After being picked up in Reykjavik in the morning, you will enjoy an unforgettable adventure exploring the many amazing natural wonders of the South Coast of Iceland, including Seljalandsfoss, Skogafoss and the Black Beach of Reynisfjara.
Your tour starts by driving along route 1 passing through small towns and enjoying the beauty of the Icelandic countryside. The first stop will be at the famous Seljalandsfoss waterfall, which is located beneath the Eyjafjallajokull volcano. Remember to ask your tour guide all about the colossal eruption back in 2010. Close by is the beautiful but less known waterfall Gljufrabui.
Next up is the stunning Skogafoss, a drop of 60 m (200ft) of natural raw power that must be seen to be believed. You will then have the additional pleasure of visiting the secret waterfalls of Gljufrabui and Írafoss with Solheimajokull glacier towering above on your route.
Then it is on to Reynisfjara, a black sand beach nestling under Mt. Reynisfjall – seasonal home to numerous puffins that dive from its cliffs out to sea. Black basalt has been shaped into amazing different formations, most notably the famous Reynisdrangar. Beware the might of the Atlantic Ocean which looms with its powerful waves.
After an amazing day exploring and enjoying the wonderful sights, you can enjoy the free WiFi on your way back to Reykjavik to share instantly your adventure, photos and memories with your friends back home.
If you want to enjoy the Icelandic nature to the fullest and to witness first hand the wonders of the South Coast, then you should book this tour now as availability is very limited.
Available: November – March
Duration: 12 hours
Activities: Hiking, Sightseeing
Minimum age: 5 years old
Highlights: Seljalandsfoss, Gljufrabui, Irafoss, Skogafoss, Kvernufoss, Black Beach, Reynisfjara
Tour starting time: 09:00
Pickup takes place between 08:30 – 09:00 – so please be ready from 8:30 at your pick up location.
Pick-up and drop-off within Reykjavik
Round trip excursion in Minibus
Free Wi-Fi on bus
What to bring:
Warm, wind & waterproof clothes
Good hiking shoes are recommended. If you do not have appropriate footwear then we offer these for rent.
Good to know:
This tour takes up to 12 hours. Meals are not included but we will stop for a lunch break and also for a coffee in the afternoon. The maximum number of passengers are 19 which we believe creates a more personal and enjoyable experience for our guests.
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What a perfect day's tour! Only 4 people had booked on the day we went, so Mikael (hope I've spelt it right!) used a minibus rather than the small buses generally used. And with only 4 people, it felt like a personal tour. Mikael was informative and you could sense his pride and interest in the country and landscapes he showed us. As there were so few of us, he was able to take us to many more places than the tour advertised - we saw a huge range of places. And, amazingly, after all that, he dropped us back at the hotel at the exact time he promised!This is a brilliant company, with talented and interesting tour hosts. I wouldn't use anyone else in future.
Another excellent tour with NICE travel. Once again our tour guide Valti was personable, entertaining and knowledgeable. The waterfalls were stunning and it was great to see them close up. Valti carefully drove the bus to the most southern point of Iceland to let us see the view across the ocean. Due to the dangerous wind conditions some of the people on the bus were not able to complete their 2 day tour. Valti made sure that everyone was taken care of and had accommodations arranged. Highly recommend this company and tour.
A great tour despite the awful weather, gale force winds and rain. Fantastic sights and a knowledgable guide. Picked up and dropped off at our hotel. Everything went smoothly although we did have an extended stay in the village near the Black Beach due to the Road being shut due to the strength of the wind. Highly recommended!
Fantastic guide who knowledgeably led us to the beautiful sites along the south and took us into the waterfall inside the cave! Everything you could want and expect from such a tour.