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Glacier tour up to the second largest glacier in Europe on the 8x8 Man Truck. We provide a once in a lifetime experience with magical view.
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Alftaland 17, Reykjavik 108, Iceland
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We did the ice cave tour in November with this company as part of our tour with Arctic Adventures and had a great time! Our awesome guide, Sigurd (spelling ?), did a great job of narrating our time on the time and what we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Our group of eight enjoyed the adventure! My pictures don’t even begin to capture the beautiful sites we saw climbing up 4200 feet. Stopping along the way for photos and learning about the glacier, snowball fight, listing to Iceland music and, our Aussie tour guide,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stacy K
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I just want to start by saying this tour was amazing! I really enjoyed the Ice Cave Tour. However, the ride up the mountain in their vehicle was by all means quite challenging. Out of all the review I read I did not see anything...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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iceexplorericeland, Public Relations Manager at The Ice Explorer - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for you good information.

Reviewed 1 April 2017

We took this tour last week while in Iceland. There is a bunch of companies that offer the tour but they all goto the same location. We took it through Ice Explorers. There is also Glacier Guides, Ice Guide, Crystal Ice Cave, etc. They take...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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iceexplorericeland, Public Relations Manager at The Ice Explorer - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

We only do tour to Langjokull glacier. With our company "In to the Glacier"

Reviewed 25 August 2014

A great unique experience which involves traveling to one of glaciers in Iceland. It offers a different experience with other attractions in Iceland and you need to be well prepared for the cold! We really enjoyed it in particular to see digging a cave in...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

We were there on a bad day as the weather was very poor and we had absolutely no visibility at the top. However our guide did his best to still make the experience pleasant with stops to see small features on the glacier and an...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Dominique050
Reviewed 6 April 2014

I had a memorable tour in Þórsmörk valley in a super unique big 8 wheels truck. The exploration of this part of Iceland during this period is astonishing and since my last time in Iceland 10 years ago it has changed so much after the...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank LUCIE P
Reviewed 6 March 2014

We took the ICE20 Golden Circle by bus and snowmobile tour. Great way to see more of the island, to see geysers, an amazing waterfall, some beautiful scenery and experience a glacier! The ride on the ex-military off-road trucks to get to the snowmobile station...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed 21 February 2014

A memorable experience that I really enjoyed. Addi made us all feel safe and told us many things about the glacier that were just as extraordinary as the trucks. Highly recommended :)

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Louise W
Reviewed 8 February 2014

The ultimate in exploration vehicles,touring the Porsmork Valley in a converted 8WD Russian Missile Launcher,had a great time and saw many fantastic sights.Thanks to Arti,keep on trucking!!

Date of experience: February 2014
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