Popular Winter Tours in Iceland | Icelandic Winter Travel

Winter in Iceland - Popular Winter Tours

Tours and excursions during the winter season

  • Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon - Minibus Tour

    Two-days glacier hiking from Reykjavik

    Take a two day tour to the amazing Glacier Lagoon which gives you the possibility of experiencing the waterfalls and glaciers of South Iceland, the lagoon filled with icebergs and with a little luck - the northern lights!

    2 days
    All year
  • Snaefellsnes Peninsula and Auroras

    Northern Lights, ocean view and caving tour

    Scenic winter tour with great ocean view, northern lights hunting and an easy cave exploration in Cave Vatnshellir, making this two-day tour great value for money. Truly stunning and varied landscape. Operated in a minibus.

    2 days
  • Sensational Iceland - Glacier Hike & South Coast

    Minibus tour with northern lights hunting

    Explore the South Coast, go glacier hiking, see amazing waterfalls, visit a black-sand beach and then hunt for the Northern Lights if possible. This minibus tour from Reykjavik gives you the opportunity to make the most of your holiday.

    11-12 hours
  • Jokulsarlon and Ice Caving - South Coast

    Overnight tour from Reykjavik - 2 days / 1 night

    All-in-one two day package tour from Reykjavik, where we will be chasing blue ice. First, the ice caves, and then the glacier lagoon of Jokulsarlon. We will search for the northern lights on both days. Accommodation in a country hotel.

    2 days
    Nov - Mar
  • Golden Circle Surprise

    Minibus Tour with Aurora Hunt

    Explore the Golden Circle in a minibus. We will visit a national park (Thingvellir), a geothermal area and Gullfoss Falls. We will also search for the northern lights. This minibus tour gives you the chance to make the most of your day.

    11-12 hours
    Sep - Apr
  • Ultimate ICESCAPE - Glacier Hike in Skaftafell

    A strikingly surreal labyrinth of millennial ice

    This activity tour takes you safely with an expert glacier guide among the crevasses and glacier sculptures of Svínafellsjökull glacial tongue in Skaftafell nature reserve. You'll be totally surrounded by the majestic scenery and experience the power of the living glacier.

    2-3 hours
  • Golden Circle in a Super Jeep - with Snowmobiling

    Super Truck tour and snowmobiling on Langjokull Glacier

    The Golden Circle tour allows visitors to get in touch with some of Iceland’s most exciting and famous natural phenomena. Among sightseeing places are Thingvellir National Park, Geysir hot spring area, Gullfoss (the Golden Waterfall) and Langjokull, the second biggest glacier in Iceland.

    ~10 hours
    All year
  • Highland Exposure - Super Jeep & Hot Springs in Hveravellir

    The stunning highlands in winter and northern lights

    See one of worlds most beautiful hot spring areas hidden in the Icelandic highlands. Become acquainted with our cuisine and legends. Bathe in natural hot pools. When darkness comes we'll enjoy the magical atmosphere created by the moon, stars and possibly the northern lights.

    5 days
    Oct - Apr
  • Jokulsarlon, Golden Circle and Ice Caving

    South Coast, glacier hiking and ice caving + northern lights hunting

    3 days and 2 nights of breathtaking landscapes, hiking on ice-blue glaciers, visiting a crystal ice cave, the Golden Circle and the Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. We will search for the northern lights every evening.

    3 days
    Nov - Mar
  • Landmannalaugar in Time of Northern Lights

    Three day tour, relax in highland geothermal pool

    A journey of unforeseen challenges, bathe in the stunning geothermal natural pool in mid winter and enjoy being alone with nature, surrounded by the stars and the dancing northern lights.

    3 days
    Nov - Apr
  • Volcanic Veins - Caving tour

    Minibus tour from Reykjavik

    Available all year long, this speleology tour takes you to unique locations in Iceland’s most spectacular lava tube caves and craters. These beautiful, natural phenomena were created when the surface lava solidified but magma continued to flow in tunnels.

    ~3.5 hours
    All year
  • Earth and Sky

    Caving and Northern Lights by Super Jeep

    From the centre of the earth to the sky. Experience the natural wonders in Iceland. First we go caving and then we search for the northern lights. Operated in a Super Jeep, small groups for a better experience.

    ~6 hours
  • Volcanic Veins and Golden Circle

    A full day tour with stunning natural features

    Lava tube caving might be a completely new experience for you. But that's what Iceland is all about! In cave Leidarendi you get to explore the geological history of the island, from within! In the afternoon you join the Golden Circle express tour where you'll see the main attractions of Iceland.

    10 hours
    All year
  • Volcanic Veins and Whale Watching

    The discovery of wild nature near Reykjavik

    Lava tube caving and whale watching combines your interest in volcanoes and wildlife. Cave Leidarendi reveals the hidden mysteries of our island's recent geological history. In the afternoon you join a whale watching tour from the Reykjavik marina.

    ~7 hours
    All year
  • King of Caves

    Cave Raufarholshellir - Iceland's 3rd largest lava tube cave

    More than just "scratching the surface" during your Icelandic experience, this cave adventure is surely off the beaten path. In the winter time a lot of ice forms in the forward section of the cave and almost every stone is coated with a thin crust of ice, which makes it hazardous to walk around the cave.

    ~7 hours
    All year
  • Horse Riding in Iceland - Lava Tour

    Outdoor fun for individuals and families

    An adventurous ride into the lava fields surrounding Mt. Helgafell volcano and to the old Kaldársel sheep corral. A good opportunity to get to know the Icelandic horse and get close to Icelandic nature.

    Beginner Level

    4 hours
    All year