Experience the blue ice of the NIGARDSBREEN in a small group of max. 6 pers. before all the other tourists visit the glacier. We take the first boat across the Nigardsbreen Lake and experience a unique and quiet nature. As you know, early birds peck first...
In such a small group, you get in good contact with the tour guide. He gladly answers questions about the glacier or the local history about Jostedalen and the Jostedalsbreen glacier. Before the tour begins, you will be instructed thoroughly by the leader about the use of crampons, rope, ice axe etc.
Included in the hike is a lunch package (please inform us if you are a vegetarian) and the exhibition at the Breheimsenteret. the Glacier Visitor centre.
20.07 - 25.08 Monday - Saturday
Departure at 10:00 - NB! Does not fitl with the schedule of the Glacier bus.
At the reception in Breheimsenteret, the Glacier Visitor Centre.
Min. 12 years.
Totally 4,5 - 5 hours, on ice ca. 2,5 hours.
The total time is calculated as follow:
Boat transport: 15 min. x 2 without waiting for the boat.
Walking to and from the glacier: 30-45 min. x 2.
Equip/ roping up and instruction: approx. 30 min.
Warm, wind- and waterproof clothing, sunglasses, lunch and solid shoes (trekking boots or sport shoes). The clothing must cover the whole body (no shorts or skirts without leggings). More advices about equipment
Experience from easy mountain trekking.
Min. 2 and max. 6 pers. per guide.
NOK 1090.- incl. boat, exhibition, lunch package and glacier equipment.
Online-booking or if spaces left at the Glacier Visitor Centre latest 1 hour before start or directly from the guide (cash only in NOK).
1-3 pers. NOK 3900.- in total.
4-6 pers. NOK 1290.-/pers.
Upon request. At a start time between 09:30-13:00 the transportation with the glacier boat t/r is included in the price. Otherwise you have to walk by foot from the Nigardsbreen glacier and back to the car park. Duration about 1,5 hour (each way).
All private hikes must be booked and paid in advance.
Booking and Request