Hvita River: River Rafting Adventure

4.8 / 5

17 Reviews

Hvita River: River Rafting Adventure

From US$ 122.03 per person

Enjoy a day of river rafting fun while exploring the Hvítá River in Southern Iceland. Discover the picturesque canyons of Brúarhlöð and relax in the sauna after your trip.

About this activity

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Small group
Limited to 12 participants
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Duration: 4 - 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Pickup from authorized locations in the downtown Reykjavik area. Pickup starts at 11:30 AM and it can take up to 30 minutes for the driver to arrive.


  • Enjoy a day of rafting fun on the Hvítá River
  • Raft a 7 km stretch of the river through the Brúarhlöð Canyon
  • Enjoy a sauna after your trip
Full description
Just a short skip from Reykjavík, the beautiful Hvítá River carries the runoff of the mighty Langjökull glacier on its twisting journey to Iceland's south coast. This rafting trip has grown to become Iceland's most popular adventure activity. Featuring a balanced blend of wilderness serenity and exciting rapids, a rafting trip down the Hvítá is guaranteed to charm and impress you. On this trip you’ll raft a 7 km stretch of the river through the scenic canyons of Brúarhlöð. You’ll have the opportunity to jump from volcanic cliffs into the refreshing glacial waters. Warm up with a relaxing sauna after your tour.
  • River rafting on the Hvítá River
  • Shower and sauna facilities
  • Food & drinks (BBQ lunch/dinner must be pre-booked, 3.490 ISK per person)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 11 years

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Meeting point

Drumboddsstaðir Rafting base camp. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Rain gear

Know before you go

  • The minimum age for rafting is 11 years
  • No experience of river rafting is required
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 17 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.7 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.2 / 5
  • Safety
    4.9 / 5
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Supers guides. Excellent moment.

June 17, 2019

great guide, great location and all rafting equipment is included. A must for anyone who wants to try river rafting for the first time!

June 16, 2019

fun guide and good company

June 10, 2019

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Product ID: 26295