Embark on an exhilarating Skaftafell ice climbing adventure and discover the excitement of ice climbing in Iceland. Set within the breathtaking Vatnajökull National Park, you'll have the opportunity to explore the mesmerizing features of an outlet glacier, including water cauldrons, ridges, and deep crevasses.
Your journey begins with meeting your certified and experienced glacier guide in Skaftafell. Equipped with essential glacier gear, such as a helmet, harness, crampons, and an ice axe – all provided by us – you'll be briefed on safety procedures before stepping into an enchanting world of ice.
As you venture onto the glacier, you'll be captivated by the awe-inspiring landscape. It showcases different shades of blue ice and the remarkable mountain peaks surrounding you, with Iceland's Highest peak among them, creating the perfect backdrop for your ice climbing adventure.
Your skilled guide will select the perfect location and set up the climbing ropes, ensuring a smooth introduction to the thrilling sport of ice climbing.
With a small group size of just six passengers per guide, you'll have ample time to fully immerse yourself in the exhilarating world of ice climbing. This unique combination of a glacier walk and ice climbing offers the ultimate way to experience Iceland's majestic glaciers. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the unforgettable moments of your ice climbing Skaftafell adventure!
*The Skaftafell parking lot fee is not included in the tour price.