Snæfellsjökull glacier, west Iceland

GPS POINTS N64° 49′ 0.641″ W23° 46′ 52.685″

Snæfellsjökull Glacier, west Iceland

Location: West Iceland
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There is something undeniably special about Snæfellsjökull glacier. This imposing mass of ice and snow has captured the imaginations of people for centuries, thanks to its unique location and fascinating history. The glacier sits at the foot of Mount Snæfell, one of the most popular hiking destinations in Iceland, and provides a stunning backdrop to the surrounding landscape.

Getting to Snæfellsjökull glacier is easy – it’s just a short drive from Reykjavik. Once you arrive, there are plenty of hiking trails to explore, making it the perfect place to spend a day or two in nature. The story behind Snæfellsjökull is just as fascinating as the landscape itself. The gla