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South Shore Adventure

#95 of 336 Tours in Reykjavik
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood: Háaleiti
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Address: BSI Bus Terminal | Vatnsmyrarvegi 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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+354 580 5400
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This tour is ideal for nature lovers of all kinds. You will have an...

This tour is ideal for nature lovers of all kinds. You will have an opportunity to stand behind the plummeting Seljalandsfoss waterfall, walk up to the skógarfoss waterfall and gaze at the formations.We travel along the South coast of Iceland as far as Vík í Mýrdal a small charming village surrounded by beautiful high bird cliffs.

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South shore adventure/ Walk on the ice side

South shore adventure was a nice excursion away from Reykjavik exploring the gorgeous waterfalls and the glacier. If people are not too keen on spending time near the waterfalls... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Westfield, New Jersey
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did this tour by myself as a way to see more sites in Iceland. Highlights of the trip include the waterfalls and the black sand beach. Keep in mind that it is a long day, these sights are spread out, so you will be on the bus for most of the journey. We stopped at a service station for... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think first and foremost i would like to say we love Iceland. Our trip was very memorable and the people of Iceland could not have welcomed us more. Now that is said, I would like to say this experience was probably our least favourite. It was a very plain and vanilla experience, by that i mean we were chauffeured... More 

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Thank esung79
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

South shore adventure was a nice excursion away from Reykjavik exploring the gorgeous waterfalls and the glacier. If people are not too keen on spending time near the waterfalls but want to try a short walk on the glacier, it is a good idea to go for 'walk on the ice side' tour instead of South shore adventure. We had... More 

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Walkington, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fully enjoyed this full day trip. You do spend a lot of time on the coach and not always enough time as some areas of interest but thiis is a great way to see a lot in a short time. Good value for money. Interest tour guide. Plenty of pit stops. I enjoyed the mini-bus as much quicker than a... More 

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West Yorkshire
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45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a wonderful day out and the scenery was amazing. We saw waterfalls, volcanos, a black volcanic sand beach with some amazing cliff formations. It is not a cheap day out but well worth the money. I would take your own lunch not because the food was not good but after you had finished queuing you did not have... More 

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best tours I have ever done. The places we visited and the scenery we saw was by far brilliant. I would strongly recommend doing this. The only thing is to remember is try to take your own food. This is not because of the cost but because time spent queuing for food, takes away the... More 

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Thank PaulineDevon
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

It's a nice day trip outside Reykjavik. Sightseeing stops were made along the way, so the ride didn't seem long. The landscape is beautiful. One tip for everyone, pack your own lunch! The place for lunch stop is expensive and food quality is not good! More important is the line was so long. We wasted half an hour to finally... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The trip started with stopping at a gas station for bathroom break within one hour after departure (was it necessary??). We stopped there for 30 minutes, which was a waste of time to be honest...because we didn't have enough time to visit other attractions. Then because of poor weather that day, the guide decided to shuffle up the order of... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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96 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is a full day of activities and sight seeing. Loved the information about the volcano, and the glacier was one of my most favorite things i saw during our visit to Iceland. The black sand beach and geometric rock formations were incredible. The museum stop was interesting and it was really cool to see the turf houses! The 2... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Our tour was the last of three tours we did in Iceland. First was the Blue Lagoon and the second was the Golden Circle so there was a certain level of expectation. We started at our hotel and went to the main terminal. We weren't told where to go but found our bus only to find out that we had... More 

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