16 hours
Length

Named after the Nordic god Thor, Þórsmörk is one of the most incredible spot on our small island of ice. A valley, locked in with glaciers on each side, accessible only by jeeps, converted busses and feet; whether they be the average two on humans or those four on horses.

Canyons, Valleys and Glaciers

Highlights include:

  • Þórsmörk
  • Mt. Valahnúkur
  • Gljúfrabúi waterfall
  • Stakkholtsgjá
  • View over three glaciers: Eyjafjallajökull, Tindfjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull
  • Seljalandsfoss waterfall
PICK-UP Pick-up is at your hotel/accommodation in Reykjavík, or somewhere en route.
DEPARTURE TIME Every day, not later than 10.
DURATION Approximately 16 hours.
WEAR Comfortable clothing, according to weather.
PARTICIPANTS Max 16, Min 3 people or minimum fee.
SUITABLE FOR Everyone, easy hiking optional.
INCLUDED
Private Guide Packed lunch and Afternoon BBQ
Northern lights hunt (in winter) Transportation in mini-coach/jeep
NOT INCLUDED
Beverages

All cancellations must be made by e-mail.

Itinerary for Þórsmörk

1

Pick-up

Passengers get picked up in their accommodation in Reykjavík or anywhere on the way.
2

Gígjökull Icefall

Gígjökull is an icefall out of the famous Eyjafjallajökull glacier, that caused so much uproar in 2010 when it erupted and stranded flight passengers all around the globe.
3

Drive Stakkholtsgjá

Stakkholtsgjá is a charming narrow canyon with where you can enjoy nature, birdlife and of course cold, clean mountain water.  The canyon is 2 km deep and ends with a small but beautiful waterfall.
4

Langidalur & Valahnúkur

We’ll drive into Langidalur Valley and stop there.  While we prepare a BBQ feast, you can hike to the 480 m peak of Valahnúkur and breath in the colorful vista.
5

BBQ

Nothing beats the sweet smell of a smoky BBQ out in the nature!
6

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall

Have you ever walked behind a waterfall?  Well, now you can!  Seljalandsfoss is magical with its elfish backdrop and walk-behind feature.
7

Return to Reykjavík

After a day packed with wonders we’ll head back to Reykjavík, or to the accommodation of your wishes.

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