This is a chance to experience one of the stunning blue ice caves in the Vatnajökull region of Iceland. This is our most popular tour, heading to one of the more easily accessible ice caves for an encounter with the blue ice that forms in this area in the winter time.
What is included
- Local Ice Cave Guide
- Any safety glacier gear needed for the tour
- 4x4 ride from our base to the glacier
WINTER season, NOVEMBER – MARCH for ICE CAVING tours: Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon (next to Diamond Beach) 370km east of Reykjavík, located by the main highway road number 1. When driving the ring road you will see a big lagoon with floating ice bergs, we are there at the main parking lot next to the cafeteria. Google maps: Jökulsárlón, Glacier Lagoon or Diamond beach. GPS: 64.0478597, -16.1789879. ATTENTION: Meeting time is 30 minutes before departure!
Good boots or hiking shoes are essential, as we might need to put on crampons, and sometimes the ground can be very muddy in or on the way to the ice cave. Please also make sure to wear warm and waterproof outdoor clothing for this tour as the conditions can be cold, rainy and windy here in the winter.