Day trips & excursions

Tour of the wild South Coast of Iceland with glacier hike

Availability: Every day, from April to October
Duration: 12 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the many amazing natural wonders of the South Coast
  • Hike up to Blue Ice Glacier and see the majestic ice giant up close
  • Discover the stunning and iconic waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss
  • Walk on the beautiful Black Beach of Reynisfjara and witness the might of the Atlantic Ocean
What to expect

After being picked up from your hotel in Rekyavyk you'll begin your experince with a visit to two great waterfalls of the south coast, Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss, as well as the lesser known, more secret waterfalls Glufrabui and Irafoss. You'll continue your drive under the great Eyjafjallajökull glacier volcano and the Mýrdalsjökull glacier cap: here you'll have the chance to take a Glacier Hike for about 1,5 hours to have a closer look at the majestic Solheimajokull glacier.

A bit further you'll find the amazing Reynisfjara beach, where the black sands, the hexagonal basalt columns and rock stacks tower give the area a unique and magical atmosphere.

In just one day you'll see two volcanoes and discover four amazing waterfalls, you'll visit Reynisfjara and even have time to discover the glaciers up close. The perfect tour for all nature lovers!

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What's included
  • Pick-up and drop-off within Reykjavik
  • Guided tour
  • Blue ice glacier hike with all the necessary safety equipment provided
  • Free Wifi on board
What's not included
  • Meals
Where

Fiskislóð 45, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland

Meeting point:

Pick-up service is included in the tour (between 8:30 am and 9:00 am): please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. If you do not require hotel pickup, you can meet the tour at Nicetravel office in Fiskislóð 45M, 101 Reykjavik. Please notify the tour operator directly if you intend to use this option and be there before 08:20 am.

What to remember
  • To confirm your pickup location for the tour, please contact the tour operator directly by email as soon as possible and not later than 24 hours before departure. If you book less than 24 hours before the tour starts, then please contact the tour operator immediately. You'll find the contact details the voucher you'll receive after booking
  • Please note that Nicetravel offers free pickup and drop off from hotels within Reykjavik. As buses are not allowed to drive in certain areas of Reykjavik centre, your pick up may be from the nearest bus stop. After receiving your pickup information, we will notify you of your exact pick-up location
  • If you do not require hotel pickup, you can meet the tour at Nicetravel office in Fiskislóð 45M, 101 Reykjavik. Please notify the tour operator directly if you intend to use this option and be there before 08:20 am
  • Pickup takes place between 08:30 - 09:00, so please be ready from 8:30 at your pickup location and look out for a bus with the Nicetravel logo
  • This experience is open only to customers of 10 years of age or older
  • Please remember to wear warm, wind and waterproof clothes
  • Good hiking shoes are recommended
  • It can happen that the glacier hike is canceled because of weather and/or safety reasons. Then we will find other activities when possible or make a partial refund
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When
  • Every day, from April to October at 9:00 am
  • Pick-up: between 8:30 am and 9:00 am
  • Meeting point at Nicetravel office: 8:30 am
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Provider
Nicetravel ehf
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 activity begins.

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