Private & Custom Tours in Laugavegur & Skólavörðustígur

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Personal experience with the local expert. 
Personal experience with the local expert. Your guide will make it his mission to find the most suitable location to explore the natural phenomena that is often difficult to predict .The following night your private guide will be monitoring signs based on cloud conditions click here to view in realtime also will monitor the solar winds activity levels click here to view .These elements have to linup for a successful sighting and locations are chosen based on experience. If you bring your own camera with you we will have extra gear like tripod and timer to assist you and teach you how to take amazing shots of the Aurora Borealis.We do not operate the tour if we think it is not in your favor the forecast and conditions. We keep you updated at 16:00 the following night to give you a update. on conditions.What are the Northern Lights?Auroras result from emissions of photons in the Earth’s upper atmosphere, above 80 km (50 miles), from ionized nitrogen atoms regaining an electron, and oxygen and nitrogen atoms returning from an excited state to ground state. They are ionized or excited by the collision of solar wind particles being funneled down and accelerated along the Earth’s magnetic field lines, excitation energy is lost by the emission of a photon of light, or by collision with another atom or molecule.Remember that this tour is highly dependent on weather conditions and we reserve the right to cancel if the circumstances are not in your favor.  You will be contacted if the tour is cancelled at 18:00 on the day of departure.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup
  • Private tour
  • Professional guide
  • Bottled water
  • Depends on the forecast
  • Duration is 4-5 hours.
  • Winter operation we lend you Crampons for safe exploring.
  • Operated only in small groups.
  • We only provide personal well experienced driver guides.
  • Vehicle is Ford Excursion Luxury Super Jeep
  • We can supply booster seats or infant seats.
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees

What’s not included

  • Lunch