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  1. Iceland
  2. Selfoss
  3. Golden Circle

Jet Boat Whitewater Action Adventure

Product ID: 147207
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Experience an amazing jet boat adventure on the Hvita River. See the magnificent Gullfoss Canyon as you soar over the river and feel the thrill of Hvita's rapids. Feel your adrenaline kick in at full throttle!
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience a thrilling jet boat ride
  • Enjoy stunning views of the Gullfoss Canyon
  • Get your adrenaline pumping as you fly over turbulent whitewater
Full description
Your jet boat adventure starts from Drumboddsstadir base camp, located just off the famous Golden Circle, where you will meet your professional jet boat guide and gear up for your whitewater adventure. Once suited up you will head towards the phenomenal Hvita River. 

Now for the ride! Once your guide hits high gear you will feel the thrill of riding through the rugged Canyon of Gullfoss. Take in the views as you ride Hvita's rapids and see the magnificent canyon from a whole new angle. The ride itself takes approximately 40 minutes, giving you plenty of time to drink in the stunning surroundings of the canyon. 

After your jet boat ride, you will return back to the base camp where you can relax and enjoy the facilities. At Drumboddsstadir Base Camp there is a restaurant, a bar and a sauna. What better way to end your whitewater adventure than having a good meal, enjoying a drink at the bar, or relaxing in the sauna.
  • Professional jet boat guide
  • Small group guarantee
  • Waterproof suit, gloves and safety equipment
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transfer from Reykjavik

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Meeting point

Drumboddsstadir Base Camp

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Important information
Know before you go
If you wear glasses they will fit under the goggles we provide. If you are pregnant we do not recommend that you join the Jet Boat Tour. It is, also, not recommend that people heavier than 130kg participate.

This is the only whitewater jet boat experience in Iceland, the company follows the highest international safety standards applicable to commercial jet boating operations. The clothing we provide will keep you warm and dry, so there is no need to bring a change of clothes.

What to bring: warm outdoor layers, scarves and hiking shoes. If you intend to enjoy the free sauna facilities at Drumbó remember your bathing suit and a towel. All other equipment is provided including waterproof suit, helmet, goggles, gloves and a lifejacket.

This tour is a meet us on location only. Pick-up from Reykjavik is not offered. Customers will have to make their own way to Drumboddsstadir Base Camp. Please arrive no later than 15 minutes prior to your tour departure.
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Arctic Adventures

Product ID: 147207