Glacier Encounter

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

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Summer offer: 20% off using the discount code: 2020

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
  • Departure times: at 9:15 & 14:30

    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: 10 years old (5-9 years old for 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 & 14:30

    Price:
    10.900 ISK
    per adult (17+)
    8.900 ISK
    per child (10-16yrs)

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

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