Winter in Iceland - Popular Winter Tours
Tours and excursions during the winter season
Here below you find some of the most popular winter tours at Extreme Iceland.
The glacial lagoon and Skaftafell - glacier hike included
Take a two day tour to the amazing Glacier Lagoon which gives you the possibility of experiencing the waterfalls and glaciers of South Iceland, the Lagoon is filled with icebergs and with a little luck - the northern lights! Glacier hiking is included in the tour.
Price: from 45 900 ISK Operation: all year
The magical South Coast of Iceland, with glacier hiking and ice caving
3 days and 2 nights of breathtaking landscapes, hiking on ice-blue glaciers, visiting a crystal ice cave, and the Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. On the way we also see waterfalls, volcanoes, floating icebergs, steep cliffs, black-sand beaches and so much more. Even the northern lights, if they show up!
Price: from 75 900 ISK Operation: Nov - Mar
Feel the power of nature with your senses - up close and personal
Experience Iceland the way it should. Glacier hiking has become a very popular activity. You will smell the sulfur, walk on the glacier, get wet at the waterfalls, hear the roaring ocean, and more!
Price: 19 900 ISK Operation: all year
Winter tour for ocean lovers - 2 days / 1 night
Snaefellsnes Peninsula is a beautiful area located on the west side of Iceland which offers many recreational activities. The peninsula is a magnificent place to visit and has been named Iceland in miniature due to the variety of scenery and places of national interest there.
Price: from 41 900 ISK Operation: Wed-Thu, winter season
Relax at a hot pool in stunning Landmannalaugar
A modified 4x4 Super Jeep on bigger tyres will you get to the central highlands of South Iceland when they are covered in snow. It is magical to reach the cozy mountain hut to see steam from its hot pool merging into the crisp and frosty air. Jump into the pool and enjoy - with a little luck the northern lights may show up!
Price: 120 000 ISK Operation: winter
A long day tour with stunning natural features
Lava tube caving might be a completely new experience for you. But that's what Iceland is all about! In cave Leidarendi you get to explore the geological history of the island, from within! In the afternoon you join the Golden Circle express tour where you'll see the main attractions of Iceland.
Price: 19 000 ISK Operation: daily, all year Duration: 10 hours
A daily trip any day of the year
This popular excursion introduces you to some of the best known historical sites and natural phenomena in Iceland. We start by visiting Nesjavellir, a high temperature geothermal area in the scenic landscape of Lake Thingvallavatn.
Price: 9 500 ISK Operation: all year
Thingvellir - Geysir - Gullfoss
This popular excursion enables travellers to visit Iceland’s most famous sites. We cover about 300km, looping from Reykjavik to central Iceland and back. Although this trip is an express tour, you will see the best known historical sites.
Price: 9 000 ISK Operation: all year
Volcanic Veins with options
With the options of either staying in the Blue Lagoon for a few hours, or being dropped off at KEF International Airport, this tour is highly recommended for speleologists as well as amateurs in the field. Adventure exploring the rare world of lava tubes. That is truly entering into the interior of a volcano.
Price: 13 400 ISK Duration: Flexible
Go tubing in Iceland!
This speleological adventure takes you to unique locations in Iceland’s most spectacular lava tube caves and craters. These beautiful, natural phenomena were created when the surface lava solidified but magma continued to flow in tunnels.
Price: 9 500 ISK Duration: max 5 hours
The discovery of wild nature near Reykjavik
Lava tube cave Leidarendi reveals an extraordinary scenery of lava formations and unexpected colours. During the whale watching tour we might spot minke whales, white-beaked dolphins, harbour porpoises and even the majestic humpback whales. A double tour that combines your interest on volcanoes and wild life.
Price: 17 600 ISK Operation: daily, all year Duration: ca. 7 hours
Snorkeling in Thingvellir National Park
The Silfra fissure is located in the Thingvallavatn Lake in Thingvellir National Park. As Silfra is a part of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, snorkelers will experience swimming between two continents – North America and Eurasia.
Price: from 16 990 ISK Operation: all year
Super truck and snowmobiling at Langjokull
The Golden Circle tour allows visitors to get in touch with some of Iceland’s most famous and exciting natural phenomena. We then kick the action into higher gear when we go for an exciting snowmobiling tour on Langjokull.
Price: 45 300 ISK Operation: all year
Express snowmobile tour on Langjokull
This snowmobile express trip is an amazing adventure in the middle of the outstanding landscape of Iceland´s mountains. This tour will take you blazing across the Langjokull Glacier in the Geysir area.
Price: 32 500 ISK Operation: all year
The outstanding scenery of Myrdalsjokull glacier
The adventure snowmobile tour gives you the opportunity to discover the amazing landscape of Myrdalsjokull Glacier whilst enjoying a fun journey on snowmobiles. You can choose between tours lasting from 1 to 4 hours. There is no pick up from Reykjavik.
Price: from 21 990 ISK Operation: all year
Horseback riding close to Reykjavik
An adventurous ride into the lava fields surrounding Mt. Helgafell volcano to the old Kaldarsel sheep corral. Good opportunity to get to know the Icelandic horse and to get close to the Icelandic nature. Difficulty: Beginners. Duration: 3 hours.
Price: 10 900 ISK Operation: all year
View rough lava fields
Fascinating riding tour where you go exploring in the Reykjanes preservation area. Discover a lunar-landscape pitted with volcanic and geothermal wonders. A good tour for intermediate riders. Difficulty: Intermediate. Duration: 6-7 hours.
Price: 18 500 ISK Operation: all year
Cave Raufarholshellir - Iceland's 3rd largest lava tube cave
More than just "scratching the surface" during your Icelandic experience, this cave adventure is surely off the beaten path. In the winter time a lot of ice forms in the forward section of the cave and almost every stone is coated with a thin crust of ice, which makes it hazardous to walk around the cave.
Price: 25 000 ISK Operation: all year