Climb the Glaciers of Vatnajökull

Climb the Glaciers of Vatnajökull
Climb the Glaciers of Vatnajökull
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  • Duration5 hours
  • Group Size6 max
  • Meeting LocationFreysnes Service Station

Tour description

Join our ice climbing tour for an unforgettable half-day adventure atop the glacier. Geared toward thrill-seekers eager to conquer new heights, this tour promises a thrilling challenge and unparalleled experience in Iceland. While prior experience isn’t required, a good level of fitness and boundless enthusiasm are recommended.

Embark on a journey beyond standard ice climbing, as our expert guides impart new hard ice skills. From hiking and rope work to ice climbing and safety techniques, this tour offers a comprehensive glacier experience. With small group sizes limited to just 6 participants, we prioritize personalized attention and ensure every moment on the ice is maximized.

With our highly skilled glacier guide by your side, you’ll tackle the ice with confidence and finesse. Prepare for the adventure of a lifetime, as this tour becomes the highlight of your Icelandic getaway.

What's Included

  • A half-day adventure on the glacier, offering an immersive experience for participants.
  • Guidance tailored to those seeking a challenge and unique Icelandic experience.
  • No prior experience necessary, but a good level of fitness and enthusiasm is recommended.
  • Emphasis on small group experience with a maximum of 6 participants, ensuring personalized attention.
  • Exclusive experience with highly skilled glacier guides, guaranteeing a memorable highlight of your Icelandic holiday.

Good to know

  • Dress according Icelandic weather and bring a hat, gloves and sunglasses.
  • Please bring your own food and water with you for the journey
  • This tour is suitable for beginners and experts alike.
  • Ice climbing boots, crampons, axes and all other safety equipment are included.
  • Only operated June, July and August

Why Your Friend in Reykjavik Recommends This Tour

Embark on an unforgettable adventure and conquer new heights as you climb the enchanting glaciers of Vatnajökull. Hone your skills as expert or learn the roots as total beginner, all are welcome! 

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