1. Iceland
  2. Eastern Region, Iceland
  3. Falljökull

Skaftafell: Extra-Small Group Glacier Hike

Product ID: 329536
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Explore the breathtaking outlets of Europe's largest glacier on a unique small-group glacier hike in the company of an expert guide.
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Duration: 3 hours
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  • Hike on one of the stunning outlet glaciers of Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier.
  • Marvel at Skaftafell and its surrounding mountainous landscapes on a 4x4 drive
  • Enjoy an intimate small-group tour with a maximum of 8 participants
Full description
Embark on a small-group tour of Vatnajökull glacier and benefit from an intimate experience with a maximum of 8 participants. After meeting your guide at the meeting point in Skaftatell Airport, get geared up and prepare for your 20-minute 4x4 drive to the base of the Falljökull outlet glacier. At the base, step on to the glacier and listen to a quick briefing on how to wear your ice crampons.

Then, it's time to begin your glacier hike. Follow your experienced guide through stunning ice formations, moulins, crevasses, and crystal-clear blue pools. Spend up to 120 minutes exploring the unique landscape of the glacier. Witness breathtaking views, listen to interest local anecdotes and have your photo taken against this stunning natural landscape before heading back to the 4x4. 

Get dropped off back at the meeting point at the end of your hike.
  • Certified English-speaking guide
  • 4x4 drive
  • Free parking
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• This tour may be canceled due to dangerous weather conditions, in which case you will be offered a full refund

From £63.63 per person

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Melrakki Adventures

Product ID: 329536