May – Nov
from 6.900 ISK
Discover one of Iceland’s hidden treasures on this guided boat tour on Fjallsárlón glacier lagoon. See the Vatnajökull glacier over the mountains while you sail amongst huge icebergs in the glacier lake. If you would like to experience the surreal but magnificent landscapes of Iceland, this is the perfect tour for you.
Why you’ll love this tour
- You will spend 90 minutes exploring the Fjallsárlón glacier lagoon by a Zodiac inflatable boat and get the essential Icelandic experience and get to know more about glaciers and local history.
- We operate on small Zodiac boats and the maximum number of each boat is 10 people.
- Using small boats gives you a chance to go as close to the nicest icebergs as possible and as safety allows.
- You will have the opportunity to taste the 1000-year-old glacier ice.
- Many of our guests have told us that this unique day tour is one of the most memorable experiences of their entire Iceland vacation.
Activities and gear
✔️ Guided zodiac boat tour
✔️ Flotation suits and a life jacket
Staff & experts
✔️ English speaking local expert guides and drivers
Zodiac boat experience
Glacier lagoon excursion
* Sights can vary according to the passengers’ fitness and the conditions.
The tour begins at the base with preparing you in protective clothing. After suiting up you will be in the hands of your expert guide who will lead the way down to the glacier lagoon where you will find your boat.
This iceberg boat tour is quite a private experience since there are few people in each boat. Using a small boat gives you a chance to go close to the glacier, providing dramatic views of the icebergs and the breaking glacier tongue.
You will have a great chance to learn about glaciers and iceberg formation in Iceland.
The following is important information applicable to our Fjallsarlon boat tours. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us by email or phone, we are here to make your tour exceptional!
This tour is operated by our trusted partner.
Meet on the location:
Please be at the tour start location at least 30 minutes before departure. As much as possible be prepared and ready to go.
To get to Fjallsárlón you’ll drive route 1 approximately 115 km from the town Kirkjubæjarklaustur. Look for a sign that says “Fjallsárlón Glacier Lagoon Boat Tours”. GPS: 64°00’51.6″N 16°22’17.8″W.
This tour is very popular and we have many days when all available seats are booked out. Please book your tour early to avoid disappointment. You can book this tour online using the booking form or just call our office. We typically respond to phone calls from 8:00 AM to 17:00 PM GMT – if you do not reach us, please send an email and we will reply your message as soon as possible.
Please note that children must have reached the age of 6 be eligible for the boat trip.
All prices are per person. We accept payment by major credit and debit cards with no additional fees. Gratuities are not included.
Tour itinerary changes:
At all times your safety is our first priority. You can expect any kind of weather in Iceland. For this reason, the tour itinerary may be subject to change the sights without notice or the tour might be canceled due to weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. If the timing changes, we will need your valid mobile phone number to contact you and inform you of the time change. Please don’t forget to fill out your phone number on the booking form. If the tour is canceled, you can choose to receive a full refund or to reschedule your tour for another day. We make every effort to avoid any such changes wherever possible.
What to bring:
Since the weather is unpredictable, always bring comfortable outdoor clothes, warm layers, with waterproof and windproof outer-layers. Waterproof jacket and shoes and a warm sweater are highly recommended. It’s best to wear waterproof boots. Bring your personal daily medications if required.
Please let us know of any allergies or medical conditions that you may require assistance with.
Payment and cancelation:
Full payment is required at time of booking to secure your place. We require 24 hrs notice of cancellation for a refund. Any cancellation made within less than 24 hours prior to departure will be fully charged.
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