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Journey towards the centre of the earth. Descend 120 meters into the dormant Thrihnukagigur volcano in Iceland.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reykjavik 210, Iceland
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+354 519 5609
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Reviewed today via mobile

Better than we expected, but if it didn’t have big snow before we go and the snow cover the whole way we walk, my wife might kill me just on the half way haha!

Thank Bing Shang C
Reviewed today via mobile

This is the only place on the planet where you can step inside a volcano. If that's not enough for you then go see it for yourselves and it will be.

Thank bosslake17
Reviewed yesterday

This is THE ONLY place in the world where you have an opportunity to go into a magma chamber of a volcano. That right there is reason enough to go on this tour, but even more so, you will leave in awe. It's expensive, but...More

Thank Azure M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Expensive tour but a mind blowing experience. From the pictures it look like a bunch of rocks but u have to descend into the volcano to experience it. Very cold so make sure you are dress warmly and waterproof. The hot lamb soup which they...More

Thank C B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was such a great experience! We had a hiccup at the beginning of our tour (our fault), but we called the company and they were INCREDIBLY accommodating and we didn't end up missing out on anything. They went above and beyond to make sure...More

Thank JessicaF2995
Reviewed 3 days ago

Even if it is overpriced just go, you do not have another place to experience such a trip. The staff goes extra mile for you. Use their shuttle instead the car, it is easier to reach the top. The hiking is not difficult but depends...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

... which is meant in the best possible way you can imagine. Despite the fact that this tour is quite pricey all I can say is that it is money more than well spent and worth every single penny ... or krona. It is super...More

Thank JettePePunkt
Reviewed 4 days ago

How many can say they have been inside the magma chamber of a volcano? This is a really unique experience. They have a shuttle that picks you up in Reykjavik or you can opt to drive their yourself. From the meeting point, it's about a...More

Thank FoodGek
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked this tour at our hotel after it being recommended by our receptionist, we were intially worries about the price but BOY was it worth it. It was really out of this world to decend into a volcano ( the only one if its...More

Thank GlobeTrotting824258
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is really one of the best places to visit in Iceland and it is not far from Reykjavik. The buss picked me up at the Gray Line Bus Terminal and after around 1 hour we started to walk 3 km one way to the...More

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renglish2018
May 22, 2018|
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Response from phairphysiology | Reviewed this property |
We went in early October. It had snowed 30 in the mountains. Waterproof hiking boots or trail shoes were a must.
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E'lyne E
March 24, 2018|
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Response from K B | Reviewed this property |
I can't imagine the tickets are ever on sale. I understand it is so expensive due to it being taken down and set up each time during the warmer months. It is so costly as the elevator that goes down and the bridge to get to... More
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Sashur H
February 2, 2018|
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Response from Simon S | Reviewed this property |
Flash could be used but I wouldn't recommend it as it will create a lot of shadows. I brought a tripod instead which worked fairly well (so you can do longer exposures) - this can also be done with a person but of course the... More
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