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13 Hours Nature tour itinerary for iceland: Discover The Glacier Lagoon Of Iceland

Jökulsárlón, Kirkjubæjarklaustur, Reykjavik, Vatnajökull National Park, Vík í Mýrdal

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Discover the Glacier lagoon of Iceland

Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon

Jökulsárlón-Iceland

Get to experience the best of Iceland. Visit the south east coast to view Skogarfoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls, Jokulsarlon-the glacial lagoon, Skaftafell (Vatnajokull) national park glaciers, and the small towns of Vik and Kirkjubæjarklaustur.

DAY 01

Tour program

  • Depart early from the capital city of Reykjavík to the south-east part of Iceland along the beautiful southern shoreline to the magical glacial lagoon, Jökulsárlón (1 1/2 stop at the lagoon).

  • On the way, pass some small charming villages as well as Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Skógafoss waterfall, and Skaftafell national park (about 30 minutes stop at the national park), which is dominated by Vatnajökull, Europe´s largest ice cap with the highest peak of the island, Hvannadalshnjúkur (2111m).

  • From Skaftafell, continue the tour to Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon. See amazing blocks of ice that have broken off of Europe’s biggest glacier, Vatnajökull. These blocks of ice are drifting slowly towards the ocean, which is not far away. 

  • Visitors can also take a boat tour on the lagoon during summertime.

  • After the visit to the lagoon, head back to Reykjavík.

  • 315 USD Per Adult
  • Comfortable car.

  • Driver/ guide.

Not included in the price:

  • Lunch and dinner.

  • Boat tour on Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, when operational.

Note:

  • Private (exclusive) tour in a comfortable car that suits each season, minimum 2 persons.

  • Remember that Icelandic weather can change suddenly without prior warning; so be prepared.

  • Boat tours are operational from May 20 – September 15.


Things to take along on a trip like this would be:

  • Good hiking shoes.

  • Camera.

  • Warm outdoor clothing.

  • Waterproof jacket and pants.

 

Jökulsárlón, Kirkjubæjarklaustur, Reykjavik, Vatnajökull National Park, Vík í Mýrdal

Nature
Nature Tour
Photography
Photography Tour
Glacier
Glacier Tour
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