Canyon tour hike

Canyon tour hike

Day tour – hike – summer to autumn – hot springs

If you’re looking for an adventurous day tour in East Iceland a hike in Hafrahvammagljúfur canyon does just the trick. Hafrahvammagljúfur, also know as Dimmugljúfur, is one of the deepest canyon in Iceland at about 200 meters. Since the construction of the dam at Kárahnjúkar in 2006 a whole new world has opened up. It is now possible to follow the riverbed through the canyon at behold its magnificence. 

The tour involves crossing small streams in the canyon. Afther the hike we take a short drive to Laugavalladalur and dip into the natural warm pool and the warm waterfall.
Price
ISK 42,500

Seasons

   Fall

Available

25. June – 31. October
Subject to waterlevels in Hálslón.

Duration

9 hours, 5 hours hiking

Trip difficulty
3 out of 5 (moderate)
Minimum in tour
2 adults or minimum fee
Pick up and drop off
Egilsstaðir. Departs at 8:00 AM*
*Pick up can be up to 20 minutes before departure
Included
Guide and transfer
What to bring
Warm, wind and waterproof clothing, good hiking shoes, small backpack, lunch and drinks. Bathing suit and a towel for the warm waterfall after the hike.

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Private tours are intended for 1-4 individuals. For larger groups please go to the main booking process.

Where does the tour take you?

Egilsstaðir

Kárahnjúkar

Hafrahvammagljúfur

Laugavalladalur

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