Join this journey to explore the amazing nature of the West of Iceland. Visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsuela with its spectacular beauty and great views, go caving and explore the historic area of Borgarfjordur with magic waterfalls and Krauma hot spring.
Join this journey to explore the amazing nature of the West of Iceland. Visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsula with its spectacular beauty and great views. Discover the historic area of Borgarfjordur with magic waterfalls and the hot springs. One of the many highlights of the tour is a caving expedition in the Vidgelmir Lava Cave as well as bathing in the Krauma Geothermal SPA.
Snaefellsnes is located less than 3 hours from Reykjavik, this area combines all the wonders of Iceland in one place: the sea crashing upon the sandy shores, jagged lava fields, waterfalls, imposing cliffs for hiking and photography, and small fishing villages for those who are curious about the culture Iceland.
After being picked up in Reykjavik, your tour starts by driving on the scenic route 1 road to the friendly town of Borgarnes. From there the course is set to the Snæfellsnes where you will enjoy watching seals play on the beach and take in some amazing sights at the many beautiful creations of nature in the area, including Arnarstapi, Hellnar, Djúpalónssandur, Lóndrangar, Svöðufoss and Saxhóll. The Snæfellsnesjökull glacier looms mysterious and magical as your tour continues around the peninsula. You will also have a chance to admire the beautiful and photogenic mountain of Kirkjufell.
After this visual feast, your day ends at the accommodation in the Western Iceland. The Northern Lights are known to play their amazing symphony of lights in this area if the conditions are favorable.
On the second day, your journey continues in the Borgarfjodur area where you will visit Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls. One of the many highlights of the tour is a caving expedition in the Vidgelmir Lava Cave with admission fee included.
Before heading back to the bright lights of Reykjavik you will stop at the Deildartunguhver hot spring. Last but not least on the agenda for you is a visit to Krauma, the new natural geothermal baths & spa next to Deildartunguhver with admission fee included. There you can enjoy great facilities including five relaxing geothermal baths, a cold tub, and two saunas. A perfect way to end a great tour.
If you want to enjoy the Icelandic nature to the fullest and to witness the untouched beauty of the West of Iceland, then you should book this tour now as availability is very limited.
• Accommodation in a double or a twin room with shared bathroom. You can upgrade to the private bathroom by choosing “Upgrade to a private bathroom” during booking process. Price for an upgrade is 5.000 ISK per room
• Professional tour guide in English in a minibus
• Pick up and drop off within Reykjavik
• Admission fee to Vidgelmir Lave Cave
• Admission fee to Krauma natural geothermal baths & spa
• Free Wi-Fi on bus
Lunch and Dinner – we make scheduled stops so that guests can buy lunch and dinner during the tour
- This tour typically returns to Reykjavik on Day 2 around 19:30 / 09:30pm
- If you are a single traveler then a Single Room Supplement of 6.000 ISK is mandatory.
Only small carry on luggage such as backpacks are possible.
Please check with your hotel if they can store your luggage during the tour if you are staying again at the same hotel after the tour. Otherwise you can use luggage lockers that are located in the center Reykjavík.
Here is a link to their website where you can find all details. http://www.luggagelockers.is/
We can also offer you to store your luggage for free at NiceTravel office, located in Fiskislóð 45, Space M.
To avoid any delays on departure luggage must be in storage before pick up time.
What do I need to bring?
Warm, wind & waterproof clothes
Good hiking shoes are recommended
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 7 days or less before event