Mt. Snaefell Hiking | Day Tour

Free pickup
Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
12 hours
Difficulty
Hard
Language
English
Free pickup
Egilsstaðir

Reach new heights with this exhilarating day tour hiking up the domineering Mt. Snæfell, towering over the rugged and picturesque landscapes of East Iceland.

The beautiful Mt. Snæfe...

Reach new heights with this exhilarating day tour hiking up the domineering Mt. Snæfell, towering over the rugged and picturesque landscapes of East Iceland.

The beautiful Mt. Snæfell (“Snow Mountain”), peaking at an incredible 1446m, is the highest freestanding mountain in Iceland, not counting glaciers. It is an ancient volcano, created late during the last Ice-Age, and is instantly recognisable for its long, sweeping gradients. It is considered to be the youngest volcano in the eastern part of the country and, due to its towering height, the upper peaks are forever covered in snow, even during the summer.

Your tour will begin at the remote Snæfellsskáli mountain hut, where your knowledgeable and friendly guide will teach you the principles of safe hiking, run over the proposed route and t...

Included

Transfer.
Guide.
Use of crampons and hiking poles if needed.
Access to the natural pools in Laugarfell.

Activities

Glacier Hiking
Hiking

Attractions

Snæfell
Laugafell
East Fjords

What to bring

Good hiking shoes.
Warm clothes.
Rain gear.
Small backpack.
Llunch and drinks.
Swimsuit and towel.

Good to know

● Reservation is necessary at least 4 days in advance during the winter. 2 days in advance during the summer

● If you need pick up service to your hotel please advice when you reserve the tour.

● If you need to be picked up outside of Egilsstaðir please advice, additional charge may apply.

● Due to weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary, have longer journey time or cancellation of the tour.

● Departure dates may vary depending on weather and road conditions.

● For group offers or tailor made options please send us a request.