Wild West Fjords in 7 days
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Wild West Fjords in 7 days

7 days / 6 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast

The West fjords are the hidden gem of Iceland and the oldest and wildest region. The area is remote and stunningly beautiful with numerous fjords, mountains, natural hot springs, wild animals, waterfalls and many other things to see.

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€ 876

Including accommodation, breakfast, Wi-Fi and service charges and taxes.

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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

Westfjords  are characterized by deep fjords, steep cliffs, glaciers, waterfalls, natural hot springs and arctic flora and fauna that makes this place one of the most enchanting spot in Iceland. A dream destination for any traveller and a heaven for photographers and nature lovers.

   
 
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Highlights

  • Snaefellsnes peninsula with its glacier, lava fields and bird colonies
  • Magnificent stunning fjords and mountains
  • Visit the westernmost peninsula in Europe and the largest bird cliff in Europe
  • Iceland´s most beautiful waterfall, Dynjandi
  • 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: SNÆFELLSNES PENINSULA
    Explore the scenic Whale fjord and the valley of Borgarfjörður. Proceed further on to Snæfelsnes peninsula with its snow capped volcano, stunning coastline, lava fields and bird colonies.
    Overnight one of our hotels in West Iceland.

  • Day 3: SOUTHERN WEST FJORDS
    Take your time driving along the southern coast of the west fjords which will take you to the town of Patreksfjörður. Prepare to be impressed by the high mountains, magnificent fjords and the sparkling blue seawater.
    Spend the night at Fosshotel Westfjords.

  • Day 4: DYNJANDI WATERFALL AND ÍSAFJÖRÐUR
    In the morning drive to Látrabjarg where you can view a large bird colonie, the birds in their natural surroundings. You might also get to see the Puffin. Get ready to be impressed by the stunning fjords while travelling north in this peninsula. Stop at Iceland´s most beautiful waterfall, Dynjandifoss. You will pass several small villages until you reach the capital of the west fjords, Ísafjörður.
    Stay here for one night in a same category hotel as Fosshotel.

  • Day 5: NORTHERN WEST FJORDS
    Leave the west fjords today. Drive along the picturesque fjords in the northern peninsula back to the main road. Keep on driving due south.
    Overnight in Búðardalur / Fellströnd area in a same category hotel as Fosshotel.

  • Day 6: BORGARNES AND HÚSAFELL
    Start the day with a visit at the Hraunfossar waterfalls and Húsafell where you will find a lovely out doors swimming pool. Take a break and gaze at the powerful hot spring Deildaratunga afterwards.
    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 relaxation.

Tour rates for 6 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 846 EUR 1148 EUR 1426 EUR
Double Room 966 EUR 1308 EUR 1626 EUR
Triple Room 1286 EUR 1668 EUR 2026 EUR

Reykjavík

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.

Westfjords

Fosshotel Westfjords

A 3-star hotel in the small fishing village of Patreksfjörður, gateway to some of Iceland's greatest attractions

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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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.