Small Group Vatnajokull Glacier Hike & Glacier Lagoon Tour From Reykjavik

Go hiking on Europe's largest glacier, the mighty Vatnajokull Glacier, and visit the picturistic Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon all in one day!

Your full day south coast adventure tour starts with a pick up from authorized pick up points in Reykjavik. From there you will drive long the popular south shore of the island, all the way to Skaftafell National Park. From Skaftafell, it is about 15 minutes drive to Falljokull Glacier, an outlet glacier of the magnificant Vatnajokull ice cap. There you will go on a senic hike on the glacier where you will be able to admire the stunning mountaineous landscape and panoramic views that surround the area whilst hiking on the county‘s largest glacier. Your certified glacier guide will provide you with all of the necessary glacier gear needed to safely explore all that the glacier has to offer as well as provide you with a safety briefing before you step on to the ice.

After your hike, you will head towards the photogenic Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. Upon arrival you can clearly see that the lagoon is riddled with icebergs that float beautifully around the lagoon, and offer breathtaking scenery and of course perfect photo opportunities. Your guide will make sure that you will have enough time at this top attraction to be able to take soe good photos before you start making your way back to the capital where your tour ends.

Go glacier hiking and visit Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon, one of Iceland's most beautiful attractions on this day tour available directly from Reykjavik.  Check availability by choosing a date.

This fantastic tour has a small group guarantee, ensuring a more personalized experience.

If Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon is on your bucket list then this is the perfect tour for you. Join us for a full day packed of adventures and beautiful landscapes.

Quick facts

Tour information:
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 08:00

  • Small group guarantee

  • Pick up from Reykjavik with return transfer

  • A short glacier hike on Vatnajokull Glacier

  • All necessary glacier gear needed

  • Visit to the picturistique Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

  • Visit to the picturistique Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

  • Hiking shoes (available to rent for a small fee)

  • Boat ride on the lagoon

  • Food & drinks

What to bring:
  • Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket and pants, head-wear, gloves, packed lunch and good hiking shoes

Good to know:

You can rent hiking shoes and waterproof clothing directly from the operator if you let them know in an advance.

Warning: Jeans and other cotton fabricated clothing are not acceptable. When cotton gets wet it looses its ability to insulate, gets cold and dries slowly.

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