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Skaftafell Ice Caving & Glacier Hike

Skaftafell Ice Caving & Glacier Hike

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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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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.52
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$136.52
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Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour

Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour

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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. Glacial ice caves are created by rainfall and ice meltwater that carves tunnels beneath the glacier and are a must-see when visiting the south of Iceland during the winter months. 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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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

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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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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.49
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Vatnajökull Ice Climbing

Vatnajökull Ice Climbing

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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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$170.00
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$170.00
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike

Skaftafell Glacier Hike

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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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$210.00
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$210.00
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Small Group 4 Hour Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Walk

Small Group 4 Hour Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Walk

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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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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$129.57
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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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• 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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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$171.36
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$171.36

Iceland Glacier Walk

Iceland Glacier Walk

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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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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Glacier Discovery

Glacier Discovery

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The Glacier Discovery tour takes you on a journey towards a majestic glacier ice fall. After a short 4x4 super-jeep drive that brings us very close to the glacier, we will put our crampons on, arm ourselves with ice axes and start our hike up the glacier. The tour is designed for those looking for an in depth glacier hike in Iceland. During this glacier hike your guide will teach you about the geology, geography and history of the local area, as well as pointing out some of the fascinating features of the ice. The glacier surface and colour changes constantly depending on the time of year and features such as Moulins, glacier cones and crevasses come and go. The landscape is one of constant motion, but one thing never changes; what an incredible experience it is to go glacier hiking in Iceland.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$133.00
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Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Hike - Extra Small Group

Skaftafell Ice Cave and Glacier Hike - Extra Small Group

Smallest group size of all nearby operators - maximum 8 persons in a group. 4x4 transport - We drive as close as possible to the glacier in our modified Land Rover Defender. Certified guides - all our guides have a certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides).
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

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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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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$129.57
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$129.57
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Iceland Private Glacier Tour

Iceland Private Glacier Tour

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We take pride in offering the highest possible standard of experience here in Vatnajökull National Park which is why we specialise in private and custom expeditions. Private tours are the best tours, hands down. When taking a private tour we have complete flexibility to provide you with the exact experience that suits your style, on your clock. Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience.  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.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$270.00
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$270.00
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