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.
Duration: 3 -3,5 hours in total, about 2 hours on the ice
Departures: All year: Every day at 10:00, 12:00 and 14:00 (except December 24th and 25th)
Minimum Age: 10 yrs.
Meeting point: Parking area in front of Sólheimajökull glacier 20 minutes before departure
Included: Guiding services, ice gear and safety equipment.
You bring: Warm clothing, rain gear, hiking boots and lunch.
Note: Boots and rain gear can be rented (1.500 ISK)