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Local Guide of Vatnajokull

Fagurholsmyri 785, Iceland
+354 894 1317
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Best first time experience with the glacier

We researched quite a bit online to figure first which is the best glacier to hike and when we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ash210788
via mobile
Glacier exposure hike

This was the most amazing experience. Our guide was Snoree and he did an amazing job at guiding us... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Katie L
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We specialize in Ice cave's and glaciers
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cave” (55 reviews)
“glacier hike” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Fagurholsmyri 785, Iceland
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+354 894 1317
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"discovery tour"
in 9 reviews
"ice cave"
in 55 reviews
"glacier hike"
in 10 reviews
"other companies"
in 8 reviews
"private tour"
in 6 reviews
"iceland trip"
in 7 reviews
"small group"
in 6 reviews
"late tour"
in 2 reviews
"meeting point"
in 5 reviews
"take photos"
in 6 reviews
"months in advance"
in 2 reviews
"off road"
in 4 reviews
"felt very safe"
in 4 reviews
"treasure island"
in 2 reviews
"super truck"
in 2 reviews
"great trip"
in 2 reviews
"gas station"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the most amazing experience. Our guide was Snoree and he did an amazing job at guiding us as first timers on the ice. Snoree was definitely knowledgable, personable and engaging. Highly recommend for anyone visiting Iceland who wants a once in a lifetime...More

Thank Katie L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last minute decision... and totally nailed it!! A small group of 4 people lead by a great guide. Almost a private visit to the glacier, learning tips and tricks about nature, glaciers, history... and having a lot of fun with crampons. 4x4 drive and watching...More

Thank Carlos R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide Magnus was really passionate about showing me and my husband, the inexperienced, his first ever tour route to the top of glacier. We took the more advance challenge and learnt some ice hiking tips. He is really patient and the tour is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We knew we would do a glacier tour on this trip and are so glad we did the more aggressive full day private tour with Snorri and Oli. We had a young (athletic) daughter and three older children and were able to experience climbing an...More

Thank Kirsten B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the glacier half day trip.Our guide Magnus was excellent -informative and entertaining.We had crampons and icepicks to go up the Glacier .The experience of walking on the glacier was fantastic.The company limits the number of people [we were only 4] which adds to...More

Thank WestMidlandsGriffy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a glacier hike (half day) earlier this week. We had a great time! Magnus is knowledgeable about glaciers, explaining how they are formed, how they have receded over the years and about South Iceland in general. He is a great...More

Thank Kylee D
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places Ive been, Pete was very knowledgeable and helpfull, the meeting point is right of the highway and is super nice to hang out while you wait for your tour to depart, food and gas are available, and everybody was...More

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sofasmiranda
8 March 2018|
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Response from Kim T | Reviewed this property |
You can find their website under localguide.is
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manperl25
14 August 2017|
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Response from roger c | Reviewed this property |
You better check with local guide.
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