South of Iceland Full-Day Tour from Reykjavik

South of Iceland Full-Day Tour from Reykjavik

From £74.22 per person

Explore the dramatic landscapes of the south of Iceland on a 10-hour tour from Reykjavik. Experience diverse nature at its best with waterfalls and black sand beaches. Walk behind the cascades of Seljalandsfoss and go the glacier snout at Sólheimajökull.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup from selected hotels and guesthouses as well as official bus stops in central Reykjavik. Pickup is available from the cruise port.

Experience

Itinerary
7 hours
  • Reykjavik

  • 1.5 hours
  • Hvolsvöllur (break)

  • Skógafoss (photo stop)

  • Sólheimajökull

  • Vik (lunch)

  • Black Sand Beach, Iceland

  • Seljalandsfoss (photo stop)

  • 1.5 hours
  • Reykjavik

Meeting point
Main stop
Other stop
Highlights
  • Walk behind the waterfall at Seljalandsfoss, weather permitting
  • See the black sand beaches of the southern coast
  • Go to Iceland's southernmost village in Vik
  • Visit the glacier snout of Sólheimajökull
  • Marvel at a unique landscape of rivers waterfalls and glacial mountains
  • Admire the stunning beauty of Skógafoss waterfall
Full description
Spend the day exploring the dramatic south of Iceland and its coastline on a full-day sightseeing tour from Reykjavik. Following a pick-up from listed hotels or guesthouses in central Reykjavík, travel to the gorgeous waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. Along the way, pass a variety of rivers, waterfalls, mountains, and glaciers. At the waterfall at Seljalandsfoss, walk behind the cascades and feel the spray on your face. Continue to Skógafoss to marvel at the 60-meter drop. Pass the black sand beaches of the southern coast and enjoy the power of the sea. Visit the glacier snout of Sólheimajökull to see an outlet glacier of Mýrdalsjökull. Admire the ever-changing feat of Mother Nature up-close. Then, look at the basalt sea stacks in the charming town of Vik, Iceland’s southernmost village just south of the Mýrdalsjökull glacier, before the return transfer to Reykjavik.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Guided tour
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 2 years
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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      Customer reviews

      Overall rating

      4.7 / 5

      based on 1756 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        4.8/5
      • Transportation
        4.7/5
      • Value for money
        4.6/5
      • Safety
        4.8/5
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      Pogi (our tour guide) and Magic (the bus driver) were amazing. Pogi kept us entertained and came across as very knowledgeable and friendly. The walk to glacier and waterfalls was an incredible experience. I would highly recommend the south of Island tour from Reykjavik. Go to their website and book with discount code Pogi10 for additional discount.

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      19 June 2021

      This tour was really enjoyable. The stops were at great locations and me and my partner really enjoyed them all. My only criticism would be that sometimes, more specifically at Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss we didn’t really have enough time to do everything we wanted to do there. Particularly, at Seljalandsfoss we didn’t have time to go to another waterfall at that stop that was 500m away.

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      17 March 2020

      Really fantastic tour around south iceland. A 1.5 hour bus journey to reach the first stop but completely worth it as the glacier is phenomenal! Our favourite experience in the three days we spent in Iceland. All other attractions are extremely beautiful too. The tour guide was a lovely young lady (I’m sorry I can’t remember her name!!) and she was so informative, enthusiastic and the love for her country shone through. We loved the tour and the thick snow made it even better

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      13 March 2020

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