HENGILL VOLCANO
THIS IS AN UNFORGETTABLE ADVENTURE IN ONE OF THE MOST BREATH TAKING AREAS OF ICELAND

Hengill is an active volcano that lies in Iceland’s western volcanic belt, less than one hour drive from Reykjavik city center. The area surrounding the volcano is mystical and unforgettable; a combination of rolling hills and mossy lava fields with hot springs and steaming fumaroles. It is renowned for its hot springs and natural warm rivers, in which bikers can relax and bathe in the end of the tour.
To book your private tour for your unique trip with a unique date?
Please send us a request by email here. 

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GENERAL INFORMATION

Price: 38,000 ISK pr. person.

Dates: All year round upon request.

Meeting point: Departure upon request.

Group size: From 6 - 12 participants.

Duration: 5 - 6 hours.

Biking distance: ~10-15 kilometers.

Included in this tour:

  • Pickup and drop off at your hotel in Reykjavik
  • Expert local leadership
  • All transports during the trip
  • Quality full-suspension MTB & helmet
  • Complete picnic lunch, snack & water

Not included in this tour:

  • Trip insurance
  • Personal equipment and items like energy drinks
  • Optional tipping to guide
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Your personal equipment: Participants need to be prepared for a wide range of weather. Expect the temperature to dip down to below 10°C (below 50°F) and to warm up to 15-20°C (60-70°F). Bring a small backpack, water bottle, warm clothing, winter gear, good outdoor shoes and warm gloves. Bring also your swimming suit, we are dipping in to warm geothermal pool during the trip. 

Activity Level – Challenging: Technical level II - III: The volcano ride is rated as challenging for good mountain bikers, used to physically demanding routes. In other words, the trails are mildly technical at times. Fitness level II: The adventure level is high on this trip. As you know, the fitter you are the more fun you'll have. This trip is demanding at times in a remote landscape.

Your Safety This trip take place in remote regions and there are always risks and hazards on the trails that we ride. If you choose to participate in our tours it is up to you to ride well within your limits and be mindful of your own safety and your actions that may affect the safety of the group as mountain biking can be a dangerous sport. Participants must make sure to stay hydrated, nourished and rested. Any alcohol or drug consumption is prohibited during our rides. Our guides have first aid training but if a serious injury occurs they will call local Search and Rescue services at the cost of the participant. Personal medical travel insurance is mandatory.

Bike Company reserves the right to make alterations and substitutions to the itinerary as weather or terrain conditions dictate or as necessary to improve the trip quality or to accommodate the comfort, convenience, and well-being of our clients.

The Next Steps Once we‘ve received your online registration form, we will send you a confirmation in the form of a ticket for the trip. Please make sure you have read and understand our Terms and Conditions and do not hesitate to let us know if you still have questions.

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