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2-day Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure on the South Coast of Iceland

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    What to Expect
    You do not need to spend a long time in Iceland to discover the great diversity of its natural wonders. In only two days this tour takes you to many of the country's highlights, including the renowned Glacier Lagoon, Jökulsárlón, the majestic glaciers of the South Coast the beautiful waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. On top of the stunning scenery you will experience the exciting activities of glacier walking and a tour into the Ice Caves of Europe’s largest glacier. We spend the night at a brand new 4 star hotel, the only in the region. Its country side location is the perfect spot to experience the Northern Lights!

    Note: Please note that due to unpredictable weather and conditions during winter, the itinerary of this tour is subject to change. While it is our goal to deliver the best tour experience possible, the safety of our passengers is always our first priority.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    • 08:00 departure
    • Hotel pick up between 07:30 and 08:00
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Accommodation at a 4 star hotel
    • Breakfast buffet
    • Glacier Walk
    • Ice Cave
    • Breakfast
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 13 years
    • We recommend that you bring warm clothing, rain gear and hiking boots
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    My friend and I went on the Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure tour with Pascale on 3/26-3/27. Contrary to the name of the tour, we saw neither northern lights nor ice cave; no northern lights because of bad weather and no ice cave because the cave we were supposed to visit
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    Response from IMGMountainGuides, Director of Sales at Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure
    Responded Apr. 19, 2018
    Hello Janice K and thank you for taking the time to write this review. First, let me apologize on behalf of Icelandic Mountain Guides for not being able to deliver the experience we promised. As you mention in your review, the weather was not working with us on this tour and of course there is very little we can do about that. However, I must agree with you on that having a backup plan for a tour like this is essential to ensure that our customers get the best experience possible. I have already brought this to the attention of our tour operation team and I can assure you that we will do our best to prevent this from happening again. We really appreciate your feedback and if there is anything else, questions or comments, please don’t hesitate to contact me directly at bardi@mountainguides.is Best regards, Barði Theódórsson Director, Sales and Service department
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    +1
    Doing a 2-day tour with Matteo in the south of Iceland, walking on glaciers, discovering amazing waterfalls, black-sand beaches and the Glacier Lagoon was not only a great experience but a human-rich one thanks to Matteo's nice handling of his small tourist group and his great
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    Response from IMGMountainGuides, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure
    Responded Mar. 8, 2018
    Hi, Thank you for your review of your glacier walk with Matteo. We are very pleased you had such a great day, and we welcome you back for another adventure.
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    +6
    We did this trip at the begining of January. I had driven the roads in the summer, but I wasn't sure how the conditions would be in the winter. As it turned out i was very glad that I was not driving! Our guide, Henrik, was awesome in what was bascially a category one hurricane.
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    Response from IMGMountainGuides, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure
    Responded Feb. 6, 2018
    Hi Alan, Thank you very much for this review. Driving in Iceland can be difficult, but our guides are trained to drive in inclement weather. It is great to hear that Henrik was able to make some rearrangements to ensure you were able to do everything, as is sometimes the case in winter (and even in Summer). Also, you raise an important point about ice caves, as some can be quite busy with many companies visiting them at the same time. Luckily, this season we have access to an ice cave that we share only with one other company. This means that the numbers are kept to a minimum, and it sounds like this is the one that Henrik showed you. It is also nice to hear that you agree that our tours are good value, so thank you for mentioning this. We hope to see you again for another adventure.
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    Though still being finalized the exhibition was very interesting, and the tour into the caves was certainly worth the time.
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    +4
    The trip was amazing, we had the best time ever! Our guide was awesome and very genuine, will definitely recommend Henry to anyone. On our first day of tour, there was a bad snowstorm and we were really worried about our itinerary. But Henry was a superb driver and changed
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    Response from IMGMountainGuides, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Lights and Ice Cave Adventure
    Responded Feb. 5, 2018
    Hi Nishana, Thank you for your review. It is great to hear Henrik was able to meet the challenge of bad weather and make sure you were able to complete your Icelandic adventure. We are so glad you enjoyed yourself, so thank you for choosing us.
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