Ice Cave Tour

Explore a stunning blue ice cave
in the Vatnajökull glacier region!

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Our best seller ice cave tour! A half day tour that allows you to experience a stunning blue ice cave on Vatnajökull glacier

  • A visit to the Sapphire ice cave
  • Experienced local ice cave guide
  • 4×4 transfer from our base
  • Helmet and any other needed glacier gear (spikes when slippery in winter)
  • Small group size
  • Supporting a small local family company
  • This tour is carbon neutralized

Departure times: at 10:15 & 14:30

Duration: 3 – 4 hours

Meeting place:
Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon (next to Diamond Beach)

Difficulty Level: Easy (half hour hike one way)

Season: 8th of September – 31st of March

Age limit: 10 years old for our public tours
(4-9 years old for our private tours)

For groups, photographers or private departures contact us at for further details and departure options

What to bring:
Warm and waterproof outdoor clothing, hat and gloves.
Good winter boots or hiking shoes.
You can rent hiking boots from us for 1.000 ISK.
Sometimes we need to put on spikes and sometimes the ground can be very muddy/wet in or on the way to the ice cave.


To see what we are currently up to, check out our Instagram and Facebook! Also our guests often tag us on Instagram with stunning pictures from our tours.

Ice Cave Tour

Public Departures:
at 10:15 & 14:30

19.900 ISK
per person

From 3-4 hours

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Sapphire Ice Cave – September 2021

Sapphire Ice cave 2021

Blue Diamond Ice Cave – Winter 2019 – 2020

Sapphire ice cave – picture taken in sept 2020