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3 Days Golden Circle, South Coast, Jökulsárlón & Crystal Ice Cave

At A Glance

Details
Price: 

89.990 ISK

Departures: 

8:45 every day

Season: 

1. November - 31. March

Departs From: 

Pick up from your hotel in Reykjavik

Duration: 

3 Days & 2 Nights

Minimum Age: 

10 years

Difficulty: 

The three-day tour from Reykjavik is a great choice if you want to make the most if your time in Iceland. On the first day, you will cover all the sites of the golden circle - Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss waterfall, and Geysir hot spring area. In addition to that, you will also visit the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls as well as the magnificent Reynisfjara black sand beach. You will spend the night in the vicinity of the village of Vík.

On the second day, You head for Vatnajökull glacier for more adventures. On our way, you will travel through vast lava fields and desert glacier sands experiencing magical contrasts. Once you reach Vatnajökull you will prepare for the Ice caving and glacier hiking. Our qualified glacier guides will make sure that you are perfectly safe at all times on the glacier.  The night will be spent in the Skaftafell area where you might spot the magical northern lights if the conditions are right.

You start the last day of the tour at Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon where you will have good time to enjoy the scenery to the fullest. After your stay at the lagoon, we will start making our way back to Reykjavík where we will be between 8 and 11 PM, depending on possibilities for northern lights and weather and road conditions.

Tour Details

  • Group Maximum: 16 people.
  • 89,990 ISK per person.
  • 3-day duration.
  • Minimum age 10.

We guarantee a small group experience, giving you a very comfortable and personal experience.

Hotel Pick-up and Drop Off

8:00 to 8:30 and drop off 20:00 to 23:00 on day 3.

PLEASE NOTE THAT FOOD IS NOT INCLUDED ON THIS TOUR, EXCEPT BREAKFAST ON DAY 2 & 3.

What to Bring

For all of our glacier tours Glacier Guides will provide guests with crampons for walking on the ice, helmets and ice axes.  Waterproof clothing and hiking boots are available for rent. In Skaftafell we do have many of the items below for sale in our booking center.


Equipment List for Glacier Day Tours

Please note that the glacier hikes range from 3 hours to 7 hours so depending on the length of your tour you may be able to get away without some of the things on this list. 

  • Waterproof jacket and pants (We do have rental clothing available)
  • Hiking boots (Available for rent, 1000 isk. We advise against runners or any type of shoe that comes up below the ankle bone as the straps on the crampons can get a bit painful during the walk)(Climbing boots are included on the ice climbing tour)
  • Light sweater, wool or fleece
  • Light synthetic or quick dry pants (Try and stay clear of jeans on the longer trips as they get wet & cold quick and dry slow)
  • Thin Gloves
  • Hat
  • Small Backpack (Can be handy to carry camera, rain gear and all extras)
  • Sunglasses and sun protection (It can get quite bright on the ice with the reflection)
  • Food and drinks (Lunch is not provided on any of our trips. June - September there is plenty of fresh water on the glacier so bring a bottle)
  • Camera (If you forget everything else don´t forget that)
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