PRIVATE VOLCANO TOUR TO FAGRADALSFJALL ERUPTION IN ICELAND
VISIT THE ACTIVE VOLCANO AT GELDINGADALUR
WHY SHOULD YOU DO PRIVATE?
3 departures & tours to choose from.
With our private tours to the volcano eruption in Fagradalsfjall, you can choose between the morning departure (8:00 am or 2:30 pm), Evening departure at 7:00 pm, or Midnight departure at 9:00 pm.
Extra time at the eruption site.
With the private tour, you stay up to 90 minutes at the eruption site or more based on your pace.
More included for the best experience.
We offer snacks, energy bars, energy drinks, Icelandic glacier water, and the best; you are in charge of the walking pace.
Safety on our tours; because we care about you.
We provide gas masks on our tours if gases exceed the recommended levels. Our guides use a gas meter to measure the air quality during the tour. Available on request hiking poles and binoculars for a better overview of the crater.
PRIVATE HIKING EXPEDITION TO FAGRADALSFJALL- GELDINGADALIR VOLCANO
Highlights: This is a fully private and custom experience to the volcano Fagradalsfjall-Geldingadalir for you and your party with local guides: about 75 minutes hiking each way, and we stay up to 90 minutes at the volcanic eruption site. With our private tour, you control the pace of the hike and stop when you want to catch a breath; no rush!
DURATION (4 TO 5 HOURS)
EASY TO MODERATE
MEET OUR GUIDE IN GRINDAVÍK
90 MINUTES AT THE VOLCANO
SMALL & LOCAL COMPANY
The volcano Fagradalsfjall in Geldingadalur is 20 miles from Keflavik International Airport and is the biggest attraction in the country. Volcanic activity is changing every day, enlarging the site on such a significant daily basis, making the experience different day by day.
The starting point to meet our local guides is in Grindavík town, 10 min drive from the hiking trail. If you don't have transportation, it is possible to book this option with us in our booking form.
Our guide will drive with you to the parking place near the trail, and we will pay for your parking ticket if you are self-driving. You will then get ready and pack our included snacks, energy drinks, water, and walking sticks. When available, we provide a shuttle to the trail and you can leave your car behind.
Your tour guide will offer you an overview of the area and other important geological information about the Reykjanes Peninsula, where this volcanic eruption is located.
The total hiking distance is about 10km (6.2 miles) and is moderate, including parts of the path with some elevated hills. The elevation is 343m (1125 ft). You walk and hike for about 75 min (3.1 miles) each way, and we spend around 90 minutes at the eruption site taking pictures, having some snacks, and enjoying this unique event.
You can book the morning, evening, or midnight sun tour based on your interest.
Volcano Fagradalsfjall. Volcanic eruption in Geldingadalur.
Hiking trail to the volcano Fagradalsfjall-Geldingadalir.
SAFETY ON OUR TOURS-WE CARE ABOUT YOU WHILE USING:
Portable gas detector (O2, H2S, CO, EX)
Gas mask available if the level exceeds the recommended limits.
Walking poles available on request
Headlights for the night tours
All our guides are fully accredited with the permits and licenses to lead.
HIKING GEAR ESSENTIALS
Thermal base layer
Gloves, beanie, or hat
Certified local guide
Trekking Pole (on request)
Gas mask (if necessary)
Icelandic Glacier Water
CHECK THE PICTURES FROM THE VOLCANIC ERUPTION FAGRADALSFJALL-GELDINGADALIR
Average health is required for this hike.
This is a private tour, family-friendly, and totally custom only for your party.
The walking distance and length of the tour may change due to the area's lava flow or weather conditions.