In just 3 days you will see some of the most splendid and popular natural phenomena in Iceland. You fly directly from Reykjavík to the village of Höfn in Hornarfjördur bay which is famous for its delicious langoustine lobster. In Höfn you will get your vehicle and set course west along the south coast.The drive back to Reykjavik takes you past no less than three glaciers, one of them being Vatnajökull, the biggest glacier in Europe. Under Vatnajökull you will go see the Jökulsárlón Glacier lake, visit the forestry green hills of Skaftafell and take a glacier hike on crampons. Continuing along the south coast, you visit the black beaches of Vík and the waterfalls of Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss that lie beneath the world (in)famous Eyjafjallajökull volcano. Finally you drive along the Golden circle to see the magnificent Gullfoss waterfall and the great Geysir hot spring. Return to Reykjavik on day 3.
Included: Domestic flight to Höfn, rental car for 3 days w/ CDW insurance, accommodation in the category of your choice, detailed information pack including maps, breakfast with guest house accommodation, box with cooking equipment, thermos etc. with hostel and camping accommodation, tent, mattress with camping option (only available in summer).
Accommodation options for this package: Hotel, guest house (with or without private bath), sleeping bag accommodation in hostels, camping.
Optional extras: Acommodation in Reykjavík, airport transfer to/from Keflavik airport, sleeping bags for hostel and camping accommodation, a 2-3 hour glacier walk on Svínafellsjökull with Icelandic Mountain Guides. Please contact us for more information.
Available all year.