South coast & glacier Walk
Take a walk on the icy side
Practical tour information
We will explore the frozen world of Sólheimajökull glacier were you will see for yourself crevasses, glacier sinkholes, and ice ridges during an easy glacier walk. Crampons and training provided on site.
NOTE: Dress extremely well, preferably waterproof and warm clothing, a hat, gloves, good walking shoes, wear thick socks. Glacier walk does not require any special skills and can be enjoyed by people with normal fitness and in good health.
This tour is a combination with the Beautiful South Coast. While you are doing the glacier walk with our partners at Arcanum the others in the group will visit Vík village, Dyrhólaey sea cliffs and Reynisfjara beach.
This tour is weather dependent, cancellations apply if weather forecast looks bad.
Here you can get a quick preview of the tour.
Duration: 9,5 – 10 hours
Location: South Iceland
Season: All year
Departures: 8:30am – Free pick up in Reykjavik from 08:00 – Every day
Pick up from Hveragerði and Selfoss is between 09:05-09:35
Additional Info: Return: Reykjavík return around 18:00 – 18:30
The tour includes:
- Seljalandsfoss, a waterfall you can walk behind in mild weather
- The beautiful and photogenic waterfall Skógafoss
- An easy 2 hour glacier walk on Sólheimajökull glacier
- Explore the frozen landscape of the glacier with crevasses, sinkholes, ice ridges and ice sculptures.