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Glacier Discovery

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A family-friendly and short Glacier Walk that features the beautiful, icy wonderland of Iceland’s Sólheimajökull glacier.


About this activity

10490 ISK

Free Cancellation

24 h before departure time

per person



~ 3 h


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• Walking on Sólheimajökull
• Using crampons on the ice
• Ice formations
• Experiencing nature
• Up to 15 people per guide

Full description

This is an informative and easy glacier walk on Sólheimajökull glacier. Your certified and experienced glacier guide will lead you through a frozen wonderland of different shades of glacier ice. The spectacular colours of the ice can be white, blue or crystal clear. You will safely view deep crevasses and water cauldrons, along with other interesting features of the glacier.

During the glacier hike, you will have plenty of photo opportunities. Additionally, your expert guide will share their wisdom about the ever-changing landscapes of the Icelandic glaciers, their formation and how these icy giants are connected with the surrounding volcanoes and mountains. No technical skills are needed for this tour and you will be provided with all the necessary glacier walk equipment. This is a great way to experience an Icelandic glacier.


✓ Experienced and qualified guide
✓ Glacier gear
✓ Safety equipment
✓ Tea, coffee, water and access to restrooms at Sólheimajökull

Meeting point

Sólheimajökull Base Camp (Sólheimajökull Parking area)

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