Our Most Popular Tours

Whale Watching & Puffin Yacht Cruise

Join Harpa Yachts for a comfortable whale & dolphin watching cruise from Reykjavik Old Harbor. On this cruise with a small group we sail out from the old harbor in downtown Reykjavik out to Faxafloi bay looking for whales & dolphins.


Northern Lights Yacht Cruise

On this approximately 1,5-2.5 hour tour we encounter many other interesting sights. We cruise along the beautiful coastline and enjoy the city lights from a different view!


New Year’s Eve Yacht Cruise

Enjoy the unique New Year’s Eve Firework Cruise and maybe a glimp of the northern lights if we are lucky.
The fireworks on New Year’s Eve in Reykjavik are a spectacular sight, when each and every family put on their own firework show. Now you can view the fireworks from the ocean with a great view to Reykjavik city.


Read Our Reviews

  • star rating  Our guide explained so many things to us that we would have never known. He was friendly and had a great sense of humor. It is a must to get... read more

    Nancy M
  • star rating  We Spent 3 nights in Iceland. I contacted Einar at Local Guides Iceland for a private tour. Einar picked us up at the airport at 5am... read more

    Kiet L
  • star rating  We just returned from a wonderful, if cold & windy, week in Iceland. Einar was our guide for 3 of those days, We modified our schedule at his reccommendation just... read more

    John E
  • star rating  My friend and I booked a Golden Circle Tour on a small tour bus. I wish I could remember the name of the tour company, but our guide was... read more

    Christie S
  • star rating  Long story short, my children(23 and 25) had a seven hour lay over. I contacted Local Guides and Einar was fantastic. He responded quickly and was patient with all of... read more

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Northern lights
Northern Lights

Northern Lights

The northern lights is something one will not forget, the colors, the dancing stripes or the bow stretching across the sky.



Reykjavik the northern most capital in the world.

Golden Circle


Gullfoss is one of Iceland’s most beautiful waterfalls in Hvítá river coming from Langjökull, Iceland’s second biggest glacier.


Why Choose us?

Handpicked Tours

We’ve handpicked each tour and activity and crafted our own tours through decades of tourism experience.

Smaller is better

Our mantra is keeping things small, unique, upclose and personal.

Family Owned

We work with our clients to create the best tour possible

Family First

Our family owned company works by creating the best experiences for our clients.

Fair Pricing

We provide fair pricing on our tours. Experience Iceland in comfort.

Invest in Memories

Our goal is to find the best experiences for you tailored to your bugdet.

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Things To Do In Iceland

Stargazing In Iceland

Unlike elsewhere in Europe, where the light pollution thwarts ideal stargazing conditions, Iceland seems a perfect location to enjoy the sparkling jewels of the sky. Not many are aware when they go out for the Northern Lights tours they really do not pay attention to another important aspect of the wonderful evening tour – the option of observing the stars, constellation, the Milky Way, shootings stars (which really are meteors), some planets, moon and even the rare moonbow! 

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Weather in Iceland

The weather in Iceland.

It is fair to say that the weather in Iceland is quite unpredictable and we have a saying that “if you don’t like the weather, just wait five minutes, it will change”. When this blog is written in the middle

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