This easy and safe glacier walk for those who want to get a glimpse of the breathtaking Sólheimajökull glacier, and its surroundings.
The tour focuses on the exploration of water cauldrons, waterways and other ice features of the glacier where we will experience the different shades of the glaciers, white ice, blue ice and just plain clear ice. Before setting out on to the glacier the glacier guide will teach you how to use the basic glacier equipment, crampons and ice axes, required for this tour. Suitable for everybody (min age 8 years).
Departures : All year: From June 1st to Sept 30th: At 9:30, 12:30 and 15:30. From Oct 1st to May 31st: At 10:30 and 14:30
Duration: 2,5hrs in total.
In English : Every day
Pick-up : Sólheimajökull parking area, 20 min. prior to departure.
Included : Guiding services, ice gear (crampons and Ice axes) and safety equipment.
Minimum Age : 8 years.
NOTE : Bring warm clothing, rain gear and good shoes. Boots and rain gear can be rented ( ISK 1000 per item).