South Coast, Glacier Lagoon & Glacier Hike - Two Day Tour

Svínafellsjökull, Iceland

Svínafellsjökull, Iceland

The wonderful South Coast and majestic Jokulsarlon, completed with a thrilling glacier hike. An overnight adventure tour that includes an exploration of the South Coast, a trip to the amazing Jokulsarlon and ends with a fascinating glacier hike on Svinafellsjokull glacier, the southwestern outlet of the Vatnajokull ice cap. Overnight at Country Hotel Gerdi.

On the first day we’ll encounter lush farmlands, powerful volcanos, glaciers and majestic waterfalls before moving on to Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon, a truly unique natural phenomenon favored by photographers and filmmakers the world over for its surreal and ever-changing beauty. We then arrive at Gerdi Country Hotel, where we rest up for the night and dinner is available for purchase.

The second day starts with a trip to Svinafellsjokull glacier, for a two-hour walk through the heart of a spectacular landscape with expansive views over roughhewn mountains and iceblue glacier fields. It’s a fantastic opportunity for stunning photographs. On the way back we drop by Seljalandsfoss waterfall, one of the most iconic images of the South Coast.

Tour information:

  • Available May. - Oct.
  • Duration 6 hours
  • Activities Caving
  • Difficulty Moderate

Pickup information:

  • Pickup time : 07:30 08:30, 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30,

    Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.


  • Pick-up from and return to your accommodation in Reykjavik
  • All safety gear (helmets, harness, etc.)
  • Small refreshments (soup, coffee/tea and perhaps some sweets)
  • Experienced guides