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Guided Full-Day Tour of Iceland's South Coast from Reykjavik

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Overview
Take a trip from Reykjavik to the scenic south coast of Iceland on this full-day, guided tour. Explore Skógafoss Waterfall, Reynisfjara Beach and other gorgeous locations that reflect the beauty of Iceland. Hotel pick-up/drop-off and transport via a mini-bus are included.
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  • 1
    Seljalandsfoss
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Skogafoss
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Vik
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 4
    Solheimajokull Glacier
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Reynisfjara Beach
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Enjoy convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Learn about lesser-known history and culture from your guide
  • Travel by minibus and leave navigation to someone else
  • Take a guided walk to the edge of a glacier
What to Expect
Your tour begins with a morning pickup in a minibus from your Reykjavik hotel. Along the way, your guide introduces you to the geology, history, and folklore of the small but fascinating country of Iceland. Stop at the thundering waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss and, on a clear day, see the famed Eyjafjallajokull volcano, which caused air-travel havoc when it erupted in 2010. The next stop is Reynisfjara to see a black-sand beach, as well as surrounding basalt columns and towering sea stacks. In summer, look out for puffins and other seabirds, and take a lunch break here or in the neighboring village of Vík (own expense). Next, head for Solheimajokull glacier, one of the outlet tongues of the icecap Myrdalsjokull. Walk right up to the glacier’s edge and touch the ice. With luck, you might even find an ice cave. Your tour concludes with drop-off back at your hotel
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pickup from your Reykjavík hotel/guesthouse
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
10h
Return Details
Tour ends with drop-off at your Reykjavík hotel/guesthouse
Inclusions
  • Fully Guided Tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation in a minibus
  • Entry/Admission - Solheimajokull Glacier
  • Entry/Admission - Reynisfjara Beach
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Due to weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary, have longer journey time or cancel the tour
  • During the tour we break for refreshments at a local restaurant or café
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Decided to do the full day tour on our first full day in Iceland. Our tour guide was brilliant, and very funny - he described everything really well and was very well informed! He also diverted us off course briefly to visit an extra waterfall which was lovely. The scenery was
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I highly recommend this tour operator. I had 3 tours with Geoiceland and they all were AWESOME. The guides were incredibly knowledgeable and supportive. They told a lot of interesting stories about Iceland, its traditions and interesting facts. I was visiting mid-November and
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Response from Veronika R, Guest Relations Manager at Guided Full-Day Tour of Iceland's South Coast from Reykjavik
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review, we are very happy that you enjoyed our tours! Hopefully, we will see you again 🙂 All the best, Veronika
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This was a beautiful tour that allowed me to see the black sand beaches, multiple waterfalls, the town of Vik, and other beautiful landmarks of Iceland. the tour guide, Thor, was phenomenal and made the experience even better as he was knowledgeable and super fun!
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Response from Veronika R, Guest Relations Manager at Guided Full-Day Tour of Iceland's South Coast from Reykjavik
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review, we are very happy that you enjoyed our tours! Hopefully, we will see you again 🙂 All the best, Veronika
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We were of early for a full day experience on a magical Journey to Iceland’s south coast, there was stunning sights at every turn from dramatic rock formations to cascading waterfalls
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Response from Veronika R, Guest Relations Manager at Guided Full-Day Tour of Iceland's South Coast from Reykjavik
Responded 6 Nov 2019
Hi Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review, we are very happy that you enjoyed our tours! Hopefully, we will see you again 🙂 All the best, Veronika
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We took this trip and got a guide with the name smthg that means the day in Iceland. It was horrible, he literally just took us and drive to listed objects and somehow make it worse. Talks nonsense all ride long (nonstop even for a minute) about his childhood and summer at farm
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Response from Veronika R, Guest Relations Manager at Guided Full-Day Tour of Iceland's South Coast from Reykjavik
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Hi there Rasa I am very sorry to hear about your unfortunate experience on one of our tours and thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We take critique very seriously and are constantly trying to better our operation. We sincerely hope that you will have a better experience when you travel next to Iceland. All the best, Veronika
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  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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