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Iceland Vatnajokull Glacier Hiking Tour from Skaftafell National Park

Glacier Tour, Iceland

Explore the icy wonders of Virkisjokull as you hike up its frozen tracks with an expert guide. Witness the amazing ice formations of Falljokull and take in the scenic view of surrounding mountains such as Hvannadalshnukur, Iceland's highest summit!

  • Glacier Tour, Iceland
  • Glacier Tour, Iceland
  • Glacier Hiking, Iceland
  • Glacier Hiking, Iceland
  • Glacier Hiking, Iceland
  • Glacier Hiking, Iceland
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Adult (Age 16 & over)
USD 78.30
USD 78.30
Child (Age 10-15)
USD 58.73
USD 58.73
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 16 & over)
USD 78.30
USD 78.30
Child (Age 10-15)
USD 58.73
USD 58.73
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Glacier gear / Safety equipment
Add-ons:
Hiking Boots + USD 7.26
Hiking Boots + USD 7.26
Waterproof Jacket + USD 7.26
Waterproof Jacket + USD 7.26
Waterproof Pants + USD 7.26
Waterproof Pants + USD 7.26
Package detail / Schedule
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Starting time: 10:00 - 16:30 (Show details)
Starting time: 10:00 11:20 12:00 13:00 14:20 14:40 15:30 16:30 (Hide details)
  • 07:45 Check in at Skaftafell Booking Center
  • 08:00 Scenic Bus Tour (15 minutes)
    Glacier Tour, Iceland Ride from the Skaftafell National Park to the Virkisjokull glacier and have a glimpse of the impressive mountains lined up along the edge of Vatnajokull.
  • Falljokull Hike (30 minutes)
    Glacier Tour, Iceland Enjoy the view of stunning glaciers surrounding Falljokull as you hike up the mountain. See Iceland's highest summit, Hvannadalshnukur, which stands at 6,921 feet tall!
  • Virkisjokull Hike (1 hour)
    Glacier Hiking, Iceland Have a captivating retreat with this icy hiking experience. Discover the unique features of each path as you go through the easy trails of the Falljokull and Virkisjokull glaciers. Strap on the crampons, climb the slopes and gaze upon the fascinating ice formations as you go through the glaciers.
  • 11:30 End of Tour
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Children 8 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • The weather in Iceland is unpredictable. It is recommended to dress in 3 or 4 layers. You may wear a light t-shirt (preferably wool), then a fleece or heavy wool garment, topped off with a waterproof windbreaker.

      Jeans are not recommended. Lightweight hiking pants, track pants or long cotton pants are ideal and then waterproof pants over them.
    • Lunch
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Gloves
    • Hiking shoes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.
Additional Note(s)
    • The tour will visit either the Falljokull glacier or the Svinafellsjokull glacier depending on the season and current conditions.
    • Travel insurance is recommended.
    • This small group tour operates with a maximum of 15 participants per guide.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 78.30
USD 78.30

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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(2 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Good
Good experience and nice Guide! Good And the guide was really kind and friendly during adventure ! I love this experience really much!