Don´t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime experience to witness the raw power of lava pouring out of the earth's surface at the volcanic eruption in Geldingadalur!
Enjoy this guided hike to the volcanic eruption in Geldingadalur, Iceland. The driver and guide will take the group to the start of the hiking route towards the volcano in Geldingadalur, to begin the hike towards the volcano. The hike will take approximately 1.5-2 hours each way and the trail is conveniently marked.
Check out this live stream of the Geldingadalur eruption from a local new weather station!
Available tour dates and departure times available to view during the booking process
Round-trip transfers between your Reykjavik hotel or designated pick-up location and the tour starting point. Pick-up begins 30 minutes prior to the tour’s scheduled departure
Local, professional guide
Free Wi-Fi available on buses
Online offer only
Tour duration: Approximately 8 hours
Minimum age: Twelve (12) years old
Tour operators will not pick up or drop off passengers at hotels outside Reykjavík
Have your voucher ready, either in digital or printed form, at your transfer pick-up point.
No refund for unused travel services or land arrangements once a tour starts
Not included with this tour: Lunch and/or other refreshments
Tour operated by Reykjavik Excursions
All general inquiries, including change or cancellation requests, must be submitted online.
Assume that the journey may take longer than planned.
Bring a packed lunch and water to drink.
Keep an eye on your travel companions. Fatigue and hypothermia come quickly.
Stick to hills and ridges. Avoid valleys and dells in the landscape.
There is a risk of rock fall. Beware of steep slopes
The telephone connection in the area is bad and it can therefore be difficult to call for help if needed.
Eruption sites can change, and new eruption cracks may open on short notice.
Gas pollution is strongest close to the area and can lurk in valleys and dells where it is particularly dangerous.
Gas pollution can change on short notice if the eruption suddenly increases, and it is dangerous to be near the eruption sites without measuring instruments.
Personal travel insurance is not included and is highly recommended. It can be arranged through Allianz Global Assistance for passengers originating in the United States and Canada.
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