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Itinerary

Meet your driver and guide in the lobby of your hotel at 8:30am. Begin your day with a visit to the two great waterfalls of the South Coast, Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss, continuing to visit lesser known and more secret waterfalls including Glufrabui, Kvernufoss, and Irafoss. From there you'll drive beneath the great Eyjafjallajokull glacier volcano and the Myrdalsjokull glacier cap. 

Head next Solheimajokull glacier, where you'll take a hike on its blue-ice surface (weather permitting) for around 1.5-hours. Get up close and personal with this "sleeping ice giant." A bit further is the great Reynisfjara beach, where the sea crashes upon black sands and hexagonal basalt columns and rock stacks tower over the surroundings.

In one day, see two volcanoes and discover five amazing waterfalls.  A perfect tour for the curious tourist and the inquisitive nature lover. You'll spend a minimum of 45 minutes at each stop to fully enjoy and experience these amazing attractions, both with the help of the guide and on your own, if you wish.

Please note: This tour takes up to 12 hours. Meals are not included but you will stop for a lunch break and for a coffee break in the afternoon.

IMPORTANT: The glacier hike may be cancelled due to weather and/or safety reasons. In that case, other activities will be put in its place when possible. Otherwise, a partial refund will be given.

Tour ends at approximately 9pm with drop-off at your hotel.

Locations visited
Seljalandsfoss
Skogafoss
Solheimajokull Glacier
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Overview
Marvel at some of Iceland’s most scenic waterfalls and glaciers along its south coast during this 12-hour small-group adventure from Reykjavik. Travel with no more than 15 guests as you visit the well-known torrents at Skogafoss and Seljalandsfoss, and then explore lesser-known waterfalls like Kvernufoss and Irafoss. You’ll also take a hike on Solheimajokull glacier and check out Reynisfjara Beach.
Highlights
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
Glacier hike, waterfalls, black beach

This was a spectacular trip, great guide. This was definitely a highlight of our 5 days in Iceland. Don’t miss it! Wear layers- rain gear, bring hat and gloves too for glacier climbing

Thank elanakastner
Reviewed 11 July 2018
Do this tour!

I had limited time in Iceland and only able to do 2 day trips - this one I loved! We saw the major waterfalls Skogafoss, Selijandfoss - but also several others including Urridafoss and a small private one owned by the Nice family that owns...More

Thank biyapi
Reviewed 4 July 2018
AMAZING!!

My son and I decided to spend a week in Iceland and the South Coast Waterfalls was our first adventure. We visited many waterfalls and went hiking on a glacier! Our guide Giuseppe was a remarkable tour guide! He gave us so much information about...More

Thank anner0dgers
Reviewed 20 June 2018
Great trip, awesome guide/driver but

We did the south coast waterfalls and Glacier small hiking tour with Nicetravel on June 12. This day was special because it was our daughters 14th birthday. We were lucky to have David as our driver and Lucia as our guide. These 2 guys were...More

Thank mnsweeps
NiceTravel-Iceland, General Manager at Nicetravel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear guest, thank you very much for your kind words about our guides, Davide and Lucia. Regarding the waterfalls issue, the reason is was not possible to visit the other 2 waterfalls was because on the day of the tour the walking conditions there were...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile
AWEsome - absolutely wonderful trip!

I cannot rave about this trip enough! It was not only full of awe-inspiring sites, but also our guide Lucia and driver David were amazing! Lucia was able to share a wealth of knowledge with wit and humor unparalleled on my other trips in Iceland!...More

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