Self drive in Iceland
1450 km approx
Day 1 Arrival day / Reykjavík
You pick up the rental car at the airport.
Accommodation in Reykjavik
Day 2 The South
Places of interest: Þingvellir National Park.
Geysir hot spring area with its fabulous Strokkur.
Gullfoss waterfall. Seljalandsfoss waterfall.
The magnificent waterfall and
the folk museum at Skógar.
Accommodation in Vík area.
Day 3 The Southeast and the East coast
Places of interest: Skaftafell National Park.
The glacial lagoon Jökulsárlón.
The Vatnajökull glacier – various types of glacier tours
are on offer if booked in advance.
Accommodation in Höfn area.
Day 4 The East coast and fjords
Places of interest: Great view of tall and
often uniquely formed mountains
on route to the East fjords.
The fjords with their dramatic mountains and
quaint fishing villages.
Accommodation in Egilsstaðir area.
Day 5 Lake Mývatn area
Places of interest: Lake Mývatn. Höfði.
Dimmuborgir. Námaskarð. Krafla.
Goðafoss (Waterfall of the Gods).
Accommodation in Mývatn area.
Day 6 Akureyri and the North
Places of interest: Akureyri town. Skagafjörður district.
The farmhouse museum in Glaumbær.
The old turf church at Víðimýri.
Vatnsdalshólar. Kolugljúfur canyon.
Accommodation in Hrútafjörður/Skagafjörður area.
Day 7 The North and the Southwest
Places of interest: The lovely Borgarfjörður district.
Climbing the old crater Grábrók.
Borgarnes the site of one of the most
popular Icelandic sagas, Egla.
Accommodation in Reykjavík
Day 8 Departure
Drop off of the rental car at the airport 2 hours before your flight.
- 7 nights accommodation, rooms with shared or private facilities
- Rental car for 7 days, with unlimited milage and CDW insurance
- Flights to and from Iceland / We can take care of the flights for you if needed
- Meals other than breakfast.
- Personal travel insurance.
- Extra car insurance, such as S-CDW and gravel protection