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Arcanum Glacier Hikes are all done on Sólheimajökull glacier which is an outlet from the Mýrdalsjökull glacier icecap. The surface of the glacier is a bit rugged and there are also some crevasses. Therefore it is necessary to do the glacier hikes with experienced glacier guides. There are many natural wonders close to the glacier area and a traveler can easily spend 2-3 days di ...

This spoon-shaped volcanic system is one of the most active and productive in the country. It is about 90 km long and 5–30 km wide. The central volcano of Katla is a broad mountain massif with a large caldera and possibly a secondary active centre in the west, at Goðabunga. The Mýrdalsjökull ice cap largely covers the central volcano and caldera, apart from a few small peaks on ...

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