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Ice Cave at Katla Volcano

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Ice Cave at Katla Volcano

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Go off the beaten path and into an ice cave on this small-group tour. In a Super Jeep, travel to a spectacular ice cave inside Kötlujökull an outlet glacier of Mýrdalsjökull Glacier, underneath which the mighty volcano Katla is located. All necessary equipment is included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.54
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Snowmobiling on Eyjafjallajökull

Available from Nov 1

Snowmobiling on Eyjafjallajökull

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Embark on a thrilling adventure by going snowmobiling on top of Eyjafjallajökull glacier. Suitable for first-time riders, this guided tour takes you into the wilderness and, when the weather co-operates, offers panoramic views over the Westman Islands and Iceland's south coast. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$293.18
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Thorsmork Adventure - 3 days

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Thorsmork Adventure - 3 days

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"Þórsmörk has a spot in each Icelanders heart. There's just nothing like it..." Þórsmörk is an incredibly beautiful nature reserve, situated in the heart of South Iceland nestled among the glaciers Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull and Tindfjallajökull.  On our hike we take in the astonishing view over Þórsmörk, Mýrdalsjökull glacier and the highlands. We will also hike up to Gígjökull glacier where we observe the effects of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption and breath in the purifying glacial air. Þórsmörk is a spectacular place to visit, it has it's own kind of feel to it. It is Icelandic nature to the core.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,919.54
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Private Glacier Hike on Sólheimajökull

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Private Glacier Hike on Sólheimajökull

Sólheimajökull glacier is one of Iceland's most impressive natural wonders but it can be difficult to soak up its serene atmosphere when traveling in a large group. Enjoy a more intimate experience on this private guided hike, which gets you away from the crowds by guiding you to the glacier's hidden nooks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$355.91
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Hekla Adventure by Super Jeep

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Hekla Adventure by Super Jeep

The only way you can venture into Iceland's barren interior is in an off-road vehicle. Skip the hassle of renting and driving on this guided tour from Gljúfrabúi. Embark on a thrilling adventure up Mount Hekla, one of Iceland's most active volcanoes, through otherworldly landscapes and areas associated with the Icelandic sagas and local folklore. Your tour takes in mountains, geothermal areas, farmland, black sand desert, canyons, glaciers, and waterfalls.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$456.57
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Ice Cave at Katla Volcano

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Thorsmork Adventure - 3 days

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Thorsmork Super Jeep

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2-Day Thorsmork Exploration

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Thorsmork Hike Day Tour

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Private Ice Climbing on Sólheimajökull

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Private Ice Climbing on Sólheimajökull

Experience ice climbing on Iceland’s Sólheimajökull glacier on a private climbing tour tailored to meet the needs, experience, and fitness levels of your group. Begin the tour on the rugged path to the glacier and then traverse the ancient ice to reach the day’s ice climbing destination. Along the way, your guide will point out deep crevasses, sinkholes, and the everchanging ice formations.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$452.81
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Thorsmork Adventure - 2 days

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Thorsmork Adventure - 2 days

"Þórsmörk has a spot in each Icelanders heart. There's just nothing like it..." Þórsmörk is an incredibly beautiful nature reserve, situated in the heart of South Iceland nestled among the glaciers Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull and Tindfjallajökull.  On our hike we take in the astonishing view over Þórsmörk, Mýrdalsjökull glacier and the highlands. We will also hike up to Gígjökull glacier where we observe the effects of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption and breath in the purifying glacial air. Þórsmörk is a spectacular place to visit, it has it's own kind of feel to it. It is Icelandic nature to the core.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,251.04
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Small Group Day Tour to Lakagigar by Super Jeep from Klaustur

Available from Jun 15

Small Group Day Tour to Lakagigar by Super Jeep from Klaustur

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The Laki Craters are famous for their beauty, but getting there is famously difficult. A guided Jeep tour makes it possible to see the craters safely, with all transportation provided by specialty Jeeps engineered for Iceland’s rugged environment. After a hike through the glaciers, continue on a second hike to the  Tjarnargígur pond crater, explore hidden waterfalls, and visit the beautiful Fjadrargljufur Canyon before returning to your Kirkjubæjarklaustur hotel.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$315.70
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$315.70
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Landmannalaugar Highland Snowmobiling Tour

