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Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • Spin along Iceland’s southern shores in comfort with your guide at the wheel
  • Visit remote natural attractions including Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon and the waterfall of Séljalandsfoss
  • Beautiful views over the dramatic cliffs and sandy beaches of coastal Iceland
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Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik
From US$139.90
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Without Boat RideMost Popular
Just the plain tour without the boat ride on the Glacier Lagoon.
US$139.90
With Boat Ride
Add the boat ride and enjoy the Glacier Lagoon (Jökulsárlón) on board the amphibian boat for about 30 minutes.
US$219.00
Overview
The Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon is the largest of its kind in Iceland, and borders the Vatnajökull National Park in the south east of the country. On this tour, spin through the Icelandic countryside with your guide to drive and navigate, and enjoy spectacular views over the coastal scenery. Watch icebergs floating in the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, and visit the Séljalandsfoss Waterfall—with round-trip travel from your Reykjavik hotel included.
What to Expect
Your full-day tour starts with a morning pickup at your centrally located accommodation in Reykjavik. Drive out of the city toward the southern shores of Iceland, and enjoy sweeping views over the black-sand beaches and dramatic rock formations with your guide at the wheel.

Head through the rugged Icelandic countryside to the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon—the largest and the deepest glacier lagoon in Iceland. On arrival, hop out of your vehicle and explore the landscape on foot.

Led by your knowledgeable guide, head straight to the best viewing spots and admire panoramic views over the lagoon’s floating icebergs and crystal-clear waters. Along the way, learn of the glaciers and rivers feeding the lagoon and gain insight into Iceland’s rich geography.

Next, visit the Séljalandsfoss Waterfall—widely considered to be among southern Iceland’s top natural attraction. Walk behind Séljalandsdoss’ powerful torrent and marvel at the power of the cascading waters, then return in comfort to your Reykjavik hotel to conclude your tour.
Reviews (67)

1 - 5 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

We finished our visit to Iceland with this tour and saved the best for last. Our guide with Reykjavik excursions was friendly and very informative about Iceland, the scenery and history. We saw fabulous waterfalls, unexpected stops like a sod covered church, playing with pieces...More

Thank yellowstone246
Reviewed 11 June 2018
Glacier Lagoon with BusTravel - Howser and Thomas

A long but wonderful day. The trip was along spectacular scenery with waterfalls and unique landscapes. The tour was managed well, with regular stops for restroom breaks. The glacier lagoon boat ride was very nice. Above all, Howser was an excellent and fun guide and...More

5  Thank Petros S
Reviewed 30 May 2018
We have expect much more

We have participated to your Jökulsárlon tour on 01 March 2018 and we have many complains regarding it. We truly think that we did not get that we have expected and that was written in your advertisement. First in the tour description it is written...More

26  Thank Szandra1203
Reviewed 29 May 2018
Wonderful Trip-- 5 Stars for Howser

I don't do reviews but have to say: The south coast of Iceland is gorgeous and unforgettable, but Howser made this trip. 15 hours didn't seem too long because of his expertise and personality. As time allowed he added stops to the itinerary that were...More

5  Thank miscetc99
Bustravel-Iceland, Guest Relations Manager at Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jokulsarlon from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know your experience. We appreciate your kind words about the friendly customer service you received. We will be sure to pass along the compliments. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Very Scenic, Efficient Bus Service, Knowledgeable Tour guide

This was a long tour but we were treated to the beautiful landscapes of Iceland and an interesting briefing by our tour guide all throughout the bus trip. The highlight of this tour is the Jökusarlon Glacier Lagoon boat trip. The boat tour guide was...More

1  Thank lizaocampo
Bustravel-Iceland, Guest Relations Manager at Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jokulsarlon from Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know your experience. We appreciate your kind words about the friendly customer service you received. We will be sure to pass along the compliments. We look forward to your...More

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