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From Hvolsvöllur: Thórsmörk Guided Buggy Adventure

Activity provider: Southcoast Adventure

From Hvolsvöllur: Thórsmörk Guided Buggy Adventure

Activity provider: Southcoast Adventure

From US$ 775 per person

Explore Thórsmörk, one of Iceland's most beautiful nature reserves, on a unique trip from Hvolsvöllur. Join your guide on an exhilarating buggy ride through glaciers, canyons, and secret waterfalls.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Icelandic
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Gígjökull glacier and observe the effects of Eyjafjallajökul 2010 eruption
  • Discover the wonders of the hidden Valley of Thor
  • 4x4 Buggy experience through amazing nature and waterfalls
Full description
The tour starts from our base, Brú base by Road 249. After a short briefing where your guide takes you through safety procedures, we dress up in a waterproof snow/whole suit and helmet and hop into our buggy ride. Þórsmörk is an incredibly beautiful nature reserve, situated in the heart of south Iceland nestled among the glaciers Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull, and Tindfjallajökull. This is the perfect tour to explore the wonders of Þórsmörk while experiencing an adventurous buggy ride adventure. We will also visit the Gígjökull glacier where we observe the effects of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption and breathe in the purifying glacial air. Join an amazing highland adventure on this adrenaline-driven tour to Þórsmörk! There is no better way to visit this highland treasure than in a 4×4 buggy. The hidden valley of Thor is truly a natural gem and every Icelander’s favorite place to be. Þórsmörk buggy tour is a unique way to enjoy Icelandic nature and covers some waterfalls and gravel road driving. A stunning natural playground for the next few hours, as your test out your buggy surrounded by amazing scenery that only Iceland can offer.
Includes
  • 5 - Hour buggy adventure
  • Insulated cover-all
  • Helmet
  • Buggy balaclava face mask
  • We provide you with everything you need for a safe and comfortable ride
  • Pick-up and Drop-off can be added from 2.500 isk per person
  • Lunch or snacks
  • Boots or shoes
  • Gloves and scarfs
  • Head-wear
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Divers without certification
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at Southcoast Adventure/Brú Base Camp, on road 249.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Hat
  • Food and drinks
  • Hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Gloves
  • Breathable clothing
  • Socks
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Hiking pants
  • International driver's license
  • Waterproof shoes

Know before you go

  • We always try to fit our trips to our guest's needs and wishes.
  • Note!
  • A shared ride’ is when two people share one buggy. Each buggy can take 1-2 people at a time. If you book ‘shared rides’ only and bookings are in odd numbers you will need to buy one single ride, be sure to book this correctly in the booking process below.
  • If this is not booked correctly, we will charge the extra fee on location.
  • Minimum age requirement: 5 years with an accompanying adult.
  • A valid international driver’s license is required to drive a buggy

Product ID: 419423