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The South Coast Lighthouse Trail offers fun variety for travelers: They can drive it, walk along the coastline, run, or even cycle. On the Lighthouse Trail you can visit three villages by the sea: Þorlákshöfn, Eyrarbakki and Stokkseyri, each with its own uniqueness and history. The route offers a variety of travel options that can be enjoyed in one or more days.  

The South Coast Lighthouse Trail offers a variety of possibilities, whether as a family trip, for pleasure or adventure!  

Below you can find information about the companies that are on the Lighthouse Trail. Find out what is available and contact them so they can put together an adventure packages for you and your group.  

Nordic Green Travel
Nordic Green Travel is an Iceland based travel agency that helps you travel in a more responsible and sustainable way. We specialize in creating ones in a lifetime travel experiences in Iceland. Our mission is to minimize the negative impacts of travel and be a leading force in bringing the tourism industry to a more sustainable future. All tours sold through our website will be carbon offset by planting trees through our own forestry fund Plant a Tree in Iceland (www.plantatreeiniceland.is). For more information about us and to check out our tours around Iceland, please visit our booking website www.nordicgreentravel.com.
Kayak Tours Stokkseyri
School groups. ½ hour (paddle) assistant on the lakeside, paddle free on a specific area in Löngudæl. Great for school groups some just want to feel free on the water and splash to each other. 2450 ISK Robinson Crusoe. Tour 1 - 3 hour without guide. Particularly interesting possibility for families and individuals, where participants can explore by them selfs the amazing labyrinth of the swamp. Map of the area for sale at the reception. Notice that the area is absolutely safe. Adult 4950 ISK Children 6 - 14  years 1350 ISK Challenge kayaking. 1 hour organized tour with guide. Ideal for all kind of groups of 5 to 50 persons. Paddled along Löngudæl lake and into the narrow canals of the swamp. Area that offers a relaxed mood and can challenge the team work of the group. 5600 ISK Power Challenge kayaking. This is an organized 2 hour guided tour. The tour is ideal for groups from 5 to 50 individuals. We paddle along the lake Löngudæl into the swamp area where we paddle along the narrow canals and into the river Hraunsá and all the way to the sea. We paddle along the coastline with the ocean on one side and the skerries and the small lagoons on the other. Surrounded by the beauty of the natures diversity the lagoons are the ideal home of seals and birds. The trip ends in the harbor of Stokkseyri village. All participants must paddle close to the shore and be near the guide. Age limit: 14 years.  9.600 ISK. Adventure kayaking. 2 hours sea tour. Now the environment is of completely different nature. The skerries with beautiful lagoons are the home of seals and birds and the whole biota is incredibly diverse. It is very important that participants stay close to the shore with our guide. Adventure kayaking in Iceland. Amazing experience. Age limit: 14 years. 9.600 ISK A Northern Lights Adventure you will never forget This 1 to 2 hour guided kayaking adventure takes us through the calm water canals in the south Iceland village of Stokkseyri. With only our headlamps shining over the water, our guide will lead the way through the canals, to our destination.Then we will turn off our headlamps and look up into the sky where the aurora borealis dances overhead, mesmerizing us with their splendour. Afterwards, we return to our base silently paddling through the stillness of the night, accompanied by the cry of sea gulls and the sound of the pounding surf a short distance away. A romantic, uplifting and enchanting experience that you will not soon forget. Winter hours: October thorugh March, (as long as the canals are not frozen) Departure: anytime between 8pm and 1am (20:00 and 01:00) by prior arrangementIncluded: kayak, waterproof overalls, life vest, headlamps, guide, and entrance to swimmimng pool. Price: 8.900kr per person Minimum number of participants : 5 Maximum number of participants: 50 age: 14 years Access to swimming pool and hot tubs included in all tours at opening times of the swimming pool. For groups the swimming pool is always open. Necessary equipment: Spare clothing and of course towel and swimsuit. Extra charge outside regular opening hours.  Price for 1-5 pers. 8.000 ISK. And 6-10 pers. 5.000ISK. 11+ free Tours begin at Stokkseyri swimming pool. Kindly do not consume alcoholic beverages before the tours. Any individual that clearly is under the influence of alcohol will be denied to participate.
