Day Tours/Activities

Black Beach ATV Tour

If you like to have adventures and love spending time in beautiful surroundings, then the Black Beach ATV tour is a tour for you!

  • Trees planted 1
  • Available all year
  • Duration 1 hour
  • Location Þorlákshöfn
  • Difficulty
  • Number of participants Min. 2
  • Age limit Minimum age 6 years

What you'll experience.

A one hour black beach ATV tour from the town of Þorlákshöfn in South Iceland

If you like to have adventures and love spending time in beautiful surroundings, then the Black Beach ATV tour is a tour for you! Driving on the volcanic ash beach is truly a unique experience and something that you shouldn’t miss out on during your vacation in Iceland. This thrilling ATV tour will allow you to enjoy Iceland’s amazing nature on a quad bike and play by the shoreline.

The tour

You will start your tour by meeting up with your guide at Black Beach tours basecamp. The basecamp is located in Þorlákshöfn which is only in approx. 40 minute drive from the capital area. There you will be briefed on safety and be introduced to the quad bikes you will be driving on the tour. Your local guide will then take you along the vast black sand beach by the town of Þorlákshöfn. You will drive through the lava fields surrounding the town.

Please note

  • Pick-up and drop-off services can be arranged from your hotel in Reykjavík city or in a 50 km. radius from Black Beach Tours basecamp.
  • The price for the tour is based on two people sharing a ATV/quad bike.
  • Single travelers must choose the “alone on an ATV/QUAD” option in the booking system.
  • This tour has a minimum of two people.

If you want more information about this tour or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can either send us a message through the contact form or via email at info@nordicgreentravel.com.

If you would like to look at similar options to this tour, check our ATVs and Super Jeeps tours.

Check the weather forecast for the area this tour operates in; South Iceland weather forecast 

This tour is carbon offset through the forestry project Plant a Tree in Iceland

If you want to know more about Plant a Tree in Iceland, please visit the project at www.plantatreeiniceland.is

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Included in final tour price.


  • Helmet
  • Warm overalls
  • Local guide

    What to bring.

    • Warm clothes
    • Gloves


    • Black sand beach
    • Lava fields


    Tour operator

    This tour is operated by our friends at Black Beach Tours, a new and exciting option on the South coast of Iceland. The company is run by locals that have a true passion for nature and outdoor activities as well as giving back to their community.

    Black Beach Tours certifications:

    Tour operator

    14.900 ISK
    Per person

    14.900 ISK