The Hengill area offers most of the features of Iceland´s natural beauty; interesting landscapes, geothermal areas with hot springs and craters, diverse vegetation, rivers and streams. Hiking in Marardalur is a truly adventurous hiking tour where you will hike on paths and trails in foot of Mt. Hengill volcano.
We explore caves, waterfalls and stop for a picnic in a the beautiful closed valley, Marardalur, which farmers used centuries ago as a hedge for cows. Coming up from the valley you will be able to see as far as the eye can see, it’s spectacular. From Marardalur to the next valley, Dyradalur, we will hike through paths that are less traveled and offer unique photo opportunities. The area is know for it’s beauty and being one of Game of Thrones filming locations.
Departure: Daily from May – October at 09:00 for minimum 2 persons
Tour duration: 5-7 hours
Include: Pick up & drop off, English speaking local guide & picnic lunch
Bring & wear: Comfortable outdoor clothing, hiking boots and a bottle of water
Requirements: participants have to be physically fit and able to hike for up to 5-6 hours
Pick up at ION Adventure hotel: included
– Local guides. The tour highly depends on availability.