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Sólheimajökull Ice Climb and Glacier Walk

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    What to Expect

    The tour begins when you meet your guide in the Sólheimajökull parking lot and get all necessary equipment for the hike: crampons, ice axes, harnesses, helmets and climbing boots. Then you will hike for about 15 minutes to the ice itself to get the blood flowing and warm up for the climb.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Location: Solheimajokull Glacier, Vik Iceland
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    Departure Point
    Tröll Expeditions Solheimajokull, Sólheimajökulsvegur, Vík, Iceland
    Departure Time
    1:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Ice-climbing and glacier-walk on Sólheimajökull
    • Guide
    • All the necessary glacier and safety gear
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • Operates in all good weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • A minimum of two people per booking is required
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews ice climb a couple of times small group glacier walk fun facts one member of our group private tour take photos great experience awesome guide amazing views highly recommend this tour once in a lifetime michael harness blast hendrik
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    Reviewed 29 July 2019

    Our family of 5 had a great time with Michael. I was fun, funny and interesting. When it came time for the ice climbing, he took the time to show us the ropes (pardon the pun) since none of us had done it before. I...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank DFW-Marine
    Reviewed 27 July 2019 via mobile

    Our guide, Stella, was friendly and knowledgeable about the glacier and local area. We lucked into the hike/climb being just us so it was like having a private tour of the glacier. After hiking into and up onto the glacier, Stella gave us good insight...More

    1  Thank madpharoah
    Reviewed 8 July 2019

    This was one of the best experiences that my boyfriend and I book while we were in Iceland. Not only was the hike amazing because how many people can say they hiked a glacier?, but the climb was great too! They gave us all the...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank victoriag0416
    Reviewed 22 May 2019 via mobile

    Vincenzo is an awesome guide - patient, knowledgeable, friendly and competent! Highy recommend doing this with Troll Expeditions, especially the ice climbing.

    1  Thank Dave P
    Reviewed 15 May 2019

    My husband and I did the ice climb and glacier walk tour. Our guides were Michael and Biggie, and we had nothing but nice things to say about both of them. The tour was very educational as well as a nice work out with amazing...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank ceestes
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