Guided tour

From Reykjavík: Northern Lights Super Jeep Tour

3.3 / 5

10 reviews

From Reykjavík: Northern Lights Super Jeep Tour

From US$ 147.88 per person

Search for the Northern Lights in the comfort of a super jeep on this several hour tour from Reykjavik. Discover the beauty of this natural phenomenon as your tour guide explains the natural phenomenon's origins and the lore and mysteries surrounding it.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Chase down the phenomenal Northern Lights in a super jeep
  • Gaze at the unrivaled beauty of the Aurora Borealis
  • Learn about the natural phenomenon's cause and the mysteries surrounding it
  • Contemplate the nature of this beautiful occurrence
Full description
Search for the Northern Lights in the comfort of a super jeep. Go where tour buses can't and learn all about this amazing natural phenomenon from an English-speaking guide in a small group setting. Discover firsthand why people from all over the world flock to Iceland in the winter in search of the Aurora Borealis. The Northern Lights are a memorable site and everyone who has seen them will tell you why – they are completely mesmerizing. Given cloudless skies and a little bit of luck, sightings can occur from autumn to early spring. The locals say that the colder it is, the more vibrant and intense the colors will be. Swirling and swaying overhead, the Northern Lights are usually greenish yellow but white, red, and pink lights also frequently appear.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off service to/from Reykjavík
  • Guided super jeep tour accompanied by a certified guide
  • Photos from your tour – guides take photos every time the Northern Lights are spotted
  • A Northern Lights hunt
  • Hot chocolate and biscuits
  • Use of an astronomical telescope
  • Pick-up from private apartments and AirBnBs
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Know before you go

  • Please bring: Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket and pants, good hiking shoes, head-wear, and gloves
  • Please note that hiking shoes, waterproof jacket, and pants can also be rented directly from the operator if notified in advance
  • Minimum age: 6 years old
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.3 /5

based on 10 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.3/5
  • Transportation
    3.5/5
  • Value for money
    2.6/5
  • Safety
    4/5

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Bit sceptical about carrying on with the trip after reading negative reviews but am so glad I carried on. What an amazing experience!! Our guide was both knowledgeable and experienced and really looked after the whole group, we were lucky to have him and he picked an amazing location which ensured we have some amazing memories of iceland.

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February 4, 2020

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January 9, 2020

Weather conditions were bad and the guide was not a good communicator. She seemed to struggle with the language and a way of explaining the phenomenon over-scientifically. There were some language barriers. It was freezing cold. We went to one place and stayed there in the super-jeep which, in reality is a minibus with big wheels. We thought the tour would be more personal and we would try different places. The weather was against us and we were Always very unlikely to see the lights that night

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January 4, 2020

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