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Ice Climbing on Vatnajökull

Ever imagined climbing a glacier? It might sound intimidating and the equipment used might scare you, but actually, there is nothing to fear. Everyone can participate in our ice climbing tour and there is no need to have experience. Our tours are in small groups so it is easy to adjust them to everybody’s capabilities. The ratio… Read more »

Our reception – Hali

Hali Country Hotel

Glacier Adventure is a small family run company. Our company revolves around Europe’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull. All of our tours are operated on and in the glacier. Our meeting point is at Hali. It is only 12km east of the Glacier Lagoon, Jökulsárlón and 65km west of Höfn, the famous lobster town of Iceland. At… Read more »

The famous Glacier Lagoon – Jökulsárlón

Iceland Glacier Lagoon

I think it is safe to say that almost everyone knows what the Glacier Lagoon Jökulsárlón is. If not, we will tell you. The Glacier Lagoon is one of Iceland’s most visited places. The lagoon is located in South East Iceland, only 10 minutes away from Hali, our meeting point. The lagoon is located next to rout… Read more »

What to wear on the glacier?

  Packing for the Iceland trip can be challenging. You can experience so many weather conditions in one day even in one hour, from very good weather to heavy storm so it´s okay to say that the weather is unpredictable. It´s a common mistake that people leave their rain gear at home but pack their… Read more »

Looking for glacier walk this summer?

Glacier Walk on Vatnajökull Includes Super Jeep ride with a glacier trained local guide   We are offering this amazing glacier walk with a local guide were you experience the wonders of Vatnajökull glacier. Our guide takes you on an unforgettable journey on Breiðamerkurjökull, one of Vatnajökull’s biggest outlet glacier.   The trip starts at… Read more »

The Diamond beach

Jökulsárlón / Glacier Lagoon is one of Iceland’s most visited places and that’s no wonder. Jökulsárlón is situated at the head of the Breiðamerkurjökull in southeast Iceland. Breiðamerkurjökull is one of the biggest outlet glacier from Vatnajökull. According to google map, the drive from Reykavík to Jökulsárlón takes 4h and 35m or 372 km. Please note that… Read more »

Blue Ice Cave Adventure

Glacier Walk Ice Cave Vatnajökull Glacier Lagoon Blue Treasure Cave

Who hasn’t dreamt about being on a glacier? What about going underneath one? Well this is the best opportunity to try both of those things! We offer a tour to visit the unbelievable natural blue ice cave that you have probably seen on many pictures. This ice cave has many different names. Some call it… Read more »

Driving in Iceland in winter

Iceland is a magical country to visit at any time of year. But visiting in winter is even more wonderful. From the aurora borealis dancing across the sky to the frozen waterfalls, glaciers, ice caves and snow covered mountains.   One of the best ways to see all this beautiful scenery is to hire a… Read more »

Restaurants in Höfn

Our guests often ask us what restaurants we recommend in Höfn. We have listed them all up for you. Höfn is a small fishing town in south-east Iceland, only 45 minutes drive from Hali. Although it´s a small town it has many excellent restaurants.   The name Höfn means harbor. Höfn is surrounded by the… Read more »

What to do before and after your Glacier Walk tour?

At Glacier Adventure, we run two ‘Glacier Walk’ tours per day. Our morning tour starts at 9.30am and afternoon one starts at 12.30pm.   The tours generally last between 3.5 to 4 hours. Depending on the weather conditions and the size of the group. If you’ve booked a place on our morning tour. You’ll return… Read more »