Solheimajokull Glacier Hike Adventure

Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
3 hours
Difficulty
Hard
Language
English
10
Minimum age
10 years
Available
All year

Add a little twist to your holiday with an exhilarating hike on top of a glacier. This tour will take you across the vast ice cap of Sólheimajökull glacier, past deep crevasses, fr...

Add a little twist to your holiday with an exhilarating hike on top of a glacier. This tour will take you across the vast ice cap of Sólheimajökull glacier, past deep crevasses, freezing water cauldrons, and blue ice sculptures. It is the perfect tour for those traveling the South Coast and want to experience the sheer power of the Icelandic nature.

At the parking lot of Sólheimajökull glacier, you will meet your local glacier guide who will start by introducing you to your environment. Sólheimajökull is an outlet glacier of the larger Mýrdalsjökull which is located directly on top of Mt. Katla, Iceland’s most powerful volcano. A short distance west is the infamous Eyjafjallajökull glacier volcano which last erupted in 2010.

After a 15-minute walk to the glacier itself, you will be fitted wi...

Included

Certified glacier guide
Glacier gear
Safety equipment

Activities

Glacier Hiking

Attractions

Sólheimajökull
Mýrdalsjökull
South Coast

What to bring

Warm and waterproof clothes
Good hiking boots

Good to know

Even in the summertime, the Icelandic weather can be very unpredictable. Please bring appropriate clothing.

Boots and rain gear can be rented for 1000 ISK per item

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