Combo tours

Passionate Amphibian Boat & Glacier Walk

Book now

Price 21.200 ISKChildren 10-12: 11.900 ISK

Glacier Tour Insight

This adventure combo glacier tour, will allow you to experience the wonders of Vatnajökull National Park. Vatnajökull National Park is the perfect place to experience unspoiled nature and a unique environment.

The glacier we will visit on the Glacier Walk is called Breiðarmerkurjökull and is an outlet glacier from Europe’s biggest glacier, Vatnajökull. This is the same glacier that is gradually breaking down and calving into the Glacier Lagoon.

See & experience the mighty glacier from different points of view on this exciting combo tour.

  • Season: May - Sept
  • Difficulty: Easy Moderate
  • Start time: 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM
  • Duration: Glacier Walk 4 hours
  • Duration: Amphibian boat tour 30-40 min
  • Area: Vatnajökull Glacier and Jökulsárlón
  • Type: Glacier Walk Tour and Amphibian boat tour
  • Meeting point: Glacier Walk - Glacier Adventure BC
  • Meeting point: Amphibian Boat - Jökulsárlón
  • Age limit: 10
  • Group size: 12
  • Tags: Glacier Walk combo, Glacier Walk, Family friendly

Your adventure awaits

If you are looking for a full day of family-friendly and passionate glacier tour look no further. Book this passionate Glacier Walk and Amphibian boat tour and bring home the best experience and memories you can possibly imagine!

This glacier tour is provided by two locally owned families. The Glacier Walk starts at Glacier Adventure base camp in Hali. The Amphibian boat tour starts at Jökulsárlón, just 10 min drive vest 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 on the Amphibian Boat with Glacier Lagoon. 

If you book the 10:00 AM Combo Tour, you will be booked on the 10:00 AM on the Amphibian Boat with Glacier Lagoon and 14:00 PM on the Vatnajökull Glacier Walk with Glacier Adventure.

Amphibian Boat Tour

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon is located by highway number one, about 370 km (230 miles) east of Reykjavík and it is told to be one of the greatest natural wonders in Iceland. Embark on a boat trip on the beautiful Glacier Lagoon in amphibian boat.

During the excursion, you sail among the huge icebergs in the picturesque scenery of Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. On the boat you get to taste the 1000 year old ice and if you are lucky you might even see some seals swimming amongst the beautiful icebergs.

The excursion takes 30–40 minutes and includes an English speaking guide who explains to you the geology and facts of the lagoon. Other languages might be offered upon request.

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).

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 glacier tours are led by local and professional guides to give you a safe and unforgettable experience in the breathtaking Vatnajökull region. The glacier 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

THE JÖKULSÁRLÓN AMPHIBIAN BOAT TOURS are located at Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon main parking lot at the Glacier Lagoon Café. We recommend being there at least 20 minutes before departure time. You will find the  meeting point on Google Maps here

The Amphibian Boat Tour on the Glacier Lagoon is operated by our local friends at Glacier Lagoon If you need to contact them:
Tel: +354 478-2222 – – [email protected]

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   

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 on the Amphibian Boat:

  • Floatation Vest

Included on the Glacier Walk:

  • Crampons
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Ice axe if needed


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 4 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.

Book now