8 Day Around Iceland Winter Minibus Tour
PICTURES FROM THE TOUR
WHAT TO EXPECT IN THIS TOUR
8 Day Ring Road Around Iceland
Day 1 – Golden Circle Your tour will start with the very popular Golden circle. You’ll visit all the must see location of this popular route:Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area and Gullfoss waterfall. Optional extra: Horseback Riding Tour. Your hotel is located in the Golden Circle.
Day 2 – South Coast & Glacier Hike In your next destination, you’ll visit the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss, the unmissable Reynisfjara black sand beach with its basalt columns. Then, add glacier hiking to your booking. Optional extra: Glacier Hiking Tour. Spend the night in the South.
Day 3 – South Coast & Ice Caves You’ll visit a remarkable blue ice cave with an experienced glacier guide.Next you’ll see the popular Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon and the Diamond beach. Optional extra: Ice Cave Tour. Spend the night in the South.
Day 4 – Eastfjords and night in Egilsstadir Your destination for the day is the remarkable Eastfjords. You’ll pass through Iceland’s largest forest, Hallormsstadaskógur and see lake Lagarfljót, home of a terrifying water monster. You’ll spend the night in a town in the Eastfjords.
Day 5 – Lake Mývatn Traveling to the North. you’ll visit lake Mývatn with its unique nature baths, which are centered around a large lagoon. Explore lava fields of Dimmuborgir and Námaskard. Optional extra: Myvatn Nature Baths Entrance. Spend the night in Akureyri.
Day 6 – North Iceland After visiting the beautiful North and its capital Akureyri you’ll continue with Hauganes, a tiny village where you’ll have an optional Whale Watching. Next you’ll see Hvítserkur, a popular rock formation, “the dragon drinking water”. Optional extra: Beer Baths or Whale Watching Tour. You’ll spend the night in Borgarnes.
Day 7 – West Iceland Now you’ll be heading to the West of Iceland to explore stunning attractions such as Deildartunguhver, Europe’s most powerful hot spring, Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls and Reykholt, which holds a significant historical heritage. Optional extra: Lava Cave Tour. You will spend the night in Borgarnes.
Day 8 – Snæfellnes & West The final day of your tour will be spent in the magnificent Snæfellsnes peninsula in West Iceland. First you’ll visit Djúpalónssandur. The unmissable and iconic mountain Kirkjufell awaits you next with its picturesque features. At the end of your journey you’ll arrive in Reykjavík in the evening.