Take your glacier exploration to a whole new level with a snowmobile tour on top of Langjökull glacier and a guided tour into the incredible man-made Ice Cave.
7:15 – 7:45
Warm & windproof clothing in addition to good, waterproof hiking boots and a camera.
Pick up from hotels/guesthouses in Reykjavik
Snowmobile tour with appropriate equipment
Guided tour in the Ice Cave
Headphones to listen to the guidance
From Reykjavik to West Iceland
We start the tour from Reykjavík towards Húsafell in Borgarfjörður from there we will start our ascent to the Langjökull Ice Cap. We begin the snowmobiling trip from out base camp Jaki located on the west side of the glacier. At our glacier hut, we suit up for the tour and getting a helmet to put on, after that, we listen to the safety instructions on how to best operate the snowmobile. Then we are ready to begin tour snowmobile tour. After snowmobiling, we walk down into the man-made Ice Cave into the glacier. Your guide will take you on a tour into the cave and go over some interesting facts about the glacier and the cave. Inside the glacier, the temperature is usually around zero degrees °C or 32 °F. We head back to Húsafell after having explored the glacier. Then we get to gather by the bus and continue on our tour back to Reykjavík. Remember to take your headphones.
Timings may be delayed or canceled due to weather and road conditions.
A valid drivers license is required
2 persons share the same snowmobile, single person per vehicle at extra cost
Bring snacks as this is a full day tour
Age limit is 6 years
Only one child is permitted per adult on this tour
Dress according to weather. In Iceland it is always smart to dress in warm, waterproof clothes, weather changes can sudden so expect the unexpected.
Bring a waterproof jacket and pants, headwear and gloves. Good outdoor shoes are recommended.
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