Lava Tube Caving & Adrenaline filled ATV excursion – Explore Iceland Below & above in one day!
There is much to see in Iceland, but only so much time. That’s where our combo tours help you make the most of your time in Reykjavik… and what a combination – A fascinating Lava tube cave followed by 1hr – adrenaline-filled ATV action in the mountains near Reykjavik.
PART 1 – Raufarhólshellir Lava tube Cave.
More than 5,200 years ago was this magnificent lava cave created, the cave formed as a lava tube during the Leitahraun eruption and is the 4th largest lava tunnel ever to be found in Iceland. Measuring 1360 meters at length and 10-30 meters wide – depending on where you standing at. It's truly an incredible experience to go inside the cave and see the natural colors around the cave that were created in the volcanic formation of the tunnel.
Our experienced guide will come to pick you up from your local accommodation in Reykjavik in the morning, Pick up will start at 8:00. The drive to the cave is about 30 min outside Reykjavik. When arriving at the lava tube cave will our team dress you up with a helmet and a torchlight before exploring the underworld.
After the caving tour will you be brought back to your original pick up location where you will have a short lunch break, we highly suggest grabbing lunch or going for a city walk in between.
The duration of the Lava tube caving will take 3hrs in total.
PART 2 - 1hr Reykjavik Peak ATV adventure
Next up, is pick up by Safari Quads for the adrenaline pumping 1hr Reykjavik Peak. Our highly trained 4x4 guides will come and pick you up from your local accommodation at 13:00 and bring you to Safari Quads basecamp – Where we will suit you up with warm gear and get you ready to jump on the ATV and speed up the mountain yard near Reykjavik. On our 1hr Reykjavik Peak will we drive with you past Hafravatn water and up Hafrafell mountain where waits you incredible views above Reykjavik and the whole peninsula around. Sometimes on a clear day, you can even see Snæfellsnes Glacier across the Ocean.
Note, that this tour is a combination tour operated by 2 separate operators.
The weather changes quickly in Iceland, so don't be caught unawares. It is always a good idea to bring a sweater or wear layers which you can remove if you get too warm.
this is a COMBO tour with 2 activities This is a DOUBLE rider Option for the ATV ride, if you wish to be a SOLO rider the price is 4000 ISK additionally - Paid upon Arrival, please send us an email at Safari@safari.is if you wish to upgrade to SOLO rider