South Coast Elements Tour

Are you looking for an action-packed adventure on the South Coast? Then the South Coast Elements tour is the perfect choice for you! On this tour, you will hike on a glacier, take a dip in a remote swimming pool, ride a Fat Bike and see all the major sights on the South Coast. You’ll also explore a cave and much more! This tour is for active travelers that are looking for a full day experience.

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  • Availability

    Feb – Oct

  • DURATION

    14 Hours

  • Difficulty

    Demanding

  • Pickup

    Yes

  • Minimum Age

    14 years

  • Price

    ISK 27.300

Tour Highlights:

  • Seljalandsfoss Waterfall
  • Gljúfrarbúi Waterfall
  • Skógafoss Waterfall
  • Sólheimajökull Glacier Hike
  • Sólheimasandur Desert
  • DC3 airplane wreck
  • Lava Cave

Included:

  • Pickup and dropoff in Reykjavík
  • English speaking guide
  • Small Group (12 persons max)
  • Wi-Fi in the Mini Bus
  • Glacier Walk with safety equipment
  • Cave Tour with safety equipment
  • Fat Bike Tour

Seljalandsfoss

The first stop is at Seljalandsfoss waterfall where you can walk behind and feel the vibrations of the water hitting the ground. Right next to it is the waterfall Gljúfrabúi which is hidden in a small gorge. To see the waterfall you have to balance over stones in the river.

Skógarfoss

Prepare to meet the pearl of the south coast, Skógafoss waterfall. It is dropping 60 metres from a cliff and producing a lot of mist which makes beautiful rainbows in the sunshine. Try to warm up for the glacier by running up the 527 steps to the top!

Sólheimajökull

Your adventure continues at Sólheimajökull glacier, where we will hike up to the glacier tongue Sólheimajökull, which is a part of Mýrdalsjökull, one of the biggest glaciers in Europe.

DC-3 Airplane Wreck

After the glacier hike, we head out to a black sand beach that has also been a site of a DC3 airplane wreck since the fifties. Your guide will show you around and tell you the story of this airplane wreck.

Here you will have the opportunity to jump on a Fat-Bike to explore this area in the coolest way imaginable.

Geothermal Pool

By now, you’ll be waiting to take a dip in Seljavallalaug geothermal pool, which has been chosen one of the best pools in the world. Just make sure to bring along your swimwear to relax in the midst of tranquil scenery.

Secret Lava Cave

Your last stop will not be disappointing, as next you will head to explore the inside of a 5000 year old lava tube, which formed in a volcanic eruption. Reserve this unique tour as soon as possible. It is the only tour that takes you to the plane wreck and all these amazing sights in one day. It´s therefore extremely popular and there is very limited availability. Press choose a date to search for availability.

Price: 27.300 ISK

Departure: 08:00

What you need to bring: Hiking Boots,Rain Gear,Swimwear,Energy Snacks

 

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