IceAk W02 –
THE VACANT VALLEY
Highlights: Extreme snow action, Off-Roading, crossing a river on a ford, exploring an old turf farm.
Do you want to experience Off-Road trailing mixed with sights and history? Then is the tour for you.
We will take you for an exciting journey into the vacated valley Barkárdalur where we will follow a rough 4x4 trail to the last farm in the valley, a very nice old traditional turf house farm Baugasel which got abandoned in 1965. Here we will be able to go in and take a look at how these old houses were built up and how some people lived until the middle of the last century. On the way there we will show you a nice hidden waterfall, we will possible have to cross a river on a ford, snow bridge or ice.
On the way back to Akureyri we will take you on a different road where we will stop by an traditional Icelandic country side church at Möðruvellir, if we are lucky then the church is open and we can go inside and take a closer look at it.
An exiting tour with a mixture of culture, nature and Off-Road action
What to bring:
Good winter boots
Wind and waterproof outer shell (jacket and pants)
Hat and gloves
And of course good humor.
Duration: 4 - 5 hours
Includes: Super jeep transport and an English speaking driver.
2016 - Price per person:
Super Jeep: 21.000- ISK / 155- EUR / 175- USD (minimum 2 persons)
50% discount for children 0-12 years when minimum has been reached.
Private tour possible, contact us for price
Available: 1st Oktober - 30th April (Summer version also available)
We accept most major debit & credit cards
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