Visit an active volcano in Iceland!
Reykjavik Excursions offers guided tours to the volcano eruption site in Geldingadalur Valley on the Reykjanes Peninsula. Now is your chance to experience an active volcano in a safe manner with our expert guides!
Geldingadalur Volcano has reawakened!
Here we go again! On August 3rd, 2022, the eruption site of Geldingadalur on the Reykjanes Peninsula awoke after laying dormant for the past 11 months. See the amazing forces of nature on the web-cam below, before securing a spot on a guided tour of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
Volcano Tours - Frequently Asked Questions
A new eruption started on the 3rd of August 2022 in Mt. Fagradalsfjall after being officially declared over on December 18th, 2021.
Fortunately, it seem like the eruption will cause no threat to anyone's travel plans to, or around, Iceland. The Government of Iceland has issued an announcement regarding the volcanic eruption, which states that risk to populated areas and infrastructure is considered low and that there will be no disruptions to international aviation.
So if you have booked a flight or a tour, you can continue with your travel plans.
It's important to dress according to weather and wear good hiking shoes. We recommend packing a lunch, as the hike to the eruption site is challenging and can take up to 2 hours.
Our partners at Iceland Camping Equipment can provide you with the perfect gear for a small fee, please rent your gear at least 24 hours prior to departure.