Into the Glacier Tour from Klaki Base Camp

Meet us at the Glacier

Meeting point for this tour is Klaki Base Camp Best Seller
Into the Glacier classic tour from Klaki base camp invites you to explore the untouched beauty of Langjokull, Iceland’s second-largest glacier. Walk inside the man-made ice tunnel that leads right to the heart of the glacier and learn exciting facts about Icelandic glaciers along the way.
From the Klaki base camp, specially modified monster trucks will take you to the glacier. These powerful vehicles turn the trip to the glacier into an adventure itself!
Join the Into the Glacier classic tour from Klaki base camp for a unique chance to explore the inside of a massive glacier and appreciate the power of Icelandic nature. Book your adventure today!
Note: if your rental car is not 4×4 then we highly recommend booking the tour from Húsafell.
  • Tour Duration


    2-3 hours

  • Tour Departure


    Departs from Klaki Base Camp

  • Tour Price

    Price from


  1. Drive yourself from Reykjavik (or another starting point) to Klaki Base Camp
  2. Specially modified glacier vehicles take you up to the ice tunnels and back, about 30 min each way.
  3. Guided ice tunnel tour, approximately an hour
  4. The total duration of the tour is around 2.5 hours from Klaki Base Camp
  5. Please note that the duration of the tour may be longer than scheduled, due to conditions on the glacier.

Please notice that departure for this tour is from Klaki Base Camp at Langjokull Glacier’s edge. You will need your own car to drive to the glacier where the tour starts.

  1. Tour in a specially modified glacier vehicle on Langjokull glacier. Departure from Klaki base camp.
  2. Entrance and English speaking guidance in the ice cave and tunnels.
  3. English speaking driver/ guide/audio guidance.
  4. Free WiFi in glacier vehicles.
  5. If needed snowsuits and overshoes are provided during check-in.
  6. Crampons / Spikes for ice walk inside tunnels. Provided upon entering the tunnels.

MANDATORY: WARM CLOTHING – even in summer, don´t forget it’s a glacier!
Recommended clothing and equipment:

  1. Waterproof shoes and warm socks. Because cold toes just take away all the fun!
  2. Base and mid layer clothing.
  3. Waterproof and warm coat.
  4. Hat & gloves.
  5. Sunglasses – the glacier reflects high amounts of sunlight
  6. Camera – for those indescribable moments. We love to see your good time in Langjokull please share! #intotheglacier


Please note that the mountain road 550 which connects both Húsafell and Þingvellir national park to Klaki base camp is a rough gravel road ONLY suitable for 4×4 vehicles and is only open during summer, mid-June to mid-October.

GPS coordinates:
Klaki base camp – N64 39.014 W20 34.962

***Please use road 1 towards Borgarnes and road 50 and 518 to Húsafell.***

***Please note that road 550 is CLOSED from October until June.***

Terms & conditions

  • We reserve the right to change the itinerary and the mode of transport or cancel the tour, according to weather or road conditions, or circumstances beyond our control.
  • Please note that the duration of the tours may vary according to weather and road conditions.
  • Children discount does not apply to group bookings.

Route map to Húsafell and Klaki base camp