Around Iceland self drive


8 days
All year
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
  • Breakfasts
  • Rental car for 7 days, with unlimited milage and CDW insurance


Not included

  • 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


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