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Skaftafell National Park, which sprawls across the southern tip of the Vatnajokull glacier, is one of the most popular corners of the larger Vatnajokull National Park. Dominated by the Skaftafellsjökull glacier, Skaftafell offers 1,930 square miles (5,000 square kilometers) of rugged mountainous terrain and glacial tongues.

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Skaftafell Visitor Centre, Öræfi 785, Iceland
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Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

Skaftafell Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

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The Vatnajökull glacier ranks among Iceland’s top natural attractions, but exploring the icy terrain without a guide is dangerous. On this half-day tour, delve into the Skaftafell National Park with a certified guide and discover a world of ice formations and deep crevasses. With all the necessary safety equipment included, enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.23
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South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Day Tour from Reykjavik
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South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Day Tour from Reykjavik

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Discover southern Iceland and take a cruise on the ice-strewn Jokulsarlon Lagoon on this scenic day trip from Reykjavik. Traveling by air-conditioned coach, trace Iceland’s spectacular south coast, a canvas of towering mountains, waterfalls, and glacial rivers. Visit the Skogafoss waterfall, view the ice-covered peaks of Skaftafell, and learn about the area's geology and then go behind the cascading water at Seljalandfoss waterfall.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$156.54
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$156.54

Small Group Glacier Hiking & Ice Caving Tour Inside Vatnajokull Glacier

Small Group Glacier Hiking & Ice Caving Tour Inside Vatnajokull Glacier

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The Vatnajökull glacier is widely considered the jewel in Skaftafell National Park’s crown, but the icy terrain holds hidden dangers. On this ice-caving tour, hike around and beneath the Vatnajökull glacier with your certified guide, and explore millions of years of natural geology. With crampons and safety equipment included, enjoy uninterrupted views over the icy landscapes for which Iceland is famous.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$152.37
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Ice Cave Tour in the National Park of Vatnajökull

Ice Cave Tour in the National Park of Vatnajökull

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Experience the dazzling natural landscapes of Vatnajökull, Europe’s largest glacier, on this 3-hour ice caving adventure from Reykjavik. Venture off the beaten track in the Vatnajökull National Park and enjoy the rare opportunity to explore inside a naturally formed ice cave. With new caves forming each year, your experience is guaranteed to be unique, so be sure to bring your camera!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.00
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$153.00

Small Group Glacier Wonders Adventure From Skaftafell

Small Group Glacier Wonders Adventure From Skaftafell

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Discover one of the gems of southern Iceland on this glacier hike in Skaftafell National Park. Head from Skaftafell to the edge of the spectacular Vatnajokull glacier. Learn how to use your climbing equipment, then hike out through the glacier valley and up onto the ice. Follow your guide on a route past open crevasses and frozen ice-caves, and admire breathtaking views over the landscape beyond. During your family-friendly trip, learn how glaciers are formed and marvel at the scale of the mighty glacier.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.01
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Vatnajokull Small Group Glacier Hike From Skaftafell

Vatnajokull Small Group Glacier Hike From Skaftafell

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Trek deep into the Skaftafell National Park and marvel at Iceland’s beauty on this adventurous 5-hour glacier hike. Travel by bus into the Skaftafell National Park as a guide sheds light on the region’s geology. Pull on your hiking gear and head along rugged trails to the tongue of the Virkisjökull Glacier — widely considered the park’s most impressive feature. Along the way, discover the crevasses, ice caves and waterfalls for which the region is famous and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.15
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$123.15

2 Day South Coast Waterfalls, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Glacier Hike

2 Day South Coast Waterfalls, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Glacier Hike

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Explore Iceland’s spectacular south coast on a 2-day tour with overnight accommodation that takes in the beaches, mountains, and wildlife of the Skaftafell Nature Reserve. You’ll hike on a glacier, check out a plane wreck on a striking black sand beach, and visit the Jökulsárlón Lagoon, where icebergs and seals bob in clear glacier water. Along the way, you’ll travel with a small group of like-minded travelers and a guide for an intimate and personalized tour.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$480.06
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$480.06
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5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell
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5-hour Glacier Adventure From Skaftafell

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The Svínafellsjökull glacier is part of Europe’s largest glacier and the icy landscapes offer a dramatic backdrop for a hiking adventure. This morning or afternoon guided glacier hike in the Skaftafell-Vatnajökull National Park ensures a personalized experience, with a small group of up to eight participants, and full instruction provided.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$146.00
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Glacier Hike and Ice Cave Half-Day Tour from Skaftafell

