Up to 4 hours
Moderate to challenging
MEET ON LOCATION
Free 24 hrs cancelation
Christa Larwood, producer and presenter for The Travel Show on the BBC News Channel, hiked with us to Fagradalsfjall Volcano.
On this half-day expedition tour, our guides, Hulda and Marco, showed the magic of this unique event, including views of the newly formed crater and the lava field.
The show featured our signature Volcanic Reykjanes Peninsula Tour.
This private tour to the Fagradalsfjall volcano & the smokey lava valley is suitable for everyone, including seniors or families with small kids.
It's a custom hiking experience with your private guide to the newest volcano eruption in Reykjanes Peninsula. You will have complete control of the pace, and nobody will rush you during the tour.
You can select to be picked up at your accommodation, or self-drive to our meeting point. Both options are available to book using our booking engine.
The guide will choose the type of hike based on the weather conditions and your fitness level to ensure a tailor-made excursion.
We will visit the volcano area, walk along the newly formed lava, get closer to the volcanic crater and the smokey valley (weather dependant).
This private tour is ideal for photographers and drone operators who need assistance with the location.
The Estonian TV show Kolm Naist Karavanis (3 women in a caravan) featured our private tour to Fagradalsfjall volcano.
The show has been #2 in the most viewed TV shows on the Estonia chart.
Our guide Ragga accompanied the team, who had a blast around the lava field and visible smokey valley from the last eruption.
Fully private experience, at your own pace, and nobody rushing you during the tour.
We care about safety, and we only schedule the tour when conditions are good for this hike or fully refund you if bad weather and we need to cancel.
Free trekking poles if needed during the winter months.
Free crampons if needed during the winter months.
WHAT TO BRING
We should be prepared for slippery paths during the winter months, and therefore good hiking boots are a must. It is essential wearing warm clothes and layer up, including waterproof outerwear.
We recommend for this hike:
Base Layer: long-sleeved top
Insulating layer: warm sweater
Outer layer: shell coat
Merino Wool Hat.
Merino wool socks.
Comfortable Hiking Boots
Bottle of water & snacks
The tour can be up to four hours and takes you closer to the crater through Langihryggur, Merardalir, or Geldingadalur. This is a fully custom tour that will be tailored for you before the hike based on your pace.
On this tour, flexibility is the key, as we may adjust the schedule based on the weather conditions. Since this is a private tour, the hike can be custom and the starting time will be flexible if required.
Your guide will adjust and decide the best path based on your fitness level and stamina.
The hike to Fagradalsfjall volcano crater can take 30 to 60 minutes each way.
Average health is required for all the hikes to the Fagradalsfjall-Geldingadalir volcano.
The walking distance to the volcanic crater at Fagradalsfjall volcano and the length of the tour may change due to the weather conditions per day.
Please note that the volcano is dormant. We cannot guarantee lava flow at the time of the tour, as this is a natural phenomenon. More information at vedur.is
Fagradalsfjall Volcano location in the Reykjanes Peninsula, Grindavík.
Hiking trail map and distance to Fagradslfjall Volcano.
PRICES » Volcano Private Tour
$189pp (With transfers)
Free ( for children under 12 years old)
CUSTOM DEPARTURE TIME OR PICK UP REQUEST
Is possible to request a custom time to meet your guide or pick up upon request. Just write down the information in the comment box on the web form.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
Two adults are required to run this tour.
OPTIONS TO BOOK
Self-Drive | Meet on location | $169 per adult
With this option, you will self-drive to our meeting location in Grindavik, 10 minutes from the hiking trail. You will follow our guide to the correct parking before starting the hike.
With transfers | $189 per adult
With this option, you also book a round transfer to the volcano. We will pick you up at your accommodation and drive to the volcano trail to meet your local guide. After the tour, we will go back to your hotel. Also possible to pick up and drop off at Keflavik International Airport.
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