Geology Tour: Ásbyrgi & Melrakkaslétta_312353


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Geology Tour: Ásbyrgi & Melrakkaslétta

9 hours
Starting point

Learn about fossils, glacier floods and the Arctic Circle with a local guide. Travel along the Tjörnes Peninsula, explore the Ásbyrgi Canyon and the Melrakkaslétta Peninsula, and finish your tour in the charming little fishing village of Raufarhöfn.

What to expect?

  • We start the tour by following the coastline of the Tjörnes Peninsula, after which we head east towards Kelduhverfi, south of Öxarfjörður Bay, and to the majestic Ásbyrgi Canyon.

  • From there, we dive into the Melrakkaslétta Peninsula and visit the Rauðinúpur Cape, Hraunhafnartangi Lighthouse, and finally the fishing village of Raufarhöfn, the northernmost settlement in the country, where the mysterious Arctic Henge is located.

What is included?

  • Transportation
  • Fuel
  • Experienced, English-speaking guide for the duration of the tour

Is this experience for me?

  • All are welcome

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.

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