Mælifell Daytour

8 hours / 40.000 ISK
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8 hours / 40.000 ISK
See available dates


7 to 8 hours





This excursion is designed for those seeking a balance of adventure and tranquility, offering a rewarding hiking experience with distances ranging between 5 to 10km.




4 – 12 people

Embark on an unforgettable adventure through the rugged and mystical landscapes of the southern Highlands. Prepare to be captivated as you delve into the heart of this remote and awe-inspiring vast & mountainous region, where ancient volcanic peaks, untouched glaciers, and breathtaking vistas await.

Your journey begins in the South Coast with a thrilling Superjeep ride, a specially equipped 4×4 vehicle designed to conquer the challenging terrain. As you traverse rugged trails and cross glacial rivers, you’ll feel the exhilaration of off-road exploration, immersing yourself in the untamed beauty of Iceland’s interior.

Mælifell Daytour


After arriving at the base of Mælifell, a magnificent cone-shaped volcano rising from a stark black sand plain, you’ll admire the vast & empty landscape around you, a black-sand desert called Mælifellssandur. The trail winds through diverse landscapes, revealing moss-covered lava fields, glistening glaciers, and sweeping panoramas that stretch as far as the eye can see. If weather allows, we will take a hike towards one of the many stunning hidden gems from this area.

Our expert guides, with their wealth of experience and passion for exploration, will be there every step of the way to ensure your safety and make this journey as thrilling as it is unforgettable. Their knowledge of the area will add an extra layer of excitement to your adventure, sharing tales of legendary feats and natural wonders.


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Pick-up on Hella or Hvolsvöllur

Gather at one of our designated meeting points, conveniently located at Hella/Hvolsvöllur. There, you’ll meet our knowledgeable guide who will accompany you on an unforgettable journey into the heart of the southern Highlands.

Drop-off on the same location.

Daytour Mælifell
Explore the southern Highlands

As you lace up your hiking boots and venture into this captivating region, you’ll discover a world of breathtaking wonders. Traverse diverse terrain, from majestic glaciers to sprawling lava fields, as you explore the raw and untouched beauty of the highlands.

Brace yourself for a fusion of natural beauty, exploration, and storytelling that will leave an indelible mark on your spirit.

*Itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions or the interest of the group.

What you
should know


  • Local certified guide & experienced driver from Amarok Adventures.
  • 1 private 4×4 modified vehicle for the group & fuel.
  • Pick-up & drop-off in Hella / Hvolsvöllur.
  • Agency support 24/7.

Not included

  • Transfers from/to Reykjavík.
  • Meals or beverages for the day.
  • Personal hiking gear.
  • Trip insurance.
  • Everything not specified in “Included”.


For more information please read our Terms & conditions or Send an inquiry