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Sólheimajökull glacier walk and ice climbing

Availability: All year
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • A great combo tour including a glacier walk
  • Introduction to ice climbing
  • Experienced and professional guide
What to expect

On this glacier adventure, you will combine the popular glacier walk with an easy introduction to ice climbing. As your group explores the majestic landscapes of Sólheimajökull glacier including water cauldrons, ridges and deep crevasses we search for a suitable spot to rig up our gear for a short introduction of ice climbing. Here, everyone will get a chance to have a fun and easy ice climbing experience.

With the small number of only 6 passengers per guide, everyone should have their time to shine. Don’t forget your camera, you will want to share this experience with your friends and family!

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What's included
  • Experienced and qualified guide
  • Glacier gear
  • Safety equipment
  • Tea, coffee, water and access to restrooms
What's not included
  • Rain gear
  • Hiking boots
  • Warm clothing
  • Lunch
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Children (14-15): Reduced


Sólheimajökulsvegur, Iceland

Meeting point:

From the West (Reykjavík)
6 km (3.7 mi) after Skógar you turn left (just after the bridge) onto road 221 and then follow road 221 for about 5 km (3 mi) to the Sólheimajökull parking area. (Expected 20 - 30 min for this part).

From the East (Vík)
3 km (1.9 mi) after you pass road 222, you turn right (just before the bridge) onto road 221 (gravel road) and then follow road 221 for about 5 km to the Sólheimajökull parking area. (Expected 20 - 30 min. for this part).

What to remember
  • You must be a minimum of 14 years old to participate
  • Shoe size minimum of European 34 (U.S 2.5)
  • Up to 6 people per guide
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  • The tour operates daily at 12.00pm
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Arcanum Mountain Guides
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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