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Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$88.25
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$88.25
The Vatnajökull glacier ranks among Iceland’s top natural attractions, but exploring the icy terrain without a guide is dangerous. On this half-day tour, delve into the Skaftafell National Park with a certified guide and discover a world of ice formations and deep crevasses. With all the necessary safety equipment included, enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
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* A traveler said: "The guides were very helpful with getting the equipment on us and going over safety guidelines. The guide Sam was an amazing and knowledgeable person and did a magnificent job explaining things to us about the glacier and was also very helpful and patient with the group! Doing a glacier walk almost seems mandatory if you're visiting Iceland!"


Skaftafell Ice Caving & Glacier Hike

Skaftafell Ice Caving & Glacier Hike

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.03
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$124.03
Head out on a thrilling ice adventure to the Skaftafell Ice Cave from Hofn. Traverse Europe’s largest glacier, and Iceland’s highest mountain range, to reach the entrance of the ice cave. Admire the beauty of the natural landmarks with its blue walls and ice formations as you venture inside the cave with your guide and ice picking equipment.
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* A traveler said: "Awesome hike onto the glacier and into the ice cave. Ryan, from Omaha, was a terrific guide. Also a great photographer for the group. He was very knowledgeable about the history of the glacier and the ice cave formations. And he is very friendly and overall it was a great experience. Definitely a must if you’re traveling to Iceland."


Glacier Hike from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group
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Glacier Hike from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.00
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$97.00
Many glacier tours in Vatnajökull National Park require travelers to walk from the parking lot to the glacier terminus, eating into their time on the ice. On this tour, maximize your time on Falljökull glacier by traveling as near as possible in a four-wheel-drive vehicle. Explore moulins, crevasses, and other formations in the company of an Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides-certified guide.
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* A traveler said: "The glacier was incredible and the small group size was nice. The guide Franziska was super knowledgeable and patient. Had a great experience"


Small-Group 3.5 Hour Blue Ice Experience in Vatnajökull National Park

Small-Group 3.5 Hour Blue Ice Experience in Vatnajökull National Park

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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$106.00
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$106.00
The Skaftafell-Vatnajökull National Park is home to Europe’s largest glacier and the icy landscapes offer a dramatic backdrop for a hiking adventure. This guided glacier hike across Falljökull Glacier ensures a personalized experience, with a small group of up to 15 participants, and full instruction provided.
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* A traveler said: "Very well organised and with enough time to enjoy the ice but not getting worried or tired. You can experience the ice in front of the big crevasses. It was just nice and cool."


Glacier Encounter in Iceland
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Glacier Encounter in Iceland

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.00
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$84.00
Iceland’s mighty glaciers boast some of the country’s most impressive scenery, but their isolated locations and icy terrain make exploring a challenge. On this beginner-level morning or afternoon hike, explore glacial landscapes around Falljökull with your guide. With safety equipment included, admire unrivaled views over the frozen wilderness.
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* A traveler said: "Great hike, the guide was really knowledgeable and we got to experience the different terrains. It was a highlight of our trip for sure. Two issues though, with Viator, not the local tour company: first, not sure this should be rated as easy, as it can be quite challenging at times; second, the time was wrong, this started at 1030, not 930."


Skaftafell Adventure Tour - 5-Hour Expedition
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Skaftafell Adventure Tour - 5-Hour Expedition

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$127.61
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$127.61
Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Iceland's Skaftafell National Park on this extended glacier hiking tour, which allows more time on this glacier than most other tours. As you hike over the ice, past deep crevasses, pale moulins, and ice sculptures, and take in panoramic views over the park, your guide shares insights into glaciers, how they are formed and impacted by climate change. Includes all necessary safety gear.
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* A traveler said: "Boris was a great guide. Explained everything asked in full detailed. It was a great experience overall"


Skaftafell Ice Climbing & Glacier Hike
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Skaftafell Ice Climbing & Glacier Hike

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$163.38
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$163.38
Hike along the Svínafellsjökull Glacier and climb a blue ice wall on this half-day experience from Skaftafell. Suitable for beginners, the hike combines expert tuition and safety briefings with spectacular mountain scenery. Take in the glacial sights as you climb and hike, and learn about the ice formations as you go. Even better, all equipment is included, so you don't need to bring a thing.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide was just wonderful. Her spirit was contagious and it was obvious how experienced she was. Couldn't have asked for a better experience, would highly recommend."


5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.00
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$146.00
The Svínafellsjökull glacier is part of Europe’s largest glacier and the icy landscapes offer a dramatic backdrop for a hiking adventure. This morning or afternoon guided glacier hike in the Skaftafell-Vatnajökull National Park ensures a personalized experience, with a small group of up to eight participants, and full instruction provided.
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Half-Day Vatnajokull Glacier Small Group Tour from Skaftafell
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Half-Day Vatnajokull Glacier Small Group Tour from Skaftafell

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$130.00
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$130.00
• Certified guides Our guides have certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides). • Small groups The group size for our trips never exceeds 8 people. • 4x4 drive We will drive you all the way to the glacier. That means more time we can spend on ice. • Evening departure (June - August) If you want to avoid the crowds join us for our evening tour and enjoy the complete silence.
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* A traveler said: "We took the 1/2 day Vatnajokull Glacier Small Group Tour from Skaftafell. What an amazing experience. The owner-guide was organized, friendly, knowledgeable and entertaining. It really was one of the highlights of our 2 weeks in Iceland. DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS EXPERIENCE! Joanna and Michael-Philadelphia, PA-USA"


Small Group Glacier Wonders Adventure From Skaftafell

Small Group Glacier Wonders Adventure From Skaftafell

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.41
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$95.41
Discover one of the gems of southern Iceland on this glacier hike in Skaftafell National Park. Head from Skaftafell to the edge of the spectacular Vatnajokull glacier. Learn how to use your climbing equipment, then hike out through the glacier valley and up onto the ice. Follow your guide on a route past open crevasses and frozen ice-caves, and admire breathtaking views over the landscape beyond. During your family-friendly trip, learn how glaciers are formed and marvel at the scale of the mighty glacier.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide , Barbara, show us a wonderfall face of à glacier . We walk on the ice during more than two hours and this expérience was fantastic. We discover also how a glacier can be dangerous and brittle in the same time."


Ice Cave Tour

Ice Cave Tour

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$148.00
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$148.00
Capture gorgeous photos of one of earth’s most remarkable phenomena: the blue ice caves of Vatnajökull National Park. Exploring in a group no larger than 13, with a guide and a helmet for safety’s sake, travel from Jökulsárlón to the cave in a rugged 4WD, then explore the eerie underground landscapes. Choose between a range of departure times to suit your schedule and the daylight.
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Vatnajokull Small Group Glacier Hike From Skaftafell
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Vatnajokull Small Group Glacier Hike From Skaftafell

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.15
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$137.15
Trek deep into the Skaftafell National Park and marvel at Iceland’s beauty on this adventurous 5-hour glacier hike. Travel by bus into the Skaftafell National Park as a guide sheds light on the region’s geology. Pull on your hiking gear and head along rugged trails to the tongue of the Virkisjökull Glacier — widely considered the park’s most impressive feature. Along the way, discover the crevasses, ice caves and waterfalls for which the region is famous and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
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* A traveler said: "Highly highly recommended. It is/was everything and more I expected. Ask for Aaron from the UK to be your tour guide!!!"


Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour
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Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour

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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$385.00
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$385.00
A challenging and wild adventure, the Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour will lead you deep into a remote glacier valley that is rarely visited by others. The 7.5Km hike is long and requires a good fitness ability level and for active and adventurous people it provides an exhilarating journey up to an impressive cave that lies right beneath the thick glacier ice. During the hike we have to use ropes for safety and the tour participants will be in situations which will include exposure to heights. Included in the journey to and from the ice cave you will experience the ever-changing glacier to explore features such as deep blue crevasses, towering ice seracs and panoramic view points. Whilst walking at a steady pace you will eventually complete a loop on the ice and then safely return to the parking lot. All necessary safety equipment is provided, including a helmet, harness and crampons.
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* A traveler said: "We had an amazing experience climbing the glacier with our two guides. They spend more time than expected to be sure that we saw everything, they were really careful and professionnal. We also hat the opportunity to listen to some nice Icelandic stories and environmental facts. We highly recommend this tour. It was the highlight of our 10 days trip!"


Small Group Glacier Hiking & Ice Caving Tour Inside Vatnajokull Glacier
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Small Group Glacier Hiking & Ice Caving Tour Inside Vatnajokull Glacier

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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.22
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$125.22
The Vatnajökull glacier is widely considered the jewel in Skaftafell National Park’s crown, but the icy terrain holds hidden dangers. On this ice-caving tour, hike around and beneath the Vatnajökull glacier with your certified guide, and explore millions of years of natural geology. With crampons and safety equipment included, enjoy uninterrupted views over the icy landscapes for which Iceland is famous.
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* A traveler said: "was really amazing. but if you just want to enjoy with not too much walk. you should not. but anyway highly recommended."


