Things to do in Skaftafell

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    Vatnajökull National Park

    Vatnajökull National Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    9.65 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Scenic Lookout, Trekking
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyBackpackers

    If massive glaciers, waterfalls and hiking is up your alley, this is a destination for you! We had a beautiful day hike through the national park. Free access for all!

  • 2
    Glacier Snivafellsjökull

    Glacier Snivafellsjökull

    Ranked #2 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    10.02 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature
    Popular withBackpackersOutdoorsy

    We took a glacier hike in January 2012 with a guide. I've always loved glaciers and this glacier is most beautiful and simply a grandeur. In winter you get to ...

  • 3
    Skaftafell Visitor Centre, Vatnajökull National Park

    Skaftafell Visitor Centre, Vatnajökull National Park

    Ranked #3 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    7.02 reviews
    Outdoors
    Popular withOutdoorsyBackpackersFamilies

    This was the meeting spot for our glacier hike. I imagine it's probably the same for many other tours, as well. There's a small gift shop and some rest rooms, ...

  • 4
    Icelandic Mountain Guides Skaftafell

    Icelandic Mountain Guides Skaftafell

    Ranked #4 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    10.01 review
    Outdoors
    Popular withOutdoorsy

    We went on a glacier walk during the New Year, and the guide (Stefan) basically went to work because of us : ) He was very professional and knowledgable, answered ...

  • 5
    Svartifoss Waterfall

    Svartifoss Waterfall

    Ranked #5 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    10.01 review
    Hiking and Nature, Waterfall
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureSolo Female

    This waterfall is definitely a must-see during your time around Skaftafell National Park. Svartifoss is unique in that its located in the middle of a deciduous Icelandic forest, surrounded by ...

  • 6
    Glacier Guides

    Glacier Guides

    Ranked #6 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    8.01 review
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Tour Company
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventure

    Ryan was our guide for the glacier hike and he was such a great guide! Great personality and lots of great information.

  • 7
    Fjallsárlón Glacier Lagoon

    Fjallsárlón Glacier Lagoon

    Ranked #7 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    10.01 review
    Outdoors
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  • 8
    Atlantsflug

    Atlantsflug

    Ranked #9 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors
  • 9
    Lac Polaire

    Lac Polaire

    Ranked #8 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature
  • 10
    Virkisjökull

    Virkisjökull

    Ranked #10 overall in Skaftafell things to do
    Outdoors
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