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Tour not operative from October 1st to May 15th

Kayak in Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

Paddle around the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

1 day

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Kayak in Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon tour information

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At the selected schedule at the main parking lot of the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon


1.5 hours later at the same location

Ready to enjoy the glacier lagoon kayaking? With this tour, we will visit one of the natural wonders of Iceland, the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon. Equipped with the necessary equipment and accompanied by our guide we will live this unique experience. Do you want to know more? We tell you everything below 🙌

Tour itinerary

todayKayaking on Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

Duration: 1.5 hours Kayaking time: 1 hour Difficulty: Easy
Meeting at Jökulsálón Glacier Lagoon parking lot We will meet the rest of the group and our guide at the main parking lot of Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon. In the booking confirmation we will provide you with the exact coordinates to make it impossible to get lost 😉 We recommend arriving 15 minutes in advance, as the guide will not be able to wait for us if we are late. We will equip ourselves with everything we need, dry suit, safety vest, shoes and let's paddle!
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🛶 Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon We will start paddling in these glacial waters led by our guide. We will move among floating icebergs and see the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier from a unique angle. After about an hour paddling in the glacier lagoon, it is time to return to land and have this incredible experience always in our memory.
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Tour details


  • Dry suit
  • Kayak an paddle
  • Safety vest
  • Kayak shoes

Not included

  • Transportation to Jökulsárlón

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The minimum age for this glacier kayaking activity is 14 years old.

This activity includes the appropriate protection measures to ensure your safety. In addition, our excursions are outdoor and in small groups to reduce the risk of contagion. Remember to follow the instructions of the staff during the development of the excursion.

restoreCancellation policy

Free cancellation! If you cancel at least 48 hours before the tour starts, you will receive 100% of the amount paid. After this time, or in case of no-show, no refunds will be given.

What to bring to Kayak in Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

  • Warm clothing to wear under the drysuit
  • Warm socks
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses

Where does the tour Kayak in Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon start

From Höfn to Jökulsárlón is a drive of about 1 hour. From Reykjavík to Jökulsárlón is about 4.5 hours. From Vík it takes about 1.5 hours and from Skaftafell about 40 minutes.

Questions & Answers

Is kayaking cancelled due to rain?
It is very common for it to rain in Iceland, so the activity will not be cancelled due to rain. Of course, safety comes first and if at any time weather conditions do not make the activity safe we will reschedule or offer a refund.

What are kayaks like?
Kayaks are very stable boats and suitable for travelers who have not kayaked before. There are double and single kayaks.

We are 5 travelers, how are the kayaks distributed?
In case we are not an even number, one of the travelers will go in a single kayak.

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