Explore with style in this luxury expedition that guides you across rugged terrain with an eruptive history.
Laki Craters Mountain Expedition is a guided luxury tour that takes you through rough mountain terrain around Iceland’s most famous craters that erupted in 1783-4, resulting in the largest lava flow in a single eruption in recorded history. Laki mountain stands approximately in the middle of the row of craters and from there is a magnificent view of the row of craters and the surrounding landscape. It is safe to say that the view of the area is spectacular, due to both unique nature and the history of Lakagígar.
On the way back you will still have more secret places to explore. Among the places you will stop is the hidden waterfall, Fagrifoss for about 20-30 minutes for a bit of exploration. The name of the waterfall, Fagrifoss translates literally to ‘beautiful falls’.
Your last stop is Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon. It is safe to say that the majestic Fjaðrárgljúfur is a breathtaking and unique canyon often referred to as the most beautiful one in the world. You’ll walk along its higher end, looking down into the stunning azure river rushing below, and across to its verdant cliffs.
You will be back to Klaustur around 5 pm where you will be dropped off at your original pick up point.