Admire the breathtaking landscapes of Raudasandur
Activities

Admire the breathtaking landscapes of Raudasandur

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 6 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Stroll over the red sand of Raudasandur beach
  • Admire the beautiful red sand, black cliffs and blue ocean
  • Learn some local stories of the area
What to expect

Visit one of the impressive sights of the Westfjords, Raudasandur beach. Famous for its red-colored sand, black cliffs and blue ocean. On a clear day you can see the Snæfellsnes peninsula and Snæfellsjökull glacier far away in the distance.

While strolling over the sand your guide will tell you about the beach and the history, like how the red color of this beautiful beach comes from pulverized scallop shells, accumulated over centuries. If you are lucky you might spot some seals sunbathing with their babies.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Local expert guide speaking English
    • Transportation.
    Reduced price
    • Child (6-12 years): reduced
    Where
    • Þórsgata 8a, Patreksfjörður 450, IS
    Meeting point:

    Start your tour at the Westfjords Adventures Office in Patreksfjörður, 15 minutes before departure.

    What to remember
    • Please wear warm outdoor clothing and comfortable walking shoes on the day of the tour
    • A minimum age of 6 is required to participate
    • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure
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    When
    • Daily at 9.00 am
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    Provider
    Westfjords Adventures
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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