Hiking in Iceland

Tour description

Hiking in Mt. Esja is a popular day activity in Iceland. The Esja Mountain is a landmark as it thrones over Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. The highest peak is 914 meters above sea level and there are numerous hiking paths that lead up Esja. The most popular ones are Þverfellshorn (780 m) and Kerhólakambur (851 m).

A guide from Adventure Vikings will pick you up at your hotel and drive with you to Esja. There you will choose a path all dependant on your liking. The guide will tell you all the secrets about Esja as well as educate you about the surrounding areas.

This is a perfect activity tour and a good trip to know Iceland as well.

Price & availability

Price: 14.900 ISK (included in price is pick-up and drop-off at your hotel and guide)

Summer Departures:
9:00 to 9:15 from 1/4 to 30/9
Winter Departures: 10:00 to 10:15 from 1/10 to 31/3
Duration: 4 hours

  • There are no prerequisites except that you need to be able to hike

Minimum participants: 2 people (Contact us if you are traveling alone as we might already have a small group departing at your desired date).

Maximum participants: 8 per guide

Rank: Easy.

What to bring

  • Good hiking boots
  • Clothes suitable for hiking and warm clothing
  • Lunch or Snack
  • Camera
  • You can rent a GoPro camera from us

Extras available


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