Combo tours

Action Glacier Walk and Snowmobile

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Price 39.400 ISKChildren (10 -12) 20.850 ISK

Glacier Tour Insight

This action-filled combo glacier tour allows you to experience the wonders of Vatnajökull National Park recommended for everyone who wants to see & experience the glacier from different points of view.

You can choose if you like to start with the Glacier Walking Tour in the morning and then embark on a Snowmobile Tour in the afternoon or vice versa.

The tours are led by two local and professional companies to give you a safe and unforgettable experience in the breathtaking Vatnajökull region. The tours start in two separate locations and you will need to drive between locations.


  • Season: May - October
  • Difficulty: Easy Moderate
  • Start time: 9:00 or 9:30
  • Duration: Glacier Walk 3,5 - 4 hours/ 1,5 on the ice
  • Duration: Snowmobile 3 hours/ 1 hour on the glacier
  • Area: Vatnajökull Glacier
  • Type: Combo - Glacier Walk and Snowmobile
  • Meeting point: Glacier Adventure base camp for Glacier Walk / For Snowmobile Vagnsstadir Hostel
  • Age limit: 10
  • Group size: 12
  • Tags: Glacier Walk combo, Glacier Walk

Your adventure awaits

If you are looking for a full day of glacier action this is the right glacier tour for you. Book this action Snowmobile and Glacier Walking tour and bring home the best experience and memories you can imagine!

This glacier tour is provided by two locally owned families. The Glacier Walk starts at Glacier Adventure base camp in Hali. The Snowmobile tour starts at Vagnsstaðir Hostel, just 10 min drive east from Hali.

If you book the 09:00 AM Combo Tour you will be booked at 09:00 AM on the Vatnajökull Glacier Walk with Glacier Adventure and 14:00 PM Snowmobile Tour with Glacier Jeeps
If you book the 09:30 AM Combo Tour, you will be booked on the 09:30 AM Snowmobile Tour with Glacier Jeeps and 14:00 PM on the Vatnajökull Glacier Walk with Glacier Adventure.

Vatnajökull Glacier Walk

Our certified and experienced glacier guides will take you on an unforgettable journey to Breiðarmerkurjökull glacier, an outlet glacier from Vatnajökull, located off the beaten path and away from the tourist crowds.

Once you step onto the ice it will feel like you are located on an icy planet.  You will see crevasses, small caves or tunnels as well as little waterfalls and streams and other beautiful ice features. During the tour, you will get the chance to learn about the glacier, its history, how it was formed, how it affects our community, and how it continues to change and shape every day.

The duration of the tour is approx. 4 hours including preparation and drive (1,5 hours on the glacier).

Snowmobile Tour

Snowmobiling on Vatnajökull Glacier is an extraordinary experience and an adventure not to be missed! This tour is the perfect length for ‘first-time riders’ and individuals looking for a scenic, fun ride, suitable for everyone. Explore and experiencing the wilderness of the glacier, and the breathtaking views.

Two people ride on one snowmobile together, to get a single snowmobile you have to pay supplement charge 11.950 ISK. A valid driver‘s license is needed to operate a snowmobile. Passengers do not need to bring the driver´s licenses.

The duration of the tour is approx 3 hours, including preparations. Snowmobile is 1 hour incl. 2 photo stops.

All glacier trips are taken at the responsibility of participants. Glacier Adventure does not take responsibility for accidents which are caused by their customers or can be traced to their own actions.

The tours are led by local and professional guides to give you a safe and unforgettable experience in the breathtaking Vatnajökull region. The tours start in two separate locations, there is around 15 min drive between the two meeting point (15 km) so make sure to take that into consideration when planning your trip. Please be at our meeting points 20 minutes before departure time. 

GLACIER WALK MEETING POINT: Our meeting point is located at our Glacier Adventure Base Camp, just a few steps away from Hali Country Hotel. We are located 13 km east of the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and 67 km west of Höfn. We recommend being there at least 20 minutes before departure time.

You will find the Glacier Adventure meeting point on Google Maps here   

SNOWMOBILE TOUR MEETING POINT is located at Vagnsstaðir Hostel. We recommend being there at least 15 minutes before departure time. You will find the Glacier Jeeps meeting point on Google Maps here

The Snowmobile Tour is operated by our local friends at Glacier Jeeps. If you need to contact them:
Tel: +354 478-1000 – – [email protected]

Disclaimer: Driving in Iceland can be unpredictable. We recommend you to stay somewhere close to Hali the night before a morning tour. Here you can find accommodation suggestion.

You can find useful information about the weather at and the road conditions at

Included in the Glacier Walk Tour:

  • Crampons
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Ice axe

Included in the Snowmobile Tour: 

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


No matter where you’re going in Iceland, it’s important to choose the right clothing and dress according to weather. We strongly recommend dressing in layers so it is easy to take off or put on layers depending on weather.

  • Good waterproof shoes with ankle support (hiking boots )
  • Thermal underwear
  • Wool/fleece thermal mid-layer
  • Hiking pants.
  • Waterproof pants & jacket
  • Gloves & hat
  • Socks (wool or synthetic)
  • Sunglasses
  • Small backpack
  • Reusable Water-bottle
  • Food or Snack for a 6 hour tour (sandwich, chocolate bar, etc.)
  • Camera (optional)

You can rent the following items for the Glacier Walk:

  • Hiking boots 1000 ISK
  • Rain gear 1000 ISK

Glacier Adventure reserves the rights to refuse participation of clients if not dressed according to weather since this will put the clients at risk. In such circumstances no refunds shall be given.

  • Glacier Adventure reserves the right to always keep a 5% payment fee to cover costs for the booking & rescheduling.
  • If you must reschedule or cancel the booking, please provide us with 24-hour notice. This way we might be able to resell the seats.
  • Cancellations received less than 24 hours before tour departure, will not be refunded. This includes bookings made within 24 hours before departure.
  • If clients cancel their tour more than 24 hours before departure, a 95% refund will be given.
  • “No Shows” will not be refunded if the client is not on time before the tour departure.
  • Glacier Adventure reserves the right to cancel your trip with your safety in mind.
  • With short notice, the tours can be canceled due to safety reasons or other natural conditions. In such cases, a 100% refund is provided.

Note: We don’t refund if the client is late or doesn’t show up, or if the weather is not good and the tour is still on schedule. We recommend that participants stay in a hotel or guesthouse close to Hali the night before the tour.

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