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Solstice Tours

#43 of 336 Tours in Reykjavik
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Address: Hamrahlid 27, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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+354 898 7356

Solstice Tours is your key to traveling in Iceland on your own terms, be it...

Solstice Tours is your key to traveling in Iceland on your own terms, be it during the Winter, in the Summer – or at Solstice. Do you feel like being more flexible and going with the flow? We make the trip personal and to suit your interest. Do you want to see something more out of the ordinary? If a pre-organized package tour is not exactly what you're after, your option is having Solstice Tours design your own adventure

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Golden Aurora tour totally worth it

There are lots of options for Golden Circle tours. We chose Solstice Tours based on the TripAdvisor reviews and are glad we did. Jon was friendly, informative, helpful, and fun... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Annapolis, Maryland

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Annapolis, Maryland
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142 reviews
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

There are lots of options for Golden Circle tours. We chose Solstice Tours based on the TripAdvisor reviews and are glad we did. Jon was friendly, informative, helpful, and fun as a tour guide. He provided bottles of water for us and stopped for food and bathroom breaks often enough so we were always comfortable during our day tour. We... More 

Thank jct263
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was our 2nd visit to Iceland and we choose Solstice again for this visit. Jon is friendly, knowledgeable, flexible and goes the extra mile to make sure you all have an unforgettable experience. If we return to Iceland again we would have no hesitation in booking Solstice Tours for our sightseeing. Thanks for the memories.

Thank lizzidripping60
Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say absolutely fantastic small group tour, and Jon was excellent couldn't of asked for a better tour guide to take us to all the beautiful places, especially the northern lights didn't think we was going to see them with the weather being abit cloudy but Jon went the extra mile all the time and we finally... More 

Thank leanne19852011
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Jon was simply brilliant. We did the Northern Lights tour with him. Jon went above and beyond our expectations. He explained the existence of the Northern Lights and took us to secret spots to watch the lights. It was an amazing experience being away from all of the other tourist crowds. Jon brought us hot chocolate and took great pictures... More 

Thank WanderingSoles70
Sutton Coldfield
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We did the Golden Circle tour and the Northern Lights tour with Jon. The Golden Circle tour was lovely. We went to all the main attractions and more. Jon is a perfect guide, very informative about Icelandic history and traditions explaining in detail about all the attractions we visited. He fitted crampons over our walking boots which made us feel... More 

2 Thank Turtleface
Cambridge, Canada
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My family had 3 tours with Jon last week: Golden Circle, Northern lights and the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Each was just what we had hoped for! Jon is so passionate about his country, and highly informative. But I think it is the way he shares this information that makes him sought after. His friendly banter, story telling, knowledge of out of... More 

1 Thank gconn653
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We were only 7 people on Jon's tour which gave us the private tour feeling. So much knowledge was shared in an entertaining way. Jon never stayed behind but always walked with us to make sure we had the full experience of every site. Jon even brought his own camera to take pictures for us on the Northern Lights tour... More 

Thank Areinoff
Uckfield, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We are so glad that we booked these tours with Jon whose knowledge gives you a wonderful understanding of how the northern lights are formed, and an insight to Iceland's way of life as well as the history. Being in a small group made the tour more intimate and humorous. I use to work in the travel industry and have... More 

Thank 60elaine2017
Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A group of 9 of us went on a 7 day private tour with Jon Frosti during the Christmas holidays, and we were glad that we have chosen Solstice tours over the big tour companies. We went around the island (except the West Fjords) in 7 days in Jon's 14 seater van which was spacious, clean and well-equipped. Although there... More 

1 Thank evilrolrol
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My family spent a day and a half in Iceland. We decided to book the Northern Lights tour and Golden Circle Tour with John from Solstice Tours. John was the perfect tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and personable. Our experience with Solstice Tours definitely exceeded our expectations. We couldn't have been happier!

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