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Glacier walk during summer

A guided two-day tour along the south shore of Iceland is the perfect way to explore this magnificently diverse area. We travel through black sand glacier deserts, moss covered lava fields all the way to the stunning Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon.

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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.

Experience the wonders of Vatnajökull glacier from a kayak. Kayak your way through the peaceful Heinabergslón glacier lagoon while enjoying the magnificent landscape of Vatnajökull!

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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.

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.

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

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

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

Glacier Guides

Aerial shots courtesy of Skysmith

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, rock climbing, mountain biking 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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