South Iceland Day Trip with Tandem Paragliding from Reykjavik

Experience Iceland’s spectacular south coast from the air and land on an action-packed full-day tour from Reykjavik. Travel along the southern shores to see four of Iceland’s natural wonders: Sólheimajökull glacier, the storybook waterfalls at Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss, and Reynisfjara black sand beach, with its basalt rock columns. Later, enjoy the scenery from high in the sky on a tandem paragliding experience. As you fly with an expert pilot, ogle aerial views of the mountains, beaches and icy plateaus of Sólheimajökull.

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10 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Professional guide
    • Round-trip transport
    • Tandem paragliding flight with a certified pilot
    • Use of paragliding equipment
    • Entry/Admission - True Adventure
    • Entry/Admission - Seljalandsfoss
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Skogafoss, Skogar Iceland

    Walk right up to the base of the very picturesque Skogafoss waterfall

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Pass By: Volcano Eyjafjallajokull, Selfoss Iceland

    One of Iceland's most infamous volcanoes is Eyjafjallajökull, which last erupted in 2010

    Pass By: Solheimajokull Glacier, Vik Iceland

    Outlet glacier of Mýrdalsjökull ice cap

    Stop At: True Adventure, Sudurvikurvegur 5, Vik 870 Iceland

    After a safety briefing, walk to the take-off site with your tandem pilot who will control your glider during your flight. Put on your helmet and glider harness, and then take off from the hillside. As you float on the breeze, take in bird’s-eye views of the volcanic beaches, jagged mountains and shimmering Sólheimajökull glacier spread below.

    After 10 to 15 minutes (depending on weather conditions) in the air, descend gently back to land

    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Reynisfjara Beach, Route 215, Vik Iceland

    The famous Black Sand Beach near Vik, with impressive rock formations visible just off the coast.

    Stop At: Seljalandsfoss, Hella Iceland

    Visit the beautiful waterfall of Seljalandsfoss, and experience walking behind the curtain of water

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Gray Line Iceland bus stop in city center - pick-up and drop off for tours and transfers, Hverfisgata 4, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up is offered from most hotels and guesthouses in the capital area, as well as from cruise ports.Pick-ups from hotels in the city center are not possible from directly in front of the hotel due to traffic restrictions, instead passengers must come to the nearest bus pickup point.Ports
    • Skarfabakki cruise port
    • Miðbakki cruise port
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age for paragliding is 10 years
    • Warm clothing recommended: fleece or wool sweater, gloves and cap to fit under your helmet
    • Sturdy hiking boots are required
    • Maximum weight is 135kg
    • No previous paragliding experience is needed
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • • Allow access only via the back door of the vehicle if possible. • Ask passengers to spread throughout the vehicles as possible. • Masks are only required for those who are coughing or sneezing. • May need to present COVID-19 free results from testing at the airport.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Gray Line Iceland

Activity ID: V-2970AH39

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