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This has been one of the most exhilerating experiences I have add. A glacier trek with my wife and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
travelwithsachin
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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An incredible experience

We hired a private guide to take us up to the Glacier. Wonderful experience. We enjoyed every... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Romil62
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Kfar Saba, Israel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This has been one of the most exhilerating experiences I have add. A glacier trek with my wife and 11 year old son. We took the long blue ice walk on this glacier. Anyway visiting Norway, this is a must do activity. What a natural...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We hired a private guide to take us up to the Glacier. Wonderful experience. We enjoyed every moment of the hike to the Glacier and on the Glacier itself. Must come with good hiking boots and warm clothes.

Thank Romil62
Reviewed 1 week ago

See it before it is gone but don’t underestimate the real dangers of slipping and hurting yourself on the rocks or ice. Even with crampons, an ice axe and a veteran Sherpa (a seven time Everest climber) it was a bit tough for this novice.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Private Short Ice Hike with Jostedalen Breførarlag, since we are a family and my daughters are 8 and 11 - and at this time (Sep. 9th) the family hike was not open anymore. our guide was Chhidar Lama - which was a...More

Thank Shahar L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The close encounter with the glacier was truly amazing, even though I didn’t finish the entire ice hike. We picked the 3.5 hours short blue ice hike with Jostedalen Breførarlag which was supposed to be easier, but it turned out to be very challenging &...More

Thank TPHK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have you ever seen Glacier? if not, Norway is the best place to see it. You can come to Glacier by boat or by feet. I was going by feet and it was a real adventure. Everywhere water flows, pure nature, and I am -...More

Thank Katya B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hike and climb was guided by Howard(American translation of his Norwegian name) from Jostedalen Breførarlag, the tour guide operator. We took the short blue ice tour and our group consisted of 6 people ranging in age from 12 to 70. Our guide and the...More

Thank Larry J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hike is not for the faint of heart or those out of shape, You dont stop to picnic even though the scenery is something! The visitors center is pleasant enough. Groups get to cross the lake in a small boat for about 10 at...More

Thank Elana G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the short blue ice hike on 16-August-2018. We were very excited to see and hike the glacier (which was stunning!). When we arrived, we were hastily given our crampons and ice axes and the group of 20 was then taken to the boats...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On Tuesday July 17th 2018, me and my girlfriend participated in the (Long) blue ice hike, organized by Jostedalen Breførarlag (blf.no) on the Nigardsbreen glacier. Although heavy weather was forecasted (we were not informed), the organization did not cancel the tour and sent about 100...More

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August 19, 2018|
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Response from Lene N | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the hike we did was the Kids special. You can read about it at the home page of Jostedalen Breforarlag. You need proper hiking boots. The mountenering equipment is provided by the guides. Many greetings, Lene
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Ansh B
July 29, 2018|
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Response from stevenwA4443XB | Reviewed this property |
They give you spikes to put on your shoes to walk on the ice and a pick-axe to help you climb and walk. You Also get gloves. It is necessary to bring good walking shoes, medium high Or high. If you don’t have any or... More
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