Pick up starts at 8 am from your hotel in Reykjavík. We also pick up at Hveragerdi, Selfoss, Hella and Hvolsvöllur along the way. Please note that the pick up can take up to 30 min.
Thorsmork, a beautiful valley surrounded by glaciers and mountains, is the setting for today’s tour. Your tour starts with a pick you up from your hotel in Reykjavík and from there you will drive out of the city heading towards the east of the island. After passing through a few small villages you will arrive at the first stop of today‘s tour, the mighty Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Seljalandsfoss is the famous waterfall that is best known for the fact that when conditions are good, you can walk behind it, enjoying it from both sides.
Next, you will pass Gígjökull glacier where you will see some of the effects of the famous Eyjafjallajökull eruption of 2010 before arriving in Thorsmork. From Basar cabin, in the heart of Thorsmork, you will start your hike to Fimmvorduhals, a popular hiking route among locals in Iceland. Here you will see the two craters, Magni and Modi, formed in this infamous eruption. The new lava, large craters, glacier view along with the surrounding mountains and vibrant colors make this hike truly outstanding. The elevation gain is between 700-800 meters and length approximately 16 km in total.The Thorsmork - Fimmvorduhals hike should not be missed by any outdoor enthusiasts visiting Iceland. Get physically active while you enjoy one of the most scenic places you will ever come across. In Thorsmork, every season has its charm, giving you a great opportunity to visit again and again. Our super jeeps seat 5 - 14 persons so our tours are always a small group experience!
- Þórsmörk (Thorsmork valley)
- Fimmvörðuháls (Fimmvorduhals volcano)
- Eyjafjallajökull (Eyjafjallajokull volcano)
- Seljalandsfoss waterfall
- Small group experience
- Super Jeep experience
- Gígjökull (Gigjokull glacier lagoon)
- Magni and Móði (Magni and Modi craters)
- Transportation to/from Thorsmark Valley
- Expert super jeep driver
- A guided hiking tour
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Remember to bring: It is extremely important to have warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket & pants, headwear and gloves with you. Good hiking shoes are essential for this tour. Lunch, snacks and water bottle. Sturdy hiking shoes, waterproof jacket, and pants can also be rented directly from us if you contact us beforehand.