Sólvangur Icelandic Horse Center
Sólvangur is an authentic horse breeding farm in South Iceland where people can learn about and meet the Icelandic horse, visit the stable, take riding lessons, drink coffee or enjoy refreshments at the Stable Café, or even stay for a few nights in the peaceful countryside. The farm is owned by a family with passion for horses and a lot of experience and knowledge in the field. Today there are around 60 horses on the farm, as well as some other animals. The horses are well trained quality horses and the instructors are licensed riding teachers. Sólvangur is the place to visit if you love horses or even if you are just a little curious about them, as the Sólvangur team strives to educate and give people the chance to get closer to the Icelandic horse. Suits well for individuals of all ages, small groups and families. 
Rauða Húsið Restaurant
A great beginning or memorable end to your Golden Circle or South Coast trip, or a destination in itself. Some of the country’s best seafood, steaks, and lamb, decadent desserts, and local craft beers in a historic house in a charming seaside village.
Fjöruborðið restaurant
Fjöruborðið restaurant in the village of Stokkseyri is an enchanted place of delight. People have to tear themselves away from it – but that is all right. There is only positive magic inside, tickling both your stomach and your soul.
Eyrarbakki Maritime Museum
The Maritime museum in Eyrarbakki offers a unique trip back in time, where you can see numerous items from the time when sailors, living on the south coast, rowed out to sea every day. A large twelve-rower, Farsæll, is the largest item of the museum, built 1915. Hours of Operation: May 1st - September 30th: Daily 11.00-18.00 Winter: By arrangement 
Bakkastofa Culture Center
Icelandic Culture Center Bakkastofa welcomes guests with stories and music, where the history and culture of the nation is in focus. Short video introduction about us :)  
Árnessýsla Heritage Museum in Eyrarbakki
The Merchants House in Eyrarbakki, was built in 1765 when Danish merchants began to overwinter in Iceland. Merchant families lived in the House for two centuries and over that period the House was the center for art and European culture in Iceland; fashion, music and litterature spreading from there throughout the country. Eyrarbakki was at that time one of the largest harbours and trading palces in the country, serving people of South-Iceland.  Very interesting exhibitons in the center of Eyrarbakki village: The Mercants House, Egg House and Kirkjubær.  Opening hours:Open every day at summers 11-18 and by arrangement.
Bakki Hostel & Apartments
Located in the quaint seaside town of Eyrarbakki, your gateway to the Golden Circle and the South Coast. Gullfoss, Geysir, Thingvellir National Park, the famous Blue Lagoon, and the waterfall Seljalandsfoss are all less than an hour away, and so is downtown Reyjavík.  Just steps away from the seaside path that runs the length of this quaint, authentically Icelandic town. Far from big-city lights, this is an ideal spot for watching the northern lights in wintertime. Spectacular sunsets over the sea are on offer all year round. It is also just a short walk from the TripAdvisor "Certificate of Excellence"-winning restaurant Rauða Húsið (The Red House). The three spacious, fully-equipped apartments provide all modern conveniences and each sleep up to four. The brand-new hostel has 36 bunks in 4 dorm rooms with shared kitchen and bathrooms. Linen is included with all stays. Free WiFi and parking is available for all guests. Smart TVs are found in all apartments and in the hostel common areas and feature a  A convenience store is located just next-door at the fuel station. Eyrarbakki is a small town with fewer than 600 residents, but don’t let its small size fool you! You can enjoy horse riding on Eyrarbakki’s black sand beach or kayaking on the sea. The coast near Eyrarbakki is also a popular spot for surfing, believe it or not! There are a range of activities on offer in and around Eyrarbakki, as we can help you discover it. You can see more at www.discovereyrarbakki.is or simply ask us!   Please contact for prices and booking information.
Guesthouse Kvöldstjarnan
The Guesthouse Kvöldstjarnan stands on the rim of the great Þjórsá lava, which the Atlantic Ocean has molded into a shore renowned for its beauty.  It is not far from Iceland’s most visited tourist attractions. Besides Stokkseyri has a lot to offer in recreation:  museums, a restaurant, kayak sailing etc. and it is becoming evermore attractive every year. So why not stay awhile at the Star on the shore?    
