Landmannalaugar Big Wheels | Volcano Hekla by Super Jeep | Comfortable Tour Off-Road

Landmannalaugar on Big Wheels - Mountain Adventure - EI31

Bathe in a geothermal pool - Visit volcano Hekla by super jeep

Super Jeep Tour to Landmannalaugar's
natural thermal pool - paradise on earth?

The highlands of Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve are a superb example of mind-blowing landscapes. Traveling by super jeep is fun and adventurous and they provide a more private and relaxed atmosphere with the small group sizes.

One of our top sellers!

From 29 900 ISK per adult

Children (8-12): 50% off

Age limit: 8 years

Duration: ~12 hours

Maximum: 12 persons

Pick up: 09:00 - 09:30

Available: Daily, June 10 - Oct 31

Map(click here)

Aerial footage from Landmannalaugar tour

Included: Hotel pick up & drop off in Reykjavik, guided tour in a super-jeep.

Not included: Lunch (We stop at shop)

Bring with you: Warm clothes, sturdy shoes(available to rent), swimsuit & towel, snacks/packed lunch.

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Natural Habitat for Super Jeeps

The route takes us from Reykjavik to Þjórsárdalur valley where we stop at Hjálparfoss waterfall, meaning the Helping Falls. This name comes from historical times when travelers arrived at this lush area and their horses could graze and recover.

After Hjálparfoss we'll be leaving the green farmlands of the lowland and we head for the highlands where the stunning wilderness awaits us.

comfortable tour budget

Deluxe travel by super jeep into the wild

The highlands are the super jeep's natural habitat. Crossing rivers and driving on coarse gravel roads on your way to Landmannalaugar will give you an experience to remember. We will make a stop at Crater Lake Ljótipollur, formed in 1477 and now filled with a cobalt-blue deep lake. We also stop at lake Frostastaðavatn, before we reach our main destination.

Landmannalaugar is a region forged by different and compelling geological elements, such as extensive lava fields and the multi-coloured rhyolite mountains. Awash in a rainbow of colours, the mountains fade from pink to brown and green, with splashes of yellow, blue, purple and black in between.

Lake Frostastaðavatn as we approach Landmannalaugar

There is a good opportunity to bring out any lunch-packs or snacks you have upon arrival at Landmannalaugar, before we take off for a short hike. If you prefer you can go straight to the pool for a relaxing bath. After about an hour's hike you can unwind in the pool or explore the territory on your own before we head back to Reykjavik.

On our way back we will take the Dómadalur route that takes us through lava fields and between the mountains, truly a unique scenery. Vikings would drown thieves there in the old days, binding their hands and feet and throwing them into the falls from the high cliff.

If conditions allow, we will stop to by volcano Hekla and take a walk in the lava fields. Hekla was nicknamed "the Gateway to Hell" in the Middle Ages, and for good reason – it's Iceland’s most active volcano and she last erupted in 2000.

We head back to the city in the evening sun.

The Geothermal Pool

Bring a swimsuit and seize the chance to bathe in the warm natural pool. At Landmannalaugar, colourful rhyolite mountains fill the views, indicating that geothermal activity is everywhere.

We hope the memories of Landmannalaugar's majestic scenery and of our thrilling super jeep excursion will stay with you forever.

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Note: This is "off-road" in the meaning of traveling on already existing, well marked trails in the rugged terrain of the highlands, on unpaved roads. Creating new trails by driving off-road would be illegal, as it would permanently damage the fragile environment.

More photos from Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve

More photos of our Super Jeeps

- For a winter tour to Landmannalaugar, click here.

- Do you have a rental car? Check out this meet on location tour: Landmannalaugar Highland Adventure.

When the midnight sun goes down
the colours get even stronger

Super Jeep Tour to Landmannalaugar's
natural thermal pool - paradise on earth?

super jeep tour Landmannalaugar

Landmannalaugar is quite spectacular surrounded
by colourful rhyolite mountains

comfortable tour budget

Deluxe travel by super jeep into the wild

Lake Frostastaðavatn as we approach Landmannalaugar

 

Landmannalaugar on Big Wheels - Book here...

Please make sure that you book your tour in the correct month :)

If you are staying downtown Reykjavik please read this information about pickup.

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