Landmannalaugar Hiking Tour
1-day tour with half day hike and hot spring bath afterward:
A perfect way of spending your day in Iceland is to explore the stunning surroundings of Landmannalaugar. This tour is one for those who truly appreciate the beauty of Iceland’s nature.
As soon as you arrive at Landmannalaugar, you’ll be taken on a 4-hour hike through the lava fields of Laugahraun, the Vondugil canyon, and the impressive mountain of Brennisteinsalda. If time and weather conditions allow, you have the chance of climbing a 60,000-year-old volcano, named Bláhnúkur, which provides you with some amazing panoramic views over Landmannalaugar Valley. Afterward, you’re invited to enjoy a relaxing bath in a natural hot pool, a perfect ending to this tour.
Good to know:
Duration: Approximately 14 hours with the pickup (of which ca 4 hours long hike)
Operating: June 15th – September 30th
Pickup is optional: Please make sure to book it if you do not have your own transportation to Landmannalaugar*.
Bring: Warm clothes, rain gear, hiking shoes, bathing suit and towel
*Note that if you do not purchase the pick-up then we will meet you in front of the main hut in Landmannalaugar at 12:00 noon. You will need a 4×4 jeep to drive to Landmannalaugar and you will be driving on F-roads.
You will have an option to purchase food on the way in a small store (sandwiches, Icelandic skyr, etc.) or you can bring your own lunch pack for the tour (there is no restaurant in Landmannalaugar).
Pick-up points and times:
- 7:15 from Ráðhúsið (City Hall) on Vonarstræti (in front of the Reykjavik Tourist Information Center)
- 7:30 from Hallgrimskirkja church (Bus stop 8)
- 7:45 from Reykjavik Campsite in front of Reykjavik City Hostel
- 8:35 from Selfoss N1 gas station
- 9:15 from Hella – Bus Terminal
Please note that the minimum age for this tour is 10 years. This hike is rated as Easy to Moderate. Appropriate hiking clothes and footwear required.
This is a partner tour (operated by Arctic Adventures)
Cancellation: More than 24 hours prior to the departure: full refund. Less than 24 hours prior to the departure: no refund.