Thorsmork Volcano Hike

Rise above the Valley of the Thunder God for a stunning view of towering volcanoes, hanging glaciers, and wild rivers

Type of tour:Day Tours
Season:02 April - 29 October
Duration:12 hours

Thorsmork Volcano Hike


Tour highlights

After pick up in Reykjavik, we head to Thorsmork, the valley of Thor the thunder god. On our way, we stop at the picturesque waterfall Seljalandsfoss and at Gigjökull glacier. The hike to Fimmvorduhals starts at Basar cabin. From there we make our way through the magnificent landscape all the way up to Magni and Modi, the new craters from the Eyjafjallajökull eruption in 2010. The hike is about 14 km long and the scenery is sure to not leave anyone untouched.

Rated: Challenging

Pick up time: Be ready at 8:00 AM for your pick in Reykjavik. Please note that it can take up to 30 minutes for us to arrive. Pick up from N1 gas station in Hvolsvollur is between 9:40 and 10:10 a.m.



What to bring:

  • Warm outdoor clothing
  • Waterproof jacket & pants
  • Headwear, and gloves
  • Good hiking shoes are essential

Sturdy hiking shoes, waterproof jacket, and pants can be rented if you contact us beforehand or book online.

Minimum age:



  • Pick up and drop off at hotel in Reykjavik
  • Transport with an expert super jeep driver
  • Guided hiking

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