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  • Reykjavik: Guided Active Volcano Hike in Reykjanes Peninsula

    1. Reykjavik: Guided Active Volcano Hike in Reykjanes Peninsula

    Embark on a guided tour to the volcanic eruption in Geldingadalur. Enjoy the opportunity to witness rare geological activity and stunning lava flows, a truly rare occurrence. Meet in central Reykjavik and travel south to the Reykjanes Peninsula. Arrive at the start of the hiking route and follow your guide towards the volcano in Geldingadalur. The hike will take approximately 1.5-2 hours each way and the trail is conveniently marked. Gaze in awe at the raw power of mother nature as you see lava spewing from the volcano. Be amazed by glowing rivers of molten rock which will cool and harden to create entirely new landscapes.

    It was a nice trip to the volcano valley. I was dropped near my hotel at around 8:30pm. I was lucky enough as the volcano was active for the first time after a while.

  • From Reykjavik: Reykjanes Volcanic Hike & Blue Lagoon Option

    2. From Reykjavik: Reykjanes Volcanic Hike & Blue Lagoon Option

    After complimentary pickup in Reykjavik, take a scenic drive along the lava-shaped coast toward the first stop. Once there, follow the trail to the Geldingadalir Valley under the care of your experienced guide. After around 45 minutes of hiking, the Fagradalsfjall Mountain will arise on the horizon, offering you an amazing view over a volcanic crater throwing up lava to a height of 100 meters (330 feet). Get as close as possible to witness this spectacle of nature. Enjoy an active, ever-changing eruption site that offers up new and stunning events each day. Aside from a live lava show, admire lava rivers and small waterfalls, and even lava pools. The total time spent here is between 4–5 hours, including the 3.5-kilometer (2.2-mile) hike (one-way). Next, visit the Gunnuhver Hot Springs, a group of active mud pools and steam vents named after a local witch who in folklore met her doom he...

    Our driver was amazing. Informative, engaging , responsible and considerate. Could have asked for a better day!

  • 5 Star Volcano Eruption hike - Lava Tunnel & Blue Lagoon

    3. 5 Star Volcano Eruption hike - Lava Tunnel & Blue Lagoon

    Explore Iceland's volcanic systems up-close on this full-day guided tour. Hike with your expert guide to the site of an active volcano and witness an eruption before your eyes. Start your adventure at one of Iceland's largest volcanoes. Explore an incredible lava tunnel inside an ancient volcano system. Next, hike to an erupting volcano. As you hike, your expert guide will tell you facts and information about the area. Finally, arrive at the viewpoint and witness the breathtaking sight of a live eruption. Capture incredible photos of this unforgettable experience. After your long hike, enjoy a relaxing soak in the blue lagoon. Sink into the geothermal waters and let your muscles recover.

  • Reykjavík: Active Volcano Hike and Reykjanes Peninsula Tour

    4. Reykjavík: Active Volcano Hike and Reykjanes Peninsula Tour

    Embark for a once-in-life-time experience and hike up to Geldingadalir to see the hypnotic Fagradalsfjall volcano. Benefit from the comfort of pickup service and start the journey towards Geldingadalur valley. Along the way, marvel at the lunar landscapes and geological marvels of the Reykjanes peninsula.

    Then, begin your hike of 1-1.5 hours (one way) into the barren surrounding wilderness. Experience real adventure and get as close as it is safely possible to the edge of the ever-growing lava field. Gaze at the breathtaking fountains of fire and vivid orange rivers of lava.

    Your experienced guide will make your adventure safe, informative, and enjoyable, and will give you time to explore and see the volcano from different angles. Finally, continue the tour and explore the Reykjanes Peninsula with its valleys flows into the lava, its bare heights, its dark...

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What people are saying about Reykjanes

Cristina, our tour guide was excellent. Even when we could not experience the eruption of the volcano, she tried to compensate it with other sightseeing along our way to Blue Lagoon. She is a knowledgeable person and she entertained us with stories while driving. She behaved as a mother taking care of us in every single thing we need. Also, after the tour finished we asked her for tips on our trip and she kindly took the time to fulfill every concern.The best tour guide!

It was a nice trip to the volcano valley. I was dropped near my hotel at around 8:30pm. I was lucky enough as the volcano was active for the first time after a while.

Our driver was amazing. Informative, engaging , responsible and considerate. Could have asked for a better day!

A great variety if places seen. It gVes you a real flavour of the area.

The tour was organized and flexible at the same time.