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Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik

  • 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 
Northern Lights Small-Group Tour from Reykjavik
From US$82.55
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21:00 / 09:00 PM DepartureMost Popular
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Tour Departs at 20:00 / 08:00 pm
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.
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1 - 5 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Saw them!!!!

We were picked up at bus stop 10 hlemmur square. It was kind of hard to find. Note: across street from 10/11 store. Picked up on time. Comfy van. Treck to find spot was underwhelming. We had to wait for lights. It starts slowly. Then...More

Thank VBPK
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This tour is an absolute must if you visit Iceland in the right season. I'm writing my review 5 mths late because I reviewed the Golden circle Go to Joy Iceland tour (also hugely recommended) and the site wouldn't allow me review another. Having just...More

2  Thank Zahra A
Reviewed 23 April 2018
Fantastic tour with an amazing guide!

We had a wonderful experience on our northern lights tour - our guide was so enthusiastic and determined to give us the best possible view of the lights. The drive up was filled with commentary and information on how to optimize our chances of seeing...More

3  Thank brunonian02
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile
Northern Lights

Fantastic trip - it kept clouding over but our guide wouldn’t give up.... in the end we saw some and he guided us through downloading the right apps and getting some great shots. So glad I went on a small personalised (16 of us) tour...More

1  Thank carolfranklin
Reviewed 28 March 2018
Lucked out with great Northern Lights Night

We had a spectacular evening viewing the Northern Lights. Much of the success in viewing the Lights is luck in terms of: a) visibility-you need a relatively clear night, free of clouds and b) the Lights themselves which is dependent on sunspot prevalence. Makrem, who...More

1  Thank Keeneman
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Sean T
17 September 2018|
Response from Makremson | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your question, we do allow infant but they pay a seat as adult in the Northern Lights Tour, so you need to add the number of traveller in total including the infant. Thank you for your understanding. Best... More
Taylor L
16 August 2018|
Response from Makremson | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately our tour for the Northern lights start the 15.09.2018 wish you good luck, Best Regards.
Julie Q
2 August 2018|
Response from Makremson | Property representative |
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