Bakkaflöt is 30 years old!
Bakkaflöt is a family-run company that has years of experience in the field of tourism.


2 New cabins for 2017


For this season we are adding two new cabins for 2 and 3 people:)

Landsmot 2016


We are going to offer shuttle from Hólar on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8.30 in Extreme and Family rafting tours :) East Glacial River with shuttle 25900isk West Glacial River with shuttle 1490...

The Goose Hunting in Iceland


Winter is back


Southwest 5-13 m/s and rain or drizzle in most parts of the country. Temperature 3 to 8 degrees C. Northeast strong gale wind with snow in the Westfjords over night. Increasing northerly wind elsewher...

Acticity in Skagafjörður


We are going to start Rafting in West Glacial river 5 of May 16 and in East Glacial river in begin og June.



Book your white water adventure 2016 now in one of the best river in Europe:)

Winter tours


Bakkaflöt Travel Service offers private tours during the winter. Popular destinations include: Mývatn, Dimmuborgir, Dettifoss, Húsavík, Akureyri, Siglufjörður, Hólar and Hvítserkur. Northern Iceland i...

Northern lights


It looks like it will be nice view 30 and 31 of Desember:)

Sit On Top


2016 are we going to offer new activity that is Sit on top kayak trip down Svartá River:)

River rafting in Iceland 2016


Book your white water adventure now:) We open 15 of May until end of September:) Accommodation, camping, hot tubs, bar and restaurant on the same place:) raftinginiceland #Adventure #Northiceland #ac...

Sit On Top Kayaking


Sit On Top Kayaking down Svartá river is good fun:) When are you going to tray ?

Nice Water level in the rivers:)


Trips every day in East and West Glacial rivers:I

Activity for your family


Enjoy a trip through the magnificent West Glacial canyon. This trip is ideal for those who want to enjoy a relaxing trip and take in some breathtaking scenery. For family rafting the West is the best....

Daily River Rafting trips


Now is high season here in North Iceland. We offer family and extreme white water rafting trips every day the whole summer. Book now your white water adventure witch you will never forget:) bakkaflot@...

Rafting in Iceland


River rafting near Akureyri. Family and Extreme rafting trips:)

Now you can book your river rafting tour in our wepside


Now you can book your River rafting adventure in our Website. We look forward to see you this summer :)

Shuttle from Akureyri 2015


This season are we going to offer Shuttle from Akureyri from 22 of June until 20 of August. It will be available to go in West at 10.00 and East at 9.00. We look forward to be busy in the rivers the h...

Trips 2015


The first trip in West is now 8 of may and we will start in East after 15 of may. Trips will be every day at 10.00 and 14.00 in West and 9.00 and 15.00 in East. We look forward to see you :)

Visit North Iceland


Book accommodation 2015 and you will get 10% discount of River rafting adventure with us:) We look forward to here from you:)

Visit North Iceland 2015


Visit North Iceland 2015. We will take care of your tour just send us a email

Book your River rafting Adventure 2015


It is now a lot of snow here in North Iceland and we look forward to the season. We open 15 of may until 30 of September Send us a email if you want to book you tour in East or West glacial river:)

Volcanic in Holuhraun


Another Valcanic and now in Holuhraun. More photos on this link.

Volcanic in North Iceland


Scient­ists from the Icelandic Earth Science Institu­te, the Icelandic Meteorological Office and representati­ves from the Depart­ment of Civil Protecti­on and Emer­gency Mana­gement were on a flig­ht...

Drilling for more hot water


Now we are drilling for more hot water but the water witch we have all reddy is about 51°C and 2,5 liters per secount but now we hop we will get more this time:)

One nice photo from yesterday:)


It is still alot of water in East glacial river and so much fun. We look forward to see you :)



Our resturant is open all eavnings from 18.00 - 21.00 1-3 course evening meals featuring homemade dishes using local fresh produce. Breakfast from 8.00 to 10.00 am. We look forward to see you :)

Weather news


It can be allots of water next days :)

Now is the main rafting season with a lot of water:)


Come and tray one of the best river rafting rivers in Europe this summer. The East Glacial river has a reputation of being one of the most exciting rivers in Europe. We guarantee you will have a grea...

Northern Iceland one of the Top 10 European destinations 2013


You will find northern Iceland on Lonely Planet's latest list of top 10 European destinations for summer 2013. Well, this if of course no surprise for us here in the north! They say we have got here ...

Wintertime in north!


Now is a lots of snow around Bakkaflöt and in Skagafjörður. Now is a good time to go north to go skiing or see the Northern Lights. Last weekends have been a lots of ptarmigan hunters who have stayed ...

Westnorden Travel Mart 2012


Bakkaflöt went to the Westnorden Travel Mart in last week.

New website


##We have just opened a new website for Bakkaflöt! Now we have a new webpage and it would be great to get tips if you see something we could do better. We hope you like it!