Glacier Hike from Reykjavik

Join us on one of Iceland’s most popular day trip along the south coast of Iceland. The tour starts with a pickup from Reykjavík and takes you on a spectacular guided trip along rivers, waterfalls and volcanoes with a final destination of Sólheimajökull outlet glacier. A 2,5-3 hour scenic glacier-hiking trip takes you along the riddles of the glacial wonder world. Experience the effects of climate change first hand on this fun and exciting tour that no one should miss out on while in Iceland.

Overview

Map for Glacier Hike from Reykjavik tour
  • Duration:10 hours
  • Season:All year
  • Operates:Daily
  • Departure times:08:00
  • Price:Adult:29990 ISK
     Age 10-18:29990 ISK
  • Tour ID:DT107

Included

  • Certified glacier guide
  • Rain-gear
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Private transfer. For hotels located in the city center, pick up and drop off is at special bus stops near the hotels.
  • Technical glacier equipment.

Itinerary


We pick you up at 08:00 in the morning at your hotel, please note that it can take 20-30 minutes to pick everyone up. We drive along the south coast for about 2 hours, making one stop mid way where you can buy lunch and use rest rooms. At 10:45 we arrive at the Sólheimajökull parking lot where we gear up and start the hike to the glacier. We spend the day hiking throughout the glacier and exploring crevasses and swell holes. After about 2,5-3 hours on the ice we make our way back to the parking lot. From there we have a 15 min. drive to Skógarfoss where we make a short scenic stop where you can take in the magnificent view of the waterfall. After the waterfall we drive back to Reykjavík aiming to be at your hotel between 17:00 and 18:00.

Other Information

What to bring:
Personal outdoor clothing
Gloves
Hat
Lunch
Water bottle
Small backpack.

Minimum age: 10 Years

The tour is not available:
December 24
December 25
December 31
January 01

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