Skaftafell Glacier Walk
Short Hike on Vatnajokull - Europe's Largest Glacier
An exciting glacier walk on Europe's largest glacier!
Easy walk on Falljokull glacier, an outlet glacier of Vatnajokull, with unforgettable views. Meet us at the our booking center in Skaftafell for an exciting glacier exploration in Vatnajökull National Park.
- All year
- 3.5 hrs
- Min. Age
- 8 years
- 8 090
- Glacier Walk
- Skaftafell National Park
- Virkisjökull View e. Virkisjokull glacier
- Vatnajökull Glacier e. Vatnajokull glacier
- Small Group Guarantee
What Is Included?
- Guided Glacier Walk
- Certified Glacier Guide
- Necessary Glacier Equipment
This tour is a perfect choice for those looking for a relatively short but stunning adventure. It's a fantastic introduction to the unique, captivating world of ice. Meet us at the Glacier Guides booking center in Skaftafell Nature Reserve. In a short distance from Skaftafell, we will traverse the spectacular but easy tracks of Falljokull glacier.
Falljökull is an outlet glacier from the great Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier. This popular glacier walk is a great eco-adventure full of variety and interesting scenes. Get ready to explore the unique glacier wonderland including multiple crevasses and fascinating ice formations. All the while surrounded by the most stunning scenic views. Vatnajokull National Park is full of ever-changing nature with an abundant of glaciers tongues, mountains and overall amazing landscapes. Enjoy a beautiful view Hvannadalshnúkur, Iceland's highest peak as you hike through the glacier labyrinth.
Our buses leave from Skaftafell National Park several times a day for the 15-minute drive to Falljokull glacier. On our way, we will see impressive mountains that make up the southern edge of the grand Vatnajokull glacier.