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Northern Lights Cruise from Reykjavik

Search the skies for the Northern Lights on a guided, 2.5-hour boat cruise from Reykjavik. The still waters of Faxaflói Bay make an ideal spot for stargazing and catching the sometimes elusive Northern Lights. Learn all about Mother Nature’s fireworks display from a guide, sip a warm drink on board (own expense), and enjoy hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected).
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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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.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hrs
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  • Duration: 8 to 10 hrs
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Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier, Ice Cave and Bathing in the Secret Lagoon

Combine a snowmobile glacier ride with a bath in thermal hot springs on this 10-hour tour from Reykjavik. Traveling by super truck, pass the Geysir geothermal field en route to the Langjökull glacier, Europe’s second-largest. Zoom over the ice on a snowmobile ride, check out a natural ice cave, and then break for lunch and dip in a thermal hot spring.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
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  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
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Whale Watching Tour from Reykjavik

Watch for minke whales, dolphins and humpbacks on a 3-hour whale watching cruise from Reykjavik, and take in views of the coast from an open viewing platform or an enclosed cabin. Get the ultimate whale watching experience during the peak season from April through October, when over 20 kinds of whale flock to the North Atlantic. Cruise the harbor in comfort and style, enjoy access to an indoor saloon stocked with snacks and drinks, and spot Iceland’s diverse aquatic species with help from the experienced crew.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Icelandic Horseback Riding Tour from Reykjavik

Get close to nature in the way of old Icelanders on your 2 or 4-hour horseback riding experience from Reykjavik, dependent on transfer option. Hop on a small, sturdy, Icelandic horse, a breed originally brought here by the Vikings, and enjoy a relaxing ride through lava-laden scenery past mountains, lakes, and moors. Your 1.5- to 2-hour ride will be matched to your ability and led by an instructor. Hot drinks, riding equipment and round-trip hotel transfers included.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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South Coast and Glacier Hike Small-Group

Get to know Iceland's southern coast and embark on a glacier hike during this full-day tour. With your small group of 15 fellow travelers or fewer, 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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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Grand Golden Circle Faxi and Kerid Small-Group Minibus Tour from Reykjavík

Visit top Iceland Golden Circle sites in just one day on this guided tour from Reykjavik. Travel with a small group to must-see attractions such as Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Falls, and Kerið volcanic crater lake, all while enjoying the free onboard WiFi and commentary from your guide. Tour includes pickup and drop-off from your Reykjavik hotel.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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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.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik

Brave the winter chill in search of the Northern Lights on this guided Aurora Borealis tour from Reykjavik. After pickup from your Reykjavik lodging, head out away from city lights in a comfortable minivan until reaching a secluded spot in the Icelandic countryside. Watch the natural light show, and then return to your Reykjavik hotel. Re-book another night free of charge if you do not see the lights at all.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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2-Hour ATV Quad Tour from Reykjavik

Experience the fun of an adrenaline-pumping 2-hour tour by all-terrain vehicle (ATV) through the Icelandic countryside near Reykjavik. Your expert guide leads you to the top of Mt Hafrafell and Mt Úlfarsfell where you enjoy breathtaking views of the Reykjanes peninsula, including Mt Esja the Hengill geothermal area, the city of Reykjavik and Faxaflói Bay. Expect to cross rivers and scale mountains on your sturdy ATV, with all equipment included. You can even visit a local farm and see animals such as horses, sheep and chickens.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Golden Circle & Horseback Riding

Combine the highlights of Iceland's south coast with a horseback riding adventure on this combination tour from Reykjavik. The first part of your tour takes you to sites including Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss waterfall, and Geysir geothermal area. Afterward, you embark upon a scenic ride through the Icelandic countryside on a unique Icelandic horse, which lets you experience their special tölt gait. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small-Group Northern Lights Tour from Reykjavik in a Super Jeep

Seek out the northern lights on this 4-hour tour from Reykjavik by ‘super jeep,’ a SUV adapted to travel through Iceland’s rugged terrain. Travel out of the Icelandic capital and deep into the countryside, where you’ll search for the best spots from which to view the spectacle. If luck isn’t on your side and you don’t see the lights, simply rebook with the operator to take the tour again at no extra cost. This tour is a small-group tour ensuring a more intimate experience.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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1 Hour ATV Quad Adventure from Reykjavik

Rumble through the otherworldly Icelandic wilderness on a 1-hour quad bike adventure from Reykjavik. Cruise along gravel tracks to the shores of Hafravatn lake, and get your heart pumping as you speed up to the summit of Mt Hafrafell. Take in sweeping views of Reykjavík and mythical-seeming mountain ranges in the distance before  you make you way back down safely. Ride solo (1-seater) on one of the sturdy all-terrain vehicles or partner up with a friend or family member on a 2-seater bike. All gear and round-trip transportation from Reykjavik hotels are included.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik

For a day out with horses and hot springs, look no further than this full-day tour from Reykjavik. After an hour-long horseback ride on an Icelandic horse, take an express tour of some key Golden Circle sights: Gullfoss waterfall, the Geysir hot spring area, UNESCO-listed Thingvellir, and the village of Hveragerdi. The ride is suitable for all levels of experience, and takes in the rugged countryside on the capital’s outskirts.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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Golden Circle Super Jeep adventure with snowmobiling

