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Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon by Boat

Get a front row seat to the glacial lagoon as you sail among the gigantic icebergs and take in the power and the peace of this magnificent natural phenomenon.

Sail amongst the icebergs of the Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon. The lake is a result of Breiðarmerkurjökull glacier slowly retreating, leaving in its wake the lagoon and the oddly-shaped icebergs of various sizes. En route to the lagoon you will see some of Iceland’s most magnificent scenery, including the tallest mountain in Iceland, Hvannadalshnjúkur, and the sprawling black sand desert between Skaftafell National Park and the lagoon itself.

Where we will stop during the tour:

• Lava Centre

• Skógafoss

• Glacier lagoon - with a boat tour among the icebergs

•Diamond beach

•Vík í Mýrdal

• Reynisdrangar

• Seljalandsfoss

•Plus additional comfort stops

What you will see along the way (weather permitting):

• Volcanoes: Hekla, Eyjafjallajökull, Vestman Islands, Katla and Öræfajökull.

• Glaciers: Langjökull, Mýrdalsjökull, Vatnajökull and several glacier snouts.

• Waterfalls: Skógafoss, Seljalandsfoss, Systrafoss, Foss á Síðu and several others.

• Sandy plains: Skógasandur, Sólheimasandur, Mýrdalssandur, Skeiðarársandur and Breiðamerkursandur.

• Coastlines: In Vik, at jökulsá - the diamond beach and view towards south coast in several places.

• Fertile farmland and mossy lava fields

Experience Includes

  • Guided tour
  • 30 minute boat tour
  • Bus Transportation with audio guidance

Experience Excludes

  • Meals, snacks or refreshments
  • Optional gratuities
  • Hotel transfer collection, unless this option is selected

Departs

Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays 15 May - 31 Oct

Departure location

Picks up from most hotels and guesthouses in Reykjavik if you have selected this ticket. Otherwise, you will be collected from BSÍ Bus Terminal, 101 Reykjavík.

Start times

7.30am with hotel pick-ups from approximately 30 minutes prior to that time.

Duration

14 hours.

Terms & Conditions

  • You will receive a voucher for this experience. Please read it thoroughly.
  • You will be required to present a printed copy of your voucher at the time of tour departure.
  • Pick-up starts 30 minutes before the tour departure time. You will be advised specific times upon reconfirmation locally.
  • Returning from your tour, you will be dropped off at the pick-up point you were collected from or at the closest possible point.
  • Remember to bring warm clothing & rain gear.
  • Children MUST be aged 1 year old and weigh a minimum of 9kg to participate on this tour. Babies younger than 1 year old (under 9 kg) are only safe in babie car seats that require 3-point seat belts, which cannot be provided. and you can not bring your own car seat. Child´s car seats for children 9 – 18 kg approx. (1 – 3 or 4 years old) will be provided. Children aged 3 or 4 years and older (over 18 kg) can use the normal seat belts on the bus.