19 days / 18 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast
During the 19 day All around Iceland Tour you will experience all of Iceland´s main attractions. You will drive along the magnificent West fjords with its stunning fjords and majestic mountains. You will have enough time to go on tours in order to explore Iceland more closely.
Including accommodation, breakfast, Wi-Fi, service charges and taxes.
Around Iceland guests get 15% off food and drink menus
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This is the ultimate tour with suitable time spent at Iceland´s major nature spots. Explore dramatic landscapes and some of the world’s finest waterfalls, visit erupting geysers in the great Geysir hot spring area and Thingvellir, a UNESCO world heritage site. Enjoy Vatnajökull glacier, the glacial lagoon Jökulsárlón and many other unique places.
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ICELAND
Arrival in Iceland. If time allows, go for a exploration walk around Reykjavík.
Overnight in Reykjavík in one or our 3-star-hotels.
Day 2: WHALE FJORD AND SAGA VALLEY
Explore the scenic Whale fjord and the valley of Borgarfjörður.
Spent the night in the Borgarfjörður area at Fosshotel Reykholt.
Day 3: SNÆFELLSNES PENINSULA
Explore the Snæfellsnes peninsula with its snow capped volcano, stunning coastline, lava fields and bird colonies.
Overnight in one of our hotels on Snæfellsnes peninsula.
Day 4: BREIÐARFJÖRÐUR AND THE WEST FJORDS
Take the morning ride on the ferry Baldur and travel to the west fjords. Stop at the small but beautiful island of Flatey. Head to Patreksfjörður when you´re back on dry land.
Spent two nights at Fosshotel Westfjords.
Day 5: PUFFIN WATCHING
Drive to Europe’s largest bird cliff Látrabjarg. Enjoy the magnificend view from the high cliff on Europe´s westernmost point. Afterwards, drive to the Red Sand Beach (Rauðisandur) and enjoy a walk in the picturesque landscape.
Day 6: MAGNIFICENT WEST FJORDS
Be prepared to get impressed by the stunning fjords while travelling north in this beautiful peninsula. Stop at Iceland´s most beautiful waterfall, Dynjandifoss. You will pass a lot of small villages until you reach the capital of the west fjords, Ísafjörður.
Stay for one night in a same category hotel as Fosshotel.
Day 7: SEALS IN NORTHERN ICELAND
Today you will leave the west fjords and drive along the picturesque fjords in the north back to the mainland. Stop in Hvammstangi to visit the Seal exhibition. In the area of Blönduós / Varmahlíð, spend two nights in a same category hotel as Fosshotel.
Day 8: TRÖLLASKAGI PENINSULA
Visit the small villages Siglufjörður and Hofsós on Tröllaskagi peninsula and get ready to be impressed by the surrounding mountains and deep valleys.
Day 9: AKUREYRI AND GÓÐAFOSS
Visit Akureyri, the capital of the North, and the waterfall of the gods, Goðafoss. Overnight 3 nights in one of our hotels in North Iceland.
Day 10: DAYBREAK AT HÚSAVÍK OR ASKJA VOLCANO
Visit the small town of Husavík with its different museums and enjoy a whale watching tour originating from the harbour. Another option would be to join a guided daytour to the Askja volcano which will be an unforgettable adventure driving through the rough highland to this unique place.
Day 11: HIKING IN THE MÝVATN REGION
The unique landscape surrounding the Mývatn area makes it a perfect spot for hiking. What better way to relax after the hike than to enjoy the Mývatn natural baths. Also worth a visit are the pseudocrates at Skútustaðir and the enormous hot spring area of Námaskarð.
Day 12: DETTIFOSS WATERFALL
Drive around Tjörnes peninsula and visit Europe’s most powerful waterfall, Dettifoss (mid-June to August) and drive further to the east. Overnight 2 nights in Fosshotel Eastfjords.
Day 13: HALLORMSSTAÐUR AND HENGIFOSS
Spend a whole day to discover East Iceland. Travel along the coastline of the lake Lagarfjlót. Stop in Hallormsstaðir, where Iceland’s largest forest is located. See the magnificent waterfall Hengifoss.
Day 14: EAST FJORDS
Proceed further south. Enjoy your ride along the scenic East fjords. Stop in Höfn and enjoy the cozy atmosphere in this old fishing town. Overnight two nights in our hotels in Vatnajökull area.
Day 15: VATNJÖULL REGION
Enjoy the Vatnajökull glacier, with the glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón and the Skaftafell National Park. Take a trip on the cape Ingólfshöfði and watch the puffins. Stop at the farm Brunhóll for a delicious glacier ice cream.
Day 16: WONDERS OF SOUTH ICELAND
Drive along the south coast and witness many natural wonders such a black lava beaches, waterfalls and glaciers.
Stay in Fosshotel Hekla or similar.
Day 17: GULLFOSS WATERFALL AND GEYSIR HOT SPRING AREA
Your first stop should be at Þingvellir national park, a UNESCO world heritage site. The park rests in a valley created by the power of the apartdrifting tectonic plates. Keep on driving to Haukadalur hot spring area where you will see several hot springs, the most active being the geysir Strokkur, which erupts every 10 minutes. The next stop is the Gullfoss waterfall (golden waterfall). This waterfall falls in two cascades into a narrow and deep gorge. Further on at your trip will you visit the church and historical site of Skálholt before heading on to the volcanic crater Kerið.
Overnight in Reykjavík 2 nights in one of our 3-star hotels.
Day 18: REYKJANES PENINSULA AND REYKJAVÍK
If you´re keen on further exploration before heading home, the Reykjanes peninsula has plenty to see, such as the Blue Lagoon, Gunnuhver or Krýsuvík hot spring areas and Keilir mountain. The picturesque surroundings around lake Kleifarvatn are not to be missed. You don´t want to miss the chance to cross between the two continents of Europe and North America on the bridge between continents.
Day 19: DEPART FOR HOME
If time allows: Enjoy Reykjavík, or explore the Reykjanes Peninsula with a stop at the famous Blue Lagoon for relaxation.
|Tour rates for 18 nights||Winter Season 01.10 - 30.04||Shoulder Season 01.05 - 31.05 01.09 - 30.09||Summer Season 01.06 - 31.08|
|Single Room||1576 EUR||2037 EUR||2372 EUR|
|Double Room||1921 EUR||2497 EUR||2947 EUR|
|Triple Room||2841 EUR||3532 EUR||4097 EUR|
For any itinerary changes, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to get an offer for your special tour. Íslandshótel reserves the right to confirm a reversed itinerary and the right to change accommodation at short notice, depending on availability. Please note that this tour does not include a rental car.