Holy Volcano Hike

ISK 9900 per person / easy / 3 hours


The view from the Holy Volcano

Route Description

The Holy Volcano hike features a trail up to the summit of Mount Helgafell just outside Reykjavik. Mount Helgafell was formed in a sub-glacial eruption and offers spectacular views of Iceland's southwest coast, moonlike landscapes and a real sense of the natural forces that shaped the volcano. 
You’ll get a professional fully edited drone video of your hike afterwards and we’ll share tales of Icelandic history along the way.


Price: ISK 9900 per person
Guest to guide ratio: max 4 guests per guide
Optional extra: Cinematic drone video of your hike
Tour duration: 3 hours roundtrip
Trail distance: 6.5 km roundtrip
Elevation: 338 meters
Elevation gain: 260 meters
Overall difficulty: 4/10 - easy hiking with modest elevation gain
Included: Transportation, spikes for shoes and hiking poles

Bring comfortable shoes and layered clothing. We’ll stop to buy snacks and drinks on the way. We supply spikes for shoes, when needed, and hiking poles.