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South Coast Classic Day Trip from Reykjavik with Guide and Touchscreen Audio

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Explore beaches, glaciers, and volcanoes along the south coast of Iceland on this 11-hour day trip from Reykjavik. Travel along the southern shores of Iceland with a guide and gain insight into the natural features for which the country is famous. Along the way, take in sites of interest including the Hekla and Eyjafjalljökull volcanoes, the islands of Vestmannaeyjar, Reynisfjara beach, and the Sólheimajökull glacier. Watch the surging currents at the Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls, and marvel at the beauty of the Icelandic countryside. Tour includes round-trip travel from Reykjavik.
Highlights
  • Stay connected with free Wi-Fi and a USB charger on the bus
  • Discover the best viewpoints from your guide
  • Supplement your knowledge with a touch-screen audio guide in 10 languages
What to Expect
In the morning, depart from Reykjavik Terminal for your tour of Iceland’s North Atlantic coast. Travel by bus with your guide to the lava fields in Hengill. From here, you can admire the Hekla Volcano, the Eyjafjalljökull Volcano and the Vestmannaeyjar Islands.
Pause to explore the Seljalandsfoss Waterfall. Then continue on to Skógafoss Waterfall and access a lookout point with panoramic views.  
Snap pictures of the ice fields at the Sólheimajökull Glacier. Afterwards, you can walk on the dark turf of Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach. At the end of the day, the bus returns to Reykjavik Terminal.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome!! Emilia was an amazing tour guide, she was funny and informative and our driver Tomasz was kind and patient. I will never forget this experience, Iceland is truly an amazing country.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Missdee1love
Sara_Hardardottir, Director of Sales at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Missdee1love Thank you for your feedback of the South Coast tour you took with us! We are glad to hear that you were satisfied with our services. Hope to see you again someday :-) Kind regards, The Reykjavik Sightseeing Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the money. A long day but the stops were great, the black sand beach, the two waterfalls, you can climb steps to the top of Skogafoss but I personally think the view is much better from the bottom. seljalandsfoss, you can walk right...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank david h
Sara_Hardardottir, Director of Sales at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi david h We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We are very happy to hear that you had a great time and hope to see you again in the future :-) Kind regards, The Reykjavik Sightseeing Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a tremendous tour: stunning waterfalls, majestic glacier, remarkable black sand beaches and stacks (or petrified trolls!), tantalising glimpses of volcanoes and of the Westman Islands.....and Emilia was a tremendous and very engaging guide, with just the right mix of hard (but always interesting)...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Sara_Hardardottir, Director of Sales at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi StephenBarnaby2 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and for your kind words. We are very happy to hear that you had a good time and hope to see you again in the future :-) Kind regards, The Reykjavik Sightseeing Team

Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Couldn't have been better for my first day in Iceland - none of the places we saw disappointed. Our guide was really nice and friendly, giving us tips on where to eat and other unknown places at the places we went to. Would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Sara_Hardardottir, Director of Sales at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2019

Hi joshnicholsn Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and for your kind words. We are very happy to hear that you had a good time and hope to see you again in the future :-) All the best, Reykjavik Sightseeing

Reviewed May 18, 2019

This was a fantastic day tour. We were picked up from our hotel and given a GPS tablet that gave us information as we passed locations on the bus. Our tour guides were awesome. Entertaining and informative - we visited multiple waterfalls, black sand beaches,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kmennell
Sara_Hardardottir, Director of Sales at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Hi kmennell Thanks for your thoughtful review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and that Siggi was able to provide an entertaining experience! Hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, The Reykjavik Sightseeing Team

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mammadebz
July 23, 2019|
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Response from Fred M | Reviewed this property |
Shorts or light slacks. Tee, polo or sport shirt. Good walking shoes, Bring a light jacket as evenings can be chilly. Enjoy!
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May 28, 2019|
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The trip and how each person manages it is up to the individual---you have considerable flexibility...You can get out at each stop and see the sights or you could read a book or do a dance inside the bus at every stop if... More
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Key Details
  • Seljalandsfoss Skogafoss and 4 more
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish
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