Fissures and Formations

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Duration3 hours
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DifficultyEasy

Embark on an immersive exploration of the geologic cracks and crevasses of Iceland's impressive woodlands.

What to expect?

A journey through an area of extreme contrasts and geology. We hike through the typical green “woods” of Iceland, exploring fissures and cavesalong the way. On the way we visit the Grjótagjá caves made famous in the series “Game of Thrones” and then hike up to the top of the biggest tephra craterin Europe “Hverfjall” crater (130m) and descend on the steeper southern side. The route then continues to the “dark castles” Dimmuborgir lava park where we explore lava formations and learn about the trolls that live there and in the mountains in the area.

Duration: 3-4 hours.

*Guidance and transfer back from Dimmuborgir included!

What is included?

Transport from Dimmuborgir back to Hike &Bike office.

Snowshoes in winter only.

What do I need to bring?

Warm clothes(dress according to weather), hiking boots, water, food.

Additional Information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: Fee of 50% if cancelled 7 days before event or less.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • Mývatn Hike & Bike office in Reykjahlíð

$116