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Private Sightseeing Day Tour Along Iceland's South Coast

Reynisfjara is a black sand beach in South Iceland.
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Join this fantastic private tour to see some of the most beautiful natural attractions in Iceland, including waterfalls, glaciers and black sand beaches. This tour is an amazing opportunity for guests looking to maximise their sightseeing on the South Coast by ensuring their privacy, and the professionalism of their guide. 

Your guide will pick you up at your location and drive straight to Hvolsvöllur where you will make your first stop at the Lava centre, an exhibition about volcanoes, eruptions and earthquakes. A visit here is sure to get you in the mood for discovering more of Iceland’s nature. 

Next, you will pay a visit to Seljalandsfoss, a powerful waterfall which you can walk behind, thus providing a brilliant and unique perspective of the falls. You will also see Skógafoss, another powerful waterfall on the South Coast. Skógafoss is known for its wider cascade and the legends that tell of treasures hidden behind the cascade.

Soon enough, you will arrive at the domineering Sólheimajökull glacier, truly one of Iceland’s most staggering spectacles. From the ice cap, you will drive towards the black sand beach known as Reynisfjara where you can appreciate the wild surrounding scenery, particularly Reynisdrangar rock stacks.

Vík í Mýrdal is a small, yet picturesque village beside Reynisfjara beach. The guide will make sure to show you around, recommending the best spots for a bite to eat or a spot of souvenir shopping. 

Finally, you will head to Dyrhólaey, a towering rock arch that has become one of the South Coast’s most iconic attractions. Not only do visitors here gain an impressive vantage point over the surrounding landscape, but they can also watch the wide variety of bird life that nests in the cliffsides. After your time here is done, you will head back to your accommodation. 

Don’t hesitate to join this tour today and you too will experience the beauty and majesty of Iceland’s South Coast in privacy. Check availability by choosing a date.  


Pick up and drop off in the south and south west of Iceland
An experienced English speaking guide
Private SUV (Comfortable vehicle )



Daily itinerary

Day 1
Private Sightseeing Day Tour Along Iceland's South Coast - day 1


Our south coast tour is one of the best ways to experience Iceland in one day. We travel to the south where we will find two magnificent waterfalls, Seljalandsfoss and Skógarfoss. One of which we can walk behind for that extra special experience.

We visit the Iceland Erupts visitor center in Þorvaldseyri where you can get to know the massive Eyjafjallajökull volcano.

We visit Skógarfoss, a stunning waterfall with that is believed to hold a pot off gold at it’s bottom. From there we go and see the magnificent headland Dyrhóley with it’s charming lighthouse on top and rough seas around it.

We also travel to Reynisfjara which is one of the most stunning black beaches in the world. From there you can see far out to the sea on a clear day and get to experience the ferocity of the Atlantic ocean.

And last but not least we visit the beautiful town Vík í Mýrdal, the southernmost village in Iceland.

What to bring

Warm Outdoor Clothing
Outer Layer
Hiking Shoes
Gloves and wool/fleece hat

Good to know

Please do not wear jeans or sneakers in winter season. Due to natural hazards such as volcanic eruption, earthquake, flood, bad weather or any other forces of nature, the provider reserves the right to amend the itinerary in these circumstances and refunds or other options will be given. The Icelandic weather is prone to sudden changes and we can not guarantee all tours go as planned on the day of travel.

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