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Northern Lights Minibus Tour from Reykjavik Including Free Photos

  • 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
Northern Lights Minibus Tour from Reykjavik Including Free Photos
From USD 84.44
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20:30pm DepartureMost Popular
Reykjavik pick up starts a 8:30pm.
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21:30 Departure
Reykjavik pick up starts a 9:30pm.
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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 (21)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
We were lucky

Had booked this tour several weeks previously and we were lucky to see the lights. The previous night’s tour had been cancelled because of poor weather. We drove out of Reykjavik and saw the lights on a clear night. The knowledgeable guide took photos which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Topsy11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Nothing magical

The bus driver picked us up on time, but it was a wet day with obvious cloud cover. We had checked the chance of clearing weather and the websites all said there was a minimal chance (close to zero) if seeing lights. We went to...More

1  Thank 968katrinav
Camelia Andreea G, Sales at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear 968katrinav, We are sorry to hear that the tour did not meet your expectations but we have to keep in mind that Icelandic weather it's very unpredictable and it can change surprisingly fast. We have a team of specialists that is checking and reviewing...More

Reviewed 15 December 2018
Cloudy nights - no lights

During our trip to Iceland, we unfortunately missed our best chance to see the Northern Lights, which was the night we arrived (Dec 2). This was to be the only clear night during our trip, but we didn't know it at the time. Anyway, we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frank B
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I really enjoyed the tour, but I did not like my photo that came out very dark. I understand that it is difficult to take a photo, but only had one photo of me, when other participants took more photos. But, the tour was really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vanessaorfao
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile
Mediocre Tour Company

I was torn how to review this company. When it comes to the guides, they were great. Friendly and informative. When it came to the customer service, not great. First off, we had 4 tours cancelled. I understand this is due to inclement weather, however...More

Thank laurzie27
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