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Thorsmork valley on a sunny day

Thorsmork and fimmvodruhals day tour from Reykjavik, Iceland. Explore amazing nature in magnificent surroundings, volcanos, glaciers and small group.

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Winter Only! Explore a stunning crystal ice cave in Europe's largest glacier Vatnajökull for a unique experience of a wondrous world of natural ice sculptures and formations.

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

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Winter Only!! Do not miss this amazing opportunity to visit an ice cave in the Vatnajökull region!

Glacier Xtreme iceclimbing in Skaftafell

If you are looking for an adventure that allows you to truly experience the ice then this is the trip for you.

Winter Only!! Tour the beautiful south coast and excperience the blue ice of the Vatnajökull region!

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Winter only! Tour the beautiful south coast of Iceland on this fun and scenery 3 days tour with Golden Circle, Ice Cave, Northern lights, Glacier Hike and more.

Take a journey through a frozen maze of towering ice formations and deep blue crevasses.

Glacier Guides

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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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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 and American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA) accredited guiding 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, mountaineering trips, ice climbing, and more. Included in our glacier tours are several originating from Reykjavik. We 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.

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