Tour Operator: Arctic Adventures 11 hours Travel method:   Mini Bus / Car Region / Starts from: Capital Region

Blue Ice / from Reykjavík

Tour Details

We will pick you up from your designated pick up location and head to the South Coast straightaway.
On our way to the glacier you will be able to visit Seljalandsfoss waterfall as well as Skogafoss. Both of them are among the better known waterfalls in Iceland, and when you see them you will know why! Don´t forget to walk behind Seljalandsfoss to snap some amazing pictures.

This tour offers the opportunity to hike the amazing glacial tongue from Sólheimajökull glacier.
You will start the tour meeting your guide at Sólheimajökull´s parking lot, where we will provide you with all the tools you will need: ice axes, crampons and safety lines.
Then we head to the glacier, you will have time to gear on with your crampons and the hike starts!
You will be able to witness some breathtaking panoramic views, as well as crevasses , ridges and even an ice wall where you will have an introduction to ice climbing and will be able to experience it first hand. Finally we head back to Reykjavík where you will be dropped off for a good night´s sleep!

DisclaimerAll adventure and glacier tours are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to there own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk.

Best price guarantee
No hidden costs
14 Minimum age: 14 years
Free cancellation until 1 day before the departure
Cancellation fees:
+365 days - No charge
365 days-1 day - 0% of total reservation value
<1 day - 100% of total reservation value
What is included
  • Guided Minibus Transfer
  • Glacier Hike On Sólheimajökull Glacier
  • Ice Climbing On Sólheimajökull Glacier
  • All Necessary Glacier Gear
  • Skógafoss Waterfall
  • Seljalandsfoss Waterfall
  • Free Wifi
Meeting point

The meeting point is at "Sólheimajökull" Parking lot by our bus marked "Glacier Guides" / "Arctic Adventures" at 11:30. Distance from Reykjavik approx. 164 km / 101 mi. GPS 63°31’00.48?N, 19°22’00.12W(WGS84). -Tour duration: Approximately 4 hours
Important information
  • Warm Outdoor Clothing
  • Waterproof Jacket
  • Waterproof Pants
  • Headwear & Gloves
  • Hiking Boots