Svinafellsjokull Glacier, Svinafell

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Svinafellsjokull Glacier is located in Svinafell. Svinafellsjokull Glacier is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • While most people directly go to Skaftafell National Park, this glacier is not to be missed. You can get very close to the steep glacier, and touch the huge ice cubes on the edge of the glacial...  more »
  • The 2km road that leads to the glacier from highway 1 is quite bumpy. We did it on a small 2WD hatchback very slowly (~20km/h) in winter.  more »
  • Beautiful. It’s a bumpy road there. Just drive slowly. It’s worth the view! Go past the little gate and walk as far as you feel comfortable
  • Beautiful place.. specially for travellers from warm/hotter geography, standing on glacier is an ultimate experience..
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