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Solheimajokull Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing Day Tour from Reykjavik

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Journey to Iceland's South Coast and try ice climbing and glacier hiking with experienced guides. This day tour to Solheimajokull, the incredibly shrinking glacier, is definitely a must-do tour!

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Here is your chance to visit a glacier and not just any glacier, this trip will take you to the frozen glacial tongue that is Solheimajokull. It is a magnificent phenomenon, a rugged, raw and ever changing hub of ancient frozen water. Try ice climbing and glacier hiking with expert guides complete with all the safety equipment you will need.
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Due to construction activities in Reykjavik's city center, Bus Stop 04 - Tryggvagata is closed from 04 June to 30 September. Guests traveling within the affected dates are advised to join the tour from the nearest available bus stop. Please refer to the additional notes for a list of alternative pick-up locations near your hotel.
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  • 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 gear
Add-ons:
Ice Climbing Boots + USD 9.22
Ice Climbing Boots + USD 9.22
Waterproof Jacket + USD 9.22
Waterproof Jacket + USD 9.22
Waterproof Pants + USD 9.22
Waterproof Pants + USD 9.22
Package detail / Schedule
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  • 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, your guide will find an ice wall on the glacier and you can try your hand at ice climbing.
  • 19:30 Tour Ends in Reykjavík
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • 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: http://www.busstop.is/
    • Bus Stop 04 is closed for construction from June to September 2018. See the attached list of alternative pick-up locations near your hotel.
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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.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between the booking confirmation date to 08:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 10% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 08:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 10 - 10.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

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