Myrdalsjokull Glacier Quad Bike Tour from Vik

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Vík & Around

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5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

On this tour you can get in touch with the raw black lava sand landscape by the south coast. Unforgettable experience of conflicting landscapes where the nature envelops the traveller in its warm embrace.
The tour begins base nearby the Mýrdalsjökull glacier in South Iceland. We start by going over the tour plan and safety instructions. From the base we cross some small rivers and head down to the black lava sands fields which derives from the dormant volcano Katla. Down by the black beach we stop and enjoy the amazing view up to the Mýrdalsjökull glacier and along the coast to the southernmost part of Iceland, the small peninsula Dyrhólaey. We then head along the coast to the famous aircraft wreck, from there we continue to the river Jökulsá and up to the foot of the mountain. Upon our return we follow the mountain back to the base. The ATV experience itself lasts approximately 2 hours. You will ride 2 people per ATV, with one driving and one as a passenger. If you are traveling alone, or in an odd-numbered group (3, 5, 7 etc.) there is an additional charge payable locally for single riders. The adventure will provide stunning photo opportunities in good weather, so don't forget to bring your camera!You will be provided with everything you need for a safe and comfortable ride. No ATV experience is required to take part and the skill level for this activity is deemed as 'easy'.

What’s included

  • English speaking guide
  • ATV per two persons
  • Insulated cover-all
  • Helmet
  • Balaclava face mask

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide