Glacier explore in Iceland

Come and experience the wonders of Vatnajökull glacier, Europe's largest ice cap.

The journey is history related where you get an insight into the surrounding areas history, spanning from the country's settlement until today.

 

TGlacial_tours_South_Iceland_2he tour can take between 3 - 4 hours ( 2 – 2,5 hours on the glacier), the meeting point is at  Þórbergssetur museum next to Hali farm (Höfn 67 km, Vagnsstaðir 15 km, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon 15 km).

 

Departure every day at 10:00 and 14:00.

 

Minimum age is 10 years old (or shoe size 36 European size / US 4).

 

Difficulty level is moderate.


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Quick Facts

Departure:
Available all year.
Departure time is at 10:00 and 14:00,
from Þórbergssetur museum next to Hali farm (Höfn 67 km, Vagnsstaðir 15 km, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon 15 km). 


Price 2014:
12.500 ISK per person. 
 
Duration:
The tour can take between 3 - 4 hours ( 2 – 2,5 hours on the glacier).

 

Includes:

Crampons, harness, helmet and an ice axe.


Needed equipment:
Hiking boots and clothing based on weather, it is also recommended that a camera is brought along for the tour.

 

 

How to book

This tour can be booked upon arrival in our Reykjavík hostels or by sending an e-mail to tours@hostel.is

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