Northern Lights and Stars

The Northern Lights and Stars tour will let you see the magnificent Northern Lights as well as explore the stars.

3 Hours
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Price From:
5790 ISK
Pickup From:
Your Hotel

Northern Lights and Stars

In this bus tour the goal is duplex; finding the Northern Lights and getting to know the stars in the sky. Every guide on this journey brings along astronomical binoculars for you to try out, and will assist you in finding the most known constellations and stars.

The tour departs from Reykjavik on a bus equipped with computer tablets with ”in bus audio guide” in 10 languages in each seat.

Since the Northern Lights are unpredictable, the tour experts will not start the tour unless they are confident the journey will be successful. The tour guides are helpful and knowledgeable and can give tips on how to take photos of the Northern Lights

Remember Iceland during the winter will probably be cold, so dress accordingly.

The tour is available

  • From 28 August to 15 October & 15 March to 15 April at 22:00.
  • From 16 October to 14 March, every day at 21:00.

What is included?

  • Free tour pick-up from your accommodation in Reykjavík
  • Knowledgeable Northern Lights & Stars guide
  • Free use of astronomy binoculars on every tour
  • Free star map to learn about the sky above you, at that specific time in the year.
  • Learn the basics of Northern Lights photography on our smart tablets.
  • Free use of camera tripods, every tour has tripods that fit almost any camera or phone
  • Northern Lights Guarantee – see the lights or come again for free!
  • In-bus audio guide with a choice of 10 languages
  • USB charger
  • Free WiFi

Dress accordingly

You will be spending some time outside, so be sure to dress in warm winter clothes

  • Good shoes
  • Thermals
  • Hat
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Camera if you want to take pictures

Please keep in mind

The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon and unpredictable. If no lights are visible on the tour you can come back for free.