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South Shore Adventure

BSI Bus Terminal | Vatnsmyrarvegi 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 580 5400
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Magnificent Magnus

I will be forever thankful to Magnus for his tour guide kindness. His driving was skilled, he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aaron C
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Highlights the best of Iceland

My boyfriend and I are fairly young and we were a little hesitant to take a 10 hour bus tour. This... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrea P
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This tour is ideal for nature lovers of all kinds. You will have an opportunity to stand behind the plummeting Seljalandsfoss waterfall, walk up to the skógarfoss waterfall and gaze at the formations.We travel along the South coast of Iceland as far as Vík í Mýrdal a small charming village surrounded by beautiful high bird cliffs.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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BSI Bus Terminal | Vatnsmyrarvegi 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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+354 580 5400
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"seljalandsfoss waterfall"
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"proper walking boots"
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"great tour"
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"golden circle"
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"day trip"
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"turf houses"
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"rock formations"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I will be forever thankful to Magnus for his tour guide kindness. His driving was skilled, he offered our small group an incredible road trip Icelandic soundtrack & was patiently informative. I leave Iceland with amazing memories for a lifetime, all to his credit.

Thank Aaron C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I are fairly young and we were a little hesitant to take a 10 hour bus tour. This tour however was far from boring and hit all the spots we wanted to see on the South Shore. The tour guide Sverrir was...More

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I’m honestly shocked that not a single person has written about this specifically. Am I just the worlds grouchiest person or is listening to a tour guide talk NON STOP for over 11 hours more than slightly annoying? Obviously I want to hear about the...More

Thank Julia D
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice trip. You spend a lot of time in the bus but it worth that. Bus was comfortable, tour guide was very active showing and telling different stories and information, her name was Rakka, for us who couldnt pronounce properly 😁 waterfalls are great,...More

Thank Barzegar
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This was an excellent tour. The trip started on time and efficiently. The buses are really good with WiFi and usb chargers on every seat. The tour guide was wonderful, extremely knowledgeable and really made the trip very interesting. Would highly recommend this company and...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Perfect day trip! All stops are perfect length and we even got some Jonas bonuses from our guide, Jonas. Awesome guy who enjoys his job. So glad we took this trip. Rainbows and waterfalls galore!

Thank Tee M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The tour was very good, we saw two beautiful waterfalls, a glacier, and a black sand beach. It was a very long day with lots of driving and the stops at some of the sites were too short, for example we only had 20 minutes...More

Thank rzandc
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

This was definitely my favourite tour out of this and the golden circle, so if you have the opportunity to do this tour, do it! The waterfalls are beautiful, the black sand beach was cool and the little village of Vik was cute as well!...More

Thank Sophie H
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This was the third tour of our trip in Iceland and by far the best. The sights were truly amazing. Despite an obnoxiously strong wind, each location was thoroughly enjoyable. Our tour guide, Andres, was an absolute delight, full of an amazing amount knowledge, anecdotes...More

Thank Bernie S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If spending 11 hours on a Reykavik Excursions bus is your idea of a good time If you thrill to the idea of exploring a moonscape of rocks and falling water If your idea of a sporting Sunday afternoon is to explore the foot of...More

Thank BlondeMary
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manytravels500
31 May 2018|
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Response from Clorinda L |
No, I just got back a week ago, and there were NO toilets on any of the buses I took. Southshore adventure, driver does stop on several locations. However, be warned in some locations, you need to pay for use.
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Tahia S
14 April 2018|
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Response from imran2018 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! If you’re wanting to see all three on the same day sadly I think you’ll be too pushed given your timings unless you hire a car. If you do that from the airport and plan your routes precisely and visit the... More
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DanOliver1989
22 October 2017|
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Response from ReykjavikExcursions | Property representative |
Hello future South Shore Adventure traveler Lunch is not included in tour price but during a fulltime excursion we do stop for lunch at a local restaurant, i.e. in the village Vík on this tour. Hopefully you will enjoy the... More
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