Southern Iceland Day Tour"The Southern Iceland tour takes you along the south coast of Iceland to visit two gorgeous waterfalls: Seljalandsfoss where you can walk behind and through to the other site and Skógafoss with its magnificent 60 m drop. Along the way stop at the black sand beach in the small village of Vik for seaside views. You'll also visit the glacier snout of Sólheimajökull an outlet glacier of Mýrdalsjökull an ever changing and moving natural wonder. Hotel pickup and drop-off from select hotels is included."
South Coast of Iceland - Private Day Tour from Reykjavik by Jeep
"You depart from Reykjavik around 8:30 am for a day packed with activity and beautiful sites. Your tour will start with a drive through the Hellisheidi mountain pass along rough lava fields and jets of steam from geothermal power plant at the root of the Hengill central volcano with plenty of steaming boreholes giving the area mystic atmosphere filled with the smell of sulphur. Driving across lowlands you can see the Hekla volcano and then reach Hvolsvollur placing you within the settings mentioned in the Saga of the Burnt Njal. From Hvolsvollur we drive to the east and make a stop at the beautiful Seljalandsfoss where you are able to stand behind this plummeting waterfall. From there you will drive to the Gigjokull outlet glacier from the famous Eyjafjallajokull. In 2010 the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano released massive amounts of ashes into the upper atmosphere. The heat of the eruption melted ice and glaciers
Eyjafjallajokull and Thorsmork Private Super Jeep Tour from Reykjavik
"This one day action-packed tour takes us to Thorsmork. It is a magnificent valley named after Þór (Thor) the god of Thunder.Thorsmork is an oasis of clear water creeks set in a unique location between three glaciers Eyjafjallajökull Mýrdalsjökull and Tindafjallajökull. The ring of glaciers and mountains shield the valley from the harsh weather conditions of the Icelandic highlands which creates ideal conditions for a micro-climate.The diverse flora and magnificent landscape is a must´s see for nature lovers and meltwater from the surrounding glaciers create constantly changing rushing torrents across the valley floor. We then where your driver will let out the throttle for some serious jeep action including splashing through meltwater rivers
Most Viewed Warnings and Dangers in Vestur-Skaftafellssÿsla
The Unpredictable Weather...
As in all of places around Iceland, the weather plays an important part to really see/appreciate the sights, either from the moving vehicles or hikings on your own...Bad weather means you have to be...