The Owners

     Jón Ingi Dardi

     Jón Kristinn Jónsson

The Office & Operation staff

Ívar

Lúðvík (Lúlli)

Hrafnhildur (Raven)

Magnea (Magga)

Our Driver Guides

   Ási

   Gunni

   Binni

   Heimir

   Ísak

   Unnur

   Sara

   Halli

   Snorri

   Kristinn

   Dagur

OUR HISTORY

AMAZING TOURS was founded in 2004 and boasts of decades of experience and passion for travel in Iceland. The company has developed fast with more and more options becoming available every year. We offer a variety of tours and sightseeing excursions, excellent buses, excellent tour driver guides as well as new and exciting adventure or incentive tours. Amazing Tours is a super jeep tour company that offers day tours, longer tours and private tours, mainly in South West Iceland. iDrive Iceland specializes in self drive tours in modified 38″ Toyota Hilux jeeps.

FAQ´S

Safety

In Iceland all itineraries are designed to be flexible taking weather conditions into account. We reserve the right to change your itinerary or cancel it with your safety in mind. At Amazing Tours your safety is our priority.

All adventure trips and outdoor activities are weather and condition dependent and we reserve the right to change your itinerary or cancel your trip with your safety in mind. Please keep in mind that the weather changes fast on our northern island and with it conditions change. Our guides are specially trained to deal with changing conditions and their number one priority is to make decisions with your safety in mind. Please be aware of this and respect your guides authority to do so. This is especially valid for winter travel in Iceland.

Assumed risk

Participants must be aware that all outdoor activities carry an inherit risk and are undertaken entirely at their own risk. Vikingtrails does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. Appropriate footwear and suitable outdoor clothing must be worn. We reserve the right to refuse participation to clients we believe are under the influence of alcohol or drugs, in such circumstances no refunds shall be given.Our guides reserve the right to refuse participation to any customer whose conduct or manner is likely to cause offense, upset or put other passengers in danger.

Minimum number of passengers

There is a minimum of 2 people for most of our trips, we usually run the trips on the guaranteed departure dates. If you are interested in some trips and are travelling solo we can put you on waiting list and contact you if more people book the trip.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

All trips are offered subject to our standard terms and conditions. Please review these terms and conditions carefully prior to completing your reservation. By payment of the deposit, you signify your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Prices & Reservations

Our prices are in ISK Icelandic Krona. To reserve your trip, we require a deposit of 20% of the trip cost. We reserve the right to increase the deposit amount for certain trips. The deposit payment can be made by wire transfer or credit card.

Cancellations & Refunds

We require written notification of cancellation from the traveler. Cancellation notifications received before final payment is due are subject to a cancellation fee equal to the deposit payments. Cancellation notifications received 2 weeks prior to travel dates are subject to a 90% cancellation fee. Cancellation notifications received within less than 2 weeks to travel dates are subject to a cancellation fee equal to 40% of the invoiced amount of the trip. No refunds are made for cancellations made less than 48 hours to travel dates. We make no exceptions to our cancellation policy for any reason and strongly recommend you purchase trip cancellation or interruption insurance to protect yourself from unexpected circumstances before or during your trip. We are not responsible for expenses incurred in preparation for or as a consequence of any cancelled trips, such as airline tickets. We recommend confirming your trip with us before making rail/air arrangements that might be non-refundable.

No Liability

Neither we, nor our directors, owners, employees, contractors and agents shall be responsible or liable for, and the traveler forever and unconditionally releases all of the foregoing persons and entities from and in respect of any personal injury, death, property damage, inconvenience, loss of time, delays, or any other loss or damage, direct or indirect, which the traveler or other persons accompanying the traveler or their property may suffer or sustain as a result of or arising from:

  • participating in the travel package and any events or activities in conjunction with the travel packages; or
  • failure on the traveler’s part to make timely payments to us or any other service provider; or
  • any act, omission or negligence of any direct air carrier, motor coach company, hotel or any other person or company providing any accommodation or event or activity or other goods and services in conjunction with the travel package; or
  • cancellation of flight or other travel arrangements; or
  • theft, accident or mechanical breakdown; or
  • weather or other forces of nature, government action, civil unrest, strikes, and any other causes beyond our control.

Responsibility

We will not assume responsibility for any company or person who fails to provide goods or services that have been contracted for any of its events and tours. In such case alternative goods or services will be sought on a best efforts basis but cannot be guaranteed.

Incidental Charges/Hotel Charges

Traveler agrees to be responsible for all incidental charges incurred in excess of those covered by the package and, if billed to us, such incidental charges are payable to us by the traveler on our demand. Incidental charges can include food, beverages, telephone and internet use, parking fees, and other hotel charges. All hotels require a credit card or deposit for incidental charges at time of check-in.

Credit Card Payments

Traveler’s authorization to use his credit card number for the deposit and/or final payments indicates traveler’s complete compliance with our booking terms and conditions. Verbal authorization of traveler’s credit card confirms traveler’s reservation.

Use of Photographs, Likenesses and Testimonials

In further consideration for participating in the trip, traveler agrees that we, or our designate, may use any photographic, video or film records of the trips for promotional and/or commercial purposes, without any remuneration to the traveler. The traveler assigns to us all right, title and interest traveler may have in or to any media in which traveler’s name or likeness might be used by us. Traveler agrees that we may use for promotional and/or commercial purposes without any remuneration to the traveler any testimonials the traveler may provide to us and for that purpose traveler assigns to us all rights to such testimonials.

Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of Iceland where applicable. Any disputes regarding these terms and conditions shall be resolved exclusively in Icelandic courts. Traveler has read, fully understands and agrees to be legally and contractually bound with Vikingtrails by these terms and conditions.

PRIVACY POLICY

Amazing Tours is firmly committed to protecting the privacy of our customers and visitors to our website and to protecting the security of the information from clients.

  • We collect personal information when you register for a trip quote or otherwise voluntarily provide such information to provide a better user experience.
  • We prevent unauthorized access, and we do not sell, rent, or loan our subscriber or customer lists to third parties for email marketing.
  • The personally identifiable information you provide to us for making a travel reservation is made available to the applicable hotel, airline or auto rental agency for the purpose of completing your reservation request.

Disclosure of your information

Amazing Tours is an Icelandic company and is subject to Icelandic laws. We may disclose personal information without the users permission to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the rights of others or protect anyone’s rights, to protect our guests, staff, associates or property (including this site).

Our privacy policy was last updated on February 1, 2016.