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Magical Aurora Borealis Adventure in a Minibus from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • 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
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Magical Aurora Borealis Adventure in a Minibus from Reykjavik
From US$94.30
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10pm DepartureMost Popular
For the 10pm Departure, pick up starts a 9:30pm.
US$94.30
9pm Departure
For the 9pm Departure, pick up starts a 8:30pm.
US$94.30
Overview
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.
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1 - 5 of 8 reviews

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

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile
Excellent customer service

Very enjoyable trip. Excellent staff with brilliant customer service. Would highly recommend them to anyone going to Iceland.

Thank alice_timlin89
Freyja G, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear alice_timlin89 Thank you for this feedback, we really appreciate it. Hopefully we will be able to welcome you again in the future. Best regards, Freyja

Reviewed 29 March 2018
To the Northern Lights!

I want to write a special thank you to Klemmi, our devoted lead on the Aurora Adventure. Despite the bad weather, he drove far and wide and called every source he could to try and find us a view of the lights. And even though...More

Thank Edwin C
Larissa W, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Edwin C, Thank you for your review and your nice words, they really mean a lot to us - especially Klemmi, I will make sure to let him know how much you enjoyed his company. We're sorry to hear that the Northern lights were...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018
A perfect host, a small group and the Northern Lights in full flow!

We chose one of the mini-bus tours due to the positive things we'd read and, even more so, the hope that something a little more focused would bring us a more unique evening and... we were very lucky to be right! Clemmy was our host...More

1  Thank Dan B
Larissa W, Sales at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Dear Dan B, thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback on the tour, we really appreciate it. We are more than happy to hear that your tour with Klemmi was so fantastic - not only that, even the lights...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Chasing Northern Lights - an adventure!

We were very privileged to see the Northern Lights on our first night in Iceland. Clemmy was so charismatic, friendly and knowledgeable. At the beginning of our tour he gave a great summary on the scientific aspects of the Northern Lights, thereby managing our expectations...More

Thank claires12018
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