Tag: iceland

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 »

Beautiful tourist spots east from Hali Country Hotel

All the tours for ‘Glacier Adventure’ start from Hali Country Hotel. This is the closest hotel to Jökulsárlón – the famous Glacier Lagoon. We love to be surrounded by beautiful landscapes. So it’s an ideal location for our tours to begin from. You’ll find our tour meeting point inside the first building on the right…. Read more »

Hiking a glacier in Iceland – All you need to know

  Walking on a glacier isn’t an activity most of our visitors have ever done before visiting Iceland. There are only a few in the world and Iceland is lucky enough to have Europe’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull.   Our ‘Glacier Walk’ is a very popular activity for tourists visiting during the summer months. Where we… Read more »

4×4 Super Jeep and Glacier Explore

If you are travelling to Iceland in April, you should definitely have a look at this 4×4 Super Jeep and Glacier Explore tour BOOK NOW   Our local guide who is also your driver takes you off-road on an unforgettable journey close to Breiðamerkurjökull, one of Vatnajökull biggest outlet glacier.   The trip starts at… Read more »

Hali – Our home

Many of our guests are curious about Hali, our meeting point. Glacier Adventure is owned and run by two local families from Hali, 12 km east of Glacier Lagoon – Jökulsárlón The farm Hali in Suðursveit is half way between Höfn and Skaftafell in south-east Iceland. In the olden days, the farm was very isolated…. Read more »

Blue Ice Cave Adventure

Looking for some winter outdoor activity in Iceland? The Blue Ice Cave Adventure is perhaps something for you. You get to experience a unique Ice Cave in the wonders of Vatnajökull glacier, Europe´s largest ice cap. We take you away from the crowds and off the beaten path where you can breathe in the fresh Icelandic air and to… Read more »

Glacier Adventure becomes a certified member of VAKINN

Glacier Adventure is extremely proud to announce to have been accepted into VAKINN, quality and environmental system for Icelandic tourism. Only tourism businesses that maintain the highest standards in all aspects of business practices and meet VAKINN´S comprehensive assessment criteria have earned the right to carry VAKINN – the official quality label. When you see a business… Read more »