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Nature & Wildlife

Jewels of the South - Jökulsárlón, Diamond Beach & South Coast Minibus Day Tour

Save time and see the best of Iceland's south coast in just one day on this guided tour from Reykjavik. In a small group, travel aboard a minibus first to Seljalandsfoss waterfall, which you can walk behind, and then Skógafoss waterfall. After a stop in the village of Vík for lunch (own expense) see the black-sand beach and basalt columns of Reynisfjara before heading to Skaftafell Nature Reserve to the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon where huge icebergs float on the clear water.
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  • 14 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

Golden Circle Evening Trip from Reykjavik

Explore Iceland’s famous natural landscapes as the sun sets on this 6-hour Golden Circle evening trip from Reykjavik. Travel into the Icelandic countryside as a guide sheds light on Iceland’s fascinating geography. Delve into UNESCO World Heritage–listed Thingvellir National Park — where the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet — and discover top attractions such as the old Icelandic parliament. Watch as the mighty Gullfoss Waterfall gushes and cascades over the rocks, then explore Haukadalur — where geothermal mud pools and geysers animate the landscape.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

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Ice Cave & Snowmobile

The adventure begins long before you reach the ice cave on this tour of the Langjokull Glacierglacier, a great choice for thrill seekers. Traveling by off-road vehicle allows you to conquer the otherwise impassable roads of the glacial highlands, while a snowmobile ride reveals other-worldly terrain at the mouth of the ice cave.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Hiking & Camping

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Small Group Glacier Experience from Solheimajokull Glacier

Take an unforgettable walk on pure ice on this 1.5-hour guided glacier hike experience on Sólheimajökull in south Iceland. Accompanied by a professional guide, set off from the foot of Sólheimajökull, a frozen tongue of solid ice, and thrill at the experience of walking across the frozen valley. Put on your crampons and discover natural ice formations, crevasses, shafts and ridges as you learn about the formation and history of this frozen wonderland.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Snowmobile Adventure on Langjökull Glacier from Gullfoss

Cruise through snow and ice on Langjökull, one of Iceland’s largest glaciers, on this guided tour. Take a ride in a 4x4 monster ice truck and enjoy the Icelandic scenery on the ride to the glacier. Then, suit up in the provided gear, learn how to drive the snowmobile, and follow your guide as you speed through ice and snowfields.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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Day Trips

Glacier Hiking and Ice Climbing Small-Group Adventure from Reykjavik

Explore the surreal landscape of Iceland's Solheimajökull Glacier during this day trip from Reykjavik. Join your guide for ice hiking and climbing on top of this ancient ice formation, enjoying spectacular views of its constantly changing blend of colors and shapes. Then make a stop at the thundering Skogafoss waterfall, one of the country’s largest waterfalls. Your glacier adventure includes an expert glacier guide, introduction to ice climbing, round-trip transport from Reykjavik as well as all necessary safety gear needed.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Ski & Snow

Snowmobiling Experience on Mýrdalsjökull Glacier

Experience the best of Iceland’s snowy wilderness with a 2-hour snowmobile safari on the Mýrdalsjökull glacier. Pull on your insulated layers, and hit the gas to zoom along winding glacier trails with a guide. Along the way, stop and take in sweeping views over the rugged mountain scenery. This tour is suited to first-time riders and individuals looking for a fun and scenic snowmobile adventure.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Small-Group Golden Circle Tour by Superjeep from Reykjavik

Explore Iceland's Golden Circle on this 8-hour tour from Reykjavik by 4x4 vehicle. You'll travel along a route that features three of the country’s top natural sights: Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area, and Gullfoss waterfall. Transport is by Land Rover Defender 'super jeep,' which is equipped to navigate Iceland's rugged terrain.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

SuperSaver: Small Group Golden Circle Tour and Silfra Snorkeling Adventure

Visit two of the Golden Circle’s most impressive highlights and snorkel in Thingvellir National Park’s Silfra Fissure on this day trip from Reykjavik. Depart from the Icelandic capital by minibus and head to the UNESCO-listed national park, where you’ll snorkel in the crystal-clear waters of the Silfra Fissure, a rift between the European and North American plates. After, continue to Haukadalur, a geothermic valley, to see Gulfoss waterfall and the Geysir hot spring.
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  • 9 hours
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  • 9 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Quad Bike Tour on Black Lava Sands from Mýrdalur

Power through one of the world’s most beautiful black-lava-sand beaches on an ATV with this quad bike tour. Start near the base of the Mýrdalsjökull glacier, zoom over a few small rivers, and then make it to the black-sand beach where you can look back up for stunning views of the glacier. On your journey, travel along the coast, and see a 40-year-old abandoned aircraft wreckage.
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  • 2 hours
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  • 2 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik Including Gullfoss and Geysir

See the natural wonders of Icelandic scenery in a short space of time. This express afternoon tour visits waterfalls, geysers and must-see Icelandic sights in just half a day. Walk with a guide around UNESCO-listed Thingvellir, pose for photos by Gullfoss waterfall, visit the Geysir hot spring area. Reykjavik hotel pickup and drop-off is also included.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
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  • 6 to 7 hours
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Ski & Snow

Solheimajokull Glacier Hike | 3-Hour Walk - Small Group

Spend a half day hiking around southern Iceland's Sólheimajökull glacier with a small group on this tour. Follow your hiking guide over the rugged terrain and learn about the glacial formation as you walk. All necessary equipment included.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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Ski & Snow

