Into the volcano
Into the volcano

Descened in the vibrant magma chamber of a volcano, it is only Iceland in the world that has such volcanic torus that exists, so do not miss the chance to get involved in such tours. The Thrihnukagigur volcano is just another reasons why thousands of travellers get excited to visit Iceland. The Thrihnukagigur volcano is just 20 minutes away from Reykjavik. It is one of the most incredible volcanoes that can be seen in Iceland. The last time it erupted was 4000 years ago and is truly a unique phenomenon. The Thrihnukagigur volcanoes name is also often referred to as “Three Peaks Crater”.

Many travellers come here and hike to get one of the most remarkable natural phenomenon on the planet. With the necessary gear and equipment the tour opens for all travellers who are adventurous. All one need is the willingness to follow a 40 to 45 minute hike and the guts to go down around 400 feet to the bottom of the Thrihnukagigur volcano in an open cable lift.

The magma chamber of the Thrihnukagigur volcano is one of a kind that is also known as the heart of the chamber. It is there that the liquid rock awaits to make its way through the bottom causing a volcanic eruption. In many cases, the crater is usually closed after the eruption by the hard, cold lava.

Thrihnukagigur volcano is a rare exception to this because the magma seem to kind of being disappeared. It is often said that the magma is hardened in the walls or retreated to the lowest point of the earth just like pulling out all the lava out of the chamber.

The inside of the volcano is unique and astonishing in every sense of the world. it takes around an hour inside the volcano to take a tour of. Also, there is plenty of time to take pictures as many as you can. However, it is not allowed to take away stones and rocks from the crater. The best part is that the expert guides will be with you at all times; in the cable lift as well as on the ground in the magma of the chamber.

As coming in groups, while waiting for everyone to complete the volcanic tour, you cn have an opportunity to enjoy a hot chocolate, coffee, tea, some sweets and traditional Icelandic meat soup.

Once you have completed the tour with the guide who is with you throughout the tour, the coach will be waiting outside in the parking lot to take you back to Reykjavik.

Whatever said about the Thrihnukagigur volcano is less, one cannot emphasize enough on its beauty and charm enough. The inside the volcano tour of Thrihnukagigur is the most amazing and memorable experience that one can ever have. So there you have it, one of a kind of a vacation that you can have. Could you ask for a better time to go to Iceland and inside the volcano?

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