May - July
2 - 3 ½ hours
At additional cost
The Midnight Sun ATV tour offers you the unique opportunity to enjoy the best views of Reykjavík at sundown. On this popular tour, you will explore the nature found just outside of Reykjavík. You’ll ride to the top of a mountain where you can enjoy picture-perfect views of the city. If you are looking for an evening activity in Reykjavík, we recommend this one. This tour is only available from May and till the end of July!
On the outskirts of Reykjavík, you will find nature’s treasure trove, an area perfect for ATV exploration. For 2 hours you will ride on various terrain in this area. You will drive along Lake Hafravatn and up to the top of Hafrafell mountain. There you can enjoy awe-inspiring views over Reykjavík and feel the magic of the midnight sun.
During this time of year, the sky lights ablaze with a colorful display of gold and orange just before midnight. These colors get more intense as dusk approaches. The sky illuminates for a few magic moments before the sun rises again.
Please note that all drivers on this tour must hold a valid drivers license. Please see the FAQ for more information.
Yes, a valid driver‘s license is required to operate an ATV. If you do not have such a license but are traveling with a partner who does, you can ride on the back of his/her snowmobile.
The standard version of this tour has two persons riding an ATV. This is called a double ride.
You can book the tour with the additional single rider fee (solo), which means that one person rides each ATV.
Please note that if you are traveling solo, you must book this tour with the single rider fee. Double rides are not shared with other guests on the tour.
Yes, this is a great activity for families with kids. Children 6 years and older are welcome on this tour. Children 6-16 years of age ride on the back of an ATV.
No, pickup and dropoff are not included in the tour price but you can add transfer services from Reykjavík at booking.
The transfer cost is 3,500 ISK per person.
The meeting point for this tour is at Lambhagavegur. It takes about 15 minutes to drive there from the center of Reykjavík.
Please note that you must be on location at least 15 minutes before the start of your tour.
GPS Coordinates: N 64° 8°
You will spend 2 hours on the ATV’s. Allow up to 3,5 hours for the whole experience, including transfer to and from Reykjavík.
You should wear warm, comfortable clothing and good, sturdy shoes.
You will be supplied with warm overalls, gloves, balaclava and helmet.
You will be supplied with helmets and other appropriate safety equipment for the ATV tour.
The tour operator reserves the right to alter the itinerary according to weather and road conditions. If a tour is canceled due to bad weather, we will work together to either find another date for you to go on the tour (if possible) or provide you with a full refund.
Reservations can be canceled 24 hours prior to departure without penalty. Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to departure are non-refundable.
Cancellations must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please be mindful of possible time zone differences. Iceland is in the GMT time zone and cancellations must be submitted at least 24 hours before departure in Icelandic local time (GMT).
If you do need to cancel your tour, we recommend that you contact us as soon as possible.