Private Superjeep Tours in Iceland
In fall 2021, tour guide and traveler, Magnús Thoroddsen bought a stock 2021 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. It was then completely modified to suit the difficult terrain of Iceland. We offer private day tours from Reykjavik and surroundings. We aim to offer the best.
Most popular tours are
-South coast + Ice cave/Glacier Hike
-Golden Circle + Snowmobiling
For booking inquiries contact us through:
info (at) k.is
or call +354 664 3511
Our car has 4 passenger seats and 2 extra seats in the third row. The 2 extra seats are really only suitable for kids.
A little bit about Magnús the guide. Magnús has been working as a guide for 8 years and the last 5 of them focusing on superjeep driving, hiking, snowmobiling, glacier hiking, ice caves and more. Magnús has a diploma from the film school of Iceland and has produced two indipendent feature films. He is close to finishing a master liscense for ships up to 147 feet. He has interests in studdying about technology, languages and people. He has a passion for traveling and showing people Iceland.
Here you can read the full story of the car:
It has the bigger tiers for better traction on snow and increased comfort on gravel and rock.
The modifications were done by the professionals at Arctic Trucks in Iceland. First of: to get the big tires to fit under the car a lot of work had to be done. Lift, move the rear axel back, and more. Here are some of the other modifications that were done.
The engine is still the stock, Engine 2.8L 4cylinder turbo-disel, that came in 2021. We modified many things and here we go over the important ones:
Tires: 40" 40x13,5R17 ProComp Xtreme with added winter spikes
Suspension: OME BP-51
Lockers: Front and rear powered by a small ARB airpump
Extra light: 4x ARB Night Hawk 9" Led
Topbox made by Prófílstál ehf in Iceland
Communication and navigation:
Garmin GPS unit
Tetra GSM radio