Backpacking Tours

Iceland backpacking is like no other backpacking on the planet. Here you can see more different types of natural phenomena than anywhere else. Depending on the Iceland backpacking tour you choose, you may hike on, over and around volcanoes, glaciers, fjords, canyons, lava fields, craters, lakes and more. Iceland's variety is incomparable and Icelandic Mountain Guides has the experience to take you to the best of what Iceland has to offer. More information about Backpacking Tours

Check out the tours - each one includes a day to day itinerary.

Summer

Núpsstaðarskógar Skaftafell - IMG41

From the birch woods of Núpastaðaskógar this tour ties together the southern attractions of Vatnajökull National Park. Hike along canyons, and glaciers, through an untouched wilderness to Skaftafell.

Price from:
119.000 ISK

Summer

The Rivers and Glaciers of Vatnajökull - IMG40

Along with the Núpsstaðarskótar-Skaftafell tour this is an Icelandic Mountain Guides great classic! Hike from the lava fields of Laki and the rivers that surge from underneath Vatnajökull glavier over to the birch woods of Núpstaðarskogar.

Price from:
119.000 ISK

Summer

Hornstrandir Hike - IMG447

Rugged mountains and endless number of jagged cliffs shaped by weather and wind are what distinguishes the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve in the northern part of the Westfjords.

Price from:
179.000 ISK

Summer

Backpacking along Vatnajökull Combination - IMG42

Combine the Backpacking along Vatnajökull Glacier tour with Núpstaðaskógur - Skaftafell for an outstanding 9 day backcountry backpacking tour!

Price from:
209.440 ISK

Summer

Coast to Coast - The Iceland Traverse - IMG43

The ultimate backpacking expedition across Iceland! From Ábyrgi in the North to the black beach of Vík through the center of the Icelandic highlands. Travel this challenging route with our expert guide!

Price from:
769.000 ISK

Summer

Ásbyrgi to Mývatn - IMG44

Five Day Backpack Tour - Canyons and lava fields.

Price from:
160.000 ISK

Summer

Mývatn - Askja - IMG45

Five-Day Backpacking Tour - The Askja trail.

Price from:
205.000 ISK

Summer

Askja to Nýidalur - IMG46

Six-Day Backpacking Tour - The Desert under the Glacier.

Price from:
239.000 ISK

Summer

Nýidalur to Eldgjá - IMG47

Seven-Day Backpack Tour through lava, glaciers, sands and rivers.

Price from:
199.000 ISK

Summer

Eldgjá to Vík - IMG48

Five-Day Backpack Tour between tuff volcanoes, Mýrdalsjökull glacier, across sands and to the black beaches of Vík.

Price from:
175.000 ISK

Summer

The Inuit Trail - IMG82

12 day backpacking tour in the proufound backcountry in Greenland

Price from:
339.000 ISK

We also offer Backpacking tours in Greenland - for more information visit:
Greenland.is