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2-hour Buggy Experience to Mýrdalsjökull Glacier

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This exhilarating Glacier Buggy tour, set against the backdrop of the majestic Myrdalsjökull glacier is an experience that will leave you breathless.

Tour code: AG203

2-hour Buggy Experience to Mýrdalsjökull Glacier
Price from: 33.999  ISK

Glacier Buggy Adventure at Myrdalsjökull

Prepare to have your senses awakened and your spirit of adventure ignited! Our exhilarating Glacier Buggy tour set against the backdrop of the majestic Myrdalsjökull glacier is an experience that will leave you breathless.

Feel the icy air whip on your face as you tear across the rugged terrain in your two-seater buggy. Hear the roar of the engine as you race alongside a glistening river that mirrors the sky’s ever-changing hues. Taste the thrill of victory as you challenge the steep, hilly terrain and conquer the wild Icelandic landscape.

The real showstopper? The sweeping views of the Myrdalsjökull glacier extend right before your eyes. We journey to the very edge of the glacier, where the ethereal beauty of the gleaming ice cap stands in stark contrast with the dark sands of the surrounding desert. It's a sight so mesmerizing that it will be forever etched in your memory.

Ideal for adrenaline junkies, our Glacier Buggy tour promises an unforgettable ride. Whether you're a couple seeking a heart-racing experience, friends looking for a unique adventure, or a solo traveller looking to push your limits, all you need is a valid driver's license and a thirst for excitement!

For those flying solo, you'll have the privilege of navigating the glacier terrain by yourself, though this does come with an additional cost. But trust us, it's worth every penny.

Don't wait for the adventure to find you; chase it! Strap in, rev your engines, and prepare to embark on the Glacier Buggy tour of a lifetime!

Tour Overview

  • Difficulty



    Accessible to all people in good health.

  • Availability

    All year

  • Duration

    2 hours

  • 8

    Minimum age:

    8 yrs

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Tour Highlights


  • Experienced and qualified guides
  • Buggy per two persons
  • Insulated, windbraker overall
  • Helmet and balaclava face mask
  • Boots (optional, depended on weather conditions and guests shoe wear)

Not Included

  • Warm undergarments or extra insulation clothing

Optional Extras

  • Single ride on the buggy (mandatory for groups with odd number)
  • Upgrade to "XXL" 6 Seater Buggy (bookable on location)

Tour Map and Itinerary

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2-hour Buggy Experience to Mýrdalsjökull Glacier


Start: Mýrdalsjökull Base

  • Gear Up: Immediately upon arrival, collect and don your provided protective gear. From helmets to gloves, we ensure you're outfitted for the adventure ahead.

  • Safety Briefing: Spend a comprehensive 15 minutes with our experienced guides to understand the safety protocols, the controls of your two-seater buggy, and the layout of the day's journey.

  • Initial Buggy Acquaintance: Get comfortable in your buggy with a 5-minute test drive around the base camp, familiarizing yourself with its operations.

Main Adventure: Myrdalsjökull Glacier Landscape Exploration

  • Challenging Icelandic Terrains: Test your mettle against the steep hills and rugged paths of the Icelandic landscape. Every twist and turn offers a new challenge and an even more breathtaking view.
  • The Glacier’s Edge: The highlight of your journey — if conditions allow, we'll drive up to the edge of the Myrdalsjökull glacier. Here, the gleaming ice contrasts dramatically with the surrounding dark sands. Remember to take photos; the views are unforgettable!
  • Riverside Dash: If there is some time left and conditions allow, your adventure will end with a thrilling ride alongside the gleaming river in a valley, a perfect spot to feel the icy air whip across your face and experience the dynamic reflections of the Icelandic sky.

Return to Mýrdalsjökull Base

  • Descent & Quick Dash: Navigate your way back, taking another route that offers a mix of dunes and flat terrains, wrapping up the adventurous ride.

Please note that the program might change due to weather or road conditions.

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Practical Information

We always recommend to book as soon as you are ready especially if you have a strict travel schedule or a large group. It is easy to change or cancel 24 hours before departure by emailing us ([email protected]). Tours can also be purchased on the day of the activity as long as there are spaces available.

You can find the nearest pick-up location here. You are welcome to email [email protected] to get help with finding an alternative pick-up location

The Pick up service starts 30 minutes before your tour's departure time. Please be ready at your designated pick up location or bus stop on time.

  • Light hiking shoes with a rigid sole work well for short trail walking in Iceland.
  • Other clothing should be picked according to weather that day. We advise dressing in layers.