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Nordurvangur 30, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
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Hiring Mike is the best decision you'll make!

One of the best decisions I made when planning this trip was to hire Mike. An American who has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pudiimom
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Incredible tour

The day we spent with Mike Kissane on the Golden Circle Tour was nothing short of incredible. Mike... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mcelroyclaudia
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Sacramento, California
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Private photography and site-seeing tours of Iceland by a certified professional guide and board-certified bio-photographer. Dual US-Icelandic citizen, Mike Kissane, serves small groups, couples and families with a personal touch and broad background, coming from over 30 years of living and traveling throughout Iceland and the world.
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Nordurvangur 30, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best decisions I made when planning this trip was to hire Mike. An American who has lived in Iceland for decades, Mike is extremely knowledgeable regarding the history, politics, geology, biology, language and mythology of Iceland.  Chatting with Mike as he drove...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The day we spent with Mike Kissane on the Golden Circle Tour was nothing short of incredible. Mike made sure we had time at every stop to take in the sights and never rushed us.He made a special stop for us to get up close...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were lucky enough to book Mike for four tours during our week in Iceland. We toured Western Iceland, the Golden Circle (the Secret Lagoon was our favorite stop!), South Iceland (the Myrdalsjökull glacier and the black sand beach were breathtaking!), and a Northern Lights...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent a marvelous and memorable day with Mike Kissane, the owner and operator of f-stop Tours. Mike knows Iceland, photography, and birds—and he brings to guiding a bird photographer like me all his experience and expertise, plus good humor and the...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Just completed a 1-day photo tour around Reykjavik with Mike. He is American, but has lived in Iceland for decades, and is a photographer and a certified tour guide. He is pleasant, very knowledgable about all of Iceland's history, geography and culture. He also knows...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

After teaching Njal's Saga throughout my career and having spent considerable time studying sagas in university, I needed to see the location to fill out my imagination. This was my first visit to Iceland, after all these years, and my husband and did not have...More

2  Thank Ariana R
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

My husband, son and I enjoyed a wonderfully relaxed and very informative private Golden Circle Tour with Mike. Communication was good and Mike collected us from the Cruise Port as arranged. His vehicle was comfortable and spacious. The tour felt very relaxed despite fitting in...More

1  Thank Janamann
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

My sister and I spent 1 1/2 days with Mike doing the Gold Circle Tour and Reykjanes Peninsula----Mike is a great guide with lots of information about the areas and very friendly and enjoyable to spend time with!!! We also did some birding with Mike...More

1  Thank Sharon F
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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Mike is a great tour guide with a fascinating Icelandic American perspective. Over two days, he took us to both famous and under-the-radar spots where I felt like a kid in a candy store with my camera and the most amazing sights to capture. Mike...More

1  Thank Brian W
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

Had a fantastic day today with mike from f stop tours. He was on time for our hotel pick up and took us on the golden circle tour. The weather wasn't fantastic...putting it mildly! But us englanders are hardy folk and nothing was going to...More

2  Thank bigtreez43
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