Vatnajokull National Park Tour from Skaftafell

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On this adventurous, small-group, glacier hike from Skaftafell - Vatnajökull National Park, you'll explore the majestic glacial landscape of one of Vatnajökull outlet glaciers. You will be provided with crampons and ice axes, and an experienced, certified glacier guide will teach you how to use the equipment before you step on to the ice. During your 4-hour tour, you will hike through a wonderland of ice sculptures and deep crevasses, traversing zones of different glacial formations. The tour is of moderate difficulty, and to ensure a personal experience, groups are limited to 8 participants. Choose from the following departure times when booking: 9am, 9:30am, 1pm, and 1:30pm.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Skaftafell National Park, Vatnajokull National Park, East RegionSkaftafell parking. Duration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • Guided glacier hike
  • All necessary glacier gear
  • Certified glacier guide
  • Transport to glacier by minibus

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Extra clothing can be rented: hiking boots 1.500 ISK and rain gear 1.000 ISK per item
  • Entry/Admission - Skaftafell National Park


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Small-group tour