Welcome to Extreme Iceland Travel Agency

Use the menu in the upper right corner to browse our tours.

Menu

Extreme Iceland is an all around travel agency and tour operator.
We can take care of everything related to your stay in Iceland...

Tablet menu
A+ A A-

South Coast & Jokulsarlon - 14 hour tour (AH35)

The Glacier Lagoon, it's an amazing experience

 

AH35 South coast Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

The glacial lagoon of Jokulsarlon in the morning light

AH35 South coast Seljalandsfoss waterfall Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall

AH35 South coast boat ride Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

Boat ride on the glacier lagoon

AH35 South Black beach ice blocks Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

Black beach with plenty of ice blocks
as dramatic as diamonds placed on black velvet

AH35 South shore stunning waterfall Skogafoss Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

On the way back you will see stunning waterfall of Skogafoss

This tour takes us through the beautiful provinces of the South of Iceland to the extraordinary glacial lagoon of Jokulsarlon.

Price

Adults: 24 900 ISK per person

Youth (12 -17): 50% discount

Child (0 – 11): free

Maximum 2 children/youth per full paying adult

Operation

SUMMER ~ See booking engine for details

 

Details

Departure: 08:00

Pick up: at 07:15 from your hotel or guesthouse*

Duration: 14 hours

Included: transport is usually in a large bus, boat tour on the lagoon & English guidance

Guidance: Tuesdays and Sundays departures are also guided in German

Saturday departures are also guided in French if booked at least 18 hours prior departure

Excluded: meals and refreshments

You can also send us an email:
info@extremeiceland.is

 

*Important note regarding pickup:

How pick up and drop off works

The pick up coaches collect passengers from over 160 hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik and deliver to the Gray Line Terminal in Holtagardar.

Standing by for pick up

Pick up from hotels and guest houses begins 45 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher. To help ensuring the quickest possible collection we kindly ask you to stand by for pick up in front of your hotel or guest house when pick up begins.

 

Description

On the way, we will pass the charming villages of Hella, Hvolsvollur, Vik and Kirkjubaejarklaustur. We will stop in the town of Vik and at two very impressive waterfalls, Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss.

On this tour you will discover the volcanoes of Hekla and Eyjafjallajokull. Before we arrive at the glacial lagoon we will also discover, in Skaftafell National Park, the glacier of Oraefajokull which has the highest peak in Iceland, Hvannadalshnjukur (2110 m).

Eyjafjallajokull erupted just a couple of years ago and was for a time coated with a "black" shield formed from the ash projected during the eruption, thankfully it has now regained its former white colour! Talking about glaciers, we shall also see Myrdalsjokull together with Vatnajokull, the largest glacier in Iceland.

When we arrive at the lagoon you will have some time to view this stunning area before we take a boat tour on the lagoon. Please note that the boat tours are NOT available during April due to the large amount of ice within the lagoon. The boat trips are expected to start early in May. The boats which carry us are no ordinary boats - they are amphibious vehicles which are as capable of being driven a short distance on land as they are of sailing on the water of the lagoon.

Jokulsarlon began to form in the early 1920s and the lagoon is getting bigger every year. You will see many amazing icebergs formed from the blocks of ice which have broken off from Europe’s biggest glacier, Vatnajokull, as they sail slowly towards the ocean just a kilometre away.

---

Check also:

Our unique two-day tour to Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon and Skaftafell in the South Coast.

 

 

South Coast and Jokulsarlon Lagoon - Book here...

 

Loading...

 

back to top

News and blog

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next

Top ten things to do in summer

10-04-2015 News and Blog

Iceland changes with the seasons and the summer opens up the country for new discoveries and new experiences.

Read more

What's it like to go caving?

12-03-2015 News and Blog

What is it like going down under the Earth and into a cave? What do you bring? What do you wear? What can you expect?! Our intern Selina gives you...

Read more

Another volcanic eruption comes to an en…

02-03-2015 News and Blog

The volcanic eruption in Holuhraun is in the past, but the future of the area is still hot!

Read more
 

Login or Register