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Glacier Journey

Basecamp during summer: Flatey dairy farm 38 km west of Hofn and 42 km east of Glacier lagoon. GPS Coordinates 64.259151, -15.587038 | Basecamp durng winter: Glacier Lagoon-Jökulsárlón. GPS Coordinates 64.0478597,-16.1789879, Hofn 780, Iceland
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The best activity in Iceland

I went with my boyfriend, he was happy as a child )) I would 100% recommend this tour! Many thanks... read more

Reviewed yesterday
chapaikinan
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New York City, New York
Active and exciting!

I was scared from the beginning, but I have to say that driving snowmobile was so exciting,glacier... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HaNa N
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Glacier Journey is a small family business run by the couple Laufey and Guðlaugur, our office is at Vikurbraut 4, Hofn. We specialise in tours in the Vatnajokull National Park area, whether it´s a tour to the Ice caves, a super jeep tour or a snowmobile tour. We also have sightseeing tours on small buses for groups. It is our passion to provide our customers to experience the astonishing nature in the area. LET US SHOW YOU WHAT THE GEM OF SOUTH EAST HAS TO OFFER
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 16:00
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Basecamp during summer: Flatey dairy farm 38 km west of Hofn and 42 km east of Glacier lagoon. GPS Coordinates 64.259151, -15.587038 | Basecamp durng winter: Glacier Lagoon-Jökulsárlón. GPS Coordinates 64.0478597,-16.1789879, Hofn 780, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

I went with my boyfriend, he was happy as a child )) I would 100% recommend this tour! Many thanks to Andrew. It was an unforgettable experience.

Thank chapaikinan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was scared from the beginning, but I have to say that driving snowmobile was so exciting,glacier offered us breathtaking views, we had beautifull weather and our guide was great guy, he was very helpfull, calming and professional and did really good job. Everything together...More

Thank HaNa N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving up to the glacier in a Super jeep, past some treacherous hair pin bends and steep slopes, going further and further up got the adrenaline going before we arrived. Stefan, our guide was knowledgeable about the area and made the trip interesting and enjoyable....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my family, wife and 3 daughters and everyone had a great time. Just the right amount of people, not an overly crowded tour. Great guides, helpful and accommodating. I would definitely do this tour if you are in the area, they are very...More

Thank Josh J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't think twice to book with this family-run company. My husband and I wound up being the only two on the snowmobile tour, and were thoroughly entertained and laughed a lot with the primary guide (believe Andre) and two lovely grandsons of the owner. Their...More

Thank Abby F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a snowmobile tour with Glacier Journey and it was fantastic!! Would 100% reccomend this! Many thanks to Laufey, Gulli and theyr fantastic staff. One of the most fun tours I've done in my life.

Thank Atli S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Started of in a foggy morning and drove up to the glacier with the guides Stephan and Andre. They are experienced mountaineers with an excellent knowledge of the surroundings and made everybody feel safe and secure during the tour. When we came up from the...More

Thank Andrés B
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

With my 3 kids along, this was not inexpensive, but it was worth every penny/isk and more. There are no words to describe the expanse of the glacier and the spectacular view from the top. We were lucky to witness a wedding proposal from a...More

Thank bobcatq
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

It was a wonderful experience from the beginning to the end. We started getting ready with two guys why gave us all the gear we needed. They were nice and informative through out the process. We saw a lot of different areas of the landscape...More

Thank Erla K
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This tour was unforgettable experience. It is not just a closer look of the glacier and snowy peaks. It is a whole process of driving super jeep all way up to the mountain, having full control of snowmobile and going to some secret place which...More

Thank Aušra Č
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efmdelrio
2 July 2018|
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Response from Gudrun Arna K | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for the question. Unfortunately we do not offer that solution, we can´t guarantee that someone else comes to the exact same tour as you and is ready to share a snowmobile with you. Best regards, The... More
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rene g
12 May 2018|
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Response from Gudrun Arna K | Property representative |
Hi, thanks Rene :) And thanks for the questions. It just depends...if you have a specific dated and time I suggest that you book your journey right away! If you are not in any rush and will be in the area for a few days, you... More
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