Reykjavik Northern Lights Cruise

View the Northern Lights in Faxaflói Bay, without interference from Reykjavik city lights

2 Hours
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Price From:
10.990 ISK
Meeting Point:
Ægisgarður 5

The Northern Lights Cruise

The tour starts at Elding Whale Watching Centre, which is facilitated on board an old fishing vessel permanently placed by the pier. There a tour guide will meet you and introduce you to the 10 minute Northern Lights show which includes images, time-lapse footage of the lights while explaining the science behind the northern lights.

Next up you will sail into the dark blue sea of Faxaflói Bay by doing so, limiting the effect Reykjavik bright city lights will have on viewing the fantastic Northern Lights. The cruise boat has open top viewing deck that provides the perfect platform to enjoy all the spectacle and in between step inside the heated indoor lounge.

The tour is available

  • 1 September – 30 September at 22:00
  • 1 October – 14 March at 21:00
  • 15 March – 15 April at 22:00

What is included?

  • Access to Visitor Centre
  • Multimedia show
  • Use of warm overalls
  • Excellent guidance
  • Onboard WiFi

Dress accordingly

We can´t stress this enough, bring warm clothes. It will be cold out at sea.

  • Good shoes
  • Thermals
  • Hat
  • Scarf
  • Gloves


Please keep in mind

For your enjoyment, this tour is subject to weather, conditions at sea and visibility and therefore it could get canceled on short notice. The tour operator will contact you with as much notice as possible with the information you provide in the booking process.

In case of a non-sighting tour, guests are offered complimentary tickets to join the tour another time for free!