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Inside The Volcano

Reykjavik 210, Iceland
+354 519 5609
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Inside the Volcano: Small Group Thrihnukagigur Hike and Tour from Reykjavik
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Journey towards the centre of the earth. Descend 120 meters into the dormant Thrihnukagigur volcano in Iceland.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“magma chamber” (127 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Reykjavik 210, Iceland
+354 519 5609

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

I'm not crazy about heights and I'm claustrophobic, so it took a lot for me to join in on this experience. I am so happy that I did. The hike across volcanic fields to get to the volcano was breathtaking. Once at the top of...More

Thank HansonTravels
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience. The crew at Inside the volcano has a very professional and well done set up. My brother and I throughly enjoyed the tour.

Thank AlexGuthrie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place was just so amazingly cool!!! We spent ~4 hours doing this tour. We drove ourselves from KEF, did not take the shuttle. Word of caution -- Google Maps does NOT find this place correctly! We arrived at the tour over 15 mins late...More

Thank winchela
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fantastic experience but be warned, the easy trek is only easy if you are young and reasonably fit it is about 3 Klm of rough uneven and sometimes steep track over lava. My wife and I in our mid 70's managed it but it was...More

Thank Rerjones
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I wish it had not rained and had not been so windy. By the end of the trip, my boots were completely wet. Although it rained, it was still a wonderful trip. Firstly, the tour guides were friendly and cheery, and they gave clear instruction...More

Thank CheetaHsieh
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I found this tour very interesting but very expensive for what you get. It is actually a once in a life time experience which I am glade I did, although I would not do it again. I found that the speed in which we covered...More

Thank Debsvacations
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This was an interesting tour, descending down into the center of a dormant volcano (apparently the only one in the world where this is possible). The hike to get to the volcano was listed as moderate, but was really quite easy, about 1.5 mile hike...More

Thank Timaloney
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Inside the Volcano was genuinely an amazing experience. The staff are very friendly and helpful. They offer a delicious Icelandic stew at the base came, and plenty of tea and coffee to help keep you warm. Also it gets cold in the Volcano so it’s...More

Thank michaeljhar
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The reviews tell it all. Amazing experience of being part of mother nature. We've been at the volcano in a stormy day, strong wind and rain; yet, the experience was GREAT. Do it at all weather that they operate the tour (our original date was...More

Thank Uri M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

What an amazing trip! Words and pictures can't describe how amazing it is to go inside the lava chamber. The hike is about 2 miles each way which took about an hour on our tour. The weather was the worst part (cold and raining) but...More

Thank wrktrvlr81
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27 November 2017|
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Response from maryjojo22 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the tour group about availability at this time of year. I recall them saying they stop in November for the winter season. I went on a day in September with heavy rain and gale force winds. I don't think a... More
28 August 2017|
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Response from Niels B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The best thing we have been doing for a year.
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Vera A | Reviewed this property |
If you take the heli volcano, which is a combination of the helicopter from Reykjavík to þrjunukagigur and back with the volcano, it will take you about 2,5 hours max ☺️ Check it out with Norðurflug, helicopter.is