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Magical Aurora Borealis Adventure in a Minibus from Reykjavik

  • Head out of the city to a countryside location picked for its optimal aurora-viewing opportunities
  • No-fuss pickup and drop-off from several points in Reykjavík
  • Make use of the free onboard Wi-Fi to upload and share your photos
Magical Aurora Borealis Adventure in a Minibus from Reykjavik
From US$91.86
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10pm DepartureMost Popular
For the 10pm Departure, pick up starts a 9:30pm.
9pm Departure
For the 9pm Departure, pick up starts a 8:30pm.
Spotting the northern lights is notoriously tricky. Greatly increase your chances on this tour from Reykjavík that takes you out into the countryside and away from the light pollution of the city. The exact location of the tour depends on each night's weather conditions and forecast but be confident that your experience aurora-hunter guides will find the most optimal spot to see the magical light show.
What to Expect
Your northern lights hunt starts with an evening pick up from the authorized pickup locations in the Reykjavik area. From the city, you will escape the light pollution and head for the darkness of the countryside that provides the best opportunities to catch the natural wonder that is the Northern Lights. Following the Aurora and cloud forecast, each day the Northern Lights expert optimize the best spots for witnessing the dancing lights. The tour can take up to 4 hours whereas try to hunt down the swirling lights. Although impossible to guarantee the lights are an unforgettable experience and something you will definitely not forget if you are lucky enough to catch them.
Reviews (12)
1 - 5 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
Aurora Hunt in 2 Nights

We first reluctantly booked with Arctic Adventures after waiting to hear back from contacting them through their contact system. Despite not having heard anything a few days before our trip, we booked and hoped for the best. The first night (October 10, 2018) was pretty...More

Thank hr404
Reviewed 1 week ago
Irresponsible Guide and Irresponsible Arctic Adventures

My wife and I booked the Magical Auroras - Northern lights in a minibus adventure tour on 19. Sep. The time booked was 21:30. The name of the guide was pronounced something like "Be"-"on"-"ni". He came 15 minutes late. On the way to pick up...More

3  Thank smallc l
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing Borealis!!!

Before we even got to our first stop...not even a half hour out of Reykjavik we saw them! And what a sight it was! Both exhilarating and peaceful. Simon was a fabulous guide- knowledgeable, fun, great soundtrack and explanation of the phenomenon. He took amazing...More

Thank smfairbanks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great excursion

We were lucky and we saw the lights while we were still driving towards our final destination. Our guide Nick was excellent. His pictures were very good, not as overexposed as some of the pics have seen others take. He played nice magical music for...More

1  Thank LydiaG742
Reviewed 14 April 2018
Wonderful trip

We absolutely loved this trip, despite the Northern Lights only showing themselves as a tiny green pulse in the sky. The key to the trip was Klemmy, our fabulous guide. He was expert and friendly, a great communicator, and worked hard to give us a...More

Thank ConstantReader4
Mariana L, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear ConstantReader4, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this review. We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us. We do feel sorry that you were only able to see some portion of the lights. The...More

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