Black Beach RIB Boat Safari

May – Oct
1 hour
5 years

Join us on a one hour safe and comfortable speed boat tour by the black beach in Þorlákshöfn. This is a wonderful ride on a RIB boat where we combine nature, ocean and adrenaline ride.


  • BIB boat experience
  • Hafnarnesviti lighthouse
  • Rocky landscapes of Þyrstlingsnef
  • Selvogur bay
  • Selvogsviti lighthouse
  • Exploring an old shipwreck
  • Herdísarvík
  • Strandarkirkja
  • Viewing seabirds
  • Possible spotting of whales and seals

What's included

  • Guided RIB-boat tour
  • All necessary safety gear

What's not included

  • Food and drinks


This tour begins at the harbor in Þorlákshöfn.
Your guide will provide you with all the necessary safety gear (a life jacket and a floatation suit) before boarding the RIB boat and setting out for the adventure.

You’ll explore stunning sites very few others have the chance to see as you sail across the waters of the Atlantic Ocean. You will sail along the black lava rocky coastline to the West, see the famous Strandarkirkja and Hafnarnesvíti lighthouse. You’ll also get to get to know the maritime wildlife in the area. In between, we’ll “go full throttle” that is sure to pump up your adrenaline.

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FAQ & Important Information

The following is important information applicable to this tour. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us by email or phone, we are here to make your tour exceptional!

This tour is operated by our trusted partner.

Please note that we offer pick-up service from authorized pickup points in the Reykjavik downtown area. We can unfortunately not offer pick-up service from Airbnb or private apartments, nor Keflavik Airport for our tours. If your pick-up location is not on our pick up list in the booking form then we kindly ask you to locate the closest pick-up point to your accommodation. It might take up to 30 min for our guides to reach your pick-up point, so please wait patiently for us to arrive. As much as possible be prepared and ready to go.

Meeting point:
Þorlákshöfn harbor. Please be at the tour start location in 30 minutes before departure. As much as possible be prepared and ready to go.

Our day tours are very popular and we have many days when all the available seats are booked out. Please book your tour early to avoid disappointment. You can book this tour online using the booking form or just call our office. We typically respond to phone calls from 8:00 AM to 17:00 PM GMT – if you do not reach us, please send an email and we will reply to your message as soon as possible.

All prices are per person. We accept payment by major credit and debit cards with no additional fees. Gratuities are not included.

Tour itinerary changes:
At all times your safety is our first priority. You can expect any kind of weather in Iceland. For this reason, the tour itinerary may be subject to change the sights without notice or the tour might be canceled due to weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. If the timing changes, we will need your valid mobile phone number to contact you and inform you of the time change. Please don’t forget to fill out your phone number on the booking form. If the tour is canceled, you can choose to receive a full refund or to reschedule your tour for another day. We make every effort to avoid any such changes wherever possible.

What to bring:
Since the weather is unpredictable, always bring comfortable outdoor clothes, warm layers, with waterproof and windproof outer-layers. A waterproof jacket and shoes and a warm sweater are highly recommended. It’s best to wear waterproof boots. Bring your personal daily medications if required.

Medical conditions:
Please let us know of any allergies or medical conditions that you may require assistance with.

Payment and cancelation:
Full payment is required at time of booking to secure your place. We require 24 hrs notice of cancellation for a refund. Any cancellation made within less than 24 hours prior to departure will be fully charged.

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Special offer


for a limited time on selected Super Jeep tours