South Coast with Glacier Walk - Minibus from Reykjavik

Get to know Iceland's southern coast and embark on a glacier hike during this full-day tour. With your small group of fellow travelers (less than 20 for any tour), visit the Reynisfjara black sand beach, Seljalandsfoss waterfall, and Sólheimajökull Glacier. Round-trip hotel transportation via minibus and all safety gear (harness, ice axe, carabiners, and crampons) included.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Day Trips

South Shore Glacier Walk and Ice Climbing from Reykjavik

Get an easy intro to glacier walking and ice climbing during this full-day tour from Reykjavik. With a small group of 15 people or fewer and a capable outdoors guide, visit two famous area waterfalls and try your hand at some arctic sports. Round-trip hotel transportation included.
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  • 11 hours
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  • 11 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Small Group Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Hot Springs Tour from Reykjavik

Combine the dramatic landscape of the Golden Circle with a trip to Secret Lagoon Hot Springs on a 9-hour, small-group tour from Reykjavík. Visit Thingvellir National Park, Geysir Hot Springs, and Gullfoss Waterfall, with pickup and drop-off at downtown hotels, national park fees, and admission to the hot springs included.
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  • 9 hours
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  • 9 hours
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Ski & Snow

Glacier Snowmobiling and Ice Cave Tour from Reykjavik

Zip across Iceland’s second-biggest ice cap by snowmobile and visit an ice cave on an 8-hour Langjökull glacier trip from Reykjavik. Ride a snowmobile over the ice toward a glacier cave, admiring the views over snow fields and peaks. Then, descend into the cave on foot to view the blue ice inside the glacier before snowmobiling back. Return transportation, with central Rekyjavik hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
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  • 8 to 10 hours
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Horseback Riding

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Black sand beach riding tour

Our horses are friendly and sure-footed and suitable for everyone, beginners and experts alike. Riding the Icelandic horse in its natural environment is something everyone should try at least once in the lifetime. Our tours depart from the stables in Vík and take us along the beautiful black sand beach. In the summer time, puffins may be flying high above us and the view of the Reynisdrangar sea stacks is always an eyesight.Our tours are easygoing and aim to let you discover the area and our horses at a calm pace, perfectly suited for beginners. If you are up for trying out the unique gait of the Icelandic horse, tölt, you will get a chance to try that as well!
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  • 1 hour
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  • 1 hour
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Climbing

Private Ice Climbing on Sólheimajökull

Experience ice climbing on Iceland’s Sólheimajökull glacier on a private climbing tour tailored to meet the needs, experience, and fitness levels of your group. Begin the tour on the rugged path to the glacier and then traverse the ancient ice to reach the day’s ice climbing destination. Along the way, your guide will point out deep crevasses, sinkholes, and the everchanging ice formations.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Ski & Snow

Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Gullfoss Waterfall

Experience the exhilaration of riding a snowmobile over the frozen landscapes of the Langjökull glacier, one of Europe’s largest, on this tour from Gullfoss Waterfall. Following a brief introduction to driving a snowmobile, you’ll glide over the surface of the Langjökull glacier and absorb views of volcanic craters and dramatic mountain ranges. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to six participants. All drivers must hold a valid driving license. 
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

South Coast Elements - DC-3 Plane Wreck, Glacier Hike & South Coast

Explore Iceland's south coast with a small group on this full-day trip from Reykjavik. With a maximum of 15 travelers, enjoy personalized attention from your guide while hiking on Sólheimajökull glacier, visiting a plane wreck site in Sólheimsandur, viewing a volcanic tube, and taking a dip in the Seljavallalaug geothermal pool. Pickup and drop-off at select hotels provided.
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  • 14 hours
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  • 14 hours
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Ports of Call Tours

Reykjavik Shore Excursion: Golden Circle Express Tour

Ideal for those with a short amount of time, this express tour stops at some of Iceland’s most popular natural wonders and historical sites. With a guide, drive down the Golden Circle, and make a stop at Thingvellir National Park, the location where Iceland’s parliament was founded. Then, explore Iceland’s nature at the Gullfoss waterfall, and the erupting Geysir.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Hiking & Camping

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Ice Cave at Katla Volcano

Come join us in the one of a kind natural Ice Cave. Join us on a Super Jeep up to the glacier, where you'll enter a natural ice cave. The view inside the Ice Cave is truly spectacular the combination of the colors of the ice, you will get the chance to see some amazing black ice as well as some blue ice features. The Katla Ice Cave is truly unique. The ice cave is located in Kötlujökull Glacier which is an outlet glacier of Mýrdalsjökull Glacier. Underneath the glacier waits the mighty volcano Katla where the both the glacier and the ice cave takes their name from. The tour departs from the village of Vík where you will hop on a Super Jeep that takes you up to the ice cave. There you will put on crampons and a helmet to prepare you to walk inside the natural ice cave. Your expert guide will inform you all about the glacier and how the ice cave is formed by mother nature.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

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Private Jeep Tour - Golden Circle and South Coast Combo

On our Premium Golden Circle and South Coast Combo Tour, you will visit Iceland's most popular tourist attractions in 1 day. This is an excellent tour if you have a short time in Iceland because it combines the two most popular tours in Iceland, taking you to some of the country's most beautiful places, with all the comforts of a private tour.
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  • 14 hours
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  • 14 hours
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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

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South Coast Highlights, Waterfalls, DC-3 Plane Wreck & Reynisfjara

The Icelandic South Coast is well known for the stunning attractions and sites it holds. This tour will bring you to some of Iceland's top attractions directly from Reykjavik in the comfort of a minibus for a more personal experience. Among the tour's highlights are the DC-3 Plane Wreck, Reynisfjara, Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfall.
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  • 12 hours
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  • 12 hours
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