Glacier Hike and Ice Cave Half-Day Tour from Skaftafell

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Please note that is is a challenging tour with 5 hours of hike. Getting to the Ice Cave is challenging, but the reward is equally great! On this tour, you will go further than other glacier hiking tours go. You will traverse the Falljökull outlet glacier and visit a unique and natural ice cave, only accessible to those in the company of an experienced glacier guide. With a maximum group size of 8 participants, we can guarantee an amazing and personal experience on the glacier. The tour begins at Skaftafell Base Camp where you will board the Glacier Bus, taking you to the glacier terminal face. You will be fitted with all necessary glacier gear, free of charge. After a short hike to the edge of the glacier, you start your way traversing the magnificent glacier tongue, full of deep crevasses, amazing ice formations and deep water cauldrons. When you reach the cave, you will have enough time to get all the photos you want, before you head back over the glacier to the bus.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$162.00
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$162.00

4 Day Blue Ice Cave, South Coast, Golden Circle, Snæfellsnes & Northern Lights

4 Day Blue Ice Cave, South Coast, Golden Circle, Snæfellsnes & Northern Lights

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Discover the natural wonders of Iceland on this epic tour, taking in all the highlights of southern Iceland. Explore the wild landscapes and fishing villages of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula; take in the highlights of the Golden Circle route; and stop at South Coast sites including Seljalandsfoss, Skógafoss, and Diamond Beach. Along the way, enjoy a glacier hike in the Skaftafell National Park and visit an ice cave.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$887.06
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2 Day Ice Cave & South Coast: Glacier hike, Jokulsarlon lagoon & Northern Lights

2 Day Ice Cave & South Coast: Glacier hike, Jokulsarlon lagoon & Northern Lights

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Get out of Reykjavik for an exciting 2-day excursion to Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, one of Iceland’s top attractions due to its stunning beauty. Explore the south coast of Iceland with a professional guide. Hike among waterfalls, walk on black sand beaches, experience the mysterious blue caves, learn to cross Iceland’s largest glacier, and even get a chance to hunt the elusive Northern Lights. This adventure will not soon be forgotten.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$457.10
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$457.10
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3-Day Reykjavik, Golden Circle, Ice Cave, Jokulsarlon & Fjadrargljufur Canyon

3-Day Reykjavik, Golden Circle, Ice Cave, Jokulsarlon & Fjadrargljufur Canyon

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Save money and fully immerse yourself into the region on this 3-day guided tour that takes in all the highlights of Iceland's Golden Circle route in a single trip. This un-rushed tour takes you to such attractions as Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls, the spouting Geysir, Reynisfjara black-sand beach, and Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon where you go on an ice cave and glacier hiking adventure
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  • 3 days
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$766.01
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3-Day Ice Cave, South Coast, Golden Circle and Northern Lights from Reykjavik

3-Day Ice Cave, South Coast, Golden Circle and Northern Lights from Reykjavik

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Thoroughly explore the natural highlights of Iceland on this 3-day guided tour that takes in the Golden Circle, south coast, an ice cave, and (with luck) the northern lights. Your guide will take you to see such highlights as Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss waterfall, and Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon where you can embark on an included glacier hike and ice cave tour.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$666.86
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$666.86
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6-Day Small-Group Adventure Tour Around Iceland from Reykjavik

6-Day Small-Group Adventure Tour Around Iceland from Reykjavik

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Take the full circle road around Iceland to see its top attractions on this 6-day tour from Reykjavik. Check out the Golden Circle, view the south coast’s black sands and basalt cliffs; explore the eastern fjords, Akureyri, and Lake Myvatn; and enjoy adventures including a glacier walk at Skaftafell, hiking, and a whale watching cruise. Limited to a maximum of 15 people, the tour includes five nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, air-conditioned transport, and more.
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  • 6 days
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$1,718.82
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2 Days Glacier Lagoon and Ice Cave with Northern Lights

2 Days Glacier Lagoon and Ice Cave with Northern Lights

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Experience Iceland’s stunning south coast on a 2-day excursion starting in Reykjavik. Visit top highlights such as Seljalandsfoss, Skogafoss, Vik, and Skaftafell on the first day, and enjoy a chance to see the northern lights from your accommodation. The next day is where the adventure begins; see a glacial lagoon, walk on a glacier, visit an ice cave, and drive through lava fields.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$546.00
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$546.00

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and the South Coast Private Tour from Reykjavik

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and the South Coast Private Tour from Reykjavik

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Take in the incredible natural scenery at Jökulsárlón, Europe's largest glacial lake, on this 14-hour private eco-tour from Reykjavik. With your guide, pass Skaftafell National Park, then visit Seljalandsfoss waterfall and Þorvaldseyri Volcano Museum. Once at Jökulsárlón, watch huge icebergs calve off Vatnajokull and opt to book a boat ride on the lake. During the return trip to Reykjavik, visit Skógafoss waterfall and the black sand beach of Reynisfjara. Enjoy personalized attention from your guide on this private tour that includes round-trip transportation from Reykjavik.
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  • 13 to 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$871.40
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3 Day Summer South Coast, Golden Circle and Jökulsarlon glacier lagoon

