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Glacier Hike from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

Glacier Hike from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

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Many glacier tours in Vatnajökull National Park require travelers to walk from the parking lot to the glacier terminus, eating into their time on the ice. On this tour, maximize your time on Falljökull glacier by traveling as near as possible in a four-wheel-drive vehicle. Explore moulins, crevasses, and other formations in the company of an Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides-certified guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.97
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$78.97

2-Day Ice Cave, Jokulsarlon and South Coast Sightseeing from Reykjavik

2-Day Ice Cave, Jokulsarlon and South Coast Sightseeing from Reykjavik

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Experience the stark beauty of southern Iceland and seek out the Northern Lights on a 2-day tour from Reykjavik. Trace Iceland’s south coast by air-conditioned minibus and visit the stunning Seljalandsfoss and Skogagoss waterfalls, and black sand beach at Vik before an evening outing in search of the fluorescent Northern Lights. The next day, see the icebergs of Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon and finish on a high note: with a walk on Vatnajökull, Europe’s biggest glacier, to explore a luminous blue ice cave. Overnight hotel accommodation, breakfast and guided tours included.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$644.26
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Half-Day Vatnajokull Glacier Small Group Tour from Skaftafell

Half-Day Vatnajokull Glacier Small Group Tour from Skaftafell

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• Certified guides Our guides have certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides). • Small groups The group size for our trips never exceeds 8 people. • 4x4 drive We will drive you all the way to the glacier. That means more time we can spend on ice. • Evening departure (June - August) If you want to avoid the crowds join us for our evening tour and enjoy the complete silence.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.64
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Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour

Vatnajökull Ice Cave tour

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Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience.  Gigantic rivers of ice are constantly pouring down from the Vatnajökull ice cap, flowing almost the entire way out to the ocean below. These powerful forces of nature have built and shaped the land within Vatnajökull National Park, subsequently creating formations that are unique only to this part of the world. Glacial ice caves are created by rainfall and ice meltwater that carves tunnels beneath the glacier and are a must-see when visiting the south of Iceland during the winter months. With safety as the highest priority at all times, Glacier and Volcano Expeditions always endeavour to take their guests to the most interesting, beautiful and photogenic locations whilst also being on the lookout for new features that the glacier creates regularly. This is all part of the fun!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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Ultimate Sightseeing Flight from Skaftafell

Ultimate Sightseeing Flight from Skaftafell

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Embark on a photogenic aerial tour Landmannalaugar, Vatnajökull glacier, Grímsvötn eruption site, Lakagígar and more. Go over the flight plan with your pilot, and take off over the area, observing the steam blowing from the lake on top of the glacier, massive volcanic craters, countless mountains and valleys, and Iceland’s Highlands.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$555.71
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$555.71

Small-Group 3.5 Hour Blue Ice Experience in Vatnajökull National Park

Small-Group 3.5 Hour Blue Ice Experience in Vatnajökull National Park

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The Skaftafell-Vatnajökull National Park is home to Europe’s largest glacier and the icy landscapes offer a dramatic backdrop for a hiking adventure. This guided glacier hike across Falljökull Glacier ensures a personalized experience, with a small group of up to 15 participants, and full instruction provided.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.38
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5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

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The Svínafellsjökull glacier is part of Europe’s largest glacier and the icy landscapes offer a dramatic backdrop for a hiking adventure. This morning or afternoon guided glacier hike in the Skaftafell-Vatnajökull National Park ensures a personalized experience, with a small group of up to eight participants, and full instruction provided.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$129.57
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$129.57
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Evening Glacier Walk from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

Evening Glacier Walk from Skaftafell - Extra Small Group

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• Certified guides Our guides have certification from AIMG (Association of Icelandic Mountain Guides). • Small groups The group size for our trips never exceeds 8 people. • 4x4 drive We will drive you all the way to the glacier. That means more time we can spend on ice. • Evening departure (June - August) If you want to avoid the crowds join us for our evening tour and enjoy the complete silence.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.28
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$87.28