Available from Nov 15

Landmannalaugar Highland Snowmobiling Tour

Fjallabak Nature Reserve was established in 1979. The Nature reserve is 47.000 hectares and is over 500 meters above sea level. The land is mountainous, sculptured by volcanoes and geothermal activity, covered by lavas, sands, rivers and lakes. So, no worries there is still a lot of treasures to explore in this vast mountainous area. **We always try to fit our trips to our guests needs and wishes**
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,618.00
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Northen Light tour on ATV/Quad

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Northen Light tour on ATV/Quad

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Head out into the Icelandic night for an adventurous Northern Lights ATV tour that includes pickup and drop-off at Reykjavík hotels, hot drinks, and all equipment. Ride alongside Lake Hafravatn and Mount Hafrafell, find panoramic views over Reykjavík and Mosfellsbær, and search for the Northern Lights above a rugged landscape.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.00
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$145.00
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2-Hour Northern Lights Buggy Tour in South Iceland

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2-Hour Northern Lights Buggy Tour in South Iceland

A fantastic way to experience the Northern light. Join us on an exciting hunt for the Northern lights on our open air Polaris buggy cars.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$234.67
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3.5 Hour Highlands of South Iceland Buggy Tour from Hella

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3.5 Hour Highlands of South Iceland Buggy Tour from Hella

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This 3.5 hour extreme buggy tour will allow you to explore the beautiful highlands South Iceland. You will be driving on narrow paths, over streams and rivers. If discovering the beautiful scenery of South Iceland in a powerful open air buggy car sounds good to you, then this is the tour for you. Your tour will start in the town of Hella where you will meet up with your guide at Buggy X-treme base camp. There you will get all geared up and safety instructions will be given. You will get helmets, balaclavas, gloves and high-quality overalls to make you feel comfortable on the way, no matter the weather. You will then start your adventure and head in to the amazing nature of South Iceland. Please note that it is possible to make this tour private. A minimum of 2 people is required and an extra cost of ISK 70.000 to secure the tour just for you and yours. You can click on “Make this tour private” in the booking widget and add the number of people that wish to join the tour.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$416.00
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$416.00

2-Hour Black Sand Beach Buggy Tour from Hella

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2-Hour Black Sand Beach Buggy Tour from Hella

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Experience the black sand beach of the world-famous South Coast of Iceland on our Polaris 1000 buggies. This 2-hour adventure starts in Hella and takes you to the black sand beach, Þykkvabæjarfjara. There you will experience the power of the Atlantic Ocean, and how it moulds the Icelandic landscape. Included in the tour is a personal guide, and all the gear that you will need for your buggy adventure. The tour has six departure times available on a single day and has a very low guests to guide ratio of 4:1. You can be sure that you will get a very personal experience on this semi-private buggy adventure tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$234.67
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Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon private tour

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Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon private tour

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Maybe you have noticed there is a lot here in Iceland that has Golden included in its name. The Iceland´s most popular tour, Golden Circle. Iceland´s Golden Cheese. Golden beer, golden waterfall. That´s because Icelanders believe it by their hearts that everything they do, own or make is the best in the world. Well enough of this. The Golden Circle has all this history, amazing nature sights and in this tour a great Whiskey. You get to see really breathtaking nature sights, because the Icelandic nature is so different from anything else in the world. You just have to come and see it and experience it. We offer a wake up service. Sometimes we have to go all the way to guests hotel room to pick them up. We do not offer dress up service though. If you are on time, just wait in the lobby and you will be picked up there.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,084.84
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$1,084.84
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Landmannalaugar Geothermal area - Super Jeep Day Tour

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Landmannalaugar Geothermal area - Super Jeep Day Tour

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Landmannalaugar is a remote and rugged volcanic landscape of orange & cream (rhyolite), blue and green mountains. Sitting atop the Mid Atlantic Ridge, natural hot springs abound.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$398.02
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Thorsmork Super Jeep

