Explore the strange world of ice & darkness in the Lofthellir Ice Cave on this unique tour as you explore the 3,500 years old natural wonder. Take the early morning flight from Reykjavík Domestic Airport to Akureyri where you’ll be met by your guide for Lofthellir Ice Cave tour. Begin your journey from Akureyri and feast your eyes on the incredible scenery before making a stop at the impressive Goðafoss - Waterfall of the Gods. On your way to Lake Mývatn, the tour takes you through stunning landscape of the volcanic outback of the Lake.
Drive along a rugged track around the unique volcano Hverfjall, through the crater row of Lúdentsborgir. The real fun begins as you make your way across the lava field by foot and experience this unique terrain on your way to the Lofthellir ice cave. Once at the cave, strap on your walking gear and behold this unbelievable natural phenomenon!
The main attraction of the cave is the greatest natural ice sculptures currently known in Iceland, formed by thousands of years of dripping water. Explore the 3,500 year old Ice Cave with your expert guide and spend at least one hour inside the cave. Just make sure you’re dressed in warm clothes as the temperature in the cave is around 0°C!
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