Blue Ice Experience in Skaftafell | Easy Difficulty

Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
3 hours
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English

Reach new peaks with this highly popular Blue Ice Experience, hiking and climbing on an outlet glacier of Vatnajökull, situated within Skaftafell Nature Reserve, in southeast Icela...

Reach new peaks with this highly popular Blue Ice Experience, hiking and climbing on an outlet glacier of Vatnajökull, situated within Skaftafell Nature Reserve, in southeast Iceland.

You will begin your adventure at the Sales Lodge, next to the National Park Visitor's Centre, fifteen minutes prior to the tour departure. It is highly advised that you bring with you: rain gear, hiking boots and warm clothing. Both boots and rain gear can be rented on site, for a small fee.

At the beginning of your 2-hour tour, your experienced mountaineering guide will run through the basic principles of glacier hiking, ensuring your safety on the ice, and will teach you about the formation of the glacier, as well as life in the Skaftafell Nature Reserve.

They will also instruct you as to how to properly u...

Included

Guiding services
Glacier gear
Safety equipment

Activities

Glacier Hiking

Attractions

Vatnajökull
Skaftafell

What to bring

Warm clothing
Rain gear
Hiking boots

Good to know

Minimum shoe size is 34EU (3US). The crampons needed for this tour do not safely fit a smaller shoe size.