A life long adventurer, TV personality, peacekeeper, public relations specialist and traveler of more than sixty countries, Teitur Torkelsson has followed his passion for creating adventures for people who want to experience solitude in the magnificent Icelandic nature through Polar Front Adventures.
Good, talented people who you can trust to lead private tours are hard to get, so Teitur began his journey as a tour guide on a full-time basis in 2013 with the goal of staying busy doing the best tours in the best country.
He was raised on farms in three different parts of Iceland and educated in Iceland, France, Japan, and the USA. He has worked in several countries around the world, and Teitur is extremely knowledgeable about world affairs and the nature, economy, culture, and history of Iceland.
Teitur holds degrees in Philosophy and Journalism from the University of Iceland and International Law and Security from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, USA. He is a Certified Glacier Guide, Wilderness First Responder, Sea Captain and Advanced Scuba Diver.