Solheimajokull Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing Day Tour from Reykjavik, Iceland tours & activities, fun things to do in Iceland | VELTRA

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Solheimajokull Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing Day Tour from Reykjavik

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Journey to Iceland's South Coast to try ice climbing and glacier hiking with experienced guides. Visit the frozen glacial tongue that is Solheimajokull and its ever changing frozen waters.

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Adult/Child (Age 14 & over)
USD 206.38
USD 206.38
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 10 - 10.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Glacier hike / Optional introduction to ice climbing / Glacier hiking gear
Ice Climbing Boots + USD 8.26
Ice Climbing Boots + USD 8.26
Waterproof Jacket + USD 8.26
Waterproof Jacket + USD 8.26
Waterproof Pants + USD 8.26
Waterproof Pants + USD 8.26
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 09:00-09:30 Pick-up at Designated Bus Stops or Specific Hotels in Central Reykjavík
  • Depart from Reykjavík
  • 11:30 Glacial Hike on Solheimajokull
    Explore the crevasse riddled outlet glacier with its amazing ice formations, sink holes and jagged ridges accompanied by an experienced glacier guide. Along the way, find an ice wall on the glacier and try your hand at ice climbing.
  • 19:30 Tour Ends in Reykjavík
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Participants' shoe size should be 35 (for the crampons; the metal spikes which are being attached to the soles of hiking shoes so you can walk at the glacier ice without slipping).
    • People 14 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Warm outdoor clothing
    • Waterproof jacket and pants
    • Head wear
    • Gloves
    • Hiking shoes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.
Additional Note(s)
    • Please check the details of the bus stops on the official site:
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Can I get dropped off at a different location?
  • Drop-off points are at either the same location as the tour pick-up or at the bus terminal. However, it is possible to drop you off at a different location within Reykjavik if you let the driver know about your request on the day itself.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 206.38
USD 206.38

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(4.75/5.00) 4.75 / 5
(4 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 10 - 10.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily


I booked this only 2 days in advance with the optional climbing boots add-on as I had only brought runners for my explorations around Europe. So I was nervous that everything would be registered and ...more
Glacier hiking is one of the best things you can do in Iceland. This tour turned to be one of my favorite experiences in Iceland, perfectly organised from the start until our return to Reykjavik. The ...more
USD 206.38
USD 206.38
4.75 / 5
Solheimajokull Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing Day Tour from Reykjavik