ATV – Quad Bike 2-hour Tour | Sólheimasandur - South

ATV – Quad Bike 2-hour Tour | Sólheimasandur - South

An 2 hours ATV tour that takes you on a ride over black sand fields derived from the dormant volcano Katla, across small rivers and to the famous aircraft wreck on Sólheimasandur. The route offers amazing views of the magnificent landscape of surrounding areas, which have been shaped by glaciers and volcanic activity throughout the millenniums. Please note that a valid driver's license is requested to operate the ATV's. Available all year. 

Operated by: Arcanum

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Location Sólheimasandur

GPS: 63°29’41.0″N, 19°19’39.3W (WGS84)

Distance from Reykjavík is 158 km / 98 mi.   
Meeting point at Arcanum Base Camp by road no. 222.

Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes prior to departure of the tour


  • Driving an ATV over black sand fields
  • Flight wreck on Sólheimasandur 
  • Stunning views of South Iceland
  • Explore and experience the wilderness


  • English speaking guide
  • ATV/Quad bike tour
  • Insulated cover-all, helmet, and balaclava face mask

Please bring with you

  • Warm clothes


  • ATV/Quad bike drivers must hold a valid driver's license
  • Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before departure
  • An additional fee is charged for a single ride; please choose a single ride when booking odd numbers. 

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