Sólheimajökull Glacier Hike Tour from Reykjavík

Outdoor Activities in Reykjavík

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A glacier hike is a great way to experience Icelandic nature. On this full day, small group, guided tour, you will walk on the Sólheimajökull glacier tongue, which extends outward from Mýrdalsjökull. From here you will take an easy 3-3.5 hour walk on crampons up on the ice field, where you will learn more about the glacial wonderland of ice sculptures, ridges, deep crevasses, and why the glaciers are melting and disappearing.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this producta glacier tongue which extends from MýrdalsjökullDuration: 3 hoursLocation: Solheimajokull Glacier, Vik, South Regionfamous Icelandic waterfall that is the starting point of the Fimmvörðuháls walk over to ÞórsmörkDuration: 25 minutesLocation: Skogafoss, Skogar, South Regiona famous waterfall you can walk behindDuration: 20 minutesLocation: Seljalandsfoss, South Region

What’s included

  • Bus fare with audio guidance
  • Ice hiking gear and safety equipment
  • Transport by bus
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Solheimajokull Glacier

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Led by a local guide