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  1. Iceland
  2. Reykjavik
  3. Eyjafjallajökull Volcano

Thorsmork Volcano Hike Super Jeep & Hiking Tour

Product ID: 95301
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Rise above the Valley of the Thunder God for a stunning view of towering volcanoes, hanging glaciers, and wild rivers!
About this activity
Duration 14 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up service

Pick-up offered from all major hotel and listed guesthouses in the downtown Reykjavik area.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire Thorsmork valley
  • See Eyjafjallajokull volcano and Magni and Modi craters
  • Discover Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Gigjokull glacier and Fimmvorduhals volcano
Full description
Thorsmork, a beautiful valley surrounded by glaciers and mountains, is the setting for today’s tour. You will be pick you up in Reykjavík and drive out of the city heading towards the east. After passing through a few small villages you will arrive to the first stop for the day, mighty Seljalandsfoss waterfall. This is the fall that you can walk behind and thus enjoy from both sides.

After exploring Seljalandsfoss waterfall you will pass Gigjokull glacier lagoon where you will be able to see some of the effects of the famous Eyjafjallajokull eruption from 2010. From Basar cabin, in the heart of Thorsmork you will then start the popular Fimmvorduhals hike. During your hike you will see the two craters, Magni and Modi, formed in this infamous eruption. The new lava, large craters, glacier view along with the surrounding mountains and vibrant colors make this hike truly outstanding.

The elevation gain is between 700-800 meters and length approximately 16 km total. The Thorsmork - Fimmvorduhals hike should not be missed by any outdoors enthusiasts visiting Iceland. Get physically active while you enjoy one of the most scenic places you will ever come across. In Thorsmork every season has its charm, giving you a great opportunity to visit again and again. Please note that this tour is quite demanding and the conditions in Þórsmörk can be hard at times. The guides expect participants to be dressed accordingly and have good hiking shoes. The super jeeps seat 5 – 12 persons so our tours are always a small group experience!
Includes
  • Transfer from Reykjavík (and return)
  • Expert super jeep driver
  • A hiking guide
  • Free WiFi on board
What’s Not Included
  • Food & drinks

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Minimum age: 14 years.
• Remember to bring: It is extremely important to have warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket & pants, headwear, and gloves
• Good hiking shoes are essential on this tour
• Sturdy hiking shoes, waterproof jacket and pants can be rented beforehand if you contact us or book online
• This is a small group experience limited to 16 participants per guide
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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based on 3 reviews
Review summary
Service
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Organization
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Value for money
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Safety
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Organized by

Arctic Adventures

Product ID: 95301