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“Must do!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Ice Walk Private Day Tour

Ice Walk Private Day Tour
Midtun 5, Hofn, Iceland
354 866 3490
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Ranked #6 of 7 Attractions in Hofn
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Owner description: Guided glacier walk! The walk is suitable for all abilities and offers breathtaking views over the area, which is one of the best places in Iceland to see how the glacier landscape has changed over the last 100 years. Daily departures form the Glacier Lagoon parking lot.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

We met Thor (yes, it's his middle name) at Jökulsárlón and he took us for a 5.2 km hike up the glacier after a short, bumpy jeep ride pretty much offroading over boulders.

He was a wonderful guide, sharing knowledge and history with us while showing us glacier mills (moulins), crevasses, ash cones, underground streams, and all the differing colors -- letting us appreciate the wonders around us without crowding us.

He led us at a good pace and clearly knows the terrain very, very well. His charges are reasonable and he is definitely pretty capable, made a novice like me feel safe and fairly confident.
I loved the hike, highly recommend his tour.

P.s. he provided crampons to all of us and also lent me a pair of gloves since mine were soaked through from the lagoon boat trip.

Visited October 2013
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