Ice Walkers Tours

Sólheimajökull Glacier Hike

A glacier walk is one of the best things Iceland has to offer.

An active leisure that does not require participants to be athletes while providing the opportunity to experience unique Icelandic nature and the sense of adventure.

Your adventure

Our hike on the Sólheimajökull outlet glacier is more than an opportunity to take in breathtaking landscapes. Ice Walkers guides will share their insight into some of the most interesting aspects of local nature and culture, allowing you to better understand and appreciate the uniqueness of this island.



When was the last time you walked on the glacier?

When have you listened to the sound of the rivers flowing beneath your feet?

When have you admired glacial crevices and mills, or touched the volcanic dust?

Your tour details

What: A glacier walk

HOW: Private tour for a group of up to 12 people

DURATION: A walk takes approximately 3 – 3.5 hours

WHERE: Sólheimajökull, South Iceland

MEETING POINT: Parking at Sólheimajökull outlet glacier

DIFFICULTY LEVEL: A walk for every person in a reasonably good shape

PREPARATION: warm trekking / mountain clothes, rain clothes, hat, gloves, scarf, small backpack with drinks / necessary provisions.

Requirements for participants (due to safety considerations): minimum 35 cm shoe, minimum weight 35 kg

Necessary equipment (provided by Ice Walkers): helmet, crampons, harness

The glacier walk is a subject to weather conditions and may be canceled if harsh conditions could put participants in any danger.


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