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Following convenient pickup at your hotel in Reykjavik, leave the city for your day's exploration of Iceland's southern coast. As you travel, take advantage of the in-bus audio guide, available in 10 languages, to gain insight on the landscape as you pass.

First, you'll head to the Sólheimajökull glacier. Trek around the crevasses and cracks with a certified glacier guide. Learn about the formation of the glacier, which flows from the Mýrdalsjökull ice cap, and how it helped form the surrounding landscape. Then, travel to Skógarfoss falls, where you'll climb 527 steps to admire the 213-foot (60-meter) waterfall from above. 

Finally, stop at Seljalandsfoss, considered among Iceland's top natural attractions. Walk the path behind the rushing water to get a different perspective on the tumbling falls.

Back on board the bus, pass through an area rich with both fertile land and Viking history. On a clear day, get unobstructed views of the Westman Islands, Hekla and Eyjafjallajökull volcanoes.

At the end your 11-hour sightseeing tour, return to your Reykjavik hotel for drop-off.
Locations visited
Solheimajokull Glacier
Reynisfjara Beach
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Get acquainted with the south coast of Iceland during this 11-hour sightseeing tour from Reykjavik. Aboard a comfortable coach with an in-bus audio guide available in 10 languages, travel to some of the south coast's most arresting natural sights. Trek across a portion of a glacier and walk behind a tumbling waterfall. Then, pass the small villages and fertile farmland that make up an area rich in Viking history. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Reykjavik are included.
  • 11-hour sightseeing tour on Iceland's south coast
  • Comfortable coach with an onboard audio guide available in 10 languages
  • Visit dramatic natural sites like Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss
  • Trek on Sólheimajökull glacier, led by a certified glacier guide
  • Pickup and drop-off at Reykjavik hotels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this company.. very professional & organized... guide was very friendly, helpful & informative!! Highly recommend

Thank KaRls18
Sara H, Sales coordinator at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi KaRls18 Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you had a good experience with our company and hope to welcome you again in the future :-) All the best, The Reykjavik Sightseeing team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Fraud, description was not accurate

It's a fraud and misinformation. You won't be able to see all places listed. I'd only booked it because I thought everything was included, otherwise I would go somewhere else, the same trip without going to glacier cost 50% less with another provider. Issue reported...More

Thank evqwer
Sara H, Sales coordinator at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi evqwer We thank you for your review. We are sorry to learn about your experience with our company. Our goal is to provide a service suited to the different needs of our customers at a reasonable price and therefore we value every constructive comment...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile
Great experience - did two tours!

My boyfriend and I did the Golden Circle Direct tour and it was so good we did the South Coast tour the next day! Both days we were in a modern coach and given a tablet with an audio tour on it telling you interesting...More

Thank Rosie M
Reykjavik S, Sales coordinator at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Rosie M Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review and for your kind words! We are very happy to hear that you were happy with both tours. Hope to see you again in the future :-) All the best, The...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Nice tour

They picked us up via shuttle close to our Air B n B location and took us to the main bus. The bus had free wifi, nice windows for viewing, and the tablet tour was basic but informative. The tour guide Johanna was very helpful...More

Thank Randy F
Lovísa H, Service & Quality manager at Reykjavik Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Reykjavík Sightseeing.

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile
Excellent Guided Tour

Overall a really enjoyable, despite the day being very rainy in the morning! Our tour guide Yohanna was very pleasant, funny and attentive throughout. Each stop of one of the sights was 45-60 minutes, which was a good amount of time to have a look...More

Thank Jennifer L
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