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Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • See the northern lights without the distraction of bright city lights 
  • A guide helps you find the perfect viewing spot during this northern lights tour
  • Enjoy hassle-free pickup and drop-off from Reykjavik 
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Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik
From US$86.09
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Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik
From US$86.09
Overview
Catching sight of the northern lights while in a populous area can be more difficult due to the bright city lights. Head out into the Icelandic countryside's darkness during this guided tour with round-trip transport from Reykjavik. Your guide finds the best spot for viewing the aurora borealis, giving you a better chance to view the light show than if setting out alone.
What to Expect
Your evening begins with pickup at your Reykjavik hotel by small car or minibus. From there you’ll head out deep into the darkened countryside where your tour guide will scout the sky for the first signs of the aurora borealis.

When your guide finds the best place for viewing the northern lights, you'll have plenty of opportunity to get out of the car to view and snap some photos of the dancing lights. Make sure to dress warmly and bring along a few extra layers since you will be standing outside to view the lights.

Although your guide takes you to a location with the best chance of viewing the northern lights, seeing them is not guaranteed. If you don’t get to see the lights on your tour, don’t worry; you’re welcome to join another night’s tour free of charge.

Your northern lights tour ends with a drop-off back in Reykjavik.
Reviews (89)
1 - 5 of 78 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
Comfortable ride. Attentive Driver

We were very fortunate that our driver did not have to work very hard to find the Northern Lights, even though I do not doubt he would have searched for them for hours if necessary.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Arlene A
Reviewed 3 days ago
It worked-we saw the Northern Lights

Great trip. Pavel our guide got us to a good spot and we saw the Northern Lights as we approached our stop. He advised us about apps to help us get good pictures then helped us all make fine adjustments on our phones and cameras...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stacpollagh
Reviewed 5 days ago
We saw the Northern Lights

Arriving on February 1st, we heard this evening would be a good potential to see the lights and we also had good recommendations to go with Magnuss on his tour. Unfortunately he was sold out for the night BUT he called me and hooked us...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thriver62
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Amazing light show

A very unexpected last minute booking but I was so glad I did it! Our guide Pavel drove us out to the countryside and found an amazing spot where we saw the lights within about 5 minutes of arriving! He let us stay there for...More

Thank M2221VDamberc
Reviewed 6 days ago
Good trip & we saw the lights

We booked this trip for our first night in Reykjavík and picked the small group as we had been warned about the large coach tours. The mini bus used for the tour was ok, but filled up quickly and wasn’t the most comfortable. The guide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GruffaloMike
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