Westfjords, North & West Iceland

Self-drive Tour

11 nights / 12 days

Adventure Awaits in Classic Attractions and Hidden Gems

SELF-DRIVE TOUR

Daily Departure
from May to August

This journey takes you from the wondrous west coast to incredible natural sites of the north to the wild Westfjords and spectacular Snæfellsnes Peninsula.

During this 12-day self-drive, you can experience some of the country’s best-kept secrets and natural wonders. Imagine geothermal hot spots offset by looming glaciers, unspoilt scenery, well-preserved cultural traditions and the remote Westfjords that few places on earth can match.

Price p.p. from
1500
EUR
The amount will be charged in EUR
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What's Included

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Reykjavik
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Skagafjörður area
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Akureyri
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Lake Mývatn area
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Hvammstangi area
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Hólmavík area
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Ísafjörður
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Patreksfjörður area
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Snæfellsnes region

Breakfast daily

Private Transfers, Rental Car & Ferry

  • Private arrival transfer from Keflavìk Airport to Reykjavik.
  • A self-driven rental car for 10 days; inclusive of Insurance based on 4 persons sharing 1 car. Pick up and drop off at Reykjavik City Center.
  • Ferry ticket from Brjánslækur to Stykkishólmur.
  • Private departure transfer from Reykjavik Hotel to Keflavìk Airport.

Highlights not to be missed

  • Discover the volcanic Lake Mývatn and its beautiful surroundings.
  • Walk the quaint streets of Akureyri, the second largest town in Iceland.
  • Marvel at the powerful Dettifoss and Dynjandi waterfalls.
  • Explore Ísafjörður, the unofficial capital of the Westfjords.
  • Visit the rich golden red sands of Rauðisandur beach.
  • See the twin waterfalls Hraunfossar and Barnafoss.
  • Birdwatch at the gigantic cliff of Látrabjarg.
  • Walk the quaint streets of the capital city, Reykjavik.
  • Enjoy the striking nature of Snæfellsnes and its charming fishing villages.

Tours & Activities Included

  • Reykjavik: Private City Walk Tour.
  • From Reykjavik: Blue Lagoon Premium Entrance (2 hrs).

Optional Activities

  • From Reykjavik: Whale Watching.
  • Reykjavik: The Tasty Reykjavik Food Walk.
  • From Húsafell: Into the Glacier (4 hrs).
  • From Fljótstunga Farm: Vidgelmir Lava Cave Tour (2 hrs).
  • From Varmahlíð: Horse Riding Skagafjörður valley (1 or 2 hrs).
  • Lake Mývatn: Nature Baths – Entrance Fee (2 hrs).
  • Lake Mývatn: Cave Exploration Lofthellier (5 hrs).
  • From Húsavík: Whale watchings (3 hrs).
  • From Akureyri: Whale Watching (3 hrs).
  • From Bræðraborg/Ísafjörður: Kayaking Adventure (3 hrs).
  • From Vatnshellir: Lava Cave Tour (1 hr).


Brief Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival in Reykjavik

Day 2 : West iceland

Day 3 : Skagafjörður and Akureyri

Day 4 : Lake Myvatn

Day 5 : Jökulsárgljúfur Park

Day 6 : Fjords of the Troll Paninsula

Day 7 : Journey to the Westfjords

Day 8 : Explore Ísafjörður

Day 9 : Dynjandi Waterfall & Látrabjarg Cliff

Day 10 : Rauðisandur & Ferry Crossing Breiðafjörður Bay

Day 11 : Snæfellsnes Peninsula

Day 12 : Deaprture from Iceland

Download PDF - Detailed Itinerary

Accommodation

Wake up, in the accommodation type of your choice and enjoy another day of exploration.

COMFORT

These are in well-appointed comfort hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.

QUALITY

These are in quality four-star hotels or the best hotels available at each location at the time of booking. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC.

LUXURY

These are in luxury or charming hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.

Not Included

  • Flights to/from Iceland.
  • City Tax and Meals & Beverages.
  • Entrance fees to Attractions (unless otherwise stated).
  • Fees for ferries, tunnels, toll roads, parking of any kind or any other miscellaneous driving expenses.
  • Personal Travel Insurance (highly recommended).
  • Tips and gratuities to drivers and local guides.

Price p.p. from
1500
EUR
The amount will be charged in EUR

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