GLACIER WALK

Explore the highlights of Iceland’s glaciers. Let your guide lead you
through breathtaking glacial landscapes. Equipped with crampons, a
helmet, harness and an Ice axe you will explore the Breidamerkurjokull glacier with the team at Ice Explorers.

Experience the spectacular scenery on the ever-changing glacier not only in the winter but during the summer months in Iceland! Ice Explorers are local guides who live in the area. The owner of the company started the Glacier Walk in 2011, he was one of the first ones organizing these tours on Breiðamerkurjökull. Our main goal is to make your trip a memorable tour when your grandchildren ask what the best adventure was in your life, you will tell stories about what you experienced in Iceland included our tour. So why not to join us to become a glacier explorer on this guided glacier walk and learn more about the massive ice caps in Iceland?

THE TOUR

Before stepping foot on the glacier you will meet your guide at Jökulsarlon the Glacier lagoon where your guide will teach you a few things you will need to know while walking on the glacier. We will take you with one of the biggest Superjeeps in Iceland close to the glacier, it’s about a half-an-hour drive, from where the adventure starts.

Once we hit the ice you will not only be amazed by the beauty but also mesmerised by the sound as the ice beneath your feet crunches. During
this tour, you have the possibility to even see crevasses, moulins and the world-famous glacier wall on Jokulsarlon.

Maybe if you are lucky, you can even see the glacier calve. The walk during the whole tour can be between 6-10 km.

MEETING POINT

Our base camp is right next to Jökulsárlón´s cafeteria which can be found on the main car park of Jökulsárlón. Here you will check-in, meet your guide and enter Iceland’s biggest Superjeeps before stepping off for an adventure.

INCLUDED

Ice axe, Crampons, Helmets, Safety Harness, On-road and off-road transportation with a Superjeep, Experienced and Qualified guide.

DEPARTURE

9.30

DURATION

3.5 – 4 hours

BRING & WEAR

Hiking boots (very important), waterproof and/ or winter clothes, at least 3 layers underneath your waterproof layer, water and if needed a sandwich.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Half-an-hour Superjeep ride to the glacier, walking on the glacier, looking over the glacier lagoon and the glacier wall and a professionally qualified guide.

PRICE

15.900 per adult – Age limit: 10 years old

*The tour will go with a minimum of 2 pax

BASE CAMP

Jökulsárlon Cafeteria | Gps: 64.048388, -16.179593

BOOKING

TERMS & CONDITIONS

VALIDITY OF PRICES AND DEPARTURES

Prices are in Icelandic Krona (ISK) as shown on our web site. Prices and departures are guaranteed after full payment has been made.

CHANGES

Our trips are weather and condition depended. Ice Explorers reserve the right to change your itinerary or cancel your trip with your safety in mind due to factors outside of our control before the tour starts.

CANCELLATION

We have a 24 hours cancellation policy. We will fully refund your money if we are notified of the cancellation 24 hours before the departure of the tour. We need notification by phone on +354 8663490 and/or email on ice@explorers.is

All cancellations of tours must go through our office by email to ice@explorers.is and we recommend you keep a copy of the email for future reference. We don’t repay the fee if the client is late, or doesn’t show up even if the weather is very bad, in case that we are able to do the trip. So we recommend to stay in a hotel or guesthouse close to Jökulsárlón – Glacier lagoon.

INSURANCE

We advise all our clients to have insurance.

LIABILITY

No responsibility is accepted for losses, expenses due to delays, changes of flights, closed roads or other services or because of strikes, accidents, sickness, damage, negligence, weather, war, changes in bus schedules, or other similar causes. Iceguide does not assume responsibility for accidents or death that can be traced to the participant´s negligence, acts of third parties or exterior circumstances such as weather, natural occurrences, war or other similar causes.

PRIVACY POLICY

All personal information will be strictly confidential and will not be given or sold to a third party.

GOVERNING LAW / JURISDICTION CLAUSE

These Terms and Conditions are in accordance with Icelandic law.th Icelandic law.

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