Discover the waterfalls, glaciers, and black sand beaches of Iceland’s South Coast on this unforgettable full-day tour. Enjoy a personalized itinerary and the undivided attention of a private guide as you traverse the wild landscapes of the Eyjafjallajökull glacier and explore Vík, Iceland’s southernmost village. That’s not all: learn about Icelandic volcanoes at the LAVA Center, then admire the Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss waterfalls, stroll the black sands of Reynisfjara, and get a glimpse of traditional Icelandic life at the Skógar Folk Museum.
Admire the black sand beaches of Reynisfjara in Vik
Enjoy magnificent views as you drive past the Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull glaciers
Includes hotel pickup and round-trip transport by private vehicle
Ideal introduction to Iceland’s South Coast for first-time visitors or those short on time
Learn about traditional Icelandic life at the Skógar Folk Museum
See the Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss waterfalls
This private tour can be customized to your interests and ensures you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide
Begin your tour with pick-up from your central Reykjavik hotel, meet your driver and settle into your private vehicle for the scenic journey south. Keep your camera trained on the road as you pass the dramatic landscapes of the Eyjafjallajökull glacier and jump out to admire the Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Stand in awe before the 60-meter-high cascade, then enjoy a unique viewpoint as you walk right behind the falls.
Learn more about the region’s untamed landscapes and volcanoes at the LAVA Center and hear about the notorious 2010 eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano with a visit to the Eyjafjallajökull visitor center. Then continue to another magnificent waterfall – Skógarfoss.
After capturing photos of the mighty falls, get a taste of traditional Icelandic life with a visit to the Folk Museum at Skógar, where highlights include the grass-roofed farmhouses and a huge collection of handicrafts. After passing the Mýrdalsjökull glacier, your final stop is in Vik, Iceland’s southernmost village. Explore the town, then pay a visit to Reynisfjara, where you can stroll the unusual black sand beaches and admire the natural sea arch of Dyrhólaey.
After an epic full-day adventure, sit back and enjoy the return journey to Reykjavik, where your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.