Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Jan Zelina

Glacier Adventure

Photo: Jan Zelina

Svínafellsjökull Glacier

Photo: Jan Zelina

Glacier Fun

Photo: Jan Zelina

Glacier Walk

Photo: Jan Zelina

Glacier Walk

Photo: Jan Zelina

Ice Climbing

Photo: Jan Zelina

Svínafellsjökull Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Svínafellsjökull Glacier

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Svínafellsjökull Glacier

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Axes

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Svínafellsjökull Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Ice Climbing

Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Svínafellsjökull Ice Climbing

Glacier Walk and Ice Climbing - IMG28

Don´t forget to bring your camera!

We are adventurers, and love a good challenge so figured we’d go for something exhilarating like ice climbing.

- Daniel & Amanda -

Difficulty:

EASY

HARD

Price from:  

Adult: 19.900

Departures: All year: July 1st to August 31st, Every day at 9:30 and 14:30 - September 1st to June 30th, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun at 12:00.

Duration: 3 hours on ice, 4 hours in total

Meeting point: Icelandic Mountain Guides Sales Lodge in Skaftafell (next to the National Park Visitor Center) 30 min. prior to departure

Minimum Age: 14 years

Group size: 6 participants per guide. Minimum of 2 participants.

We provide: Guiding services and glacier gear (crampons, ice axes and safety equipment)

You bring: Warm clothing, rain gear, and lunch.

Note: Bring warm clothing, rain gear, gloves, hiking boots and a snack. Boots and rain gear can be rented (1.500 ISK. per item)

  • Tour Description

    A glacier walk with an introduction to ice climbing

    On this adventurous glacier walk and ice climbing tour, we take you to the majestic Svínafellsjökull glacier where we explore all its features such as water cauldrons, ridges, and deep crevasses. At the right location, we give everyone a chance for a short and easy introduction to the sport of ice climbing. With only 6 passengers per guide on this tour, everyone will have their time to shine. This combination of a glacier walk and ice climbing is a great way to experience Icelandic glaciers. Don´t forget to bring your camera since this is a perfect opportunity to have your picture taken enjoying a real Iceland glacier adventure.

    Read about Daniel & Amanda's exhilirating glacier walk and ice climbing experience.

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