Museums

Northern lights with a Plan B and guaranteed departure

Availability: Every day
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Get to see the beautiful northern lights
  • Admire the beautiful starry sky and the Milky Way
  • Learn about the aurora borealis from your expert guide
  • Enjoy a guaranteed departure with a plan B
What to expect

Head out of Reykjavik for an exciting hunt for the spectacular northern lights. Join your expert guides who will bring you to the best places where you will have the highest chances to see the magical dancing lights. They will also tell you a bit about the lights, the science behind them and the myths around the aurora borealis. If the lights don't appear you can still admire a wonderful starry sky with the Milky Way, countless stars and the mysterious moon.

If the chances to see the northern lights are really low you will still depart and enjoy plan B instead. You get to visit Whales of Iceland, an interesting and interactive exhibition where you can learn everything about Whales and the ocean life around Iceland. You will follow your guide around the museum and watch a beautiful video about the northern lights. Finish your plan B tour with a delicious drink.

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What's included
  • Northern lights tour
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • WiFi on transportationPlan B tour
  • 30-40 minute guided tour of the Whales of Iceland
  • 25-minute northern lights tour
  • A drink after the Whales of Iceland tour
  • Drop-off after Whales of Iceland tour
Reduced price
  • Child (1-11 years): free
  • Youth (12-15 years): reduced
Where
  • Umferðarmiðstöðin (BSÍ), 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Meeting point:

Meet your guide at the BSÍ bus stop.

What to remember
  • Remember to dress according to the weather and wear a waterproof jacket with sturdy shoes
  • Please bring thermal layers, a winter hat, scarf, gloves and warm socks on colder days
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When
  • Daily at 9.00pm
  • From 1 October-14 March 2020
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Provider
Reykjavík Excursions
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 activity begins.

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