South Coast Tour & Glacier Hike

South Coast Tour & Glacier Hike
South Coast Tour & Glacier Hike
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  • DurationFull Day
  • Group Size15 max
  • Meeting LocationYour Accommodation (Pick up included)

Tour description

Explore Iceland’s stunning South Coast on this unforgettable full-day tour, where waterfalls, black sand beaches, and breathtaking vistas await. Step aboard a comfortable minibus and embark on a journey filled with surprises and discoveries.

Beginning with a visit to the majestic Skógafoss Waterfall, witness the raw power of nature as the Skógá River cascades over ancient sea cliffs, creating vibrant rainbows on sunny days. Next, prepare for the highlight of the tour—a thrilling 2.5-hour glacier hike on Sólheimajökull. Led by expert guides, explore the icy expanse of this outlet glacier from Mýrdalsjökull, marveling at crevasses and tasting pure glacier water while learning about Iceland’s glacial history.

Afterward, discover the enchanting Reynisfjara black sand beach, renowned for its dramatic basalt columns and iconic rock formations. But beware—the ocean waves are treacherous, so admire the scenery from a safe distance. Continue to Seljalandsfoss waterfall, where you can walk behind the thundering cascade for a unique perspective. Nearby, find the hidden gem of Gljúfrabúi waterfall, perfect for photographers and nature enthusiasts seeking tranquility.

Return to Reykjavik with lifelong memories and consider joining another adventure, like our Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon Minibus Tour. Ideal for those seeking an immersive experience in Iceland’s natural wonders, this tour promises an unforgettable exploration of glaciers, waterfalls, and black sand beaches, coupled with insights into Iceland’s geology, history, and culture.

What's Included

  • Free Pick up and Drop Off in Reykjavik
  • Guided glacier hike, with free safety gear (helmet, crampons, ice axe) included
  • Flexibility of a small group
  • Plenty of opportunities to take photos and selfies

Good to know

  • Please dress according to Icelandic weather, it can get very cold on the glaciers.
  • We adhere to a 24 hour cancellation policy
  • Kids are welcome but must be 10 years or older

Why Your Friend in Reykjavik Recommends This Tour

Explore Iceland’s stunning South Coast on this unforgettable full-day tour, where waterfalls, black sand beaches and breathtaking vistas wait for you. This tour is enhanced with a extensive glacier hike. 

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