Lava Tunnel Tour at Raufarholshellir – With Reykjavík Transfers

Lava Tunnel exploration on this fantastic half-day with return transfers from Reykjavík

Embark on a captivating journey through the mesmerizing Raufarhólshellir lava tunnel, renowned as one of Iceland’s most extensive and celebrated lava tubes. Situated a mere 30-minute drive from Reykjavík, this geological wonder welcomes adventurers year-round.

As you delve into the tunnel’s depths, you’ll encounter a rugged terrain strewn with substantial rocks, posing a formidable challenge to traverse. To facilitate exploration, purpose-built pathways and a footbridge have been meticulously crafted, ensuring ease of access during your Lava Tunnel Tour.

Marvel at the astonishing illumination within this section of the tunnel, designed to accentuate the ever-shifting hues and vividly showcase the remarkable seismic forces that forged this captivating subterranean marvel. With each step, you’ll witness the enduring legacy of powerful geological activity that shaped this remarkable underground world.

With return transfers from Reykjavík twice daily, this is the perfect half-day activity for all types of groups.

This tour is operated by The Lava Tunnel.
Starting point
~ 3 hours
Not included
Live tour guide
Minimum age
3 years
Qualified, energetic and fun guides for the best adventures!
We take immense pride in our exceptional team of local guides who are professionals, experts, and friendly. Their goal is to make your tour unforgettable.
13490 kr.

Tour highlights & itinerary

This is what awaits you
What's included & excluded
  • Guided tour, helmets, lights, crampons (if needed)
  • Operation dates: All year around
  • Fitness level needed: For most people although we do not recommend to those that have difficulties with balance, difficulties walking on uneven surface (such as snow) or difficulties walking up or down steep stairs.
  • Pick-up and drop-off
What do I need to bring
  • Warm clothes and sturdy shoes
Important information
  • Cancellation policy: Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 1 day or less before departure
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by Larissa Solberg
May 2, 2024
Tour was amazing. Very pretty views. Wear warm clothes as I thought it would be warmer without the wind. Bus pick up was not. We arrived 45 minutes early per instructions. Stood at bus stop. The bus n... Read more
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