South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon tour from Reykjavík
Excursions & day trips

South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon tour from Reykjavík

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 14 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get up close to picturesque waterfalls
  • Enjoy the spectacular scenery of Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon
  • See one of the largest ice caps in Europe, Vatnajökull glacier
What to expect

You will pass the southern edge of the mighty Vatnajökull Glacier roughly midway between Reykjavik and Jökulsárlón glacier Lagoon, offering magnificent views of glaciers, rivers and endless plains of sand. Vatnajökull Glacier National Park stretches over an area of 14,000 square kilometers.

Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon will keep your eyes wide open and will take your breath away. Packed with icebergs in various shades of white and blue, the lagoon‘s extraordinary scenery is popular with travelers, photographers and filmmakers from all over the world.

Specialized amphibious vehicles will take you out onto the lagoon sailing among the enormous chunks of ice. Various bird species can be seen feeding in and around the lagoon, and seals are a common sight both at the mouth of the lagoon and at the seaside beach.

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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
    • Pick-up/drop-off in Reykjavik
    • Round-trip transportation
    • Professional tour guide
    • Boat tour on Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon (except in October - April)
    Reduced price
    • Children (0-11): free
    • Youth (12-17): reduced
    Where

    Klettagarðar 4, 104 Reykjavík

    Meeting point:

    Pick-up from hotels and guesthouses in Reykjavik starts 30 minutes before the tour starting time.

    IMPORTANT: You will be asked for your hotel address during checkout, but please confirm the pick-up time (and place) directly with the local operator using the contact details on your booking voucher.

    If you will not be making use of the complimentary pick-up service, you can check in at the Gray Line Bus Terminal at least 15 minutes before departure.

    What to remember
    • From October through April, boat tours on the lagoon are suspended due to high volumes of icebergs
    • The tour is by default guided in English
    • Additional languages are available as follows: German: Sundays (All year), French: Saturdays (All year), Mandarin: Wednesdays (All year) Thursday (Sept-May)
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    When
    • Every day at 8.00am
    • Pick up starts 30 minutes before the tour departure time
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    Provider
    Gray Line Iceland
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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