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IcelandWinter in the Golden Circle and South Coast

  • Off the beaten track
Hit the road in a comfortable and very capable 4WD vehicle and explore the must-see sights of Iceland’s wintry landscapes. Tour the Golden Circle and watch the Northern Lights dancing high in the skies. This fully customizable trip is perfect for a long weekend getaway...does not matter what you're getting away from!
Trip highlights
  • Volcano
    Volcano
  • Countryside
    Countryside
  • City
    City
  • Jeep
    Jeep
  • Nature escape
    Nature escape

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Day 1: Arrival At Reykjavik

Your self-drive island adventure begins here

• Arrive at Keflavik International Airport. Welcome to winter in Iceland!

• Stroll the streets of charming Reykjavik. Breathe in fresh island air, maybe stop in a cafe for a hot drink to warm up!

• Enjoy a night out in the northernmost capital of the world! Our agent will recommend some of their favorite spots for food and nightlife.

Visited:
Reykjavik and the south-west

Day 2: Golden Circle Discovery

Explore the famous Golden Circle…

• Drive over wintry Hellisheiði mountain pass. Be sure to take it slow, not just because of the weather, but the drive is spectacular!

• Visit waterfalls, geysers and tectonic rifts that define your image of this dynamic island. You will understand today why they call it the Land of Ice and Fire!

• Spend the night in the region of Hella. Typical villages with not-so-typical landscape.

Visited:
Reykjavik and the south-west, GullfossGeysirThingvellirHella

Day 3: Heading To ​The South Coast

Don’t miss splendid views over the south coast

• Marvel at immense force of both Seljalandsfoss and Skogarfoss waterfalls. Maybe bring your raincoat today for the mist!

• Continue to the charming village of Vik

• Take an optional snowmobiling trip to Mýrdalsjökull. We will provide the equipment and the adventure, be sure the cameras are charged!

Visited:
Reykjavik and the south-west, VikSkogarfoss, Myrdalsjokull

Day 4: Reykjavik And The Blue Lagoon

Experience the delights of the city…

• Return to Reykjavik for more exploration of this very unique and vibrant capital!

• Meander down Laugavegur mainstreet to the harbor, along the way stopping for some local dishes or fun shopping.

• Go whale-spotting or to a geothermal spa this afternoon, or simply relax in a cozy hang-out in Reykjavik. The choice is yours, this is your adventure!

Visited:
Reykjavik and the south-west, Blue Lagoon

Day 5: Departure Time!

A few more activities before departure…

• Spend a final day in the capital!

• Check out the newly completed opera building, maybe a visit to one of the museums to learn about, art, history, or anthropology.

• Our agent recommend a walk to the famous sun-voyager sculpture!


Reykjavik and the south-westGullfossGeysirThingvellirHellaVikSkogarfossMyrdalsjokullBlue LagoonKeflavík International Airport

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in the price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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