You can book your tour to Askja only by few clicks. Please choose "Askja tours" if you want to do the whole tour or "One way to/from Herđubreiđarlindir or Askja" if you just want to book one way tour.
The meeting point for the Askja tour is in the village Reykjahlíđ by the Samkaup Strax supermarket. You have be there at 7:45am because the bus leaves at 8pm. The tour is approximately 11-12 hours so we are back to Reykjahlíđ at 7 or 8pm.
Price 2017: Price: 23.000 ISK per person, 11.500 ISK for children from 6 to 12 years old.
You will pay in the bus.
1) Warm clothes and good shoes, since the weather in the highlands is unpredictable and can change suddenly.
2) Food for the day. There are no supermarkets or restaurants on the way.
3) Towels so you can take a bath in the crater Víti if the conditions are good.
4) Notice that you may have to walk in snow from the parking place in Askja to the Lake Askja, so it is best to have good shoes.