Experience West Icelands rich history and mystical landscape
Experience West Iceland’s rich history and mystical landscape
This complete yet compact tour provides the essential overview of Iceland! Visit the wonderful highlights of both West and South Iceland, enjoying both natural wonders and less-crowded, tranquil wilderness views. You will be introduced to well-known natural treasures tucked along the rugged coastline of Snaefellsnes Peninsula, famous for its mystical glacier and ties to the ancient Sagas. Known as “Iceland in a Nutshell”, Snaefellsnes will show you all the amazing types of landscapes and geological formations that can be found in Iceland.
Each day also brings unique experiences with local traditions, such as meeting our Viking horses, and sampling freshly-caught seafood out at sea. You’ll walk among the geological wonders of the Golden Circle and soak in pools fed by water from Europe’s most powerful hot springs. At day’s end, relax in the Icelandic countryside for optimal viewing of Northern Lights.
Accommodation with private facilities.
-Hunt for the Northern Lights in optimal rural locations
-Relax in the new Krauma Geothermal baths near Europe’s most powerful hot springs
-Join a sailing tour on the island-studded Breidafjordur Bay, including a taste of “Viking Sushi”
-Walk along the continental rift at Thingvellir National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
-Visit the ever-changing landscapes Snaefellsjokull National Park with its mystical glacier
-View Kirkjufell, the most photographed mountain in Iceland
-Meet friendly and beautiful Icelandic horses at a local stable
-All departures are guaranteed with minimum of 2 participants.