SeaSide Cottages
Sea Side Cottages offers two beautiful and romantic self-catering cottages in Eyrarbakki, Sudurgata, 80 square meters  and Vesturgata, 23 square meters . They are located just a few steps away from the magnificent North-Atlantic ocean. The cottages are well equipped with a private patio for each cottage, garden furniture and a  BBQ. Seaside cottages are only 45 min drive from Reykjavík and are central with regards to some of the major tourist attractions; Þingvellir, Gullfoss, Geysir and Eyjafjallajökull.  If you are looking for a family holiday, or a quiet escape as a couple we have the solution, and look forward to welcoming you to our unique cottages.
Stokkseyri Swimming pool
In the heart of Stokkseyri is its public swimming pool. It has an 18 meter outdoor pool with a slide, wading pool and two hot tubs. The building has two spacious changing rooms. Nearby are restaurants, museums, art galleries and kayaking as well as the beach as Stokkseyri is right on the south coast. The Stokkseyri public swimming pool is cherished by regulars and visitors alike, a destination in the Árborg region that no one would regret visiting.  Entrance fee from January 1st 2018 Adult (18-66 years old): Single ticket: 1.050 kr. 10 tickets: 4.300 kr. 30 tickets: 8.600 kr. Season ticket (one year): 30.000 kr. Children (10 - 18 years old) and senior citizens (67 years and older): Free of charge for children under 10 years Single ticket:  160 kr 10 tickets:  1.200 kr 30 tickets:  3.400 kr Senior citizens:Senior citizens (67 years and older) living in the municipality 0 kr. Senior citizens (67 years and older) not living in the municipality 200 kr Admission is free of charge for disabled people upon presenting a disability card.   Swimwear rental 800 kr. eachTowel rental 800 kr. eachSpecial offer (towel, swimwear and single ticket) 1.700 kr. Opening timesWinter: From mid august - 31. may  Mon- Fri.       4:30pm - 8:30pmSat.              10:00am - 3:00pmSun. Closed Summer:       1. June -   mid augustMon – Fri.      1:00pm - 9:00pmSat - Sun.     10:00am - 5:00pm
Þorlákshöfn Swimming pool
The Sports centre in Þorlákshöfn is located next to the new campsite in the southern part of the town. The outside area has a swimming pool, hot pools and water slides, whereas inside there is a swimming pool for the youngest guests, spa and gym. Free for children under the age of 16. For opening hours see website.
Black Beach Tours
BLACK BEACH TOURS offers perfect tours in South Iceland where the black volcanic beach meets the blue Atlantic Ocean. ATV/QUAD Tours – Available All Year Explore breathtaking volcanic black beach and cover off-road trails filled with adventurous twists and turns. And you can ride into the beautiful surrounding lava fields and experience the captivating nature. Definitely a "Bucket List" experience. You can choose between 1, 2 or 3 hours ATV/QUAD tours  RIB-BOAT TOURS – Available May-October We have a choice of exhilarating boat tours. Explore the beautiful volcanic black beach and black basalt sea cliffs close to Þorlákshöfn from the sea. With RIBs (Rigid Inflatable Boats) you can get much quicker and closer to the wildlife and nature. With a maximum of 12 people per boat, it makes for a more personal experience. A fast and fun experience on the water for ages of 5 yrs & up. You can choose between 30 min, 1 or 2 hours RIB BOAT tours  COMBO TOUR is another option where we combine an ATV/QUAD ride and a RIB boat tour for you.  A LUXURY SEA EXPERIENCE – Available May-October Join us on a nice fishing and/or sightseeing tour on the south coast of Iceland.  A private charter aboard our 40ft flybridge motor yacht, AUÐDÍS, is a great idea for a small group of friends, family or colleagues together to enjoy the most memorable experience at sea.  YOGA We offer lovely yoga sessions in our yoga studio in Þorlákshöfn. In good weather we even take the yoga outdoors and have a unique yoga experience on the black volcanic beach nearby. We are more than happy to create custom tours based on your wishes and needs, like private tours to larger groups, luxury to lower budgets etc. We are situated in Þorlákshöfn only 50 km from Reykjavik, 28 km from Selfoss and 80 km from Keflavik Airport. This is a perfect add on to the popular Golden Circle. Don't hesitate to contact us if you like to get more information about our tours and activites. ADDRESS BLACK BEACH TOURS HAFNARSKEIÐ 17 815 ÞORLÁKSHÖFN CONTACT TEL: +354 556-1500 INFO@BLACKBEACHTOURS.IS WWW.BLACKBEACHTOURS.IS

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