Skaftafell blue ice glacier walk
Activities

Skaftafell blue ice glacier walk

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: All year
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore the stunning outlet glacier in Skaftafell
  • Witness breathtaking scenery as far as the eye can see
  • Enjoy the adventure with an experienced glacier guide
What to expect

On this easy 2 hour walk on Crampons. This walk takes us on to the Falljökull glacier tongue. Falljökuill is a breathtaking outlet glacier of the Vatnajökull glacier and the scenery and views are simply stunning. This exciting tour is ideal for those who want to discover the untouched wilderness of the Icelandic glaciers.

You will get the unique opportunity to traverse this constantly changing outlet glacier and discover many of its unique features in the company of an experienced and certified glacier guide. Your guide will educate you about how and why those icy giants are formed, the geology and the culture of the region.

You will spend roughly 2 hours exploring the glacier and the whole tour takes 3.5 hours, thus it's a great tour to combine with other activities in the region.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Experienced and qualified guide
    • Glacier gear
    • Safety equipment
    What's not included
    • Rain gear
    • Hiking boots
    • Warm clothing
    Reduced price

    Children (10-15): Reduced

    Where

    Icelandic Mountain Guides - Skaftafell Base Camp, Iceland

    Meeting point:

    The Skaftafell Base Camp meeting point is located on the campsite, close to the visitor center.

    What to remember
    • You must be a minimum of 10 years old to participate
    • Shoe size minimum of European 34 (U.S 2.5)
    • Up to 15 people per guide
    • Please arrive 20 minutes before the departure of your tour
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    When

    Please see the calendar for updated availability

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    Provider
    Arcanum Mountain Guides
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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