Description – Underworld Lava Caving
Feel the rush of adventure as vast underground networks of hidden lava caves unfold in the beam of your headlamp! Underworld Lava Caving is truly amazing!
Iceland is known for its volcanic activity across the country. This is your chance to explore the fascinating subterranean landscape of one of Iceland’s many lava fields. Cave Leidarendi, located in the Blue Mountains just out of Reykjavik is typical lava tube, formed by flowing lava moving beneath the hardened surface thousands of years ago. Bring the whole family to discover the hidden world beneath us. With an endless multitude of colors and jagged rock formations, the Leidarendi caving tour is sure to give you a unique and captivating experience. This is a perfect opportunity to step outside your comfort zone and discover something completely new. In the winter time, you are sure to see some amazing icicles hanging from the cave roof on your underworld adventure. Prepare to get down on all fours. Prepare for a great tour.
For those that are not afraid of the dark or tight spaces, there is absolutely no better way to see first hand how Iceland was created!
In order to be comfortable, make sure to bring adequate gloves and shoes.
This caving trip is only 25 minutes from Reykjavik.
- Lava tube
Duration: Approximately 3 hours.
Hotel pick-up time: Be ready at 13:00 for a pick up from your Reykjavik accommodation and please note that it can take up to 30 minutes for us to arrive.
Included: Transfer from Reykjavik (and return), specialized caving guide, helmet and head torch.
Clothing: Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket, and pants, headwear and gloves. Good hiking shoes are recommended. Sturdy hiking shoes, waterproof jacket, and pants can be rented beforehand if you contact us.
Minimum age: 10 years.