Kayaking on Sólheimajökull Glacier Lagoon

Kayaking on Sólheimajökull Glacier Lagoon
Kayaking on Sólheimajökull Glacier Lagoon
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  • Duration2 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Group Size2-8 per guide
  • Meeting LocationSólheimajökull Base Camp

Tour description

Kayaking on Sólheimajökull Glacier Lagoon

This kayaking tour exclusive brings you up close with the magnificent outlet glacier Sólheimajökull.

Meeting location

This is meet at the location tour, and you must drive to Sólheimajökull Glacier Parking Lot. Please be there no later than 30 minutes before your tour starts. It’s around 2 hours and 30 minutes driving from Reykjavik. 


You will be equipped with a dry suit and shown the basic technique needed to maneuver the kayak.

As you paddle between the lagoon’s ever-changing icebergs, you leave the crowds behind and admire the fascinating glacier landscape from a different perspective. Our stable sit-on-top kayaks require no prior experience, and the basic technique is straightforward to pick up.

Be ready for stunning views and an exciting experience, and don’t forget your waterproof camera and phone case! 

Cancellation policy

Refund if canceled at least 24 hours before the event.

What's Included

  • Kayaking guided tour
  • Dry suit
  • All technical and safety equipment

Good To Know

  • The minimum age of passengers is 14
  • Please be at the meeting location 30 minutes before departure
  • Please take a waterproof case for your phone or camera if you intend to bring it with you on the tour
  • Please bring warm clothing, extra pair of socks, sunglasses, and sunscreen

Why Your Friend in Reykjavik Recommends This Tour

Sólheimajökull is an easily accessible glacier on your way to the Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach in South Iceland. Kayaking on its glacier lagoon is an unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience! It’s less crowded than Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon.