ICELAND: South to North and Highlands

Iceland

8 days – 4WD Car
1490 km approx.
Self drive in Iceland
End of June to September

Day 1 Arrival day

You pick up your rental car at Keflavik international airport.
Accommodation in Reykjavík

Day 2 The South – Vík
Places of interest: Seljalandsfoss waterfall.
Skógar with its magnificent waterfall and interesting folk museum.
Vík in Mýrdalur, Dyrhólaey, a 120 m high cape.
Accommodation in Vík area.

Day 3 The Southeast – Skaftafell, Vatnajökull

Places of interest: Skaftafell National Park.
Tours to Cape Ingólfshöfði on hay wagon.
Boat trip on the glacial lagoon Jökulsárlón.
The Vatnajökull glacier, tours on the glacier
offered if booked in advance. Fishing village Höfn.
Accommodation in Höfn area.

Day 4 The East – Egilsstaðir, East fjords

Places of interest: Great scenery of tall and
uniquely formed mountains en route towards the East.
A unique stone collection in Stöðvarfjörður village.
The Lagarfljót River where the legend says the sea serpent “Lagarfljótsormur” live.
Accommodation in Egilsstaðir area.

Day 5 Mývatn area

The Jökulsárgljúfur National Park. Ásbyrgi. Hljóðaklettar.
Dettifoss waterfall. Whale watching from Húsavík town.
The geothermal area at Námafjall. Dimmuborgir.
Lake Mývatn is one of the pearls of Icelandic nature
and rich in both bird and plant life. Goðafoss waterfall.
Accommodation in Mývatn/Húsavík area.

Day 6 The North, Akureyri, Skagafjörður

Places of interest: Akureyri town – the capital of the North.
Skagafjörður, a district renowned for its horse breeding.
Accommodation in Skagafjörður area.

Day 7 Kjölur –  The highland

Places of interest: Kjölur route – the interior.
Hveravellir thermal area.
The waterfall Gullfoss, Geysir area. Þingvellir National Park

Accommodation in Reykjavik

Day 8 Departure

You drop off your rental car at the airport.

This itinerary needs a SUV ( 4WD  car)

Included:

  • Accommodation, rooms with shared or private facilities
  • Breakfasts
  • Rental car (4WD) with unlimited milage and CDW insurance
  • Good road map and suggested itinerary.

Not Included:

  • Flights ( we can take care of your flights for you)
  • Meals other than breakfasts
  • Personal insurances
  • All not mentioned in Included

 

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  • Meals other than breakfasts
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