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Underworld from Reykjavík

Feel the rush of adventure as vast underground networks of a hidden lava cave unfold before your eyes!

3 hours

Starting at 13.490 ISK

Tour Operator: Arctic Adventures


Half Day Trip to Raufarhólshellir Lava Tunnel

Trip Difficulty: 1 out of 5 possible.

Tour Highlights:-Raufarhólshellir lava tube - Lava Caving
Hotel pick-up time: Be ready at 8:45 am for a pick up from your Reykjavík accommodation and please note that it can take up to 30 minutes for us to arrive.  Please note that your vehicle will be marked with the Arctic Adventures logo.

On this tour you will have the chance to visit the fourth-longest lava tube in Iceland.

We will be following the path of lava that flowed during the Leitahraun eruption, which occurred 5200 years ago.

Be ready to feel amazed at the shapes and colors you will be witnessing during the hour-long tunnel visit. We will go as far as 900 m long.

In order to be comfortable, make sure to bring adequate gloves and shoes.This caving trip is only a 30 minutes drive from Reykjavik. 

Disclaimer: All caving trips are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents which are caused by its customers or can be traced to there own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk.

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What's included?

Transfer from and back to Reykjavík, specialized cave guide, caving helmet and head torch.

What do I need to bring?

Warm outdoor clothing (especially in winter), waterproof jacket and pants, headwear and gloves. Good hiking shoes are recommended, you can rent shoes from us if you do it online beforehand.