Black Sand Beach
Reykjavik

Black Sand Beach tours and experiences

Thanks to its volcanic landscape, Iceland is home to many black sand beaches. The most famous is Reynisfjara, found on the South Coast of Iceland, jus...

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Discover the wonders of Snæfellsnes National Park
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Discover the wonders of Snæfellsnes National Park

Discover the Snæfellsnes peninsula in West Iceland and visit small fishing villages, black sand beaches and the iconic Kirkjufell mountain. Book your tickets online today.

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Duration up to 13 hours 30 minutes

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South coast and Jökulsárlón sightseeing day-tour from Reykjavík
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South coast and Jökulsárlón sightseeing day-tour from Reykjavík

Enjoy a full-day tour along the South Coast of Iceland and let you surprise by the amazing panoramic Icelandic views.

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Duration up to 14 hours

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ATV ride in South Iceland from Reykjavík
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ATV ride in South Iceland from Reykjavík

Discover South Iceland on an adventurous day trip by ATV and see black lava sand beaches, Dyrhólaey peninsula and Douglas DC-3 plane wreck on Sólheimasandur. Book your tickets online with us.

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Duration up to 10 hours 30 minutes

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South Coast tour and ATV black beach trip
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South Coast tour and ATV black beach trip

On this Quad bike tour, you will see all the highlights of the South, waterfalls, black sand beaches and the infamous DC3 plane wreck. All in all this tour is an unforgettable experience of conflicting landscapes where nature envelops the traveler in its warm embrace.

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Duration up to 11 hours

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Small-group South Coast: glacier, waterfalls and black beaches
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Small-group South Coast: glacier, waterfalls and black beaches

Explore the Icelandic nature at its best on a guided tour of the south shore of Iceland. See glacier, cliffs, waterfalls, black beaches and a lot more!

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Duration up to 10 hours

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Day trip to South Iceland, waterfalls and Black Sand Beach from Reykjavík
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Day trip to South Iceland, waterfalls and Black Sand Beach from Reykjavík

Experience the black volcanic beaches and basalt rock formations of Reynisfjara, breathtaking waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Eyjafjallajökull glacier.

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Duration up to 10 hours

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Private safari to Eyjafjallajökull and black beach
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Private safari to Eyjafjallajökull and black beach

Head out to admire the famous Eyjafjallajökull volcano, the spectacular black sand beach and walk behind the impressive Seljalandsfoss waterfall

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Duration up to 10 hours

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Glacier hiking and South Coast tour from Reykjavík
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Glacier hiking and South Coast tour from Reykjavík

Enjoy a tour of the South Coast in the relaxing comfort of a minibus and enjoy a thrilling adventure climbing waterfalls and hiking a glacier.

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Duration up to 12 hours

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New Years firework cruise in Reykjavík
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New Years firework cruise in Reykjavík

Experience the New Years Eve like never before. Get on board a luxury boat with bar and a glass of Champagne to toast the clock as it strikes midnight. And then get ultimate views of the fireworks.

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FlyOver Iceland
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FlyOver Iceland

Soar over the land, sea, and ice without the fear of actually traveling to do so with this immersive flight experience that utilizes state-of-the-art technology to give the guests the feeling of a real flight.

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Thorsmork and Eyjafjallajokull day tour
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Thorsmork and Eyjafjallajokull day tour

Visit the elegant and unique waterfall, walk behind his falling stream, and see the beauty of nature from another viewpoint. Hike through the breathtaking popular hiking area in Iceland and finish your tour with an exhilarating super jeep tour.

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Duration up to 8 hours
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Borgafjörður and into the glacier day tour
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Borgafjörður and into the glacier day tour

This tour will take you on a journey passed the hot springs which have the highest flow in Europe on to the glacier and ice caves where you can explore inside the man-made tunnels that make you feel like you are in another world.

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Duration up to 8 hours
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Jökulsárlón day tour
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Jökulsárlón day tour

One of the longest tours from the capital but also one of the most recommended, visit the stunning glacial lagoon that is constantly changing and step into what feels like another world with hues of blue and mirror-like reflections.

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Duration up to 12 hours
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Retreat Spa at the Blue Lagoon
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Retreat Spa at the Blue Lagoon

Enjoy a more intimate entrance to the mineral-rich waters of the Blue Lagoon and enter the Retreat Spa included with a private changing room, towels, slippers, bath robes and skin care

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Duration up to 4 hours
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Mountains and Medows  horse back tour
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Mountains and Medows horse back tour

If you have little experience or have never gone for a ride on an Icelandic horse before, this tour will give you a great chance of what our steeds have to offer.

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ATV ride and Golden Circle tour
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ATV ride and Golden Circle tour

Enjoy a thrilling 1 hour ATV tour on a mountain in the outskirts of Reykjavik city in the morning, and then visit the most famous natural sights in Iceland on a guided tour of the Golden Circle.

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Duration up to 9 hours
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Reykjavík city sightseeing by minibus
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Reykjavík city sightseeing by minibus

Join on this comprehensive minibus tour of Reykjavik City, visiting all the major sites and interesting locations that are found in Reykjavik.

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Duration up to 3 hours
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Small group Northern Lights tour
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Small group Northern Lights tour

See one of the unique wonders of the world in this small group tour, accompanied by an expert guide and keeping warm with a hot beverage.

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Duration up to 4 hours
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Full-day tour to Borgarfjörður the silver circle
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Full-day tour to Borgarfjörður the silver circle

Head out to explore the lesser-known hidden treasures of Iceland and visit Borgarfjörður where you get to explore a glacier from the inside and drive on Kaldidalur road

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Duration up to 10 hours
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Private caves and midnight wonders exploration
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Private caves and midnight wonders exploration

Explore the midnight wonders of Iceland and venture into the earth during a walk through a lava cave and finish your day with a shrimp dinner

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Duration up to 6 hours
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Private super jeep tour through the valley of Thor
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Private super jeep tour through the valley of Thor

Explore the valley of Thor with beautiful landscapes, enjoy a walk behind the Seljalandsfoss impressive waterfall and visit a Game of Thrones filming location

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Duration up to 10 hours
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History walking tour in Reykjavik
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History walking tour in Reykjavik

Fun and informative walking tour and traditional lunch covering the history and modern lifestyle of Iceland

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Duration up to 2 hours 30 minutes
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The inside story

Thanks to its volcanic landscape, Iceland is home to many black sand beaches. The most famous is Reynisfjara, found on the South Coast of Iceland, just beside the small fishing village of Vik. The distinctive black sand forms from eroded volcanic rock creating this strikingly unique landscape where the black sand contrasts the white powerful waves of the Atlantic.

With full day trips to multi-stop tours available departing from Reykjavík there is a lot more than just the black sand beach to see. The area also offers some impressive sights including the odd rock face of columnar basalt, looming cliffs, hidden caves and the magnificent Reynisdrangar sea stacks that rise from the ocean at the foot of Reynisfjall mountain.

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Black Sand Beach CX7J+5P Vik, Iceland (black sand beach) Reykjavik