If you are passionate to experience beneath lava and have a view of whales closely, our Day Tour Lava Tunnel and Whale Watching is a prime choice.
You will explore the Raufarholshellir lava tunnels to maximize your flavor of the natural phenomenon. To experience this tunnel, you will follow a very easy and enjoyable manner. You will know how dramatic 1360 meters long this lava tunnel is? The tunnel is the result of the Leitahraun eruption, formed around 5200 years ago during a volcanic eruption.
So, this day tour lava tunnel is a very amazing tour you will experience with a company of a guide. This guide will show you a much colorful landscape of the lava area. You will see how the beautiful formation of the tunnel is highlighted through the lightings. During the winter, you will learn that the icy sculptures at the entry point of the cave make the scene more attractive.
You must bring the equipment necessary for making the tunnel experience safer. Helmets and lights are available at the location. You need to bring shoes with ankle support also and wear clothes that may keep you warm. We will provide you with a complimentary hotel pickup that will take you from Reykjavik to the Lava Tunnel that in 55-60 minutes.
To make your tour interesting further, you will move ahead to the Old Harbour for whale watching. Special tours wildlife adventures will also be available. In Faxafloi bay, you will learn how do whales behave? There will be a variety of species such as Minke Whales, Harbour Porpoises, Humpback Whales ad White Beaked Dolphins.
You will enjoy a company of a guide for the update of the important information about the whales. You can undertake a variety of fun and engagement such as enjoying hot chocolate or coffee during the onboard views of the whales. Once you are amazed by the whale watching for 3-3.5 hours, the tour will end in the old harbor. Here, you can have a walk in the city center and see the shops and restaurants.
If you want to have a transfer back to your hotel, you will be charged an extra cost. Further, you can buy your lunch from the restaurants at Reykjavik Harbour. Bear in mind that you can buy these snacks and sandwiches from a shop onboard. If you are a client on the tour, you can get a 15% discount at Reykjavik Rost Bistro, coffee house, and bar at the harbor.
Challenge your senses!