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Glacier Guides - Iceland

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Into the Glacier

Ice Cave and Glacier Hike tour from Skaftafell

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 the Vatnajökull region! A breathtaking experience awaits those who wish to explore the glacier wonderworld.

~ 3 hours
October - March/April
19 990 ISK

Crystal Ice Cave

Glacier Ice Cave Tour from Jokulsarlon Lagoon in Southeast Iceland

Visit a natural blue ice cave in the south-east of Iceland. The tour leaves from Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and we drive to the crystal ice cave in Vatnajokull Glacier. Truly a unique natural wonder!

3 hours
November 10 - March 31st
19 990 ISK

Glacier Explorer

Half Day Glacier Hike

This half day glacier hiking tour from Skaftafell National Park offers you the chance to explore all that Icelandic glaciers have to offer in just 5 hours. Experience first hand the cascading ice fall of Falljökul Glacier (Falling Glacier) crashing down from the mighty Vatnajökull ice cap.

~5 hours
All year
15 750 ISK

Ultimate Icescape

Glacier hiking from Skaftafell

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.

2 -2.5 hours
All year
9 990 ISK

Blue Ice

Glacier hike & Ice climbing

Available from Reykjavik and meet-on-location. 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!

~4 or 10 hours
All Year
19 990 ISK

Glaciers and Waterfalls

South Coast Sightseeing & Glacier Hike day tour from Reykjavik

Join us on a day tour from Reykjavik! Go on 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.

11-12 hours
All Year
18 900 ISK


At Glacier Guides in Iceland, our goal is to exceed our guests' expectations by providing an extraordinary experience in an informative and personal way. Our team of dedicated, professional guides combines their wealth of mountain knowledge and local expertise to guide you through the terrain. We are an internationally recognized operation with our base of operations located in Skaftafell, an oasis under the giant Vatnajokull Glacier in South Iceland, 330 km East of Reykjavik. We are passionate about the environment that we work and play in, we love exploring our local landscape and sharing this with visitors to the area.

From Skaftafell we operate spectacular glacier hikes, ice cave explorations, mountaineering trips, ice climbing, and more. We offer both day and multi-day tours from Skaftafell, Reykjavik, Solheimajokull and Jokulsarlon Lagoon. We also specialize in tailor-made trips for organized groups taking into account specific needs including group abilities, budgets, and timeframe. We offer extensive private expedition services, mountaineering courses and assistance with media productions on Iceland’s glaciers and mountains. Contact us for more information.

We are fully certified

By VAKINN, the official quality and environmental system in Icelandic tourism run by the Icelandic Tourist Board.

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