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ATV and the South Coast

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Embark on a thrilling ATV tour from Reykjavík that includes the most stunning waterfalls in the area. Perfect adventure day tour out on the south coast.

Book with a 15% discount until the end of June!

Tour code: SRE86

ATV and the South Coast
Price from: 31.832  ISK

Scenic ATV Quad Bike Tour From Reykjavík

After the driver guide whisks you out of Reykjavík, you will travel along a road with beautiful waterfalls, ocean views, mountains and glaciers. After arriving at the Myrdalsjokull base camp, the guide will provide you with the appropriate gear and a safety briefing. While on the quad bikes, you cross small rivers before heading to the magnificent black sand beach and field formed from the nearby Katla volcano. 

On the drive along the black beach, you’ll enjoy views of the ocean,  up  Mýrdalsjökull glacier, and of Dyrhólaey, a small peninsula in the southernmost part of Iceland. After riding along the coast, we stop by the famous plane wreck at Sólheimasandur. This relic has been resting on the sand since 1973. 

As you head back to the Base Camp, your guide will lead the group along the Jökulsá River to the foot of the mountain. On the return ride to Reykjavík, we stop at the stunning waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. A perfect end to this adventure-filled day. 

Please note: All drivers must be 17 years of age or older and have a full, valid driver's license. According to Icelandic law, a learner´s permit, tractor, or motorcycle license is not sufficient.

Single riders and groups with odd numbers are required to book a single-ride ATV

Tour Overview

  • Pickup

    30 min before departure

  • ATV-riding

    2 hrs

  • Language


  • Difficulty



    Accessible to all people in good health.

  • Availability


  • Duration

    10.5 hours

  • 8

    Minimum age:

    8 yrs

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Tour Highlights


  • Experienced and qualified guide
  • Transport from Reykjavík
  • ATV per two persons
  • Insulated cover-all
  • Helmet and balaclava face mask
  • Boots (optional, depended on weather conditions and guests shoe wear)

Not Included

  • Extra warm clothing

Optional Extras

  • Single ride on the ATV (mandatory for groups with odd number)

Tour Map and Itinerary

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ATV and the South Coast


Day tour

Scenic & Fun ATV Adventure from Reykjavík

Pick up in Reykjavík from your accommodations. After a scenic drive, you arrive at the Myrdalsjokull base camp to get geared up and get a safety briefing. Following your exciting quad bike adventure on black sand beaches and to the Sólheimasandur plane wreck, you head back to the base camp. On the way back to Reykjavík, you will visit Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls.

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Practical Information

We always recommend booking as soon as you are ready, especially if you have a strict travel schedule or a large group. It is easy to change or cancel 24 hours before departure by emailing us info (at) Tours can also be purchased on the day of the activity if any spots are available.

You can find the nearest pick-up location. You are welcome to email info (at) to get help with finding an alternative pick-up location

The pick ups starts 30 min before your tour's departure time. Please be ready at your bus stop in time.