Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition

Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition - Icelandic Mountain Guides
Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition - Icelandic Mountain Guides
+4 Destinations
Iceland South Coast


Start and end in Reykjavik! With the ski, snowboard & snow tour Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Reykjavik, Iceland and 4 other destinations in Iceland. Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
up to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
Jeep & 4WD
Physical Rating
Travel style
Ski, Snowboard & Snow, Adventure
  • Susan Faughlin's review about another Icelandic Mountain Guides tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    What a great trip! The scenery was amazing, the guides were great and it was a lovely group of people to hike with. Would definitely recommend doing this trip.

  • Laura Warner's review about another Icelandic Mountain Guides tour
    4.0 - Good

    Fun trip, but I wish I would have known that the snowpack and conditions are highly variable. My trip in March was more like spring conditions in the Rocky Mountain USA rather than powder. I would also not recommend paying the supplement for vegetarian food... Read more

  • Diane's review about another Icelandic Mountain Guides tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great small group tour! Wonderful guide, amazing experience!

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 0: Preparation meeting with the guide – Day before departure
  2. Day 1: Reykjavík – Jökulheimar
  3. Days 2 and 3: Ascent to Grímsvötn
  4. Day 4: Grímsvötn Caldera
  5. Days 5 to 6: Traversing to the ice cap towards Öræfajökull glacier
  6. Day 7: Hermannaskarð pass to Esjufjöll mountains
  7. Day 8: From Esjufjöll down Breiðamerkurjökull glacier
  8. Day 9: Return to Reykjavík

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

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  • Jennifer, 59 years old26th September 2018
    The only problem I have with Tour that I didn't discover them sooner! Excellent, polite, personal service at great prices & a huge range of amazing tours.

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Start and end in Reykjavik.
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TourRadar only requires a deposit of 15% to confirm this Icelandic Mountain Guides booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 January 2019 the full payment of $2,419 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2419 for Vatnajökull Glacier Expedition, but the deposit of 15% is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Icelandic Mountain Guides will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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Covering a total distance of approx 663 km.
  • Reykjavik (Iceland)
  • 276 km
  • Jokulsarlon (Iceland)
  • 66 km
  • Grimsvotn (Iceland)
  • 36 km
  • Esjufjoll (Iceland)
  • 18 km
  • Breidamerkurjokull (Iceland)
  • 267 km
  • Reykjavik (Iceland)

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