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The Best Time to See the Northern Lights in Iceland

The Best Time to See the Northern Lights in Iceland

Seeing the otherworldly Aurora Borealis, or northern lights, has been fascinating humans for centuries – and is a life-long dream of many travelers. For each and every northern lights enthusiast, one question arises:  When is the best time to see the Northern...

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5 Reasons why we love September Aurorae

5 Reasons why we love September Aurorae

5 Reasons why we love September Aurorae   People often ask "When's the best time to see the aurora?"  Any time from September through mid April is good, but our favourite time to PHOTOGRAPH the aurora is September. And here is why:  The Indian Summer Colors...

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The Ultimate Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland

The Ultimate Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland

Best time Best places Best tours There is perhaps nothing more magical than witnessing the beauty of a Northern Lights display, and it has been a lifelong dream of many. However, those unpredictable, ever dancing lights don’t always show up on cue. Here is all you...

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HOP-ON HOP-OF REYKJAVIK CITY SIGHTSEEING

HOP-ON HOP-OF REYKJAVIK CITY SIGHTSEEING

Explore Reykjavik on a hop-on, hop-off bus tour and create your own sightseeing itinerary Hop on and off at attractions of your choice and explore the city at your own pace While onboard audio commentary in 8 languages ensures that you do not miss a thing Witness the...

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How to choose the perfect northern lights tour

How to choose the perfect northern lights tour

Heading to the arctic wilderness with an aurora super jeep adventure, or joining one of Iceland’s best aurora photographers on a photo tour? Or maybe taking it a bit slower, and enjoying the dazzling lights while bathing in one of Iceland’s hot lagoons? Find your perfect tour with our ultimate northern lights tour guide – Iceland is waiting for you!

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Best of Iceland –  3-in-1 Winter Special

Best of Iceland – 3-in-1 Winter Special

All in one! – Three must-do tours all perfectly packaged in one!

This easy travel package is for those wanting to explore the best of Iceland while staying in Reykjavík.

Within two days, join us on the must-do Golden Circle which is comprised of the amazing Gullfoss Waterfall; Iceland´s only erupting hot spring, Geysir; as well the site of the world´s oldest existing parliament, Þingvellir National Park.
When night falls we set off in search of the magical and mysterious Northern Lights. The next day, we’ll head towards Iceland’s majestic south shore and explore Waterfalls, the famous black sand beach and the picturesque town of Vík.

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Aurora at Dyrholaey

Aurora at Dyrholaey

Have you ever been dancing under the northern lights at the edge of basalt cliffs next to the arctic ocean? Nothing but you and Lady Aurora, enlightened by the lighthouse whose light guides the Nordic fisherman back to the safe harbour... Can´t catch the Northern...

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Aurora at Kleifarvatn 09.09.2017

Aurora at Kleifarvatn 09.09.2017

On Wednesday, Sep 6th 2017, our sun unleashed two massive solar flares, the second of which was the most powerful we’ve seen in more than a decade. The burst of radiation was so intense, it caused high-frequency radio blackouts across the daytime side of Earth that...

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