Take a Walk on the Ice Side / Eyjafjallajokull

All year Daily About 9-10 hours Your hotel / guesthouse in Reykjavik EASY Min 10 years old

Tour description
€173 per person

On this tour you will go on a safe and easy walk on crampons up onto the ice field of Eyjafjallajokull Glacier. There you will discover a wonderland of ice sculptures, ridges and deep crevasses, and learn about the glacier and the effect of the Eyjafjallajokull Glacier eruption in 2010 on the glacier and its surroundings. On the way back there’s a stop at the picturesque waterfalls of Skogafoss Waterfall and Seljalandsfoss Waterfall.

Tour highlights

  • Eyjafjallajokull volcano
  • Solheimajokull glacier
  • Myrdalsjokull icecap
  • Skogafoss
  • Seljalandsfoss


  • Pick up from your hotel / guesthouse in Reykjavik.
  • Transport
  • Professional English speaking guide.
  • Glacier gear, and safety equipment

Did you know?

Did you know that Iceland is on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) all year, in summer, from around mid May to mid August the sun only sets for a few hours so there is daylight for 24 hours. However in the darkest winter months there are only about 4-5 hours of daylight.

Good to know

Pick up from hotels / guesthouses starts at 8:30am and can take up to 30 minutes.

Bring warm clothing, rain gear, hiking boots and lunch. Boots and rain gear can be rented at the site for a small fee.

The walk on the ice takes about 2,5 hours.