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Northern Lights Tour from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • Maximize your chances of seeing the northern lights on this evening tour
  • Your guide takes you to the best places to spot the elusive phenomenon 
  • Hassle-free round-trip transportation from your central Reykjavik hotel
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Northern Lights Tour from Reykjavik
From US$ 49.00
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Overview
Many travelers want to see the northern lights in Iceland, but without a guide, it can be hard to know where to spot them. On this evening tour from Reykjavik, your driver and guide will take you to the best spots to view the northern lights. If you don’t spot them, rebook the tour for another night free of charge. Hotel pickup and drop-off ensures a seamless experience.
What to Expect
Start your evening northern lights adventure with a pickup from your central Reykjavik hotel. Drive out of the city, heading toward clearer skies and some of the best spots from which to see the northern lights.

Your guide explains why the aurora occurs, and the science behind the variations in its brightness and color. Head to locations where you are most likely to spot the lights based on the weather and “Aurora forecast.”

Follow the lights, admire them, and take pictures if you’ve brought a camera. If you don‘t see any, book the tour again free of charge on another night

Journey back to Reykjavik, where the tour ends with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Reviews (162)

1 - 5 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
What a show

We had a clear night for viewing. The northern lights came out and did not disappoint. A good 60% of the sky was covered at one point. It was quite cold so prepare for it.

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 6 days ago
Staff was great.

Conditions weren't that great to see but the staff did everything they could. We did get some photos and glimpses of the lights but that is just how it goes. The staff was very helpful with information including camera setting (THANKS!). Yes it was cold,...More

Thank the0rgans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Worth it! Download an app to take pictures with your smartphone

We were super lucky to have a clear night and got to see the lights. You’ll have to take my word for it because I couldn’t figure out how to change my regular camera’s shutter-speed nor did I realize until it was all over that...More

8  Thank Cheri V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Wrap up you are standing around on freezing cold for hours !!

It's unpredictable if you see them or not - it is a wonderful experience but please wrap up very well and bring snack - it's a very long cold night and on our night a couple brought their baby which seemed a bit cruel on...More

2  Thank HelenAthenaTroy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Best experience while in Iceland!

We got to see the lights and it was amazing. Honestly, even if they lights werent visible, just to see the stars and the milky way on a pitch black mountain would have been enough. One thing to know of that you will find many...More

8  Thank Alex C
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