2 hour Black Beach RIB Boat Bird Tour


Enjoy viewing the black volcanic beach from the ocean and the wonderful south coast of Iceland. We will sail along the beach, tell you about our nature and history at special spots and ride fast in between on our rigid inflatable boat (RIB boat) and we sail all the way to the black rocks of Krýsuvíkurbjarg where there is a great bird paradise.  We will among others • Sail along the black volcanic beach • Ride by the bay Selvogur and the lighthouse Selvogsviti • Sail all the way to the bird paradise Krýsuvíkurbjarg • See an old shipwreck • Visit Herdísarvík where the Icelandic poet Einar Ben lived • See the famous church Strandarkirkja • See various types of seabirds and • even see whales and seals Passenger requirements • Five passengers per trip, in case we do not reach the minimum passenger requirements we might need to reschedule your trip • Passengers need to be older than six years old • We do not sail with people with back problems or pregnant ladies • Maximum passengers per boat are 12 but we have two boats so if your group is larger we split you into two boats Duration and gear • Two hours but you should arrive 30 minutes before your ride in order to get the gear you need and go through security issues • All passengers will get a float suit and life jacket • Good to bring along gloves and hats  Hotel Pickup/ drop-off If you require drop-off or pick-up you need to order that specially with us

Tour info

2 hours
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Why take this tour?

A two hour RIB boat tour by the black beach in Þorlákshöfn Iceland where we sail along the black beach in Þorlákshöfn and all the way to the bird paradise in Krýsuvíkurbjarg. A great ride that is filled with entertainment, nature, history and fun.

What’s included?

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Local taxes

  • Driver/guide

  • All activities

  • Live commentary on board

  • Local guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 2h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Black Beach Tours

About operator:

Black Beach Tours offers perfect tours in South Iceland where the black volcanic beach meets the blue Atlantic Ocean. We offer ATV Tours on the beach or up into the lava fields with a visit to a lava cave. RIB Speed Boat tours by the black beach and even into the bird paradise by Krysuvik bay. Have a lovely day exploring the south coast in Iceland or join us in the Zen with Yoga on the beach

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