Take part in our very special Northern Lights Photography tour. Experience one of the most elusive natural phenomena in the world guided by a Northern Lights specialist photographer at selected photogenic locations.

Northern lights photography Tour

Experience a fun evening of aurora hunting on this northern lights photography tour!

We will take you to the best locations and help you get that perfect Northern Lights pic. Your guide for the night is a pro-photographer, who will assist you in capturing the lights yourself. In addition, your guide will also take great photos of you with the aurora as your background.

Small group experience

This tour is suitable both for those looking for a small group size and photography enthusiasts alike! Choosing a small group option will offer you a more personalised experience, ensuring our guide will have enough time for everyone.
Furthermore, you will receive free photos after the tour!

Best location

Attempting to capture the lights on camera can be intimidating for even experienced photographers. On this tour, we will bring you to remarkable places with stunning backdrops, for your once in a lifetime aurora experience. The location will always depend on weather conditions, and our professional team will work hard during the day to pinpoint the perfect cloud free location, studying the weather data for that evening.

Aurora Reykjavík museum visit

In addition to this adventure, this tour includes a complimentary visit to the Aurora Centre Reykjavik, as well as tasty Icelandic snacks and hot chocolate to warm you up during the excursion.

Free retry

For those nights where mother nature is not on our side, you will still be treated to a night sky full of stars, and offered a complimentary rebooking.


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Tour details


  • Your evening will start with pick-up service, included in the price.
  • Once everyone is on board we will take you to the Aurora Museum to start the tour.
  • After getting an introduction into the science and stories behind the Northern Lights and photography tips you will be taken outside of the city to hunt for the lights.
  • After the tour you will be brought back to Reykjavik and dropped off at your designated location. 


  • 4 hours

Please note

  • Children under the age of 8 years old are not permitted on this tour.

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before event

What’s included

  • Northern Lights hunting experience
  • Professional Northern Lights Guide
  • Professional photographer
  • Free photos from your northern lights tour
  • Professional guidance when taking northern lights photos
  • Guaranteed picturesque location
  • Aurora Museum Reykjavik entrance tickets
  • Icelandic hot chocolate and snacks


  • Food and drinks other than refreshments

What do I need to bring?

Aurora Reykjavík

✓ Your camera (you will learn how to take pictures of the northern lights during your visit)

Northern Lights Photography Tour

✓ Your camera
✓ Warm clothing and good sturdy shoes

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