Glacier Discovery

Outdoor Activities in Iceland

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A short and easy Glacier Walk tour from Sólheimajökull glacier in South Iceland is a great way to experience the Icelandic glaciers. On this tour you spend about an hour on the ice itself exploring all the interesting features it has to offer as such as stunning ice formations, crevasses and water cauldrons.
This short and easy glacier walk tour on Sólheimajökull glacier in South Iceland is offered 2-3 times per day, all year round. After having checked in with your professional mountain guide at the parking lot of the Sólheimajökull glacier, you are provided with all glacier and safety equipment needed for the glacier walk. From the parking area it takes us about 10 minutes to walk to the roots of the glacier, where we gear up for the glacier and put on our crampons, provided by your guide. After having learnt a little bit about the technique of walking on crampons we start making our way onto the ice. Spending about an hour on the glacier you get to explore all its interesting features such as stunning ice formations, crevasses and water cauldrons.

What’s included

  • Guiding Services, glacier gear and safety equipment

What’s not included

  • Hiking boots and waterproof clothing can be rented on location)
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