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2-hour Glacier Hike on Sólheimajökull

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    Stop At: Solheimajokull Glacier, Vik Iceland

    Glacier hikes, ice climbing, hiking and kayaking on a glacier lagoon.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Sólheimajökulsvegur, Iceland
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Use of glacier equipment - Harness, crampons, ice axe and a helmet
    • Certified glacier guide
    • Hiking boots
    • Rain gear
    • Snacks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please bring good, hiking shoes (high on the ankle), warm and waterproof clothing, hat and gloves.
    • A small amount of walking is involved (about an hour on the glacier itself, with multiple stops)
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 8 years
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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 14 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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    Popular mentions
    This was one of the highlights of our trip. The center had everything you needed and our guide Ranier was terrific.
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    Response from Arc_Mountain_Guides, Sales and Service Represenative at Glacier Discovery
    Responded 3 days ago
    Hi jfowro, Thanks for reviewing Icelandic Mountain Guides. We are glad to hear that your tour with Reynir was one of the highlights of your trip here in Iceland. Our guides always aim to have safe and enjoyable tours for all guests. We hope the rest of your time in Iceland was just as terrific as your tour with us, and we hope to see you back here soon! Best Regards Scott
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    I normally don’t write reviews but this tour deserves one. It was one of the coolest things I have ever done in my life. Not only is the nature stunning and you just stand on the glacier in awe of its beauty, but everyone who works there is so nice and our guide just made the
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    Response from Arc_Mountain_Guides, Guest Relations Manager at Glacier Discovery
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hello Larissa! Thank you for taking the time for writing this review! It´s so great to hear your kind words for our guide teams. We are happy to hear about your great time on the glacier. It is indeed an amazing experience to walk on the glacier for the first time! We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your trip in Iceland and we wish to see you again when you are in Iceland next time :)
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    We experienced those 2 walks and really enjoyed them. So many thanks to our guide Maia (Maya?) at Solheimajökull who led us to a beautiful blue "cave" at the side of the glacier, she was really nice and helpful. We were only 4 ppl (the 4 other ones did not show up) and it was a
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    Response from Arc_Mountain_Guides, Guest Relations Manager at Glacier Discovery
    Responded 26 Aug 2019
    Hi Florence, Thanks for taking the time to review Icelandic Mountain Guides and your kind words regarding both tours. Maja will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time on the tour, getting to see the natural forming cave. We are glad you had an enjoyable time in Iceland, and we hope to see you soon in the future. Best Regards Scott
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    Everyone was very friendly and arranging, the glacier walk was amazing! I highly recommend a tour with Mountain Guides. Definitely worth every penny ;)
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    I went on this glacier hike last February with a friend, and we both really enjoyed it! Our guide was incredibly knowledgable about the history and science behind the glacier, and he gave clear, understandable instructions that kept all of us safe on our hike. The team at the
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 2h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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