Walk on Svinafellsjokull Glacier Tongue in Skaftafell National Park; Easy 2 hour Walk on Crampons.
This walk takes us on to the Svínafellsjökull glacier tongue. Svínafellsjökull is a breathtaking outlet glacier of the Vatnajökull glacier and the scenery and views are simply stunning. We walk through a wonderland of glacial ice sculptures, meandering through ice ridges and the deep crevasses of the glacier. At the outset of our tour, an experienced guide teaches you how to use basic glacier equipment like crampons and ice axes, the required equipment for this tour.
Approximate duration: 2 -3 hours
Departures: All year: Every day at 10:00 and 14:00. July 1st to August 31st: Multiple departures available.
Meeting point: Icelandic Mountain Guides Sales Lodge (next to the National Park Visitor Center) 15 min. prior to departure
Included: Guiding services, glacier gear and safety equipment.
Minimum Age: 8 yrs.
NOTE : Bring warm clothing, rain gear and hiking boots. Hiking boots can be rented.