We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
An amazing underworld full of color awaits those who visit Viðgelmir lava cave. The Cave is 1585 meters long and is claimed to hold no rival in Iceland. With an all new walkway and permanent lighting system the first 700 meter can now be enjoyed...more
All reviews lava tube our tour guide ice formations wooden walkway great tour highly recommend this tour gravel road degrees celsius lava flow wear warm total darkness hour and a half sturdy shoes short walk interesting information a family run business great stories
Nice experience walking through a lava cave with a great knowledgeable and entertaining guide. They provide helmets and you need to climb up and down about 3 flights of steps at the beginning and at the end. Once you are in the cave it is...More
Visited The Cave @ Vidgelmir and learned so much about lava caves formation. Thanks to Marja, our tour guide for explaining how the cave was formed in lay man's term for newbie like me. It makes alot of sense and really love the tour. Highly...More
We took a day drive to explore the area and decided to check out The Cave — not something we had planned to do. We arrived 5 minutes before a tour was about to start — perfect timing! We were able to join a group...More
We had only been in limestone caves before this. If you have never been in a lava cave, this experience is worth it! The tour guide was very knowledgeable and we were able to experience 100% darkness in the middle of the tour (he asked...More
We went here as part of a tour, and I'm so glad we did. I've been in limestone caves (I love them), but a lava cave is a different animal. Our tour guide was very informative & invited questions. There were some amazing colors. There's...More
A lovely day out! Set at the base of a glacier with breathtaking panoramic 360 views all around. The tour is good value, lasts for around 2 hours and ia very interesting! our guide was friendly, welcoming, funny and knowledgeable! All in all a great...More
We took a trip into The Cave on a very windy and cold day. Once inside the Cave it was very still and nice. We had children in the group, 5 and 6 years old, who very much enjoyed the trip into the ground. The...More
Our tour of the cave was interesting, educational and entertaining. The cave was easily accessed and the guide provided excellent information about every area we visited. The guide was knowledgeable but also fun - it was a great place to learn all about Iceland's history...More
An absolutely fantastic experience. The darkness, helmets, head torches and walkways make it fun. I'm no geologist but the cave is visually fascinating, and you learn *so much* (adults too, this definitely isn't just aimed at children!). The whole experience was really topped off by...More
What a cool experience in The Cave! This is a guided tour of a lava cave in Iceland where you get to actually descend into the cave. Everything is well organized and it’s an easy walk once you descend using stairs into the cave.