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South Shore Adventure

BSI Bus Terminal | Vatnsmyrarvegi 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Must do if in Iceland!

Perfect day trip! All stops are perfect length and we even got some Jonas bonuses from our guide... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Tee M
via mobile
Great Bus Trip

The tour was very good, we saw two beautiful waterfalls, a glacier, and a black sand beach. It was... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
rzandc
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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This tour is ideal for nature lovers of all kinds. You will have an opportunity to stand behind the plummeting Seljalandsfoss waterfall, walk up to the skógarfoss waterfall and gaze at the formations.We travel along the South coast of Iceland as far as Vík í Mýrdal a small charming village surrounded by beautiful high bird cliffs.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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BSI Bus Terminal | Vatnsmyrarvegi 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Perfect day trip! All stops are perfect length and we even got some Jonas bonuses from our guide, Jonas. Awesome guy who enjoys his job. So glad we took this trip. Rainbows and waterfalls galore!

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The tour was very good, we saw two beautiful waterfalls, a glacier, and a black sand beach. It was a very long day with lots of driving and the stops at some of the sites were too short, for example we only had 20 minutes...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

This was definitely my favourite tour out of this and the golden circle, so if you have the opportunity to do this tour, do it! The waterfalls are beautiful, the black sand beach was cool and the little village of Vik was cute as well!...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This was the third tour of our trip in Iceland and by far the best. The sights were truly amazing. Despite an obnoxiously strong wind, each location was thoroughly enjoyable. Our tour guide, Andres, was an absolute delight, full of an amazing amount knowledge, anecdotes...More

Thank Bernie S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If spending 11 hours on a Reykavik Excursions bus is your idea of a good time If you thrill to the idea of exploring a moonscape of rocks and falling water If your idea of a sporting Sunday afternoon is to explore the foot of...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

The south shore adventure was a fantastic, organised tour. We had a very good tour guide, who provided so much information about Iceland, the glaciers and even lots of local knowledge. During this tour we got to see two magnificent waterfalls, the famous black beach...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We went on this tour and for the price it was probably the best value. The tour guide (forget his name now but he used to be a physics teacher!) was the best tour guide of all our trips. He was really informative and went...More

1  Thank imran2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We booked the South Shore Adventure with Reykjavik Excursions and were collected from nearby to our hotel at 8.30am we then joined a tour bus at the BSI for a 10 hour trip. The coach was warm and comfortable with free WiFi and charging points...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately on the day we went the weather was dreadful so several of the places we were due to visit we didn’t get to see. I’m sure had the weather been better it would have been a completely different experience, we were prepared for the...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Did the South Shore tour with Reykjavik Excusions... tour guide Svenni Really good very knowledgeable and friendly 😀😀😀driver Bjorn very safe. Enjoyed the glacier, geysers and waterfalls fabulous experience want to go again !!

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Tahia S
14 April 2018|
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Response from imran2018 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! If you’re wanting to see all three on the same day sadly I think you’ll be too pushed given your timings unless you hire a car. If you do that from the airport and plan your routes precisely and visit the... More
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DanOliver1989
22 October 2017|
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Response from ReykjavikExcursions | Property representative |
Hello future South Shore Adventure traveler Lunch is not included in tour price but during a fulltime excursion we do stop for lunch at a local restaurant, i.e. in the village Vík on this tour. Hopefully you will enjoy the... More
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11 October 2017|
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