Tag: öræfajökull

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 »

A Beautiful Autumn Day

The fall in Iceland can be breathtaking. One beautiful day in October we drove on our way to the glacier where we do most of our tours. The scenery took our breath away. “Autumn paints in colors that summer has never seen” Enjoy the pictures. Most Icelanders like the activity of going out to the… 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 »

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 »