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Winter Tours

Glacier Guides offers a variety of tours during the winter months in Skaftafell. We include some of our most popular summer tours in addition to our winter specific and spectacular ice-cave tour departing directly from Skaftafell. We also offer along with our sister company Arctic Adventures the ever popular Blue Ice Tour, Glaciers, Volcanoes & Waterfalls and Glacier Experience on Sólheimajökull glacier departing from Reykjavik and the all new 2 day South Coast Tour that includes an Ice Cave, Skaftafell and Jökulsárlón Lagoon, in essence the highlights of the south coast.

08:30, 10:00, 12:15, 14:15, 16:15

10,750 ISK

Great for those passing by Skaftafell National Park looking for a quick but stunning glacier adventure.

The Falljökull glacier tongue is quite unique in that it offers everything glaciers are best known for without the need to travel over great distances.

9:15, 11:30, 13:00

15,750 ISK

The Explorer from Skaftafell takes you all the way. Take a close look at the glacier Ice-fall in all it's power.

With your guide leading the way you will soon be exploring dramatic terrain, walking through a wonderland of ice formations and brilliant blue colors.

8:00 Everyday (11:30 at glacier)

19.990 - 24.990 ISK

Take a journey through a frozen maze of towering ice formations and deep blue crevasses. On this day tour you will explore the crevasse riddled outlet glacier that is Sólheimajökull and along the way get the chance to try out your ice climbing skills first hand!

8:00 - 8:30 Everyday

23.990 ISK

Join us for a short glacier walk on Sólheimajökull Glacier, see the black sand beaches, thundering waterfalls and powerful volcanoes of the south coast of the island. This is a great value sightseeing tour with an adventurous twist. The sights are simply breathtaking and the short glacier walk an experience not soon forgotten.

Multiple departures everyday

19,990 ISK

This is a winter tour only! Do not miss out on this amazing opportunity, where you get the chance to visit a natural ice cave in Vatnajökull region! A breathtaking experience awaits those who wish to explore the unique atmosphere of a wondrous world of frozen, natural ice sculptures.

08:00 - 08:45

69,990 ISK

This is a winter tour only! Visit a natural ice cave and see all of the major highlights of the stunning south coast on this 2 day tour available directly from Reykjavik. This is a one-of-a-kind south coast adventure, offering unique photo opportunities of the picturistic landscape of the majestic south coast.

10:00 & 13:00 Everyday


Available all year round! Go on a short glacier hiking tour on Solheimajokull glacier and experience all that this beautiful, crawling glacier tongue has to offer.

Multiple departures everyday

19.990 ISK

This is a winter tour only! Explore a stunning crystal ice cave located in Europe´s largest glacier, Vatnajökull on this 3 hour tour available directly from Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon. This is a unique ice cave experience including a wondrous world of natural ice sculptures and formations.

8:45 every day

89.990 ISK

This is a winter tour only! Tour the beautiful south coast of Iceland on this fun and scenic 3 day tour including the popular Golden Circle, all of the major highlights of the south coast, and a visit to a natural Ice Cave. If the forecast looks good you may even get the opportunity to spot the Northern Lights.

10:45, 13:45, 16:45* August - October

9,900 ISK

This activity tour takes you safely with an expert glacier guide among the crevasses and glacier sculptures of Svínafellsjökull glacial tongue in Skaftafell nature reserve.