You Can Actually Descend Into & Explore This ACTIVE Volcano. Intrigued Yet?


We all have heard about a lot of treks to climb volcanoes and all the adventure lovers out there might be going on some such treks during this time too. But do you know that now after climbing, you can also descend into Thrihnukagigur volcano in Iceland? The world’s only active volcano tour in Iceland is one-of-a-kind and a completely fascinating experience for all travelers.

How to Visit the World’s Only Active Volcano in Iceland

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The Iceland Volcano Hike starts from the Blue Mountains Country Park and the views are breathtaking. The hike is about 2 miles one way over rough, rugged, yet easy to climb terrain and takes 45-50 minutes one way. Once you reach the base of the volcano via hiking Thrihnukagigur Volcano Tour or helicopter ride, an exciting open lift ride awaits you.

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The passengers are first donned in safety gear after which the 198 meter climb begins. It is a slow 6-minute ride that allows one to enjoy the yellow, orange, blue, purple and red colors inside the volcano. This Iceland active volcano tour is completely safe and the hikers are accompanied by a guide at all times.

Once inside, visitors can tour for about half an hour before returning to the base of the volcano. The inner chamber is very large and can accommodate three football fields. The light coming in creates a great effect for all the shutterbugs. Once back at base, enjoy a delicious Icelandic soup before beginning your walking tour through the wonderful Icelandic landscape.

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