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Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls and Beaches Day Tour

  • See Iceland’s south-coast highlights on a day trip from Reykjavik 
  • Explore with a guide for background on each sight
  • See Seljalandsfoss and Skogafass waterfalls, glaciers, and Reynisfjara
Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls and Beaches Day Tour
US$90 per adult
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Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls and Beaches Day Tour
US$89,90 per adult
Most visitors to Iceland concentrate on the Golden Circle, often missing out on the impressive south coast. This full-day tour from Reykjavik is a fuss-free way around the south coast’s attractions, and a convenient alternative to exploring independently. You visit must-sees such as Reynisfja beach and the Skogafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls. Plus, enjoy background on the sights from a guide, and air-conditioned hotel and port transfers in Reykjavik.
What to Expect
After hotel or cruise port pickup in Reykjavik, settle aboard an air-conditioned bus and travel to Iceland’s south coast, famous for its natural beauty.

Head for the small village of Vik, known for its stellar sea views, and walk on the black sands of Reynisfjara beach, admiring its basalt-column cliffs.

Next, continue to the Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Take in the beauty of the fall and walk behind the cascade to Skogafoss, whose waters plunge down a 197-foot (60-meter) drop. Make the most of the many photo ops as the falls and scenery promise some stunning shots.

Finally, take a short walk to the glacier edge of Solheimajokull, a sublet glacier of Myrdalsjokull. The glaciers are constantly moving, and make some of Iceland’s most incredible sights.

Marvel at the sizes of the glaciers before your tour ends with a drop-off at your hotel or another, central location in Reykjavik.
Reviews (558)

1 - 5 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Large group experience

We did this tour with Bustravel. The driver and guide, Flossie were good. But it was a bus of 50 people which meant more waiting at rest stops for the ladies room and time spent getting on and off the bus. Would have preferred a...More

2  Thank Terry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A terrific day trip!

We took a day trip with Bustravel Iceland last week. A small group, 12 people, and a superb guide, Thora. She is professional and knowledgeable. We visited all these beautiful landscapes and a real farm! A bit rushed for sure, but that’s all the time...More

3  Thank aridsdale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience. We saw so much of Iceland with this tour. The guides were outstanding and very happy to teach us about the area, history and the local language. Highly recommend. The waterfalls were the highlight of our trip.

3  Thank MrMay0r
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Thank you (Arni) for an amazing tour of the south of Iceland. It was the best part of my trip. The guide was so entertaining and had a great sense of humour. The WiFi was great, would have been even better with charging ports. I...More

2  Thank Christina S
Bustravel-Iceland, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls and Beaches Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know your experience. We appreciate your kind words about the friendly customer service you received. We will be sure to pass along the compliments. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Very rushed - Southern Iceland tour

Overall, an ok tour, but compared to other tours we took it felt very rushed. For example, we had 30 minutes to hike to the top of the waterfall, run to the bottom, to walk the beach path to the waterfall and get a bathroom...More

14  Thank Kathy B