Glacier Tours from Reykjavik
Iceland certainly has more than its fair share of glaciers. Iceland's South Coast is lined with many of the most magnificent glaciers, volcanoes and mountains. We here at Glacier Guides are proud to offer a wide selection of unforgettable hikes and treks on these great white plateaus and volcanoes.
Tours on Sólheimajökull Glacier
Our bestselling glacier trip from Reykjavik is the Blue Ice Adventure
on Sólheimajökull glacier. This tour not only includes an in-depth glacier walk with a certified glacier guide, but also an optional introduction to ice climbing. Trips are offered from the glacier or with a hotel pick up in Reykjavík every day, all year round.
Glaciers and Waterfalls
is also a great glacier tour operated from Reykjavík to Sólheimajökull glacier. This great value tour not only includes a glacier walk but also a guided tour of Iceland's south coast with stops at Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss Waterfalls and the black sand beach of Reynisfjara.
is a short but stunning glacier hike on Sólheimajökull. You can meet us on location or choose a pick up from Reykjavík. This tour is a perfect introduction to the world of glaciers.
Tours to Skaftafell from Reykjavík
During summer we operate the super popular Vatnajökull and Jökulsárlón day tour
to Skaftafell. Starting from Reykjavík this amazing tour will take you hiking on the Falljökull glacier and boating on the famous Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, all in one long day. Hard to beat if you are looking to visit the Vatnajökull National Park during the height of summer.
Tours to Snæfellsjökull National Park & Glacier
We also offer a magical glacier hike on the mysterious Snæfellsjökull glacier
at the tip of the Snæfellsnes peninsula in West Iceland. On a clear day, this tour stands unrivaled when it comes to views and scenic beauty.
If you are looking for activities closer to Skaftafell (4 hours east of Reykjavik) please check out our Tours from Skaftafell
The perfect day trip from Reykjavik. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a glacier walk on Europe's largest glacier with an added visit to Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon. This is a fast paced trip for all fitness levels, and for those that perhaps have limited time in Iceland, offering an opportunity to see highlights of the south coast in just one day!
8:30 Everyday (11:30 at glacier)
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!
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.
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.
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.
This is a summer tour only! A guided two day tour along the south shore of the island available directly from Reykjavik is the perfect way to explore this magnificently diverse area. On this tour you will travel through black sand beaches and moss covered lava fields, hike on Europe's largest glacier and visit the stunning Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon in just 2 days.