Activities near Skálakot


Here you can find a selection of some of our favourite activities near Skálakot. A perfect way to enjoy the best nature has to offer with volcanoes, glaciers and black beaches.


Private Fishing in Rimhúsaáll

Private fishing tour in our river Rimhúsaáll, a great river in a beautiful surrounding with a chance to catch arctic char, brown trout, and seatrout.

Black Beach ATV tour

Two hour ATV adventure tour, across the black sand area Sólheimasandur and a visit to the famous airplane wreck. Great landscape with rivers and hills and a nice view of the mountains and the Mýrdalsjökull glacier.

Hiking Tours

There are a lot of different hiking trails just around Skálakot. You have the possibility to explore them by yourself or with a private guide.


This is a great adventure for everyone. Enjoy a fun activity with your family, or go for a romantic sunset with your loved one.

Snowmobile on a glacier

Snowmobile adventure tour on the Eyjafjallajökull glacier and volcano near our hotel. On a clear day, you will get an amazing view over the south coast.

Glacier Walk tour

Sólheimajökull glacier is an interesting and great place for doing a glacier walk. The glacier is melting fast and changing from time to time so there is always something interesting to see there. And it is a great place to learn about glaciers.

Helicopter tours

Skálakot is offering different kind of helicopter tours. You can either take one of the basic tours or we tailor make you your dream tour.