Northern lights tours on a bus

One of the best options to see the aurora borealis in Iceland is to go for organised northern lights tours with Reykjavik Excursions

One of the best way to see the northern lights on a organized tour in Iceland is to go on a Reykjavik Excursions bus tour. These northern lights tours are very popular and each year tens of thousands jump onto the bus and travel for 30-60 min to the best location outside of Reykjavik. The location visited are different every tour since it really depends on the cloud forecast where the lights are most likely to be seen each night. They also offer you to go again next night if you are unlucky and wont see the lights in your first trip. Refreshments not included.

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What is unique with northern lights tours on a bus?

Most people like to go and see the northern lights with other people. On a bus tour you have a lot of other travelers to share your experience with. Just going to a place somewhere outside of Iceland, in the middle of the winter in the dark night, is a great experience. Many just look at seeing the northern lights as nice bonus. Due to this all northern lights tours on a bus is probably the most popular way for tourists to see the lights in Iceland.