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The Cave Explorer

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US$ 58.72
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What to Expect
All tours start at The Cave's service house. 

Trip info

Tour Duration:  1.5hrs 

Difficulty: 1/5

Price: 6.500 ISK. per person 

Includes: Helmet and headlight.

Excludes: Personal clothing and gear. Tour Departure Times Summer departures (June, July, August) 

Every hour, on the hour from 09:00 to 18:00

Spring and Fall (Mars, April, May & September, October, November)

10:00 - 11:30 - 13:00 - 14:00 - 15:00 - 16:00 Winter departures (December, January, February )

10:00 - 11:30 - 13:00 - 15:00 *Guests are required to show up 10-15min before tour departs.
*Hotel pick-up not available. 
*Gloves and hat are recommended.
*Guest with children under the age of 6 will have to comply with guidelines set by the cave. This includes location of party on tour and possibly turn around before last stop of the tour. For more information, email info@thecave.is or visit our contact page. 

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Important Information
Departure Point
The Cave's Service House.
1h 30m
  • Use of helmet
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I went to the Viðgelmir cave with a friend and it was an amazing experience, the guide we had was Jake, a geologist from England who pretty much had the answer to any question you might have about caves.. and he was funny!!! The cave itself is HUGE, and a bit chilly, it is much
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This was so much fun! It’s great for all family members. Jake was knowledgeable and very friendly. He explained a lot of things we expect to see and still kept it entertaining. Getting to the actual location is bumpy since the last leg of the drive is all gravel. I was
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Such an interesting tour - Jo, the guide, was really friendly and knowledgeable and brought so much more to the experience than just looking round without any context or history. Absolutely mindblowing that it happened so fast, so many years ago, and is still just the same as it
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Did an independent tour of The Cave, really different and very interesting - not often you can get to see inside a lava tunnel! Would definitely recommend the tour and our tour guide Georgia was superb, made the visit really interesting. Wrap up warm and wear shoes with good
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Hmmm let’s see here where do I even begin, when I pulled up to the cave the wind was howling and we were freezing cold which dampened our sprits, however no matter how atrocious the weather it could not block out the ray of sunshine that was our guide Phoebe. Her positive
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Key Details
  • The Cave
  • Duration: 1h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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