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Northern Lights by Boat in Reykjavik

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From US$ 77 per person

Key Details

Tour Duration
2 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Instant Confirmation
Live Guide
Wheelchair Accessible

Pick-up service

Hotel pick-up will be 30-60 minutes before tour departure.

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Our promise to you

  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

What You'll Do

  • Sail into the ocean off the coast of Reykjavik to spot the Northern Lights on this 2-hour night tour
  • Set sail from a convenient spot just 5 minutes away from the city centre
  • Admire the Aurora Borealis from an ideal spot on the water, just 15-30 minutes away from the coast
  • Take in amazing views of mountains and city lights


Join us for a boat tour off the coast of Reykjavik in the North Atlantic ocean, and take in the majestic Northern Lights as they sparkle in the night sky. This 2-hour boat tour takes off from Reykjavik's harbour to a perfect spot for admiring the auroras.

What to Expect

Hunting the northern lights from the ocean is an amazing experience; sailing away from the coastline of Reykjavik and seeing the aurora borealis out on the North-Atlantic ocean, with beautiful mountains and the city lights in the backround, is something you won't ever forget.

This unique tour takes about 2 hours, departing from Reykjavik´s old harbour in a luxurious boats, either Rósin or Andrea. Enjoy great views of the beautiful coastline of the capital on the way out to search for the northern lights. In only 15-30 minutes you will be at a prime location away from the city lights, perfect for viewing the auroras.

Please remember that this tour is highly dependent on correct weather conditions. Cancellation may occur if the circumstances are not in your favour. You will be contacted if the tour is cancelled.

When the northern lights forecast looks good - but if it is too windy to go out on sea - guests will be taken out for a northern lights tour on a small private bus where coffee and special icelandic treats will be offered for free!

What's Included

  • Hot drinks and special treat
  • Warm overalls
  • Wireless Internet on board

What's Not Included

  • Pick-up (can be purchased for an additional ISK 1.500)

Meeting Point

Reykjavik Old Harbour.

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From US$ 77 per person

Our promise to you

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  • No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

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