Glacier Encounter

A short glacier hike on one of the stunning outlet glaciers of Vatnajökull!

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A short easy hike to the biggest glacier in Iceland!

  • This tour goes to Falljökull, an outlet glacier of Vatnajökull
  • Experience walking on a glacier
  • 4×4 transfer from our base, reaching close to the glacier
  • Local experienced glacier guide
  • Crampons and all glacier safety equipment included
  • Small group sizes
  • Supporting a small local family company
  • This tour is carbon neutralized
  • up to 24 hour cancellation policy with 100% refund

Departure times: at 9:15 & 14:15

Duration: 2,5 hours – 1 hour on the ice

Meeting place: Freysnes service station parking lot

Difficulty Level: Easy – medium

Season: April – Mid October

Age limit: 8 years old (5-7 years can join on our private tours)

What to bring: Hiking shoes with ankle support, outdoor clothing according to weather, hat, gloves and sunglasses if sunny.
Note: hiking boots can be rented on location for 1.000 ISK

Group Sizes: Maximum 12 persons per group on our public departures. Send us a request if you have a bigger group – info@localguide.is

Public departures

daily at:
9:15 & 14:15

Price:
10.900 ISK
per adult (17+)
8.900 ISK
per child (8-16yrs)

Duration:
2,5 hour tour -
1 hour on the ice

Booking available below