luxury paragliding day-tour south iceland

This is your chance to have a luxury day tour in the south of Iceland in combination with a tandem paragliding flight near to Vík í Mýrdal.  This is a one-day self-drive holiday with a licensed 4x4 rental car for up to 7 people and FREE pick-up.

Just like our standard day-trip you will have the chance to experience Iceland at your own pace with some expert advice from the True Adventure team. The highlight of your tour will be the tandem paragliding flight from Vik, which is one of the most picturesque spots in the south of the country. 

Tour Highlights

  • Admire stunning landscapes - get close to volcanoes, waterfalls, glaciers, and beaches.
  • See it all from above
  • Plenty of photo opps to preserve your memories of the day
  • A day packed full of adventure but also with plenty of time to relax and enjoy yourselves
  • Get to know the locals who will show you their own favourite spots to walk, relax and fly

An Introductory Paragliding Tandem Flight is always at your own risk.

What to Expect

  • Everything you dreamt off when you were little and wanted to fly like a bird (or Karlsson, or Superman...) and much more.
  • You will enjoy stunning glacial views, waterfalls, rivers and green rugged hills and beaches on your way to Vik. 
  • Discover the essence of Iceland as the south  truly embodies the unique beauty of this island
  • A well-organized itinerary at a comfortable pace


  • 8:15 - 8:30 am - pick-up from your hotel by a representative of the car hire company
  • 8:30 am - 9 am - collect car from car hire company's office
  • 9:00 am - drive out of Reykjavik heading east on the Ring Road
  • Fly with us - drive to Vik for the highlight of your day - paragliding over the beautiful Reynisfjara black sand beach and mixing up with the birds and clouds.  We will recommend activities for you in Vik and the area, where to have a bite to eat, hike, take more photos or just relax depending on how much time you have left.
  • Head back west - we recommend you stop to take a dive in Seljavallalaug pool and then admire another stunning waterfall - Skogarfoss
  • Next stop - Solheimajokull, glacier walking and another opportunity to have your breath taken away
  • Final stop - Seljalandsfoss before you hit the road for your final stretch to Reykjavik (all depending on how long the earlier activities have taken) we recommend you stop here to enjoy the stunning waterfall views, take a few photos and have a quick coffee break
  • Back in Reykjavik - drop off the car and hit the sack or the nearest bar - you will be tired but the happiest you've ever felt!
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Other Details

  • Wear suitable clothes and shoes for outdoor activities as you will be going over some rough terrain while sightseeing.
  • About your flight - check our Tandem Paragliding Flight info for what to wear and what to expect
  • Weather: Sometimes we need to change departure times slightly due to the weather. Please check your email before your tour and leave us a phone number we can call or text you on in case we have to contact you with changes in schedule


  • From 45,000 ISK per person (for a group of 7) up to 105,000 ISK per person (if only one person is booking)
  • Includes a Category R rental car from Europcar (e.g. LAND ROVER Discovery 7 SEATER 4WD, Audi Q7 or similar) 
  • Car rental is subject to Europcar's Terms & Conditions 

An Introductory Paragliding Tandem Flight is always at your own risk.