Glacier lagoon kayaking in Iceland | Icetour

Glacier lagoon kayaking in Iceland

from ISK 5.900
The Jökulsárlón Glacier lagoon is considered as one of the natural wonders of Iceland.

About the Glacier lagoon kayaking in Iceland

Come with us on this unique journey of kayaking in the glacier lagoon of Jökulsárlón where we paddle amongst floating ice bergs and wildlife, seals and birds. This is the tour for those who want to be environmentally friendly while exploring nature.

The tour is fully guided and all participants are provided with top of the line drysuite and all other necessary equipment. Our Kayaks are SIT-ON-TOP boats, very stable and should be suitable for persons who have not gone kayaking before.

You can choose between single person kayak or two person kayak. Youth age 14-15 always join adult age 16+ in double kayak.


  • Tour type: Kayak in Glacier Lagoon
  • Season: May 15th - September
  • Tour duration: 1 hour in the kayak
  • Total duration (incl. preparation): 1,5 hour 
  • Meeting point: Meet us in our small box van at Jökulsárlón. We have all our equipment in our van and there we suit up before heading out on to the water. Our van is located at the Glacier lagoon main parking lot and is thoroughly marked Iceguide. GPS 64.048096, -16.178778
  • Meeting time: 15 minutes prior to tour departure
  • Guided in: English
  • Age limit: 14 years old
  • Requirements: No requirements


Tour ID: Glacier Lagoon Kayaking

What is included in this tour? Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  1. Kayak
  2. Drysuit
  3. Safety vest
  4. Shoes
  5. Gloves
  6. Kayak paddle
What should you bring?
  1. Warm clothing to wear under the dry-suit that we provide.
  2. Good socks.
  3. Sunglasses on sunny days.
  4. We offer dry cases for your cameras and/or smartphones upon requests.
What is not included in this tour? Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  1. Transfer service (please meet up on location)
We do not make any exceptions on the age limits.
This is a personal choice of course but women in good health and active should have no problems joining us in their early stages of pregnancy.
Reasonable fitness is required for the kayak tours. Overweight people can expect having problems fitting the drysuits. We have shoes from size 34-48 euro size.
From Höfn it takes approx. 1 hour From Reykjavík it takes approx. 4.5 hours From Vík it takes approx. 1.5 hours From Skaftafell it takes 40 minutes Notice! Given that road conditions are good.
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