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Reykjavík: Guided Snowmobile Day Trip on Langjökull Glacier

Activity provider: AmazingTours

Reykjavík: Guided Snowmobile Day Trip on Langjökull Glacier

Activity provider: AmazingTours

From US$ 282.42 per person

Discover a unique snowmobile riding day trip on Iceland’s second largest glacier, Langjökull. Transfer from Reykjavík by climate-controlled bus and follow your guide on an icy adventure.

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Duration 8.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup is from your accommodation or at the meeting points at Lækjargata, Miðbakki, Ráðhúsið, Tjörnin The Pond, Hallgrimskirkja, Snorrabraut, Harpa, Safnahúsið, Rauðarárstígur, Skúlagata, Austurbær, Höfðatorg, The Reykjavík Edition, Hilton Reykjavik Nordica, Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina, or the Grand Hótel Reykjavík. Please be ready 30 minutes prior to departure. If you are picked up from your hotel, please wait outside.

Experience

Highlights
  • Expereince the thrill of blazing across the Langjökull glacier on a snowmobile
  • See the Hofsjökull and Eiríksjökull glaciers and the Kerlingafjöll Mountains
  • Learn how to operate your snowmobile with a guided tutorial before your ride
  • Stay cozy and protected along the way with the provided protective equipment
  • Share the responsibility and fun of driving on a snowmobile with 2 riders
Full description

Ride through the snowy landscapes of the Langjökull Glacier on this guided snowmobile day trip. For your convenience, hotel pickup and drop-off is provided for select accommodations in Reykjavík. Feel the thrill of taking a super truck to the base camp. 

Hop aboard a spacious bus and sit back and relax on the transfer to the start of your snowmobile tour. Tackle the next part of your trip in a modified super-truck that can handle the rough terrain with ease. 

After arriving at the glacier base camp, put on the provided snowmobile suit, gloves, balaclava and helmet for your snowmobile ride. Be shown by your guide how to safely operate a snowmobile before your one-hour excursion officially starts. Climb on the snowmobile with the second rider. 

Explore Langjökull glacier which is home to several enormous ice-filled volcanic craters, rimmed in by imposing volcanoes and set in the breathtaking Icelandic interior. Expereince the views from the flanks of Langjökull which are quite incredible.

Gaze off into the distance where Eiríksjökull glacier looms, the highest mountain in west Iceland. Admire the dome-shaped Hofsjökull glacier and the Kerlingafjöll Mountain range. Return to your accommodation and take home memories home from your exhilarating adventure. 

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from select locations
  • Guide
  • Snowmobiling equipment
  • Snowmobile with two riders
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People without driver’s license
  • Drivers under 18 years

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Important information

What to bring

  • Driver's license
  • Warm clothing
  • Hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • A valid driver's license is required to operate a snowmobile
  • The standard price includes a one-hour snowmobile ride-sharing experience for two riders.
  • If you want to ride alone, you must upgrade before the tour to a solo snowmobile
  • This tour takes place rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

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Great experience, great weather!!!

November 18, 2022

Absolutely fantastic experience Get one snow mobile each of you can Excellent guide Sven; knowledgeable, very friendly and made the day even more amazing!!!

January 19, 2023

Product ID: 433767