing and the places he took us ,including the Secret Lagoon where for a time there was only my husband and myself. This was a special day we shall always remember. [...]

2017-10-31T12:30:14+00:00March 28th, 2017|Testimonials|

Fantastic Food Tour

My husband and I had a fantastic private food tour with Ymir and I would highly recommend anyone visiting Reykjavik to do this with him! After experiencing the infamous fermented shark and Brennevin, we stopped by this delicious delicatessen where we tried many cheeses, smoked meats, salmon, and roasted lamb which was some of the [...]

2017-05-03T17:29:37+00:00January 8th, 2017|Testimonials|

Sally and Eugene

We had one of the best ever days out with Ymir. The food he served throughout the trip was out of this world – a real taste of Iceland! Ymir was both highly knowledgeable (and not just on the sights we were being treated to, but also on subjects as diverse as politics, Iceland’s history, [...]

2017-05-03T16:40:48+00:00December 14th, 2016|Testimonials|