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Snowmobile Adventure on Langjökull Glacier from Gullfoss

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  • Drive a snowmobile through icefields on a glacier

  • Ride in a 4x4 monster ice truck

  • Includes hassle-free, round-trip transportation

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Snowmobile Adventure on Langjökull Glacier from Gullfoss
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Overview

Cruise through snow and ice on Langjökull, one of Iceland’s largest glaciers, on this guided tour. Take a ride in a 4x4 monster ice truck and enjoy the Icelandic scenery on the ride to the glacier. Then, suit up in the provided gear, learn how to drive the snowmobile, and follow your guide as you speed through ice and snowfields.

What to Expect

Your adventure begins at 1pm at the Gullfoss Café. Meet your guide, then hop aboard the 4x4 ice truck for the drive to Langjökull glacier. Take some time during the drive to look out the windows of the monster truck and soak in the Icelandic scenery.

Once you arrive at basecamp on the east side of the glacier, your guide will distribute helmets, overalls, overshoes, gloves and hats. Watch carefully as your guide demonstrates how to operate the snowmobile and goes over all safety procedures. After your gear is on and you’re comfortable on the snowmobile, your ride begins.

Zip through the snow and ice fields behind your guide. Feel your adrenaline soar as you speed across the glacier and take in the sights.

When the tour is over, return to basecamp on your snowmobile and board the truck for the drive back to Gullfoss.
Gullfoss is located in southwest Iceland about 2 hour drive from Reykjavík 

The snowmobiles seat two people and children are welcome to ride as passengers as long as they have reached the age of six

Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantastic Experience

We booked the Snowmobile Adventure through TUI on our way fro Airport to Hotel. We were picked up on time by Snaebjorn Kari Stefansson ( Sniper) and taken to the Glazier on route we had a great commentary and all questions answered. At the Glazier...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank O6091FJdavidc
Mountaineersteam, Public Relations Manager at Mountaineers of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to see that you enjoyed your time with us, David. Thank you for your review and helping us to grow stronger!

Reviewed 10 November 2018
Amazing views

Everything from booking with Osgeir, to our tour with Kalli, was well organised and swiftly and smoothly handled on their side. (not so much on ours, but they were very patient with us) After meeting them at Gullfoss and being picked up in the most...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ennoa
Mountaineersteam, Public Relations Manager at Mountaineers of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ennoa, Asgeir speaking here! ;) Thank you for a great review and you are absolutely right, the views are incredible! Even if there is no visibility the ride is one of a kind and that is the Icelandic moods of Mountaineers :) So happy your...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile
Great experience

Big thanks to Norrie our driver and Sverrir our tour guide....great day and topped off with the snowmobile adventure!....Staff looked after us really well.....equipment supplied was great....only small thing I would say to improve were the number of toilets available however......it is in the middle...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 31 October 2018
Great tour but ...

The Glacier and landscapes are great, the snowmobiles run great as well. The organizations and the strict rules were quite disappointing. My family doesn't speak English and they didn't have anyone speaking French among the guides. The group was made of 17 snowmobiles which was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sebastien m
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile
Great fun

Visited in the height of summer so there was quite a lot of melt which caused one person to tip over but no injuries caused. The trip from Gullfoss is by monster van to the site where you get kitted out and the by truck,...More

1  Thank dave g
Mountaineersteam, Public Relations Manager at Mountaineers of Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Dave and thank you for your review, luckily there were no injuries when tipping over the snowmobile. The scenery changes all the time on the glacier but that is what makes it so incredible, you could come back in just a few weeks and...More

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clowe6562
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Response from fltraveler100 | Reviewed this property |
They charged per person I believe
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26 November 2018|
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Response from O6091FJdavidc | Reviewed this property |
No that is a separate tour to a more Southern part of the Island
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