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 Eyjafjallajokull volcanoes, the islands of Vestmannaeyjar, Reynisfjara beach, and the Solheimajokull glacier. Watch the surging currents at the Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfalls and marvel at the beauty of the Icelandic countryside. This tour takes you through rugged lava fields, rich farmland, past the infamous Eyjafjallajokull volcano and all the way to the lovely village of Vik, located next to Myrdalsjokull ice cap.
Our first stop is at Solheimajokull glacier, an outlet glacier from Myrdalsjokull ice cap. Next, we take you to the famous Reynisfjara Beach, with its black sands, and the charming village of Vik, the southernmost village in Iceland. On our way back to Reykjavik, we stop by the impressive Skogafoss Waterfall and the popular Seljalandsfoss Waterfall. The latter is best known for the fact that one can walk behind and around it, making it a favourite among travellers.
Guests will be picked up in the hotel lobby or a nearby meeting point at 08:30.