4-DAY Private West Fjords and Snæfellsnes Peninsula Tour
Day 1: Reykjavik to Stykkishólmur.
Our journey begins as we traverse West Iceland, making a pit stop in the charming village of Borgarnes. Nestled amidst majestic mountains, Borgarnes sets the stage for an extraordinary experience. Next, we explore the wonders of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, visiting the iconic black church in Buðir, the picturesque village of Arnarstapi with its sea cliffs, and the surreal Djúpalónssandur black pebble beach. Marvel at the imposing Snæfellsjökull, the glacier-topped volcano from Jules Verne's classic, "Journey to the Center of the Earth." The day concludes with a visit to the renowned Kirkjufell and an overnight stay in the delightful Stykkishólmur, a lovely fishing town with colorful old houses and charming harbor.
Day 2: Stykkisholmur to Patreksfjörður.
Embark on a ferry ride to the enchanting West Fjords, sailing through the Breiðafjörður Bay with its myriad of islands. Our exploration continues to the romantic Red Sand Beach at Rauðasandur, followed by a scenic drive over the Hafnarfjall mountain pass to Látrabjarg. Marvel at the westernmost point of Iceland, boasting cliffs up to 100 meters high and abundant birdlife, including the iconic puffins. The day concludes with a tranquil night in the charming fishing village of Patreksfjörður.
Day 3: Patreksfjörður to Isafjörður.
Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring landscapes of the West Fjords, driving along the spectacular coastline. Discover the quaint Bildudalur village and unwind at the Reykjafjardarlaug hot pool by the ocean, offering stunning views of fjords and mountains. Our journey continues to the majestic Dynjandi waterfall, resembling a bride's dress, and through challenging terrains, rich birdlife, and uninhabited valleys to reach Isafjörður, the vibrant main town of the West Fjords, where we spend the night.
Day 4: Isafjörður to Reykjavik.
As we bid farewell to the West Fjords, enjoy a scenic drive back to Reykjavik with exciting stops along the way. Explore the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery & Witchcraft in the serene village of Hólmavík, adding a touch of mystique to our journey. Our adventure concludes as we return to Reykjavik, marking the end of an extraordinary exploration through the captivating landscapes of West Iceland and the magical West Fjords.
- Private 4-day tour
- Entrance to the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft
- Visit to one or more natural hot springs
- Ferry ride from Stykkishólmur to the West Fjords
- Transport in private 4x4 jeep or SUV
- English speaking guide
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Wi-fi in the car
- All taxes and planning fees
What's not included
- Optional activities not mentioned as included
- Hotels. You can book your own hotels (upon our suggestion) or we can book them for you. The price for hotels is not included in the tour price. Hotel details (e.g. room types or hotel location) need to be coordinated with our booking office. For that, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
What do I need to bring
Warm and waterproof clothing and shoes
- Please note that the cost of accommodation is not included in this package and will have to be paid extra. The cost is on average 360 EUR per night for a double room with breakfast included but might vary according to the season and hotel availability.
Please get in touch with us for more detailed hotel pricing.
- Meals are not included
- The tour itinerary can change according to weather conditions. We care about your safety so this tour needs to be flexible
- If you are booking for more than 4 people, please contact us directly at email@example.com