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Embark on a unique Northern Lights hunting experience in the captivating eastern region of Iceland with our tour: Exclusive Northern Lights hunt

Tour info

This tour is tailored to depart from the town of Egilsstaðir. We can tailor it upon request. 

Embark on a unique Northern Lights hunting experience in the captivating eastern region of Iceland with our tour: Exclusive Northern Lights hunt. This adventure is tailored for small groups of up to 4 passengers, ensuring an intimate and personalized journey.

As night falls, you'll venture into the Eastern region with our experienced guide. Departing from the charming town of Egilsstaðir, you'll leave the city lights behind, entering a realm where nature's mysteries unfold. Here, amidst the pristine landscapes, you'll embark on a quest to witness the elusive Northern Lights.

Our super jeep, built to conquer rugged terrains, will be your trusty companion in this adventure. Should we need to get of the beaten path. It's the key to accessing remote areas where the Northern Lights reveal their magic undisturbed.

While the Northern Lights' appearance is unpredictable and there are no guarantees of their show, the thrill of the hunt is part of the experience. Our tour's atmosphere remains relaxed, allowing you to savor the tranquil beauty of the Arctic night. As you scan the skies for the vibrant dance of colors, your guide will share insights of the region and enchanting folklore related to this natural spectacle.

The tour lasts around 3 hours, fostering a sense of camaraderie among fellow adventurers. Please note that the tour's departure time can be arranged upon request to maximize your chances of catching a glimpse of the Northern Lights.


We provide bottled water for your comfort, and participants should be in moderate shape, as some mobility is required to get in and out of the super jeep.


Dress warmly to fully enjoy the experience as you embrace the adventure of Northern Lights hunting. While the lights might remain elusive, the memories forged during this unique tour will undoubtedly leave an indelible mark.

Join us on this unforgettable tour, where nature's wonders and your spirit of adventure unite in the quest for the magical Northern Lights.

Should the conductions not be favorable to see the northern lights. Then we will contact you before 7:00 pm on the day of departure and refund 100%

Take a look and see our terms and policies 

Whats´s included 

✓ Private transportation 

✓ Bottled water

✓ Private guide

✓ Pickup and drop-off in Egilsstaðir area

✓ Icelandic nature in the dark

What to bring 

✓ Clothes suitable for weather conditions

✓ Good shoes please do not wear any footwear with open toes

✓ Your Good mood

✓ Your phone and and tag us #easthighlanders 


All tours are undertaken on the respinsibility of its participants. East Highlanders does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. 

Pickup and drop-off

Departure details

Traveler pickup is offered in selected locations in Egilsstaðir 

It's a private tour, your driver will park at the selected pickup point.

For other pickup points please contact us

Return details

Returns to original departure point

What to expect

Duratition: 3 hours


Difficulty level: easy


Departure: upon request

Language: English, Icelandic


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