Blue Ice Family Walk

Leisurely Blue Ice Family Walk on Nigardsbreen Glacier is suitable for families with children from 8 years and for those who want a short and easy glacier hike in low speed.


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You meet the guides on the left edge of Nigardsbreen.For easier access use the ferry from the car park. 

From the quay, follow a marked path with red marks until you get to the top of a wooden stair. There you turn left (sign Family-hike). After that, please follow the orange cones to the bottom of the glacier on the left side (two small equipment shelters).

Calculate on using min. 1 hour from the car park incl. boat transportation (15 min) and the hike ( 30-45 min.) up to the edge of the glacier. In High season it may can be some waiting for the boat in both directions!

Tickets for visiting the exhibitions at Breheimsenteret - the Glacier Visitor Centre - are not included but can be purchased ONLINE (only online) cheaper as a package.


  • Duration: about 1 hour.
  • Agelimit: 8 years
  • Meeting point: By the edge of the glacier on the left side (two small shelters) min. 30 minutes before tour commences.
  • Equipment: Please use this link
  • NB! No private guiding on the Family Walk. 

GPS coordinates for Nigardsbreen parking ground:

N 61°40'18.971"
E 7°14'07.240"

N 61°40.316'
E 7°14.120'


More information with map you find here


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