3 Day Summer South Coast, Golden Circle and Jökulsarlon glacier lagoon

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Make the most of your time in Iceland by combining three of the most popular destinations into one action-packed tour. Enjoy multiple photo ops along the Golden Circle, stopping at Gullfoss, Thingvellir, Geysir, and more. Then, continue along the South Coast, stopping to admire Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfalls, hike along the Vatnajökull glacier, and visit Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$749.31
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Extra Small-Group Glacier Walk in Skaftafell National Park
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Extra Small-Group Glacier Walk in Skaftafell National Park

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With a maximum group size of 8 participants, we can guarantee an amazing and personal experience on the glacier. On this extra small group Glacier Walk, we visit one of Vatnajökull's many outlet glaciers in Skaftafell National Park. Before heading to the glacier, you will meet your expert glacier guide at our Skaftafell Base Camp, located on the campsite of Skaftafell National Park. Your guide will provide you with all necessary gear for the glacier walk, an ice axe, harness, and a helmet. When everyone is ready, we head to the glacier where your guide will safely lead the group through an icy wonderland with deep crevasses, narrow ridges, and other ice formations. We will have up to two hours to explore the glacier, giving us plenty of time to take pictures and make memories that will last a lifetime.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$116.00
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6D5N Golden Circle, South Coast, Snæfellsnes, Reykjavik & Airport Transfer

6D5N Golden Circle, South Coast, Snæfellsnes, Reykjavik & Airport Transfer

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See more of Iceland with this 5-night trip around the southwest of the country. With an itinerary that takes in the famous Golden Circle sightseeing route along with the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Reykjavik, and the south coast, you’ll spend less time planning and more time enjoying the sights. Five nights of hotel accommodation in the Fosshotel Baron (or similar) is included.
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  • 6 days
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$1,181.16
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Iceland Complete: Around Iceland in 10 Days

Iceland Complete: Around Iceland in 10 Days

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Get a comprehensive overview of Iceland on this 10-day tour on the famous ring road. Discover the rugged terrain of Iceland as you explore the volcanoes, glaciers, waterfalls, and mountains that dot the landscape. See famous landmarks like the Golden Circle, the Skogafoss and Seljalandfoss waterfalls, the East Fjords and much more as you interact with locals during your farm stays in the countryside.
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  • 10 days
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$3,755.94
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Iceland Glacier Lagoon and South Coast Private Day Tour from Reykjavik

Iceland Glacier Lagoon and South Coast Private Day Tour from Reykjavik

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Make the most of your time in Iceland with a full-day, private 4x4 tour that explores the best of the South Coast’s stunning natural landscapes and scenery. Slip behind a powerful glacial waterfall where Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss tumble from a high cliff, then continue through an otherworldly rock desert to the ocean. Walk black sand beaches pounded by North Atlantic waves and wind, visit the volcanic park that shelters Iceland’s highest peak and see a glacial lagoon dotted with blue icebergs before returning to Reykjavík.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,191.57
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6 Day Summer Circle Tour, Ring Route Tour with a Small Group

6 Day Summer Circle Tour, Ring Route Tour with a Small Group

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Maximize time in Iceland with a multi-day, small-group tour around the island. Skip the hassle of rental cars or navigating unfamiliar roads, and admire views during a six-day itinerary including the Golden Circle, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, and the Eastfjords. Set out on glacier hikes, see waterfalls up close, and walk along black sand beaches during this comprehensive tour.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,717.77
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$1,717.77
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Ring Road Iceland: 4-Day Guided Tour Around Iceland

Ring Road Iceland: 4-Day Guided Tour Around Iceland

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Make the most of your time in Iceland and see the island’s top landmarks on this 4-day tour of Ring Road. Enjoy guided tours of waterfalls, glacial lagoons, and volcanic beaches, and more over the course of the tour. You can also participate in several included activities including a whale watching tour, a glacial hike, and a visit to a thermal bath.
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  • 4 days
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$1,350.00
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$1,350.00
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4x4 South Coast and Diamond Beach Tour (Private 1-6 Pax)

4x4 South Coast and Diamond Beach Tour (Private 1-6 Pax)

Go and visit the South Coast and see some waterfalls, a few glaciers, the black sand beach, The largest glacier in Europe, the famous Diamond beach and Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon. Its a long day but it wont be boring!
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,399.00
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