Ascend to the summit of Iceland’s highest waterfall on a full-day hiking trip to the Glymur Waterfall from Reykjavik. Alongside your guide, you’ll embark on a 2.5-hour hike through colorful fields and dramatic canyons. From the top of the Glymur Waterfall, you’ll absorb spectacular views before visiting the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park — famed for its insurmountable glaciers and rivers. Round-trip transport from your Reykjavik hotel is included.
After hotel pickup in Reykjavik, board a climate controlled vehicle destined for Hafnafjörður, a lively port encircled by lava fields and natural fjords. From here, you’ll embark on a moderate 2.5-hour hike along a route carved by Iceland’s highest waterfall — Glymur Waterfall.
Trek through colorful meadows and dramatic canyons, stopping intermittently to enjoy the scenery and listen to commentary from your guide. At the summit, enjoy spectacular views before descending to the next segment of your adventure.
Enjoy a well-deserved rest during the drive to Thingvellir National Park — a UNESCO-listed site famed for its glaciers, rivers and mountains — and observe the fissure that separates the Eurasian and American continental plates.
From here, you’ll head back to Reykjavik and bid your guide farewell after hotel drop-off.
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