Snowmobile Tour

Snowmobile ride on Langjokull Glacier

Meeting point for this tour is in Húsafell Best Seller

As soon as you book Into the Glacier Snowmobile tour, you can picture yourself driving a snowmobile across the surface of Iceland’s second-largest glacier, Langjökull!

That’s just what you’ll do on this truly amazing adventure. With expert guidance from start to finish, you’ll first snowmobile atop the snowy expanse of an Icelandic glacier. It’s a fantastic adventure that won’t soon be forgotten.

Anyone 17 years or older with a driver’s license can take part in this once in a lifetime adventure and an experienced guide will lead the tour and also teach the basics of operating a snowmobile.

  • Tour Duration


    3 - 4 hours

  • Tour Departure


    Departs from Húsafell center / Klaki base camp

  • Tour Price

    Price from


  1. The rate is per person and is based on 2 persons sharing a snowmobile.
  2. Single rider supplement can only be booked on-site dependant on availability.
  3. Drive yourself from Reykjavik (or another starting point) to Husafell or Klaki base camp
  4. During winter, always use road 1 towards Borgarnes and road 50 and 518 to Húsafell
  5. Shuttle departures are available from Husafell to Klaki base camp at 10:00, 12:30 and 15:00 (1st of June- 15th of October)
  6. Experienced snowmobile guide
  7. Please note that in order to drive a snowmobile you must have a valid drivers license. The number of persons without a drivers license cannot exceed that of those with a valid licence.
  8. 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 Husafell or Klaki at Langjokull Glacier’s edge. You will need your own car to drive to the glacier where the tour starts.

  1. Snowmobile ride on Langjokull glacier, approx. 25 - 30 min.
  2. English speaking guide during the snowmobile ride
  3. Transportation to and from the basecamp to the glaciers snowline
  4. Necessary Snowmobile Equipment (helmet, overall-suit, balaclava/buff, mask and gloves)

MANDATORY FOR TOUR: WARM CLOTHING – even in summer – and a driver’s license.

  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 - easy to take off
  5. Sunglasses - sun on the glacier shines very bright when it shines...
  6. Camera - for those indescribable moments - We love to see your good time in Langjokull – please share! #intotheglacier


Please note that the meeting point for this tour is at Húsafell or Klaki base camp

During winter (16th of October to 31st of May) everyone departs from Húsafell. During summer (1st of June – 15th of October) you have the option of meeting us in Húsafell or Klaki base camp.

Departure times are 10:00 am or 12:30 pm from our reception in Húsafell center (located in the same area as Hotel Húsafell)

GPS coordinates:
Húsafell – N64 41.950 W20 52.118

To operate a snowmobile, the driver must present a valid driver‘s license.
The minimum age for joining this tour as a passenger is 8 yrs.

***Please note that road 550 leading to Húsafell from Þingvellir National park is CLOSED from October until June and is recommended ONLY for 4×4 cars when open.***

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

Terms & conditions

We reserve the right to change the itinerary and the mode of transport/cancel the trip, according to weather or road conditions, or circumstances beyond our control.

  • For operating a snowmobile, drivers must present a valid driver‘s license.
  • The minimum age for joining this tour is 8 yrs.
  • The rate is per person and is based on 2 persons sharing a snowmobile.
  • The duration of the tours may vary according to weather and road conditions.
  • Discount for children and/or teenagers does not apply to group bookings.

Route map to Húsafell and Klaki base camp