Skaftafell Ice Climbing is the perfect activity, while travelling the south east corner of Iceland.

Whether just beginning, or a seasoned climber, explore mesmerizing Icelandic wonders on Svinafellsjokull glacier, with this 4-hour vertical Iceland expedition. You get to spend the time on a icy playground of varying shapes and heights; Svinafellsjokull allows you to set your own challenge, so you get the most from whatever angle you choose to experience Iceland. If you are driving near Skaftafell national park, this is an activity you should not let past you.

Our expert glacier guides will help you out and teach you how to use the crampons, ice axes and other equipment necessary for this tour. The tour is suitable for all levels and the level of challenge is adaptable to each group and individual.

Do you feel that ice climbing might be too much of a challenge. Then how about a glacier hike in stead? Check this out:

Glacier hike at Solheimajokull

Duration: 5 hours (3-4 hrs on ice)
June 1st – August 31st
Meeting time: 15 minutes prior to departure
Meeting location: At our log cabin by Skaftafell National Park Visitor Center
Expert guide, crampons, ice axes and all necessary ice and safety equipment
Bring with you:
Warm clothing, sturdy hiking boots, rain gear

Good to know before the tour:
Jeans are not suitable clothing; water proof jacket and shoes and a warm sweater are recommended

Age limit for this tour is 14 years of age

You can expect any kind of weather in Iceland, and your ice climbing tour might be cancelled with short notice due to weather. Your safety is our number one priority!

This tour can change depending on weather conditions, so this tour needs to be flexible. We are concerned about your safety. 

Get ready for the action and don’t forget your camera!



Want to experience this as a private tour?

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