Climb towards the summit in the sky in this dream-like, defining mountain trek from sunrise to sunset.
Mt. Snæfell Midnight Hiking Tour
The beautiful 1833 meter high Mt. Snæfell is the highest freestanding mountain in Iceland. On a clear day half of Iceland can be seen from the summit! Hiking to the top of Mt. Snæfell during summer solstice is an amazing experience and highly recommended. Watching the midnight sun from the top is something to remember.
Price per person: 47.500 ISK
Operated: Daily from June 15 - July 25
Minimum in tour: 2 adults or minimum rate.
Duration: 11-12 hrs.
Drive: 3 hrs.
Hike: 8-9 hrs.
Trip difficulty: 3-4 out of 5 possible.
Highlights: A great 8-9 hours hike. Fantastic view from the summit on a clear night. Sunrise and sunset. A relaxing time in geothermal pools with a great view. The midnight sun rises in the north between 01 and 03 a.m. in June and July. During that period we have 24 hrs. of daylight in Iceland. Whether you go on a regular day tour or a midnight tour, you´ll experience the power of this mountain.
Included: Transfer and English speaking guide, use of crampons and hiking poles if needed. Access to the geothermal pools in Laugarfell and breakfast after the hike are included in the price. Not included: Food and drinks for the tour (only breakfast is included after the hike).
Good hiking shoes, rain gear, warm clothes, backpack, lunch and drinks. Don´t forget your swimsuit and towel for the natural pools.