SOUTH SHORE ADVENTURE
Main Sights: Seljalandsfoss & Skogafoss waterfalls Solheimajökull glacier Reynisfjara shore and black sand beach Dýrholaey puffins’ cliffs (mid summer) Geothermal Energy Exhibition On this tour you will travel east along Iceland’s south shore and visit two magnificent waterfalls:
Seljalandsfoss a tall thin beauty of 63 meters which you can walk behind and Skogafoss, a 60 meter roaring giant that you can approach, as close as you dare. There is also the beautiful black sand Reynisfjara Beach, Iceland´s southern most point with a few magnificent sea caves to explore.
Basalt columns rocks are surrounding the beach and you have the view to a stunning sea stack (rumored to be one of Trolls playing in the sea but caught in the rising sunlight turning to stone). In mid summer we will possibly see puffins, a unique and very photogenic sea birds, at amazing rock formations at Dyrhólaey cliffs.
We’ll also visit the glacier snout of Solheimajökull, an ever changing and moving natural wonder. Iceland is famous for its Geothermal Energy and on this tour you will get to visit the Hellisheiði Powerplant.
Pick-up & drop-off at your hotel/apartment Geothermal Energy Exhibition
What do I need to bring?
Outdoor clothes, preferably wind and waterproof, solid shoes. You can bring your own refreshments or purchase them on lunch and coffee stops during the trip.
All departures require a minimum number of participants in order to operate; 4 persons. Gateway to Iceland reserves the right to delay, alter or cancel any tour due to weather or any other unsafe conditions for the safety of our clients.