Northern Lights tour
Untouched Icelandic nature and the amazing Northern Lights. Go off the beaten track in this tour to escape the city lights and other tour buses and see the Aurora borealis in all its glory!
The Northern Lights are an incredible natural phenomenon and we definitely understand why this is on the top of the to-do list for so many of our guests. For the highest possible chance of experiencing the aurora, it can be a good idea to do a guided tour, as you will be led by a local Northern Lights expert into the night.
We choose this the ‘small group’ Northern Lights excursion to be featured on our page as it’s led by very capable & knowledgeable individuals and we have had nothing but amazing feedback. Explore Iceland in the luxury of a comfortable small mini bus on a quest for the spectacular and unique show put on by the Northern Lights.
Please note: Northern Light tours are only available from August 25th. – April 15th.
- Northern Lights
- Small group exeperience
- Photography lesson to capture breathtaking northern lights photos on your camera
- Going off the beaten path
- Hot chocolate and treats during tour
- Fully Guided Tour – English Speaking
- Transport by Comfortable Mini Bus
- Entrance Fee for Aurora Reykjavik Museum
- Free Pickup / Dropoff in Reykjavik City
- Expert Northern Lights guidance
For this unique Northern Lights experience, you can choose between being picked up at your accommodation by our expert aurora borealis guide or meeting the group on location at the Reykjavik Aurora Museum, where you’ll get an introduction to the northern lights along with an optional photography lesson on the best way to capture the northern lights on your camera.
We then leave the lights of Reykjavik behind and head into the darkness for our adventure. On the search for the northern lights, we might travel through some of Iceland’s most spectacular natural sights without knowing but your guide is sure to let you know what the night is hiding.
Your tour guide will aim for the spots away from the city with the highest change of seeing the northern lights on the particular night. Giving you a greater chance to see & enjoy the northern lights and the wonders of the night sky without the discomfort of big crowds.
Starting time: 8.30 PM
Duration: 3-4 hours approx. total
Availability: From August 25th – April 15th.
Remember to bring: Warm clothes, outdoor clothing and possibly waterproof clothes! The Northern Lights are absolutely amazing but if you want to enjoy them, you will need to stand outside – In the cold Icelandic night. Dress warmly so nothing will stop you in enjoying the show!
NOTE: If you don’t see the Northern Lights on your tour, you’ll be able to reschedule again for a second attempt to see them (free of charge)
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All our tours are with small groups to ensure a personal experience.
So, please book in advance when possible since dates tend to get fully booked rather early!
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