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Northern Lights Cruise from Downtown Reykjavík

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Overview
Escape the city lights of Reykjavik and embrace the colorful natural light show over the ocean on this northern lights cruise through Faxaflói Bay. The tour is made fun and comfortable with warm overalls, hot drinks, and education details from your guide. Additionally, the boat provides a panoramic viewing platform you can’t get on land-based tours.
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Highlights
  • Search for the northern lights on a night cruise in Faxaflói Bay
  • Learn about the natural phenomenon from your guide and a pre-trip multimedia show
  • Overalls and warm drinks keep you from getting cold
  • If you don’t catch the northern lights you can take another cruise free-of-charge
Important Information
Departure Point
Ægisgarður 5, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Duration
2–3 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Excellent guidance
  • Warm floatable overalls
  • Multimedia show
  • Wi-Fi on board
  • Entry/Admission - Elding Whale Watching
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Northern lights are a natural phenomenon and very unpredictable, so remember to bring patience and optimism with you.
  • If the northern lights are not seen on your tour you will be given a complimentary ticket, which is valid for two years.
  • Weather is a bit factor for the Northern Lights Cruises and we may have to cancel the tour.
  • We recommend wearing good sturdy footwear and warm clothing including; thermals, hat, scarf and gloves.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Pets are welcome
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
71Reviews
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LIB wrote a review 6 Dec
1 contribution
Seeing The Northern Lights has been on my list since I was a child (I'm now 75!), and this trip to Iceland was bought as a surprise present for me. The Elding Cruise was a success from the start - the guide was excellent, explaining everything, and we had the bonus of the
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Date of experience: November 2019
dianenmike wrote a review 6 Dec
28 contributions8 helpful votes
We didn't think we were going to see the lights on the night that we went out but we were pleasantly surprised. It was a great experience. So much nicer being on the boat than driving around in a mini bus or coach.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Dior B wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
We went on northern lights tour with Megan as our guide, who just happens to also be a marine biologist who alerted us to the bioluminescent krill in the water :) friendly atmosphere we saw the lights very faintly and then a very fast intense burst of purple and green
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from EldingAdventureAtSea, Manager at Northern Lights Cruise from Downtown Reykjavík
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Dior B, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience of our tour and services. We're glad you had an enjoyable time watching the northern lights with Megan as your guide! All the best, The Elding team
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lizziehw wrote a review Nov 2019
72 contributions17 helpful votes
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What can I say the most magical experience . The northern light were stupendous and put on a really good show we had shooting stars and the lights were reflected in the sea it was so calm. Crew were wonderful took time to help set up your camera were warm friendly and very
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from EldingAdventureAtSea, Manager at Northern Lights Cruise from Downtown Reykjavík
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear lizziehw, Thank you very much for taking the time to rate and review our tour and services. We're delighted to read tour kind comments about your experience with us and glad you enjoyed the incredible northern lights in Faxaflói bay! All the best, The Elding team
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Karen I wrote a review Nov 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
We went out on the 17th November with Elding on the Northern Lights cruise & were lucky enough to see the Northern Lights! An absolutely amazing experience and Sabrina the tour guide was very knowledgeable, was absolutely frozen but had the best Birthday ever, thank you
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from EldingAdventureAtSea, Manager at Northern Lights Cruise from Downtown Reykjavík
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Karen I, Thank you very much for taking the time to rate and review our tour and services. We're glad you had an enjoyable birthday on our Northern Lights Cruise, in spite of the cold! All the best, The Elding team
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2–3 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
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