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Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik

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Aegisgardur 13 | Reykjavik’s Old Harbour, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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With Special Tours you can enjoy the Sea angling adventure of a lifetime! Fishing is great fun for all age groups and our boat is perfectly equipped for Sea angling expeditions. We provide you with protective clothing and other equipment. Our tours take 2.5 - 3 hours and start at Reykjavik´s Old Harbor, located only 5 minute walks from the city center. In our tours you can catch Cod, Halibut, Haddock, Rockfish and Pollock.
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Aegisgardur 13 | Reykjavik’s Old Harbour, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This was so much fun, and I'm not into fishing. My husband, 13-year old daughter and I loved this trip. The fish were shy at first, but Sarah, Howie and George stayed overtime giving us time to find them. We caught cod and mackerel, which...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your sea angling tour with us and will pass along the compliments to our crew. Cod and mackerel are two common types of fish that we catch...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had an amazing sea angling tour with Special Tours today. Guides Sarah, Howie, George (and fourth crew member whose name we can't remember!) provided excellent service throughout the tour. We are traveling as a three generational family of 10, ranging in age from 3...More

Thank Kimberly S
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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for this lovely review! We will make sure to pass the compliments along to all of the crew that was on Rósin for your tour :) Our sea angling tours are meant for people of all skill levels to...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

My husband and I, along with our 4 teenage sons tried our hand at sea angling with Special Tours. What an amazing experience! Our oldest (who is 17) said this was one of his favorite parts of our Icelandic vacation and we can thank George,...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We will let our crew know that you enjoyed your experience on our sea angling tour with them. Our fishing tours are designed for every level of experience, so even if you have never fished before...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went on this charter with my wife. First I should say that I fish very regularly at home (every week, often multiple times a week) and have fished on a lot of charters. This one is certainly geared more towards to novice angler. The staff...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Hello, and thank you for your review. Our sea angling tour is meant to be for people of all skill levels, and we welcome both novice and expert anglers-but it is not a half-day or lengthy tour, and we do not advertise it as such....More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This trip is all it's cracked up to be. It was awesome! After about a 25-30 minutes ride 6-8 nautical miles out to sea we were given our rod/ree and bait. It took the first one of us (there were about 20 on board) about...More

Thank RaceBannen
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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your sea angling tour with us. The fishing tours are always a staff favorite, and everyone loves eating fresh fish and roasted potatoes. We will pass along...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I definately recommend Special Tours in Reykjavik! I went sea angling with 2 teenagers and a 9yrs old and we had so much fun, a lot of fish was catched, around 8 species of fish! The crew on board was so helpful and so willing...More

Thank Soffia H
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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tours :) Our sea angling tour is one of our most popular for both customers and staff, and it sounds like you had a very successful...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went out with the luxury and fast boat the Rosin. It was a beautifull trip, the weather was very nice and the crew was lovely and helpfull. And the best of all: we caught a lot of fish!! Also the cook prepared the fish...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Hello, and thank you very much for your lovely review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your Sea Angling tour with us. This tour is always a staff favorite with our crew :) We will pass along the compliments to our crew and...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had great fun on this tour with my family. We had never fished before and were so thrilled to have caught several fish between us. Staff gave clear instructions and helped throughout. My daughter even caught two fish from one bait! The real bonus was...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Hello, and thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your tour with us. We will pass along the compliments to the crew that was on board. This is one of our favorite tours that we...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We went in search of whales. We found nothing. Not a proverbial sausage. However you cannot blame the staff or company for this after all we were looking for wild animals. We did have one woman on the boat who was demanding something although I...More

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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2017

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! We will pass along your compliments to our boat crew and staff. We can never guarantee wildlife sightings but whenever we do not see anything on our tours we offer the complimentary return tickets that you...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went to iceland on our honey moon, with our leftover cash we had on our last night we decided to give the Sea-Angling a try. We were very very happy with the outcome, and couldn't have spent our last Icelandic Dollars any better! My...More

Thank John R
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specialtoursiceland, Front Office Manager at Special Tours Sea Angling from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hello, and thank you for your kind review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us and will pass along the compliments to our boat crew. The Sea Angling tours are definitely staff favorites and we are already excited for...More

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ElectricMachete
3 June 2017|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your question! You are more than welcome to take your fish home with you to cook. You just need to let the crew know when you board the boat for your tour, and they are happy to accommodate :) Each... More
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kelseyrogo
22 May 2017|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello Kelsey, We apologize for the delayed response! Our whale watching tours can take up to 189 or 196 passengers depending on which boat you go out on. Sometimes we are fully booked, and sometimes we have 15-20 people on... More
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Lacy201
30 August 2016|
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Response from specialtoursiceland | Property representative |
Hello Lacy, We are not able to freeze and ship the fish home for you, but we do clean and prepare it on board before cooking it. You are more than welcome to take the fish home with you but you will need to make your own... More
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