From Reykjavík: Day-Trip to Thórsmörk with Mountain Hike


From Reykjavík: Day-Trip to Thórsmörk with Mountain Hike

From US$ 349 per person

Discover the natural beauty of the Thórsmörk a nature reserve on this tour from Reykjavík. Explore the southern highlands of Iceland in a modified jeep. Take a scenic hike on mount Valahnúkur.

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Duration 11 hours
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Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Feel the thrill of crossing a river in a modified jeep with huge wheels
  • Take a mountain hike on Valahnúkur and enjoy panoramic views of the valley below
  • Experience the serenity of Iceland's majestic southern highlands
  • See views of Gígjökull glacier, which is an outlet glacier from Eyjafjallajökull
  • Capture pictures of Iceland's pristine natural landscapes and unique flora
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Experience the natural wonders of the Thórsmörk nature reserve on this tour from Reykjavík. See ice-capped peaks, jagged mountain ridges, and verdant valleys adorned with moss and birch trees. Walk along a rugged mountain path.

Be picked up from the comfort of your accommodation in Reykjavík. Travel to Thórsmörk, which was named after the Norse god Thor. Cross deep, fast-flowing rivers safely in a modified jeep that is specially designed for the task.

Marvel at picturesque highlands that are nestled between the Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull, and Tindfjallajökull glaciers. Snap pictures of the diverse and magnificent landscapes.

Enjoy a 90-minute mountain hike on Valahnúkur. Take in the greenery as you walk and try to spot an Icelandic fox. Marvel at panoramic views of the pristine wilderness below.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips

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What an amazing tour, certainly the hightlight of our trip. My wife and I were mesmerized by all the places that we visited. A big thank you to the best guide in all Iceland Einar. We strongly recommend that tour for your trip in Iceland.

September 27, 2022

We had an amazing day, stopped at awesome places and got incredible views. Our guide Péter was very friendly and did a superb job. We loved it.

July 26, 2022

Product ID: 408527