Things to Do in Iceland

With an endless list of geological wonders, it’s the astounding landscapes that really steal the show when it comes to experiences in Iceland. For those seeking a dose of adrenaline, hike your way across the vast Sólheimajökull glacier, journey down into the depths of Raufarhólshellir to explore ancient lava tunnels or embark on an exhilarating snowmobiling adventure across the vast Langjökull glacier.

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Or take things at a slower pace and swim between tectonic plates in the heart of Thingvellir National Park, unwind in a thermal lagoon or explore the coast of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula on horseback. These experiences and things to do in Iceland are just scratching the surface; our travel specialists are on hand to tailor your trip to suit you and bring a trip to the land of ice and fire to life.

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Borgarfjordur and into the glacier

Borgarfjordur and into the glacier

Western Iceland

Explore the beautiful west coast of Iceland, discovering its incredible scenery, impressive waterfalls and the breathtaking Langjokull glacier. Venture deep into the glacier itself, walking through fascinating ice caves, for a truly unique experience.

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Glacier hiking

Glacier hiking

Southern Iceland, Iceland

If adventure is high on your vacation checklist, hiking on one of Iceland's monumental glaciers is a must. An immense wonderland of ice sculptures, ridges and deep crevasses await discovery!

Snowmobiling in the Troll Peninsula

Snowmobiling in the Troll Peninsula

Troll Peninsula, Northern Iceland

Explore the mountains of the stunning Troll Peninsula on the back of a snowmobile, taking in the incredible views as you speed across the snow. During the winter, look out for the Northern Lights dancing through the sky above.

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ATV tour in the Reykjanes peninsula

ATV tour in the Reykjanes peninsula

Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland

Explore the Reykjanes peninsula on an exhilarating ATV experience, driving across stunning black sand beaches and through dramatic scenery. Start on the easy terrain of the beaches as you get to grips with your ATV before exploring rugged landscapes.

Adventure Couples Off the beaten track
Bathing in the Blue Lagoon

Bathing in the Blue Lagoon

Reykjavík, Iceland

One of the world's most unique spas, Iceland's Blue Lagoon is an outdoor, geo-thermally heated spa providing an amazing experience that cannot be missed when visiting Iceland.

Blue Dragon ice cave by helicopter

Blue Dragon ice cave by helicopter

Southern Iceland

Take to the skies and fly over Vatnajokull National Park in a helicopter towards the Skeidararjokull glacier, where, as part of a small group tour, you'll have the chance to explore the stunning Blue Dragon ice cave, one of the region's most remote.

Buggy and ice cave adventure

Buggy and ice cave adventure

Southern Iceland

Discover the dramatic scenery of southern Iceland on an exhilarating tour with your private guide. Begin with a hike across a glacier, followed by a visit into an ice cave, before driving a buggy across one of the south coast's black sand beaches.

Explore the Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Explore the Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Snaefellsnes, western Iceland

On this tour pass through the traditional fishing villages perched on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula's coast. Visit the unique Shark Museum and stop at Ölkelda where naturally carbonated water springs from the ground.

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Giljabod canyon baths

Giljabod canyon baths

Western Iceland

Explore the beauty of western Iceland with a gentle hike through Husafell canyon, passing by incredible scenery before reaching the Giljabod pools, hidden in the canyon, to enjoy a relaxing soak in the geothermally-heated water.

Glacier snowmobiling

Glacier snowmobiling

Southern Iceland

Langjokull is Iceland's second biggest glacier with several enormous ice filled volcanic craters, encircled by imposing volcanoes. Exploring by snowmobile is an adrenaline-fuelled way to experience the breathtaking landscape of this region of Iceland.

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