Snæfellsjökull glacier hike – Day tour


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Snaefellsjokull glacier hike

Iceland holidays Snaefellsjokull glacier hiking adventure

This Iceland holidays Snaefellsjokull glacier day tour is one of the best glacier hiking tours in the world. The famous Snaefellsjokull glacier (1446 m) is one of the most picturesque mountains in Iceland. This famous volcano is clearly visible for more than 100 km away and is always breathtaking to see. Many poems have been written about its grandeur and shining white coat of ice ans snow.

We will hike for 5- 7 hours with average ascend time of 3 – 5 hours. The total elevation gain is 760 m (2,500 ft) and the total hiking distance is 7-8 km (4,5 – 5 miles). This hiking tour is rated as challenging to demanding. Please note that the age limit for this tour is 16 years.

Everything about this Iceland holidays Snaefellsjokull glacier day tour is an amazing adventure, even the drive to the start of the hike offers breathtaking views. Beautiful scenery, amazing views on a clear day and magnificent landscapes.

After the hike we will drive down to the sheer ocan cliffs of Arnarstapi and stroll down to the Hellnar alcove for a delicious Icelandic fish soup in a tiny fishing hut a few meters from the relentless surf and pounding of the sea.

This tour is available with or without pick-up. Please see details in the grey column to the left.

• One of the best glacier hikes there is
• Snaefellsjokull glacier
• Amazing scenery
• Breathtaking landscapes


Snaefellsjokull glacier is a 700,000 years old stratovolcano with a glacier covering its summit. It is one of the most famous sites in Iceland, primarily due to the novel A Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864) by Jules Verne. The mountain is included in the Snaefellsjokull National Park. It is well worth recommending this Iceland holidays Snaefellsjokull glacier day tour during your stay in Iceland.

Iceland holidays Snaefellsjokull glacier


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