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Two-Hour Small-Group in Natural Ice Cave Tour of Vatnajökull Glacier

  • Ice cave tour in Vatnajokull National Park
  • Off-road transportation is a fun way of getting to the glacier
  • All gear provided for a safe and easy tour
Two-Hour Small-Group in Natural Ice Cave Tour of Vatnajökull Glacier
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A guided tour handles transportation logistics and gear on this tour to Breidamerkurjokull Glacier in Vatnajokull National Park. When you arrive, choose to explore an ice cave along with your guide or go off on your own—the perfect balance for those unsure of whether or not they want to visit with a group. Regardless of your preferences, your guide provides information about the glacier and safety information throughout.
What to Expect
This Vatnajokull National Park off-road and hiking tour starts when you meet your guide the Jokulsarlon Lagoon cafeteria. Then, board a Jeep and admire the views as your drive expertly navigates the rugged off-road terrain to the Breidamerkurjokull Glacier.

When you get to the glacier, you’ll be provided with a helmet and crampons and then follow your guide into the ice cave. Choose to continue following your guide or explore on your own. Either way, your guide will be there to take your photo and answer any questions.

After 40 minutes of exploring the cave, return to where your tour began.
Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2018
Absolutely amazing!

Unfortunately, we weren't able to visit the Crystal Cave as it had started melting but Ice Explorers instead substituted our excursion for a glacier walk & HOLY COW WAS IT AMAZING! We rode onto the glacier itself on a super jeep, stopping at various interest...More

4  Thank Latinhunny33
Reviewed 23 March 2018
Highly recommended adventure -- definitely book SMALL GROUP -- it's worth it!

This was a really fun and beautiful adventure. The small group is the way to go - the cave is fairly small and I can't imagine it would be nearly as enjoyable if you had a big bus load of people crammed in (we had...More

2  Thank Amber C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Amazing tour. Amazing super jeep ride off road. Excellent driver, and AMAZING guide (French boy) , he told us so much about the glaciers and volcano next to the glacier. He answered all our questions. And he were funny too. This tour just makes you...More

Thank Asta A
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile
Amazing sights

Amazing sights with a guided tour from start to finish and the tour guides gave an insight to how the ice caves were created and what's happening to them. Highly recommended

Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile
Amazing experience

The trip with Ice Explorers team was great! We completely recommend to visit the glacier! The journey to the cave with the superjeep was also amazing and the guides were superkind and helpful! Don’t miss it!

Thank jmzva
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sara f
9 October 2018|
Response from Latinhunny33 | Reviewed this property |
Probably. Please keep in mind the Crystal Cave tour was canceled for my booking & it was substituted with the glacier walk. We had small children in our group & they did just fine. Make sure they have appropriate weather... More
2 July 2018|
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Response from Soulfulimages | Reviewed this property |
The ice cave season is from November onwards. You can however do a glacier hike year round.
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