Freysnes Gas Station
We have combined two of the most adventurous experiences and made them part of one of the most unique and adventurous packages that is available in Iceland. This adventure will have you summiting Icelands tallest summit having spent the previous night in an Igloo at the base of this majestic peak. Yes, you’ve read that correct, you will sleep in an Igloo at the base of Icelands tallest peak and when you wake up to the grand peak in your view, you will summit and enjoy all that this experience.
This is the only adventure package that lets you fully enjoy and experience your summit day to the fullest, having relaxed and spend the evening on Öræfajökull at 1800 meters hearing local stories and facts about the area from our professional mountaineers / guides.
- We will meet at Sandfell parking lot at 8:00am (63.944744, -16.793625)
- We will start the 6 hour trek up to 1800 meters
- Once we arrive on the plateau, we will talk towards Iceland Tallest Summit and be greeted by our Igloo which will house us for the evening.
- We will take up at 7:00am and get ready to depart for the summit attempt by 8:00am
- Following the summit we will descend, which should take about 5 hours depending on conditions.
*We also offer custom packages for those who want to do this via ski as well as those who want to summit both Iceland’s tallest summit, Hvannadalshnjúkur, as well as Dyrhamar, which is a more challenging peak that requires some climbing.
- Certified Glacier Guide and Professional Photographer
- Extra Small Group (5 persons max)
- Glacier Equipment: helmet, harness, crampons, and ice axe (hiking boots upon prior request)
30 Shot Photo Package included (Per Person)
Package includes action, portraits, group, landscapes, and ice cave shots
All photos will be edited and sent to clients within 7 days.
what your bring
✓ For a complete gear list click this LINK
✓ Prior to the meeting, we will have a zoom call to review your gear and to answer any questions.
✓ Most importantly, a strong sense of adventure. This is the first of it’s kind so make sure to enjoy this to the fullest!!