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Thorsmork Super Jeep

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Step inside a Super Jeep to explore Thorsmork, the highland region fringed by three major glaciers. Known for its rugged and dramatic terrain, Thorsmork is best explored on foot or by off-road vehicle; this tour offers the perfect solution as you’ll travel by specially adapted Jeep, designed to handle the terrain with ease, and stop for short hikes through the day.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$353.98
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2-Day Thorsmork Exploration

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2-Day Thorsmork Exploration

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On this 2-Day Þórsmörk overnight tour you will explore the valley of mighty Thor, the Thunder God. You will enjoy the wilderness of outstanding panoramic views whilst breathing fresh mountain air.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,383.27
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Thorsmork Hike Day Tour

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Thorsmork Hike Day Tour

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Immerse yourself deeply in the astounding Þórsmörk Mountain Reserve.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$335.83
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Midgard Surprise - The Local way to Adventure

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Midgard Surprise - The Local way to Adventure

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Looking for a thrilling experience on your nest trip to Iceland? Then Midgard Surprise may be your ticket. You and your guide will board a super jeep and head out into the hinterlands, passing through beautiful scenery on your way. The surprise is that you won't know where you're going -- you may end up on the South Coast, in the Thorsmokr Valley, or in the Landmannalaugar Geothermal Area.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$353.98
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Skip the Line: Secret Lagoon Entrance Ticket

Available from Oct 30

Skip the Line: Secret Lagoon Entrance Ticket

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Both off-the-beaten-path and within the Golden Circle, Secret Lagoon hot springs live up to their evocative name. Tucked away in the small village of Fludir, the hot springs are not as popular as other nearby attractions, but offer unbeatable natural luxury and comfort, plus amenities such as changing rooms, a shower, and a bar and restaurant. Book your ticket in advance to ensure a smooth visit.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$27.76
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SuperSaver: Small Group South Coast, Waterfalls & Glacier Hike and Northern Lights Adventure from Reykjavik

Available from Dec 20

SuperSaver: Small Group South Coast, Waterfalls & Glacier Hike and Northern Lights Adventure from Reykjavik

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Make the most of your time in Iceland on this full-day tour from Reykjavík that combines multiple activities. See the highlights of the south coast, including Seljalandsfoss waterfall best known for the fact that you can walk behind it, and the black-sand beach of Reynisfjara. Embark upon a glacier walk across Solheimajokull and learn about the glacier, formations, and movements, and conclude your tour by hunting for the northern lights in the countryside surrounding Reykjavík.
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$220.38
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Small-Group Half-Day Snowmobiling and Ice Cave from Gullfoss

Available from Dec 19

Small-Group Half-Day Snowmobiling and Ice Cave from Gullfoss

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Combine two thrilling adventures on a single tour from Gullfoss. In a small group of no more than 12 people, board a super truck and head for Iceland's second largest glacier, Langjokull. With two people to each snowmobile, rev up your engine and embark upon a ride across the glacier. Afterward, you have the opportunity to explore a natural ice cave before returning.
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  • 5 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$287.02
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Small-Group Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing on Sólheimajokull Glacier

Available from Oct 31

Small-Group Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing on Sólheimajokull Glacier

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Designed to delight travelers with an adventurous spirit, this 4-hour tour gives you the chance to climb and hike on the colossal Sólheimajökull Glacier. In a small group of no more than 10, you’ll conquer the glacier’s frozen curves and crevasses, and admire unique ice formations and jagged ridges. Refine your climbing skills on an ice wall and receive personalized attention from your guide in an intimate group.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Hot Springs Tour from Reykjavik

Available from Dec 19

Small Group Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Hot Springs Tour from Reykjavik

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Combine the dramatic landscape of the Golden Circle with a trip to Secret Lagoon Hot Springs on a small-group tour from Reykjavík. Visit Thingvellir National Park, Geysir Hot Springs, and Gullfoss Waterfall, with pickup and drop-off at downtown hotels, national park fees, and admission to the hot springs included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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