Laugavegur - Fjallabak Super Jeep tour

Laugavegur - Fjallabak Super Jeep tour
Trailing through Iceland's F-roads to photograph the Highlands is an adventure like none other.
The incredible array of colours at hand in the Landmannalaugar area in the Highlands of Iceland.
Lake Frostastaðavatn in the Highlands of Iceland is surrounded by visible evidence of volcanic activity.
Landmannalaugar in the Highlands of Iceland consist of green fields, rhyolite mountains and hot springs.
One of Iceland's most legendary and feared volcanoes, Hekla, boasting a snow cap.
The huts of the base camp in Landmannalaugar in the treacherous Icelandic Highlands.

-Capture the Colours - Laugavegur Fjallabak Super Jeep Tour - Are you looking for an invigorating Super Jeep drive in the vast highlands of Iceland?  Do you want to discover Iceland's magnificent highland nature with a local guide leading you to the highlands most scenic spots?  Then this is the tour for you! Our main focus is on giving you the time you need by visiting various locations leaving you with a diverse range of stunning sightseeing from the highlands of Iceland. We'll start our Super Jeep Highland tour by driving towards the legendary Hekla volcano or as sometimes called; “The Gateway to Hell”! From there we'll continue on-wards through Dómadalur valley, which leads us to Frostastaðavatn and Ljótipollur, lakes. Only a few minutes away is one of our most picturesque stops, Landmannalaugar. This area is one of Iceland’s most reserved gems with its colorful rhyolite mountains and its geothermal bathing pool bordered by steep black lava fields. After a good stop we jump back into our super jeep and head to the famous Laugavegur trail. We'll drive down Reykjadalir valley with its interesting geothermal area. Now we start seeing the Mýrdalsjökull and Eyjafjallajökull glaciers emerge. That's a stunning view that you don´t want to miss! As we get closer to Road 1 we see yet another change in the landscape, big ice caps come into view as we arrive at Emstrur hut. These magnificent ice sheets make the perfect panoramic shot!  As our journey draws to an end, let’s hope we still have some space left on our memory cards as we take our final pictures of Eyjafjallajökull and Þórsmörk valley as seen from the west side of Markarfljótsgljúfur.  Note: The F roads will lead us directly through the Laugavegur trail itself and in parts a few miles away from it.  -- Tour highlights -- Super jeep Hekla volcano Dómadalur Ljótipollur Frostastaðavatn Landmannalaugar Reykjadalir Álftavatn Mælifellssandur Markarfljót Emstrur Eyjafjallajökull glacier Mýrdalsjökull glacier ( Katla volcano ) Þórsmörk Tindfjallajökull glacier and more... Group size: Small

Don’t miss out on this close encounter with the nature of Iceland, on a scenic photography tour onboard a super jeep. Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Activities: Super Jeep, Sightseeing
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English
  • Attractions: Highlands, Landmannalaugar, Þórsmörk, Hekla, Eyjafjallajökull, Tindfjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull, Skaftafell, Álftavatn, Laugavegur Hiking Trail, Dómadalur, Ljótipollur, Frostastaðavatn, South Coast
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : Departure on request.

Southcoast Adventure, Gljúfrabúi Waterfall, Road 249, South Iceland 861

Please be at the tour start location in good time before departure. If you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.

  • English guide

  • Transportation in a Super Jeep

  • Meals

  • Pickup (meet on location)

What to bring:
  • Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket and pants, head-wear and gloves

  • Your camera and a tripod

  • Appropriate hiking boots/shoes (required)

  • Snacks

Good to know:

1. Pick up/drop off, Hvolsvöllur/Hella area = FREE (Pick up can start up to 30 minutes prior to tour departure*)

2. Pick up/drop off, Selfoss/Vík area = 5.000 ISK pp each way (Pick up can start 1 hour prior to tour departure*)

3. Pick up/drop off, Reykjavík = 10.000 ISK pp each way (Pick up starts up to 2 hours prior to tour departure*)

*Please note that it can take us up to 30 minutes to arrive to your location.

Please contact us to organise pick up/drop off service. Otherwise meeting point will be at Gljúfrabúi base.

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