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Travel from Reykjavik, up the south coast to the untouched Westernfjords via the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, a showcase of lava formations, geothermal activity and Viking Saga history. The north west of Iceland offers steep mountains plunge into deep fjords, rugged cliffs filled with sea birds and tiny remote villages, where inhabitants still enjoy a more traditional way of life.
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Fly to Keflavik International airport. Pick up
your hire car and drive to Hveragerdi via the
Reykjanes peninsula. Overnight at Hotel Örk
(or similar). (N)
Travel along the west coast to the Snæfellsnes
peninsula, enjoying views of the Snæfellsjökull
glacier. Stay at Vogur Country Lodge (or
similar) for 1 night. (B)
Take the ferry across Breidafjordur Bay, to the
remote Westfjords. Explore the 441-metre-high
Látrabjarg cliffs, alive with millions of puffins,
gannets, guillemots and razorbills. Overnight at
Hotel Látrabjarg (or similar). (B)
Travel across the remote Westfjords, stopping
at the Dynjandi waterfall and the fishing village
of Thingeyri before arriving in Isafjordur.
Overnight at Isafjordur Hotel (or similar). (B)
Drive the numerous uninhabited inlets of
Isafjardardjup fjord, also visiting the Strandir
coast, one of the least-visited corners
of Iceland, with its open moorland and
geothermal pools. Stay at Hotel Reykjadalur
(or similar) for 1 night. (B)
Drive to Eiriksstadir and see recreations of traditional Viking homes. Continue to
Reykjavik, via Hraunfossar waterfall, and
check in to the Skuggi Hotel (or similar) for
1 night. (B)
Transfer to Keflavik airport and return your
hire car. Fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and
4-star accommodation. In remote areas,
Cox & Kings uses the best available
accommodation. However, outside Reykjavik
facilities should be regarded as simple but
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
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