Explore the hidden world of Leiðarendi Cave under the Blue Mountains, just 25 minutes outside Reykjavik. Discover the spectacular subterranean world of an Icelandic lava tube and marvel at the results of volcanic activity as you crawl and walk.
What to Expect
Explore the fascinating world beneath the lava fields on this 3-hour caving tour. Located near Reykjavik, it’s a perfect example of an Icelandic lava tube, providing a truly unique experience as you explore the dark and mysterious underworld.
During your adventure you will see curious rock formations left behind by the last volcanic eruption. In winter the cave is often filled with glistening icicles of all shapes and sizes, a sight not soon forgotten. After you have been equipped with all necessary caving gear, you will crawl beneath the surface of the earth to explore the fairytale passages and crevasses of the cave.
With guaranteed departures from Reykjavik every day of the year, put on a pair of good shoes and gloves, and bring a sense of adventure for this unorthodox trip. It helps if you are not afraid of the dark!
- Pick-up from Reykjavik
- Caving and caving gear
- Certified guide
Know Before You Go
• We recommend that you bring: Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket and pants, head-wear, gloves, good hiking shoes and lunch
• Minimum age: 10 years old
• Available extras for a small fee: Hiking shoes, waterproof jacket and waterproof pants