2 Day Snowmobile and Northern Lights Tour
Winter Tour: Highland Snowmobile and Adventure Tour in Iceland.
With our snowmobile guides’ vast knowledge about the glaciers and central highland area, they will customize your two-day snowmobile tour taking into account snow, weather, and road conditions in the search for northern lights.
For price and booking, send us a booking request!
September - April
Meet on location
- Tour highlights
- Icelandic highlands
- Norhtern Lights (in right weather conditions)
- Pick up and drop off at your Reykjavik accommodation
- 2 day snowmobile tour
- Experienced snowmobile guide
- One night in mountain hut
- All necessary sleeping equipment
Starting from the snow-line on the outskirts of the highlands, our possible destinations include the incredibly scenic sites of Hveravellir, Kerlingafjöll, Landmannalaugar, Hólaskógur, and Grímsfjall.
Upon arrival at our destination, our highland adventure includes a great BBQ with flame grilled Icelandic lamb and delicious sides. If weather permits, you may have the chance to end the day in a relaxing natural hot pool accompanied by the Northern Lights dancing in the starlit sky (January – April).
What to bring: Very very warm outdoor clothing, down jacket, waterproof jacket, and pants. Bring some warm, waterproof gloves, warm, woolen socks (two pairs), warm wool or fleece sweater and warm, woolen undergarments. Don’t bring any cotton clothing; wool or fleece clothing is required for this trip. Dress like you were going to the North Pole! Also, bring a swimsuit (should we stay somewhere close to a hot spring), towel and necessary toiletries. Good, waterproof, sturdy hiking shoes are necessary.
This tour includes a one night stay in mountain hut on day 1, you need to book your accommodation in Reykjavík for day 2.
Meals included in this tour is packed lunch and dinner for day one, and breakfast and packed lunch for day two.
Yes, you can. The plus side to being a cold country is that our glacier are here all year around and we can go snowmobiling in every season.
What time are we dropped back to Gullfoss cafe from the Glacier Snowmobiling from Gullfoss if we are collected at 12:30?
You will be returning back around 16:30, but this can vary depending on the conditions (+/- 60 minutes).
We don’t exactly have a weight restriction but participants need to be able to fit in our winter overalls. The largest size we have is 3XL. As for the physical level, the tour is listed at a the level moderate and anyone in average physical condition should be able to complete the tour without any trouble.
Yes, we have toilets at the base camp where the tour starts that you are more than welcome to use before and after. Unfortunately we cannot offer any bathroom breaks during the tour itself.
We provide you with an overall, a balaclava, gloves and a helmet.
This is all included in the price of the tour.
First and foremost warm clothing.
Upper body: Thermal shirt and a fleece or a thick sweater over.
Lower body: Warm pants.
If you get easily cold, also thermals.
Shoes: It’s best to wear boots as it’s pretty cold on the glacier and they can get wet.
NOTE: You need to bring a lunch or some snacks. Lunch is not included in the tour.
Yes, if traveling solo you will need to purchase the single ride extra.
Yes there is, safety is always our number one priority and after looking closely into this the age limit was set to 8 years, of course in company with a guardian.
All our tours are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk.