4-Hour Sólheimajökull Ice-Climbing and Glacier-Walking Tour

Outdoor Activities in Vík & Around

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Tour description provided by Viator

Grab your hiking boots and get ready, because you’re going to hike and climb Sólheimajökull glacier in southern Iceland. This is a comprehensive glacier tour, where you’ll learn about these massive natural phenomena from your guide and be provided with all the necessary equipment to get some exercise in full comfort and safety. You will also learn the basics of ice climbing and climb the vertical crevasse walls of Sólheimajökull glacier. A maximum of 12 participants can book this tour.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productThe tour begins when you meet your guide in the Sólheimajökull parking lot and get all necessary equipment for the hike: crampons, ice axes, harnesses, helmets and climbing boots. Then you will hike for about 15 minutes to the ice itself to get the blood flowing and warm up for the climb.Duration: 30 minutesLocation: Solheimajokull Glacier, Vik, South Region

What’s included

  • Ice-climbing and glacier-walk on Sólheimajökull
  • Guide
  • All the necessary glacier and safety gear

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All necessary equipment included