Snowshoe Hike With
a Taste of Iceland
3 Hour Tour to our Dome Tent for a Taste of Iceland!
The perfect short hike during winter
3 hours total with 1 hour hiking
See departure times in booking system
We start from Meeting point B and drive up to the mountains around Eysteinsdalur. First on the road as far as we can go with our shuttle and then further inland using our snowcat, if conditions require. From there we put on snowshoes and hike between beautiful lava formations sticking out of the ground. With this great surrounding we stop to make traditional Icelandic hot chocolate to enjoy with the flatbread that´s kept us Icelanders alive throughout last millennium, and still does! From this elevation of about 400 meters we have great scenery of both the glacier and over the beautiful coastline below. This tour is a fun and easy snowshoe walk for anyone who’s reasonably fit to walk for 1-2 hours.
We offer this tour as 3 hour tour from Meeting Point B. This is the winter alternative for the Magical Glacier Hike. You need to be reasonably fit to participate, even though this is one of our easiest tours. We use our snowcat and/or trucks to get us up to an elevetion of 400-600 meters, from where we start the hike. Then we'll walk on snowshoes, up to 1 km total with total elevation gain of about 100 meters.
When and how?
This tour is available from late fall to early spring on selected dates those months.
You can see the availability in our booking system on this page.
You can find the meeting point for this tour right here, marked as Meeting Point B.
Don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions, see contact!
Please include contact information (e-mail and/or phone number) in the booking process so we can contact you if we need to change or cancel the tour due to weather or other reasons. Be sure to check your e-mail regularly and/or have your phone turned on (at least the same morning). You can always contact us if you have any questions.
You need to bring:
Warm clothes (also available for purchase in our office)
Gore-Tex outwear/shell (if you need)
Mountaineering/hiking boots (if you need)
Flatbread and hot chocolate
Adults: ISK. 13900
Teenagers (13-17): ISK. 8900
Children (8-12): ISK. 4900
All prices include VAT 11%.