Vik Expeditions Leader, Davíð Geir Jonasson

Davíð Geir Jónasson

Decades of experience follows the owner of Vik Expeditions, Davíð Geir Jónasson. Born and raised in Iceland, he grew up with a never ending love and respect for all that the Icelandic nature has to offer.  Also checkout his journey in building @VikDreamHouse on Instagram.


Before creating this experience driven company, Davíð spent over 15+ years as a member of the Hjálparsveit skáta í Kópavogi SAR (Search and Rescue) team. Countless rescue missions throughout Iceland’s challenging weather and dynamic landscapes deepened his love of hiking, super jeep driving, and outdoor sports in general. At the same time, his day job was doing special effects for countless Hollywood films that came to Iceland. Read more about Who is Vik Expeditions!!  

What makes Vik Expeditions Different?

  1. Davíð the owner will always be involved in your journey in some way.
  2. Local to Vik, English speaking and first-aid trained guide.
  3. You’ll embark on experienced driven adventures which reaches further than other standard “tours.”
  4. Tiny groups (6 or less).
  5. While en-route to your locations you’ll learn about geology and listen to folklore stories.
  6. Although an Icelandic company, North American standards in service are upheld.
  7. Consistently maintained professional gear used.
  8. Respects and Protects Icelandic Nature promoting responsible and sustainable tourism.


15+ years and counting of experience in technical hiking, ice climbing, mountaineering, and super jeep driving.


Keeping safety as a #1 priority ensures you have a secure confident adventure!  …and not just “safety theatre” like others.

Local Guide

Being a local guide, allows Davíð and the Vik Expeditions team to share with you intimate area knowledge.

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