A private tour to search for the Northern Lights on a 38 inch Arctic Truck. You will drive to isolated places to enjoy the Aurora Borealis without the interruption of lights or buses. Northern Lights search where you also get to do the driving!
Have you always wanted to experience the breathtaking northern lights dancing in the evening skies, lightening up their surroundings and leave you astounded after the mesmerizing show? The Northern Lights Experience gives you the chance to see the northern lights on a self drive adventure on a 38“inch Arctic truck. You will drive through challenging mountain tracks and learn the basics of driving in Icelandic mountain conditions!
The Northern Lights Experience is a great adventure where you drive with a guide to an isolated area close to Reykjavík. By going on a super jeep, we are able to drive on a mountain road to a place where there are no interruptions of lights or minibuses! Your guide checks the weather and cloud forecast before the trip and takes you to all the best places with the highest chance to see the Northern Lights.
You will drive on fun mountain roads where you have the opportunity to test the Arctic Truck.
The experience depends on weather and sky conditions and we reserve the right to cancel the trip if weather conditions are not good.
It’s recommended that you book the Northern Lights Experience on the first days of your visit in Reykjavík.
The trip runs from October – March.
Pickup: 19:00 from your hotel or guesthouse in Reykjavík
Trip duration: 5-6 hours
Season: October – March.
Bring with you: Warm outdoor clothing, valid driver license, snacks for the trip and a camera
Meals: No meals are included in the tour
Insurances: All drivers need to sign a car rental contract before the trip starts. Self-risk is 3000 EUR. Please read all the details of the contract before starting the trip.
Prices for the Northern Lights Experience
For Hilux AT38 and a guide the cost is ISK 110.000.- max 4 persons per car.
For Land Cruiser AT38 and a guide the cost is ISK 120.000.- max 4 persons per car.
Price per extra Hilux is 70.000 ISK
Includes: The Arctic Truck vehicle and a guide/instructor for 5-6 hours
Fuel is not included
Arctic Trucks cannot guarantee the Northern lights even though weather and cloud conditions are good. If the tour goes ahead and there are no lights seen we cannot offer any refund.
If we must reschedule you might join a truck-convoy and share a guide in which case we offer a discount from the original price.