Tour name: Þórsmörk Hike
Age limit: 8 Years
Duration: 7-8 hours
Physical rating 3/5
Pick up: Available from Reykjavík
Departure from the Midgard Office
On this day tour we will visit Þórsmörk the valley of Thor, the Thunder God, and explore the wilderness of the mountain reserve with a local expert. Breathe in the fresh mountain air on this four hour hiking tour with outstanding and mind-blowing panoramic views. This hike will provide you with an experience of a lifetime and perfect to refresh the soul and and enhance your wellness.
The valley of Þórsmörk is surrounded by the volcanic glaciers of Mýrdalsjökull, Tindafjallajökull and Eyjafjallajökull. We, of course, also stop by at some beautiful sceneries along the way including, Gígjökull, an outlet glacier from Eyjafjallajökull where a major glacial flood came down during the 2010 eruption. The landscape on the way is magnificent and colorful, with canyons, hanging glaciers and glacial rivers all around.
We will drive you around on our specially adapted Super Jeeps which are capable of handling Icelandic conditions like rough terrain and un-bridged rivers.
- Professional guidance
- Good outdoor activity
- Pick-up and drop-off in Hvolsvöllur/Hella area
- Beautiful sights and scenery
What to bring
- Comfortable clothing
- Hiking shoes
- Warm clothes according to this area's weather forecast!
Good to know
All our open day tours are also available as private day tours.
If you want to request for a change of activity levels or a private tour please contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at +354 855 9080 from 09:00-17:00 on weekdays
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Midgard Base Camp – Dufþaksbraut 14 Hvolsvöllur and nearby hotels in the Hella / Hvolsvöllur area
DEPARTURE TIME 10:00 AM from the Midgard Office. Swing by a little earlier for a nice cup of coffee! – We pick you up at your accommodation in the area from 09:45- 10:15 depends on your location.
Up on request:
- Fresh packed lunch from Midgard Base Camp
- Private tour