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From Reykjavik: South Coast Guided Group Adventure

Activity provider: Holiday Tours

From Reykjavik: South Coast Guided Group Adventure

Activity provider: Holiday Tours
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Admire the majestic Icelandic landscape on a guided tour departing from Reykjavik. Discover the beautiful Skógafoss waterfall, the striking Mýrdalsjökull glacier, and the Reynisfjara black-sand beach.

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Duration 9.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick up takes place between 8:30 and 9:00, so please be ready at your pick-up location at 8:30. Due to traffic restrictions in downtown Reykjavik, your pick up may be from one of the tour bus stops. Please check your emails before the tour.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a small group experience
  • Learn about Icelandic Sagas
  • Explore two of Iceland's most beautiful waterfalls
  • Stroll along one of the most beautiful beaches in the world
  • Discover a secret waterfall in a hidden canyon
Full description

Ride from Reykjavik and journey to the south of Iceland. Stop to see the majestic Skógafoss waterfall. Walk along the black sand beach of Reynisfjara, and reach Vik I Myrdal, the southernmost tip of the country. Visit hidden waterfalls on the way back, one underneath the Volcano Eyjafjallajökull.

Pass the Hellisheiðarvirkjun geothermal power plant that supplies the capital's energy and travel through the mountain pass. Capture the ocean view and see the ice cap of the Mýrdalsjökull glacier, with a chance to spot the Westman Islands.

Arrive at the stunning Skógafoss waterfall, known for it's appearance in Game of Thrones. Become speechless as it falls 60 meters and try to find the legendary hidden treasure behind it.

Visit one of the ten most beautiful beaches in the world, the Reynisfjara black sand beach. View the basalt columns and hear the intriguing stories and sagas that are connected to this amazing place.

Reach the southern tip of the country, Vik I Myrdal. Find the charming fishing village, visit the local church, and view the entire settlement. Stop on the way back and see the Sólheimajökull glacier.

Finish the day at the exquisite Seljalandsfoss waterfall, tucked underneath the infamous Eyjafjallajökull volcano. Take a chance to walk behind it and visit its hidden cousin, Gljúfrabúi, before heading back to Reykjavik.

Includes
  • Entry tickets & places visited
    • Sólheimajökull entry ticket

    • Skógafoss entry ticket

    • Seljalandsfoss entry ticket

    • Gljufrabui visit

    • Reynisfjara Beach visit

  • Who you’ll be with
    • Live tour guide: English

  • Transport
    • Transport by bus / coach

    • Pickup & drop-off by bus / coach

  • Food & drink
    • Not included: food & drink

Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Food
  • Outdoor clothing

Not allowed

  • Smoking in the vehicle
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Bare feet

Know before you go

  • The tour is operated in all weather conditions, so please dress according to the weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 182 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5

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Adonis was amazing! He was very thoughtful in organizing our tour to keep us dry and also went the extra mile to add an important cultural aspect to our tour by immersing us in Icelandic music and sharing Icelandic traditions with us. It was an excellent day. Thank you Adonis!!

December 3, 2022

Even on a day when the weather wasn’t amazing we still had a great day. Our tour guide AJ was very knowledgable about everything Iceland and ensured we saw everything we were booked to see had sufficient time to enjoy and get photos. AJ showed a definite passion for his job which made the trip a great day, without this tour we wouldn’t of got all the added information about each area we visited. would definitely recommend

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December 2, 2022

Such an amazing tour!!! Our guide Adonis was so great and was very knowledgeable about Iceland. He told us lots of facts about Iceland and was overall a really great energetic guide! Adonis also played Icelandic music for us during the tour which was great. We were very lucky and had a lovely sunny day, we even got to see a rainbow at Skógafoss. To top the tour off we saw the northern lights on our drive home to Reykjavik. Such a worthwhile tour, would highly recommend!!!

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November 25, 2022

Product ID: 408007