Northern Lights Explorer


Everyone is flocking to Iceland during the winter in search for the infamous Aurora Borealis. This fascinating natural phenomenon otherwise known as the Northern Lights, is one of the most mesmerizing sights you will ever come across in your lifetime. The dancing colors and shapes in the dark arctic sky will simply leave you awestruck.

Firstly, your expert Northern Lights guide will pick you up at your hotel in an custom-built 4x4 super jeep. On the search for the Northern Lights you will travel through some of Iceland's most spectacular natural sights by night time with a very informative guide. The best part: The super jeep gives us flexibility to go off of the beaten path, where big tour buses can not reach giving us a better chance to enjoy the Northern Lights without the discomfort of big crowds.

Venture into the night with us for front row seats on a chase to see the spectacular, unique and ever changing show that are the Northern Lights.

Please note: As the success of the Northern Lights Explorer tour is heavily dependent on weather conditions, we reserve the right to cancel departures up until 18:15 on the day of the tour. If the tour goes ahead and no northern lights are seen we offer clients the chance to join another evening's departure free of charge upon availability. Note that you need to contact us to re-book.

*From March 15th to April 15th departure is at 20:30

Disclaimer: All adventure trips are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents which are caused by its customers or can be traced to there own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk


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What is included?

Pick-up from Reykjavík and a driver guided super jeep chase for the Northern Lights.

What do I need to bring?

Warm outdoor clothing, waterproof jacket and pants, headwear and gloves. Good warm shoes and wooly socks. Northern Lights tours require you to watch the skies and that means you will be outside at night in Iceland in winter. Dress warmly, there is no such thing as too much clothes on our Aurora Tours.