Northern lights tour in Reykjavik by boat
Activities

Northern lights tour in Reykjavik by boat

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Everyday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours 20 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy the northern lights from the water
  • Observe Reykjavik city from the coastline
  • Stay warm with the provided overalls
  • Learn from your experienced English-speaking guide
What to expect

Get ready for a unique experience on the sea. Head out on a breathtaking adventure to observe the Northern Lights from the water. These bright dancing lights are a beautiful natural phenomenon that's famous for it's mystery. Not only will you see the northern lights, but you can also enjoy an incredible view over the city Reykjavik from the coastline.

Relax in the heated indoor cabins and listen to the experienced English-speaking guide. Or stay outside wearing the warm overalls provided.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • 2-2.5 hour boat tour
    • English-speaking guide on board
    • Warm flotation overalls
    • Heated indoor cabins with toilet facilities
    • Complimentary seasickness tablets available
    What's not included
    • Snacks and drinks
    • Pick-up available for extra charge, contact local supplier directly to confirm
    Reduced price
    • Child (0-6 years): free
    • Youth (7-15 years): reduced
    • Families (2 adults and 2 kids up to 15 year): reduced
    Where
    • Hlésgata Vesturbugt F101, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
    Meeting point:

    The tour departs from our local supplier's office (Reykjavik Sailors) in the old harbor in the center of Reykjavik.

    What to remember
    • Please be at the meeting point at least 30-minutes before scheduled departure
    • Dress warm and wear good footwear because it might be colder on the water
    • On the day of the tour check the DAIL DIARY on our local supplier's website to see if there is any important information regarding your tour
    • Pick-up is possible for an extra cost, to use pick-up please confirm the place and time directly with the local operator, you can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • Please be aware that due to environmental reasons during certain times of the year the trips may be delivered on a shared boat with partners of our local supplier ensuring the environment is kept pristine by making sure fewer boats are on the water
    • Please note: northern lights are a natural activity governed by the laws of the weather. If the trip is canceled due to bad weather, the ticket is refunded if the following tour was not joined before or you can change your reservation to the next available day
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    When
    • Daily
    • September at 10.00pm
    • October-14 March at 9.00pm
    • 15 March-15 April at 10.00pm
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    Provider
    Reykjavik Sailors
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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