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  2. Capital Region of Iceland
  3. Reykjavik
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Glacier Walk and Northern Lights - Day Tour from Reykjavík

Product ID: 123323
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On this amazing day tour to the South coast of Iceland you will enjoy a short glacier walk, get the chance to view the two waterfalls Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss and have a traditional dinner at a farm before a hunt for the Northern Lights.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up at hotel, hostel, guest house or Airbnb
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a safe and easy glacier walk on crampons
  • See the impressive waterfalls, Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss
  • Discover the different ice features, water cauldrons, crevasses and waterways
  • Stop at a local farm for a delicious traditional Icelandic meat soup dinner
  • Hunt for the magical Northern Lights
Full description
This tour combines two amazing winter highlights in Iceland: a glacier walk and a search for the amazing Aurora Borealis. On the drive towards Mýrdalsjökull, Iceland's fourth largest glacier. Pass two impressive waterfalls, Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss and of course the world-famous volcano, Eyjafjallajökull. On Sólheimajökull glacier a safe and easy Glacier Walk on crampons will take you up on to the ice field where you will discover the different ice features, water cauldrons, crevasses and waterways.

After the glacier, stop at the waterfall Skógafoss before you head to a local farm for a delicious traditional Icelandic meat soup dinner , a vegetarian option is available. After you have enjoyed your dinner, go and see the lit up Seljalandsfoss waterfall. As you head back to Reykjavík, drive into the night looking out for those magical Northern Lights.
  • Transport
  • Guiding service
  • Glacier gear
  • Safety equipment
  • Traditional dinner (drinks and dessert are not included)
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
  • Dessert
  • Lunch
  • Boot rental, can be rented at the location if needed

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Please remember to bring: warm clothing, rain gear, hiking boots and lunch
• The minimum age to participate in this tour is 10 years old
• Dinner includes lamb
• Vegetarian option is available upon request
• Please note that the Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon and sightings, therefore, cannot be guaranteed
• Lunch can be purchased on the way
Organized by

Icelandic Mountain Guides

Product ID: 123323