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Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Full Day Glacier Adventure - IMG23

Get a full day experience of the glacial wonderland




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Adult: 23900

Departures: June 1 to August 31: Every day at 9:00

Duration: 6 hours on ice. Total duration 7 hours

Meeting point: Icelandic Mountain Guides Sales Lodge (next to the National Park Visitor Center) 20 min. prior to departure.

Minimum Age: 16 years

Group size: Minimum of 2 persons

We provide: Guiding, glacier gear and safety equipment

You bring: Warm clothing, raingear, hiking boots, lunch and energy bars

Note: Bring warm clothing, rain gear, gloves hiking boots and lunch. Boots and rain gear can be rented (1500 ISK)


  • Tour Description

    Highlights of the Tour

    • Rewarding glacier hike
    • The Largest glacier in Europe
    • Panoramic views

    A full day hike on the ice field of Svínafellsjökull, part of the Vatnajökull Glacier in Skaftafell National Park.

    Wander through the majestic crevasses of Svínafellsjökull Glacier. On this full day adventure you will hike up the Svínafellsjökull glacier tongue deep into the glacier valley between the summits of Hvannadalshnúkur and Hrútsfjallstindar. An experienced glacier guide will safely lead you into this frozen world and reveal to you the secrets of this largest glacier in Europe. A whole day on the glacier will allow you to experience the magic of ice to the fullest. A definite must for glacier ice as well as outdoor enthusiasts.

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