South and West Iceland in 8 days
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South and West Iceland in 8 days

8 days / 7 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast

See Iceland´s attractions without spending too much time in the car. You will be able to explore the main sights of the Golden Circle and Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Furthermore, there will be time time to go for a long hike in the Húsafell area or go for a horseback riding tour in South Iceland.

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Package available from
€ 981

Including accommodation, breakfast, 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

See Iceland´s major nature spots in the South and West part. Explore Gullfoss waterfall, Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site and geothermal areas like the famous Geysir hot spring area. Snæfellsnes peninsula is unlike anything else in the world with its snow-capped volcano, stunning coastline, lava fields and bird colonies.

   

 

Highlights

  • Snaefellsnes peninsula with its glacier, lava fields and bird colonies
  • Geysir hot spring area in Haukadalur and Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site
  • Reykjanes peninsula and the famous Blue Lagoon
  • Hraunfossar waterfalls and Europe's most powerful hot spring, Deildartunguhver
  • Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ICELAND
    Arrival in Iceland. If time allows, go for an exploration walk around Reykjavík.
    Overnight in Reykjavík in one of our 3-star hotels..

  • Day 2: GEYSIR HOT SPRING AREA AND THINGVELLIR NATIONAL PARK
    Visit Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot spring area in Haukadalur and Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site.
    Stay 3 nights in Fosshotel Hekla or similar.

  • Day 3: ICELAND´S SOUTH COAST
    Take a tour along the south coast to visit the saga museum at Hvolsvöllur, Skógafoss waterfall and turf farm as well as the endless black sand beach at the town of Vík.

  • Day 4: REYKJANES PENINSULA OR ÞJÓRSÁRDALUR VALLEY

    Continue your exploration of south Iceland on the Reykjanes Peninsula and stop at the famous Blue Lagoon. The geothermal areas Gunnuhver and Krýsuvík on the peninsula are well worth the visit as well as the picturesque Kleifarvatn lake. Don´t miss out on Þjórsárdalur valley which has a lot to offer.

  • Day 5: BORGARFJÖRÐUR
    Drive west today and explore the valley of Borgarfjörður with its waterfalls, hot springs and historic sites.
    Stay 2 nights in one of our hotels in West Iceland.

  • Day 6: SNÆFELLSNES PENINSULA
    Explore Snæfellsnes peninsula with its snow capped volcano, stunning coastline, lava fields and bird colonies.

  • Day 7: REYKJAVÍK
    Drive back to Reykjavík and take a detour via the beautiful Hvalfjörður bay. Explore Iceland’s capital or drive further west and take a bath in the famous Blue Lagoon.
    Overnight in Reykjavík in one of our 3-star-hotels.

  • Day 8: DEPART FOR HOME
    If time allows: Enjoy Reykjavík, or explore the Reykjanes Peninsula with a stop at the famous Blue Lagoon for relaxtion.

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 946 EUR 1288 EUR 1595 EUR
Double Room 1096 EUR 1488 EUR 1845 EUR
Triple Room 1496 EUR 1938 EUR 2345 EUR

Reykjavik

Fosshotel Baron

Located in the heart of Reykjavík, near the seafront, just walking distance of shops and attractions

Fosshotel Lind

Centrally located in Reykjavík, near the city's main shopping area.

Fosshotel Rauðará

3-stars hotel in the center of Reykjavík, near Hlemmur Square and Klambratún city park. (Formerly Best Western Hotel 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.

South Iceland

Fosshotel Hekla

Fosshotel Hekla, situated close to Mount Hekla in South Iceland, is surrounded by some of the country's most stunning sights including volcanoes Eyjafjallajökull and Fimmvörðuháls

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

Fosshotel Stykkishólmur

A lovely hotel with stylish rooms on the mystical Snæfellsnes peninsula

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Information

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.