From € 396

Wildlife and Arctic Foxes at Hornstrandir

By Borea Adventures
Available from 06/02/2024
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  • Take a charming boat trip to Hornstrandir through majestic scenery
  • Hike in the nature of Hornstrandir whilst enjoying the beautiful scenery and spotting the elusive Arctic Foxes
  • Guide, lunch, dinner at farmhouse, and ferry transfers included

Tour departs from

ísafjördur

Duration

10 hours

Available

June - September

Pick up / meeting point

Mávagarðsbryggja, Ísafjörður 400, Ísafjarðarbær, IS

Languages

English

Difficulty

2 (Easy)

Season

Summer
Autumn

Overview

Hornstrandir Nature Reserve is one of the few places in the world where the Arctic Fox can raise its young without fear of being prey to hunters. On this tour, we meet the friendly foxes up close and personal as they are more inclined to allow us to get closer.

What's included?

Boat ride to and from Kvíar in Hornstrandir

Guided hike and exploration of the surroundings

Opportunity to see Arctic foxes in their natural habitat

Home-cooked dinner in a historical farmhouse

Travel to and from Ísafjörður prior to and after the trip

Personal medical insurance

Personal equipment and clothing

What to expect?

Good to know

Min./max particpants: 2-10 people.

Please note that this itinerary is subject to change based on weather conditions and the group's ability.

What to bring

  • Warm outdoor clothing (Avoid cotton as it takes long to dry when wet)

  • Waterproof jacket and pants

  • Waterproof high-top hiking boots offering ankle support

  • Hat and gloves, Sunhat, sunglasses and sunscreen

  • Small backpack and a water bottle

  • Light snacks

  • Camera