Explore the Golden Circle and take a one-hour snowmobile tour on an active full-day tour from Reykjavik. Travel in a sturdy specially designed Jeep that can access terrain that regular cars cannot handle. Your experienced driver and guide takes you deep into Thingvellir National Park to see the powerful Strokkur Geyser and magnificent Gullfoss Falls. Go off road over rough terrain to reach the Langjokull glacier where you enjoy a thrilling 1-hour snowmobile experience on the glacier. This memorable tour includes all instruction and necessary equipment.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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South Coast of Iceland and black beach ATV ride

On this extraordinary tour you will ride a powerful ATV over vast black volcanic beach, walk behind thundering veil of water at Seljalandsfoss and absorb the incredible view over Iceland's South Coast from the top of Skógafoss Waterfall. ATV biking is great way to explore the volcanic black sandy beaches on the south coast. Drive to the raw sandy beach, trough small rivers and streams, which derives from the dormant volcano Katla. Make your way to the DC3 plane wreck from 1973, recently seen in Justin Bieber’s music video and photoshoots. On your way you can adore the amazing view up to Mýrdalsjökull glacier and along the big black coast all the way to Dyrhólaey, the southernmost part of Iceland.  After an adventurous ATV ride we make our way to an iconic waterfall duo, Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss. Two of Iceland’s most renowned waterfalls and truly a must see when visiting Iceland.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
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SuperSaver: Small Group Silfra Snorkeling and Lava Caving Adventure from Reykjavik

Visit Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, for a day of spelunking and snorkeling during this full-day, Eco-adventure from Reykjavik. Accompanied by your certified guide, visit the hidden underworld of a typical Icelandic lava tube for some caving exploration. You'll also see the impressive Silfra fissure, where you will get the chance to snorkel between the tectonic plates of America and Eurasia. Round-trip transportation from pick up points in the downtown Reykjavik area, and all necessary gear are included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Snowmobiling on Langjökull Glacier with Pickup from Reykjavik

Drive a snowmobile across Langjökull Glacier on a 6-hour tour from Reykjavík that includes pickup and drop-off at your hotel, equipment, and 1 hour of riding time at the glacier. Follow a mountain guide across the second-largest glacier in the country, and experience Iceland’s mountains at their most extreme.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
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  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
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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.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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1.5-Hour Icelandic Horse and Stables Experience in Reykjavik

This tour in Hafnarfjörður offers more than the typical horse-riding excursions. You first spend time with the horses at the stables, helping to groom them and learning about the unique breed from staff. Afterward, you can take a ride around the paddock while taking in the dramatic landscape. A maximum group size of 15 ensures personal attention and you can upgrade to include round-trip transportation from your Reykjavik hotel.
  • Duration: 60 to 90 minutes
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  • Duration: 60 to 90 minutes
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Small-Group South Coast Day Trip with Glacier Hike on Sólheimajökull Glacier from Reykjavik

Ideal for adventurous travelers, this 11-hour tour allows you to discover the frozen wonderland of the Sólheimajökull Glacier during a guided hike. Departing Reykjavik, you’ll delve into the crevasses and caves that comprise the glacier, using crampons and ice axes to discover hard-to-reach pockets. See, too, the Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls on your way back to Reykjavik, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip transport from your hotel. Small-group tour limited to 12 participants.
  • Duration: 11 hours
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  • Duration: 11 hours
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Classic Northern Lights Tour from Reykjavik with Live Guide and Touch-Screen Audio Guide

Admire the Northern Lights, brighter in the middle of the Arctic winter than any other time, during this 3-hour nighttime tour from Reykjavik. With the direction of an expert guide well-versed in the best times and places to catch the lights, head out into Iceland's open spaces for spectacular views. Get guidance on how to take the best photos of the phenomenon and listen to your guides explain what causes the lights to appear. Hear an onboard audio tour in 10 languages during your round-trip transportation from Reykjavik hotels. Wear very warm clothing; special 'Aurora Jackets' are available for rent.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Small Group Lava Caving Experience From Reykjavik

Wonder what’s hidden beneath Iceland’s lava landscapes? Take a caving trip under a lava field to a typical Icelandic lava tube cave on this 3 hour adventure tour available directly from Reykjavik. Travel by air-conditioned minivan to a lava plateau, put on caving gear, and explore an ancient lava ‘tube’ tunnel, with an expert guide. Absorb the age-old stillness as you explore, and view the fascinating lava formations, flakes and multicolored layers as you learn how they indicate different eruptions through the centuries. Great for adventure seekers and geology enthusiasts.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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8-Day Iceland Ring Road Tour: Reykjavik, Akureyri, Golden Circle & South Coast

For an in-depth experience of Iceland, one that is richer than taking quick day trips, this guided tour from Reykjavík spends eight days journeying around the Ring Road. See the country's best attractions, including waterfalls, glaciers, geysers, and whale-watching while soaking up its culture and heritage. Forget the hassle of driving and arranging hotels: This tour handles all logistics, including seven nights' accommodation with breakfast.
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 days
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