Ice Cave Action: Ice Cave Tour and Snowmobile Tour


This amazing action combo glacier tour offers you ice cave and snowmobile tour.

When you book this glacier tour, you start with the 09.00 o’clock Ice cave, after the Ice cave tour you have around 2 hours to get to the next tour, which is the 14.00 o’clock Snowmobiling tour with Glacier Jeeps.

Please find tutorial material on how to take good ice cave photos on your smartphone below:

Blog: Taking good ice cave photos with a smartphone
YouTube: How to take Ice cave photos with mobile phone

Crystal Ice Cave

When you join Glacier Adventure for an Ice cave tour you will get a personal experience from a local guide. You experience the wonders of Vatnajökull glacier and it‘s magical ice caves.

Our guide takes you on an unforgettable journey on Breiðamerkurjökull, one of Vatnajökull biggest outlet glaciers. The trip starts at Hali where our meeting point is. From there the guide drives you to the glacier area, were the ice cave awaits.

The tour can take around 3 hours (40 – 60 min in the ice cave), including drive back and forth from our meeting point. This tour is rated easy and can be done by most children and adults.

Minimum age is 10 years old

Snowmobile Adventure

Snowmobiling on a Glacier is a must-do thing when traveling in Iceland. This tour will give you the chance to ride your own snowmobile on Vatnajökull Glacier. While on this tour you will enjoy the beautiful wintery scenery, even during summer.

The tour is suitable for everyone, literally, there is no age limit. The duration of the program is around 3-3,5 hours, including preparations. The time on the glacier is 60 minutes with 2 stops.

First, we drive on our Super Jeeps on road F985 towards the glacier and then we continue on our Skidoo snowmobiles where we have breathtaking views of Vatnajökull. Two adults ride on one snowmobile. To get a single snowmobile you have to pay extra.

All of the tours are led by local and professional guides to give you a safe and unforgettable experience in the breathtaking Vatnajökull nature.

Crystal Ice Cave tour starts from Hali. 

Snowmobile Tour with Glacier Jeeps starts from:

Our tours depart from Vagnsstaðir Hostel.
GPS:  N 0,64 11 09,0 – W 0,15 48 58,6

  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour
  • Ice cave and snowmobile tour

Availability: 9:00
Meeting point: Glacier Adventure at Hali
Area: South East Iceland
Duration: 3 hours
Type: Half day-tour
Difficulty level: Moderate
Group min: 2 persons
Group max: 12 persons

Tour provided by Glacier Jeeps
Availability: 14:00
Meeting point: Vagnsstaðir Hostel
Duration:3-3,5 hours, 1 hour on the glacier
Type: Half day-tour
Difficulty level: Easy
Group min: 2 persons

– Good shoes (hiking boots if you have them) possible to rent at our reception
– Good clothing based on weather. 3 layers on top: base layer, light sweaters like fleece and water or windproof top. Light warm pants and waterproof if needed.
– Thin hat and gloves ( if you do not have you can buy from GA base camp )
– Camera (optional)

Ice cave

– Micro spikes and head lamp if needed and helmet
– Guided tour with a local guide

Snowmobile Tour

  • -Overalls
  • -Boots
  • -Helmet
  • -Gloves
  • -Balaclava face mask

Tour Details

What's Included

Good to have in mind

  • Please note: A valid driver‘s license is needed to operate a snowmobile. Passengers do not need to bring the driver´s licenses.

  • Be at our meeting point 20 minutes before departure time
  • We recommend you to stay somewhere close to Hali the night before a morning tour. You can find accommodation suggestions under useful information on our home page.
  • You can find useful information about the weather at www.vedur.is and the road conditions at www.road.is

View photos of the tour

looking for something else