Day Tours

Lofthellir Lava Cave

Explore the mystical world of darkness and ice in the Lofthellir lava cave in Iceland. The cave boasts of the greatest natural ice sculptures currently known in an Icelandic lava cave.

  • Trees planted 1
  • Available all year
  • Duration 7 hours
  • Location North Iceland
  • Difficulty
  • Number of participants Min. 2
  • Age limit Minimum age 8 years

What you'll experience.

Explore the mystical world of darkness and ice in the Lofthellir lava cave in Iceland. The cave boasts of the greatest natural ice sculptures currently known in an Icelandic lava cave. Lofthellir lava cave is only a 45 minute drive on a rugged track and a short walk from Lake Mývatn.

Your destination is a Lava Cave filled with ice, stalagmites and Ice sculptures, but first you will make a stop at Goðafoss Waterfall on the way to Lake Mývatn. The cave boasts the greatest natural ice sculptures currently known in an Icelandic lava cave. You’ll travel along a rugged track on a 4×4 Truck to the unique volcano Hverfell, through the crater row of Lúdentarborgir to the roots of Mt. Hvannfell. After a 20-minute walk across a lava field which is adorned by endless rope shaped lava, you’ll reach the Lofthellir Lava Cave. During winter you might have to use Snowshoes to get across the lava.

Tour operator

This tour is operated by our friends at Saga Travel. A creative and dynamic tour operator with small group guarantee for all scheduled departures.

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24.900 ISK
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