Glacier Snowmobiling Tour | Meet on Location Langjokull

Do you want an hour of power on the ice of Langjökull glacier? If you are an adrenaline junky this snowmobile tour on Langjokull glacier is the tour for you!

Your tour begins at our Snowmobile Base Camp on the eastern side of Langjökull. Our specialist snowmobile guide will get you kitted out with all the clothing and gear you need to go gliding off across this wild white wonderland. A quick lesson in snowmobile driving and a safety briefing, power up and you are ready to skim off into the sparkling white yonder!

Langjökull is the second largest glacier in Iceland with a surface area of 953 km2. At its highest, the glacier rises to 1450 m, which is around 100 m higher than the mountain peaks surrounding it. Well-known mountains in the area include Fjallkirkja, Þursaborg, Péturshorn and the fabulously named Jarlhattur. The scenery here is simply stunning! There is a fabulous feeling of spaciousness and a magical sense of being on a very high untouched plateau beneath a vast sky.

For some spine-tingling excitement on the ice explore Langjkokull from the seat of a snowmobile! You will get a totally unique experience and take home memories and photographs to treasure forever.

As this tour starts on location you'll have to drive tithe Base Camp yourself. We kindly ask you to meet us and be ready for departure and kitting up at the camp at least 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time. In reasonable conditions, it should take you about two and a half hours to drive from Reykjavík. From Gullfoss waterfall, the journey takes approx. 40 minutes. Please note that should you be late we cannot guarantee that we can wait for you. Also, be aware of weather conditions that might slow down your drive.

To reach us you will need to take the F 35 mountain road, also known as the Kjölur route. We operate from a cosy , spacious and recently renovated country cottage with wonderful views. Hot chocolate, coffee, biscuits and restrooms are available!

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Jun. - Oct.
  • Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
  • Activities: Snowmobile
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 8 years.
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Snowmobiling, Langjokull Glacier
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 13:00, 16:00

You meet us at the departure location.
  • Small Group Experience

  • Overalls, gloves, balaclava and a helmet

  • 2 persons sharing a snowmobile

  • Solo rider upgrade

  • Food & drinks

What to bring:
  • Warm clothing

  • Good shoes (hiking shoes recommended)

Good to know:

-A valid drivers license is required to operate a snowmobile.

-A standard booking is for 2 people sharing a snowmobile.

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