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Reykjavik 210, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My 2 sons and I voted this as the coolest thing we saw in Iceland! Scenery was great, Hike to the volcano was beautiful. Staff was very experienced, welcoming and kind. Equipment was in excellent condition and being inside a volcano was a once in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Needs2Trvl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had no idea what was happening, my husband planned the excursion as a surprise. There is a hike across a lava field at a quick pace. Then the hike up the mountain. I was good with that, it wasn’t until we began the decent...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChristinaMcKinley
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Well worth the money! How often do you get to go inside a volcano? We met the group at a building off the main road (see last photo). We self drove but you can also take a bus from Reykjavik. Once the tour guided arrived...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alisonk07
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Expect a long hike along a rocky pathway. Once you arrive at the facility, you will be furnished with safety equipment. A short walk will take you to the mouth of the volcano. After an approximate 7-minute ride to the bottom (which feels so much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank longhairedtraveler
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Complete experience, from staff members, hike, volcano, lamb soup, is just amazing. There's absolutely no way I can put in words the fulfillment and happiness derived from the experience. If there's an excursion you want to take, it is this one no exception. A huge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Inocencia R
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Holly sh*t, we are inside a volcano! Thats what you will be thinking as you decend into the depths of this antient lave Shute! Hundreds of feet to the volcano floor! There you will have an opportunity to explore. It’s amazingly colorful and awe inspiring...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 05Olga05
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I have experienced this journey twice to date. What a journey. After pickup from the hotel, you are transferred to another coach at their coach terminal. The ride onward gives wonderful views; just like all of Iceland. Once arrived at the lodge, you are briefed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jared T
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This is something you don't want to miss. The history of this place is unbelievable. Though it has a long hike before entering the volcano, it really worths every step. Markus and Helga are so amazing and all the guides are super helpful and awesome....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simin A
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The tour inside the volcano was an amazing experience. Arriving at the ski cabin the very nice and friendly tour guides gave us a quick summary of the schedule for the next couple of hours. Afterwards we walked through the snow to the volcano which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HM310
Reviewed 31 October 2018

A friend suggested this trip and we finally got it in while in Iceland. The hike may be a little long for those that are not in shape, but the way is not steep and it is a fairly even path. It was well worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sorry i haven‘t received the mail just in this moment. Stable walking shoes are important
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I can't imagine the tickets are ever on sale. I understand it is so expensive due to it being taken down and set up each time during the warmer months. It is so costly as the elevator that goes down and the bridge to get to... More
3 February 2018|
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Response from CSG2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't think we did the best job with photos (though LOVED the experience) Think others can give better photo advice.