Luxury West Iceland
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Luxury West Iceland

8 days / 7 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast

In this tour you will have time to visit the innumerable islands of Breiðafjörður, go whale watching or snowmobiling on the snow-capped volcano of Snæfellsnes. The national park of Snæfellsnes offers a large variety of hiking trails, one more beautiful than the other.

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€ 2.835

Including accommodation in an upper-class hotel, breakfast, three course dinner for all nights, Wi-Fi and service charges and taxes.

Special Requests

If you would like to make some changes to the itinerary or wish to stay a longer or shorter period, feel free to contact us.

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OVERVIEW

The Western part of Iceland is a spectacular area. Snæfellsnes peninsula is famous for its glacier, Snæfellsjökull mentioned by Jules Verne in his novel "Journey to the Center of the Earth" and the countless islands in the  Breiðafjörður bay with its colourful bird and sea life. The area has an interesting folklore and tales of adventure as many of the Icelandic sagas took place in the area.

   

 

Highlights

  • Snaefellsnes peninsula with its glacier, lava fields and bird colonies
  • Boat tour on Breiðafjörður fjord to see puffins and other birdlife
  • Visit the popular Saga Settlement Centre in Borgarfjordur
  • Reykjanes peninsula and the famous Blue Lagoon
  • Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ICELAND
    Arrival in Iceland. If time allows, go for an exploration walk around Reykjavík.
    Overnight in Fosshotel Reykjavík in a upgraded room.

  • Day 2: WHALE FJORD AND SAGA VALLEY
    Explore the scenic Whale fjord and the valley of Borgarfjörður. Stop at Europe´s most powerful hot spring, Deildartunguhver.
    Spend 2 nights in the Borgarfjörður area at Fosshotel Reykholt in a upgraded room

  • Day 3HUSAFELL AND HRAUNFOSSAR
    Spend the day at Hraunfossar and Barnafoss waterfalls, known for their stunning natural beauty. Proceed onwards to Húsafell area and go for a hike in the amazing landscape. Afterwards, relax in the outdoor swimming pool at Húsafell.

  • Day 4: SNÆFELLSNES PENINSULA
    Drive on the south coast of Snæfellsnes peninsula to explore the spatter ring crater Eldborg as well as the seal colony in Ytri-Tunga. Overnight 3 nights in Fosshotel Hellnar in a upgraded room.

  • Day 5: SNÆFELLSNES NATIONAL PARK
    Discover the snow-capped volcano Snæfellsnesjökull and book an optional snowmobile or glacier walk tour. There are plenty of well-marked paths in the area inviting you to undertake an unforgettable hike.

  • Day 6: SIGHTS OF BREIÐARFJÖRÐUR
    Start the day at Stykkisholmur, a pretty fishing village with numerous old houses, and go on a boat tour on Breiðafjörður bay. You should see plenty of puffins and other birds on the uncountable small islands in the fjord. After the boat tour, visit the famous and unique exhibition Library of water.

  • Day 7: SETTLEMENT CENTER IN BORGARNES
    Travel back to Reykjavík. Make a pit stop in Borgarnes and visit the popular Saga Settlement Centre.
    Overnight in an upgraded room at Fosshotel Reykjavík.

  • Day 8DEPART 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 7 nights Winter Season 01.10 - 30.04 Shoulder Season 01.05 - 04.06 01.09 - 30.09 Summer Season 05.06 - 31.08
Single Room 2688 EUR 3178 EUR 3710 EUR
Double Room 2793 EUR 3318 EUR 3885 EUR

Reykjavík

Fosshotel Reykjavík

Fosshotel Reykjavík, the largest hotel in Iceland, is located within a short walking distance from downtown Reykjavík.

Grand Hótel Reykjavík

Grand Hotel Reykjavík is a four star superior hotel for business travelers, conference guests and tourists who demand excellent service and facilities.

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum is a 4 star hotel, located on Aðalstræti, one of Reykjavík’s oldest streets, in a newly renovated building, the oldest part of which was built in 1764.

West Iceland

Fosshotel Hellnar

The mother of country hotels, under the mysterious Snæfellsjökull Glacier, one of earth´s seven energy centers and the gateway to the center of the earth.

Fosshotel Reykholt

Romantic country hotel in the legendary settings of Reykholt in Borgarfjörður

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For any itinerary changes, feel free to contact us at selfdrive@islandshotel.is 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.