Combine a Northern Lights cruise with a delectable meal at MAR restaurant on this exciting evening tour.
Savour a meal of Icelandic salmon and drinks at one of Reykjavik’s most happening restaurants and then sail out on a relaxing cruise. On board, you will have the chance to see the magical aurora borealis from the wide open decks of the vessel. Watch an engaging multimedia show about the Northern Lights and discover what causes this natural phenomenon. The spectacular Northern Lights are best viewed far away from the city’s lights.
01 Oct - 14 Mar: DailyDuration
5 hours approx.Start time
MAR Restaurant- Geirsgata 9, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland (Old Harbour Reykjavik)
Whale Watching Centre
Make your own way to the MAR Restaurant where your meal will be set 2 hours before the departure of your Northern Lights cruise. Settle in the cozy atmosphere of the restaurant and enjoy your dinner consisting of Icelandic salmon and a choice between wine, beer or soda.
After dinner, head to Elding’s ticket office, (a little further down the harbor) and collect your cruise ticket.
Next, meet your guide at the Whale Watching Centre and get onboard an old fishing vessel placed by the pier. Watch a spectacular multimedia Northern Lights show, full of images, time-lapse footage and fascinating facts about the magnificent Northern Lights.
After the show, you will embark on a cruise to the Faxaflói Bay in search of the magical auroras. Gaze at the constantly changing lights from the open top viewing decks as the boat sails across the ocean. The Northern Lights are best displayed under dark, clear skies.
Warm up and relax in the heated indoor lounge throughout. At the end of the cruise, you will disembark the vessel at the Whale Watching Centre.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.
Kindly note pick up for this tour can be arranged directly by calling our local partner and the additional amount can be paid directly.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
We had dinner at MAR which was exquisite followed by the best experience of our lives. The northern lights cruise. The lights performed brilliantly that particular evening...margaret ward, United Kingdom, 17/Oct/2017