Thorsmork Volcano Hiking Iceland
Availability: 01.04 – 30.09
Pick-up time: ca. 1hr before tour start from Reykjavik
Clothes: Warm clothes (waterproof cloths) and good footwear (for hiking)
Age limit: 14 years
Included: Hiking tour with professional guidance in beautiful landscape.
NB. Remember to bring food and drink with you. This tour is only for people in good physical condition, as it is a demanding hiking.
Challenging hiking tour in Thorsmork Iceland
A fantastic and challenging hiking tour from Thorsmork valley up to Fimmvorduhals pass. Thorsmork is known for its stunning landscape. Thorsmork definitely one of most favorite places among the locals.
Be ready for pick up from your chosen pick-up location early in the morning. (see the list over pick-up places).
Join our hiking tour to Thorsmork - Thorsmork is one of the most beautiful places in Iceland. The Thorsmork valley is surrounded by glaciers and colorful mountains
Get ready for stunning views over volcanos and glaciers on this hiking tour to Thorsmork. We will pick-up you up and then we will drive out of Reykjavik city heading towards the east. We will be passing through some small, charming villages on our way. We will make our first stop of the day at the mighty Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Seljalandsfoss is a gorges scenic waterfall that is famous for the fact that, you can walk behind it and enjoy it from both sides. The waterfall can be seen in many famous movies and series.
On our way we will pass Gígjujökull glacier where you will see some of the effects of the famous Eyjafjallajökull eruption of 2010 before arriving in Thorsmork. When we arrive in Thorsmork we will start our hike from the base camp in the heart of Thorsmork toward Fimmvorduhals. This is a popular hiking route in Iceland. Here you will see the two craters, Magni and Modi, formed in a powerful eruption. This is a truly outstanding hiking trail, where you will see the lava, large craters and glaciers surrounded by colorful mountains. The elevation gain is between 700-800 meters and length approximately 16 km in total.
The Thorsmork hiking tour should not be missed by any outdoor enthusiasts visiting Iceland. On the tour you will get physically active while you enjoy one of the most scenic places you will ever come across. In Thorsmork, every season has its own charm. This will give you a great opportunity to not only visit Thorsmork during summertime, but also during autumn and spring. Our super jeeps seat from 5 – 16 persons so this tour is always a small group experience, which makes it even more enjoyable!
This tour is with pick-up from Reykjavik
Pick-up: ca. 1hr before tour start from Reykjavik
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