The ever-changing glacier has spectacular scenery and perfect locations for a day out ice climbing. This tour offers the whole scale of difficulty, from easy climbing to harder steep walls. Since the tour is focused on climbing, the group travels towards a suitable climbing location with exciting stops on the way. Journey along the South coast of Iceland is just an icing on the cake!
In just one day you will experience:
Don´t worry about the equipment, the price of the tour includes waterproof mountaineering boots, technical glacier equipment and extra rain gear. Also, low client to guide ratio is a matter of course, same as experienced and certified guides.
See the program of your trip:
Meet us at location! Join us at Sólheimajökull parking lot (Road#221) at 10:45 for the glacier hiking tour. Trip duration: 5-6 hours (round trip from parking lot at Sólheimajökull).
Certified glacier guide, Rain-gear, Mountaineering boots, Private transfer, Technical glacier equipment.
Personal outdoor clothing, Food for the day (can be bought on the tour), small backpack.
With a high service level, Asgard Beyond offers the lowest client to guide ratio in Iceland. Small groups for enhanced experiences and more safety.We are the only operator that offers FREE OF CHARGE Mountaineering boots AND Rain-gear for all guests that need the equipment. Our priority is that guests enjoy the Glacier walk and the excursion around the south coast without having to pay all the small extra fees.Certified glacier guides and decades of experience in the industry.
Reykjavík - A Pickup in Reykjavík at 08:00 in the morning. We drive from Reykjavík towards Hvolsvöllur village for a refreshment stop.
Sólheimajökull - After our refreshment stop at Hvolsvöllur, we get moving towards Sólheimajökull glacier, where we gear up and have an introduction about the equipment that will be used on the Ice. About 4-5 hours will be spent on the Ice, exploring and of course climbing. This trip pffers a thorough ice climbing session with a certified glacier guide that will go through the steps of Ice climbing. Good objectives and a focus on the fun aspect of climbing is our main priority on this trip.After the climbing and exploring, we will get back to the vehicle and head out towards the next location.
Skógar - After our glacier session, we will drive towards Skógar waterfall for a scenic stop.
Reykjavík - From Skógar, we had back to Reykjavík. The guests can approximate to be in town around 18:00-19:00.