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Snowmobile Tour on Langjokull Glacier

1 Hour Snowmobile Ride from Langjokull Base Camp

Hop on a snowmobile and zip down the snowy slopes of Langjokull, the second-largest glacier in Iceland. Langjokull Glacier, found just below the Arctic Circle, is everything an adventurer could wish for and more. On this action-packed tour, venture into the ice-filled wilderness where mind-bending landscapes await. We provide you with all the necessary snowmobile equipment. All you have to do is show up!


Duration: ~2 hours

Pick-up: No

Available: May. - Oct.

Age limit: 8 years

Difficulty: Easy

Meeting point: Langjokull Base Camp

Guide to client ratio 1 per 6 sleds

Tour Highlights:

  • Small group guarantee
  • Certified glacier guide
  • Langjökull Glacier
  • Snowmobiling on a glacier

Departures:

Departures everyday. See calendar for more information on times and availability.

Meeting Point:

Meet us at Langjokull Base Camp. We kindly ask you to be there 15 minutes before the tour starts.

Bring with you:

Warm outdoor clothing, good hiking boots or shoes, a valid driver’s license, sunglasses, and a camera. We also recommend bringing a packed lunch.

Included:

A guided snowmobile ride on Langjokull Glacier, an expert guide, specialized snowmobile gear (overalls, gloves, balaclava, and a helmet), and safety equipment.

Note: All our snowmobile tours are designed for two persons sharing a snowmobile. If you want to ride alone on a snowmobile, you can book a solo snowmobile ride for 6.500 ISK extra at booking. If you wish to have a solo snowmobile but don’t have a valid driver’s license, you can book an extra guide to operate your snowmobile for an additional 40.000 ISK.

For further information:
info@glacierguides.is

From:
19 990 per adult

Tour Description

If you’re looking to spice up your vacation in Iceland, meet us at our Langjokull Base Camp for an invigorating snowmobile ride. We’ll hit the endless expanse of frosty Langjokull Glacier. This tour is family-friendly and children as young as 8 years old can ride as passengers. Make memories to last a lifetime among the otherworldly landscapes of Iceland!

Langjokull Snowmobile Tour

Meet us at Langjokull Base Camp where your guide awaits. It takes approximately 2.5 hours to reach Langjokul from Reykjavik, but make sure you leave enough time for your drive. Road conditions in Iceland can be tricky.

Once everyone is gathered, an expert guide will provide you with all the necessary snowmobile gear. If you don’t have any previous experience riding a snowmobile, that’s alright. It only takes a few minutes to learn how to operate the vehicle. Just don’t forget to bring a valid driver’s license!

After a safety briefing, it’s time to conquer the glacier! Take a deep breath of crisp Icelandic air and speed through vast stretches of icy wilderness. As you zoom over Iceland’s second-largest ice cap, enjoy snowscapes that look like they belong in fairy tales.

Untamed, pristine, and bursting with endless opportunities, Langjokull Glacier is a premier snowmobile destination. The giant ice cap stands high above the surrounding Icelandic countryside. “The Long Glacier” rises up 4,760 ft (1,450 m) above sea level revealing rare vistas of the surrounding mountains. Nowhere else can you get such amazing panoramic views on such a quick, exciting trip!

Please note: The road from Gullfoss Waterfall to Langjokull Base Camp is a mountain road, meaning it’s not paved and requires a four-wheel-drive vehicle. Check with your car rental to make sure your car is allowed to drive mountain roads.

If you are unable to meet us at our base camp, take a look at our other snowmobile tours which include transportation from Reykjavik or Gullfoss.

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