Iceland Glacier Walk

Iceland Glacier Walk

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Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience.  Gigantic rivers of ice are constantly pouring down from the Vatnajökull ice cap, flowing almost the entire way out to the ocean below. These powerful forces of nature have built and shaped the land within Vatnajökull National Park, subsequently creating formations that are unique only to this part of the world. Blue ice, green moss, volcanic rocks and pure drinking water. This is what the Iceland Glacier Walk is all about and what you will experience when you visit the glacier on a Iceland Glacier Walk with us. With safety as the highest priority at all times Glacier and Volcano Expeditions always endeavour to take their guests to the most interesting, beautiful and photogenic locations whilst also being on the lookout for new features that the glacier creates regularly. This is all part of the fun!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Sightseeing flight over black sands and riverbeds from Skaftafell Terminal

Sightseeing flight over black sands and riverbeds from Skaftafell Terminal

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Embark on a photogenic aerial tour over Iceland's coastline and Skeiðarársandur glacier. Go over the flight plan with your pilot before soaring over the plains covered in black sand and ash that span the entire area. Fly over the massive outlet that drains water from Vatnajökull, Iceland’s largest ice cap before landing.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$417.39
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$417.39
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Sightseeing Flight over Vatnajökull Volcanic Eruption Sites

Sightseeing Flight over Vatnajökull Volcanic Eruption Sites

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Get a unique perspective on Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier, and Grímsvötn, Iceland's most active volcano, on this scenic flight from Skaftafell— with luck, the volcanic crater will blow steam, making for a rare photo opportunity. As you ascend into the air, admire the basalt cliffs surrounding Svartifoss, located in Vatnajökull National Park, and look out for waterfalls.  On the way back, your pilot flies over Grænalón glacier lagoon and Skeiðarárjökull outlet glacier.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$424.67
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Private South Coast & Glacier Lagoon tour

Private South Coast & Glacier Lagoon tour

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Discover the major attractions found on the south coast of Iceland, which boasts volcanos, waterfalls, glaciers, black sand, and cliffs, on this all-day private guided tour. The itinerary includes a lunch break with a taste of Icelandic whiskey. End the tour with a stop at “the Crown Jewel of Iceland,” the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,674.33
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$1,674.33
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Iceland Volcano Hike

Iceland Volcano Hike

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The Iceland Volcano Hike is a unique experience that features mind-blowing views of Iceland's tallest volcano and five major outlet glaciers. Hiking across the ridge top is challenging and exhilarating which makes for a very rewarding day in the mountains. You will experience amazing vistas throughout the entire trip which boasts a huge variety of landscapes. There really are surprises around every corner!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$150.00
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$150.00
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Sightseeing flight over Landmannalaugar and the Icelandic highland

Sightseeing flight over Landmannalaugar and the Icelandic highland

This tour takes you over the beautiful area of Lakagígar, a crater chain that created in 1783 by one of the largest volcanic eruptions in recorded history. From there we fly over Landmannalaugar, the beautiful valley between the mountains,before returning to Skaftafell. On this tour passangers will see glaciers, volcanoes and the beautiful landscape north of Mýrdalsjökull glacier.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$448.94
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$448.94

Iceland Private Glacier Tour

Iceland Private Glacier Tour

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We take pride in offering the highest possible standard of experience here in Vatnajökull National Park which is why we specialise in private and custom expeditions. Private tours are the best tours, hands down. When taking a private tour we have complete flexibility to provide you with the exact experience that suits your style, on your clock. Discover the beauty of Iceland’s largest glaciers and highest volcanoes with professional guides that focus on providing the highest possible standard of experience.  With safety as the highest priority at all times, Glacier and Volcano Expeditions always endeavour to take their guests to the most interesting, beautiful and photogenic locations whilst also being on the lookout for new features that the glacier regularly creates.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$270.00
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$270.00
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