Small Group 5 Hour Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Walk
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Small Group 5 Hour Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Walk

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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.00
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$146.00
Ice caves are the hidden gems inside Iceland’s stunning glaciers. During this tour, your guide will lead you on a glacier walk and into an ice cave that features glistening walls, vivid blue colors & a tranquil environment. A once in a lifetime opportunity you should not miss when in Iceland.
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Small Group Day Tour to Lakagigar by Super Jeep from Klaustur

Small Group Day Tour to Lakagigar by Super Jeep from Klaustur

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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$282.64
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$282.64
The Laki Craters are famous for their beauty, but getting there is famously difficult. A guided Jeep tour makes it possible to see the craters safely, with all transportation provided by specialty Jeeps engineered for Iceland’s rugged environment. After a hike through the glaciers, continue on a second hike to the  Tjarnargígur pond crater, explore hidden waterfalls, and visit the beautiful Fjadrargljufur Canyon before returning to your Kirkjubæjarklaustur hotel.
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Half-Day Glacier and Ice Cave Hike + Photo Package

Half-Day Glacier and Ice Cave Hike + Photo Package

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$323.19
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$323.19
We are the only glacier tour company in Iceland to give you a professional photo package with your tour.
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike

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14
  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$230.00
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$230.00
Gigantic rivers of ice are constantly pouring down from Iceland's largest volcanoes, flowing almost the entire way out to the ocean below. These powerful forces of nature have built and shaped the land within and around Vatnajökull National Park, subsequently creating formations that are unique only to this part of the world. With safety as the highest priority at all times, Glacier and Volcano Expeditions always endeavour to take their guests to the most interesting, beautiful and photogenic locations whilst also being on the lookout for new features that the glacier regularly creates. This is all part of the fun! Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience. 
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Exclusive Ice Cave and Glacier Hike - Extra Small Group

Exclusive Ice Cave and Glacier Hike - Extra Small Group

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$171.36
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$171.36
• Certified guides Our guides have certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides). • Small groups The group size for this tour never exceeds 6 people. • Exclusive cave The cave we visit is too far away for the big crowds, enjoy the crystal blue cave for yourself. • 4x4 drive We will drive you all the way to the glacier. That means more time we can spend on ice.
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Iceland Glacier Walk

Iceland Glacier Walk

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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$190.00
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$190.00
Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience.  Gigantic rivers of ice are constantly pouring down from the Vatnajökull ice cap, flowing almost the entire way out to the ocean below. These powerful forces of nature have built and shaped the land within Vatnajökull National Park, subsequently creating formations that are unique only to this part of the world. Blue ice, green moss, volcanic rocks and pure drinking water. This is what the Iceland Glacier Walk is all about and what you will experience when you visit the glacier on a Iceland Glacier Walk with us. With safety as the highest priority at all times Glacier and Volcano Expeditions always endeavour to take their guests to the most interesting, beautiful and photogenic locations whilst also being on the lookout for new features that the glacier creates regularly. This is all part of the fun!
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* A traveler said: "We had an AMAZING time. The hike was beautiful. Our guide was fantastic. She helped make sure that we were comfortable with the gear. She also gave a great mixture of Icelandic history and facts about glaciers. We want to come back and do more experiences with their company."


Evening Glacier Walk from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

Evening Glacier Walk from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.28
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$87.28
• Certified guides Our guides have certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides). • Small groups The group size for our trips never exceeds 8 people. • 4x4 drive We will drive you all the way to the glacier. That means more time we can spend on ice. • Evening departure (June - August) If you want to avoid the crowds join us for our evening tour and enjoy the complete silence.
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Glacier Hike and Kayaking Combination
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Glacier Hike and Kayaking Combination

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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$380.29
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$380.29
The ultimate adventure! Hike to a glacier lagoon, paddle across the glacier lake and hike up onto the glacier ice! You will be led on a scenic trail to a glacier lagoon where you will have the opportunity to paddle in your own single person boat as you are guided across the lake to the front of the glacier, where you will continue to hike up and onto the ice! The Glacier Hike and Kayaking combination is our most adventurous and rewarding tour. It is also rather challenging as it is 7 hours long and is recommended for people that exercise on a relatively regular basis and have no major pre existing medical conditions. This tour is a true wilderness style experience and one that we love to guide! You will also have the opportunity to try ice climbing on this adventure if you would like to make this outstanding adventure even more adventurous!
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* A traveler said: "Fun excursion of kayaking up a glacial river and in a lagoon amongst the icebergs and then hiking up a glacier. We had the place to ourselves. The views all along the way were amazing. The guides were knowledgeable and kept us safe."


Ultimate Sightseeing Flight from Skaftafell

Ultimate Sightseeing Flight from Skaftafell

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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$546.20
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$546.20
Embark on a photogenic aerial tour Landmannalaugar, Vatnajökull glacier, Grímsvötn eruption site, Lakagígar and more. Go over the flight plan with your pilot, and take off over the area, observing the steam blowing from the lake on top of the glacier, massive volcanic craters, countless mountains and valleys, and Iceland’s Highlands.
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Vatnajökull Ice Climbing

Vatnajökull Ice Climbing

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6
  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$289.00
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$289.00
If you are an adventurous person looking for a challenge, ice climbing on a glacier is definitely worth experiencing! Climbing up blue glacial ice is a unique and surreal feeling that is easily achievable here in Southern Iceland. Safety is our highest priority at all times so we will ensure that all risks are mitigated as well as providing you with an exhilarating experience. Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience. 
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* A traveler said: "Fantastic experience! Best thing I done visiting Iceland! We’re very friendly and I felt very comfortable and safe"


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