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The Highlands of Iceland - Day Tours - Tour Packages

A selection of tours to the magical highlands

In the highlands of Iceland you can find volcanoes, glaciers, geothermal areas, lava fields, waterfalls and many other natural wonders. Driving in the highlands is tricky, so we recommend guided tours to this location. Want more time in the highlands? Click here to check out all our highland tours
  • Golden Circle in a Super Jeep - with Snowmobiling

    Super Truck tour and snowmobiling on Langjokull Glacier

    The Golden Circle tour allows visitors to get in touch with some of Iceland’s most exciting and famous natural phenomena. Among sightseeing places are Thingvellir National Park, Geysir hot spring area, Gullfoss (the Golden Waterfall) and Langjokull, the second biggest glacier in Iceland.

    ~10 hours
    All year
  • Glacier Wonderland - Into the Glacier

    See the majestic world inside a glacier - Ice Tunnels

    Welcome to the glacier wonderland. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see the majestic world inside the heart of Langjokull Glacier with your own eyes. This tour allows you to understand the meaning behind the name ICE-land, as you get to go inside of a glacier and witness 2500 years of ice sculpted by the hand of nature.

    ~11 hours
    Apr - Sept
  • Glacier Wonderland & Northern Lights

    Enter the famous ice tunnels & look for the dancing lights

    This adventure you shouldn't miss – explore another world, inside Langjokull glacier. Transported by monster truck up to the tunnel‘s entrance at 1200 m, you may start to feel a little like 007. On the way, we visit interesting locations, including historical and geothermal areas.

    ~12 hours
    Oct - Mar
  • Meet on location
    Landmannalaugar nature reserve

    Landmannalaugar Adventure - A Day Tour to the Highlands

    Geothermal Pool - A short hike - Meet on Location

    Meet us at Hólaskógur or Hrauneyjar and join us on a bus tour to Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve, a geothermal area in the highlands of Iceland. You can bathe in a natural pool, hike around the area and enjoy the beautiful scenery.

    9-10 hours
    Jul - Oct
  • Fimmvorduhals Day Tour - Volcano Hiking

    Eyjafjallajokull eruption area and Thorsmork nature reserve

    In the spring of 2010 a fresh eruption on the Fimmvörðuháls Ridge was like a short prelude to the main eruption in Eyjafjallajökull. We offer you an opportunity to visit the new craters (Magni and Modi) on a day trip from Reykjavik. The hike is only for people in good shape.

    12-14 hours
    Apr - Sep
  • Ice caving & snowmobiling - From Reykjavik

    Snowmobiling on Langjokull glacier and exploring a natural ice cave

    On this tour you will get the opportunity to ride a snowmobile across Europe’s second largest glacier: the gigantic and incredibly beautiful Langjökull Glacier (e. the long glacier). Then we will take you down into the depths of a magnificent ice cave, where you can marvel at the unique ice formations and learn more about some incredible natural phenomena.

    ~8 hours
    Nov - Apr
  • From Gullfoss
    natural ice cave

    Snowmobiling and ice caving tour in Langjokull

    Departure from Gullfoss Café - On the Golden Circle

    This tour is perfect for adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike: offering spectacular views and exhilarating fun, it is an incredible way to spend a day in Iceland. We will collect you from Gullfoss (the golden falls) and then take you on a snowmobiling adventure, on Iceland’s second largest glacier, Langjokull.

    ~4 hours
    Nov - Apr
  • Landmannalaugar on Big Wheels - Mountain Adventure

    Bathe in a geothermal pool - Visit the highlands in a super jeep

    The highlands of Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve are a superb example of mind-blowing landscapes. Bathe in a natural geothermal pool, ride in a super jeep and enjoy the landscape. At Landmannalaugar you can also take a short hike and enjoy the surrounds.

    ~12 hours
    Jun - Oct
  • Landmannalaugar Hiking Day Tour

    Pickup in Reykjavik or meet us on location

    Landmannalaugar (the people’s pools) is certainly one of the jewels in Iceland’s crown: combining stunning untouched natural beauty, geothermal wonders, colourful mountains and incredible hot springs. Landmannalaugar is every hiker’s dream, offering endless awe inspiring sights and incredible panoramic views in every direction.

    5 or 14 hours
    Jun-Sep
  • From Gullfoss
    snowmobiling from gullfoss
    24 990 ISK

    Snowmobile tour from Gullfoss Café

    Exciting glacier exploration - Langjokull Glacier

    This tour, is perfect for both nature lovers and adrenaline junkies: combining breath-taking views and exhilarating activities. Not only, will you see Iceland’s second largest glacier, you will also have the opportunity to go snowmobiling on it! We will collect you from Gullfoss café (on the Golden Circle) and take you for the experience of a life time on Langjokull, Iceland’s second largest glacier.

    3-4 hours
    All year
  • Meet on location
    Snowmobiling on Langjokull glacier
    19 990 ISK

    Snowmobiling on Langjokull glacier - Meet us on location

    Drive yourself to the meeting location at the glacier

    Make your way to our mobile snowmobiling basecamp on the Langjokull Glacier (the long glacier), for the experience of a lifetime. Providing both exhilarating views and an adrenaline filled experience: snowmobiling on Langjokull, has something for everyone! Note: You need a vehicle that can drive on F-roads.

    1.5 - 2 hours
    Jun - Oct
  • The highlands of Iceland - Airplane Sightseeing

    Fly over the 2010 eruption site

    This tour takes you from Reykjavik east toward Mt. Eyjafjallajokull (Volcano) and the magnificent Thorsmork Mountain Ridge, after circling and taking pictures of this famous volcano event in Iceland. The flight can then take you toward Landmannalaugar Nature Reserve.

    ~1.5 hours
    All year