1. Iceland
  2. Vatnajökull National Park
  3. Vik

Skaftafell: Ice Cave Tour & Glacier Hike

Product ID: 166280
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Soak in this life-changing experience as you step inside a natural blue ice cave and walk on Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier, in Skaftafell National Park.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
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  • Enter a natural ice cave
  • Visit Skaftafell National Park
  • Hike up Svínafellsjökull Glacier
  • Explore Vatnajökull, the largest glacier in Europe
Full description
Explore breathtaking ice formations and glacier mills. Marvel at a naturally-formed, blue ice cave and learn how glaciers are formed.

A professional hiking guide will take you to the root of Svínafellsjökull, an outlet glacier of the Vatnajökull ice cap and lead you up to the cave.

This glacier is the highest peak of Iceland’s tallest mountain range. On a clear day, be sure to look out - you’ll see Hvannadalshnúkur in the distance.
  • Glacier gear
  • Professional guide
  • Glacier water
  • Small group experience

When you get there

Meeting point

You will meet your glacier guide at the white trailer marked with the local partner's name 100 meters south of Skaftafell Visitor Center

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Know before you go
Please wear warm clothes, gloves and a hat.