Reykjavik Peak ATV Tour

  • Availability

    All year


    2.5 Hours

  • Difficulty


  • Pickup

    At additional cost

  • Minimum Age

    6 Years

  • Price

    ISK 16.000

Tour Highlights:

  • Hafravatn Lake
  • Hafrafell summit
  • Stunning views over Reykjavík


  • Guided ATV Tour
  • Overalls
  • Helmet
  • Balaclava and gloves

Reykjavik Peak ATV Tour

If you’re looking for a fun excursion while in Reykjavík, the Reykjavik Peak ATV Tour tour is a great choice. With a 1 hour ride on powerful ATV’s, you can get your adrenaline going on the outskirts of Reykjavík. This tour is a great activity for families. Kids from 6 years of age can participate in this tour. 

Reykjavík is a growing city, but it’s surrounded by quaint natural areas. These areas serve as a playground for locals and travelers alike. Just a 15 minutes drive from the city center you’ll find the ATV base camp, ideally located for fun excursions from the city.

Your quad bike tour takes you along the lovely Lake Hafravatn, and various terrains to have fun on. Then it’s onwards and upwards as you bike to the top of Hafrafell mountain – the high point of your journey. From there, you should be able to see the Hengill mountain range, Iceland’s third most active volcanic system, together with Hellisheiði, the geothermal power plant for the capital area. A spectacular view over Faxaflói bay and the whole capital region, Bláfjöll mountain range, and Esja, Reykjavik’s house mountain, is waiting for you.

Please note that all drivers on this tour must hold a valid drivers license. Please see the FAQ for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a valid drivers license to drive an ATV?

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.

What is the difference between a double ride and a single ride?

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.


If we select to ride as a double riders on one bike, are we allowed to swap half way through the the tour to share the fun of driving?

Yes, if you both have a valid driver’s license you swap drivers to share the experience.

Is this tour suitable for children?

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.

Are pickup and drop-off included in this tour?

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.

I have my own vehicle and would like to meet on location. Where is the meeting point for this tour?

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° 

What should I wear on this tour?

You should wear warm, comfortable clothing and good, sturdy shoes.

You will be supplied with warm overalls, gloves, balaclava and helmet.

What safety equipment is included on the ATV tour?

You will be supplied with helmets and other appropriate safety equipment for the ATV tour.

What if the weather is bad, will the tour be canceled?

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.

What is the cancellation policy for this tour?

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

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. 

Our address is Lambhagavegur 19, 113 Reykjavik. Your best option is to put Safari Quads in Google maps and the estimate time is a 15 minute drive from downtown Reykjavik. You will need to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to departure time. Showing up late and missing the departure will result in no refund and we don’t like that! And YES there is free parking at our basecamp 🙂

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