South & West Iceland Self Drive - 4 Nights
Travel to Iceland and discover the beautiful northern lights (aurora borealis). Do something extra special this winter like snowmobile riding on a glacier, bathe in natural geothermal waters, see the famous Geysir hot spring area and explore the wild and untamed Icelandic scenery. This is truly an amazing experience. Hunting for northern lights on a clear winters night, explore the saga valley Borgarfjörður with its waterfalls, hot springs and historic sites, travel the Snaefellsnes peninsula with its glacier and lava fields and see the Geysir hot spring area in Haukadalur, Gullfoss and Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site. Depending on your flight time visit the Reykjanes peninsula and the famous Blue Lagoon close to the airport.
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ICELAND Arrival in Iceland and collect your hire car and head to the capital Reykjavik. If time allows, go for an exploration walk around Reykjavík, overnight stay in a 3 or 4* hotel in Reykjavik.
Day 2: GOLDEN CIRCLE Visit Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot springs before stopping at the historical site of Skálholt. Stay in the 3* Hotel Fosshotel Hekla or similar. Why not enjoy dinner at the hotel’s restaurant before going hunting the Northern lights.
Day 3: ÞINGVELLIR Drive today via Þingvellir National Park, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site before heading towards West Icleand. Overnight in a 3* Hotel in West Iceland.
Day 4: BORGARNES Explore the valley of Borgarfjörður with its waterfalls, hot springs and historic sites. Spend the afternoon in Iceland’s capital and overnight in Reykjavík in a 3 or 4* Hotel.
Day 5: DEPART FOR HOME If time allows, go to central Reykjavík to shop for the last souvenirs and enjoy a tea or coffee in one of the cities restaurants or cafés. Head back to the airport and drop off your car hire before flying home.
- Return Flights
- Hand Baggage
- 4 Nights Bed & Breakfast Hotel Accommodations with Free Wi-Fi
- Car Hire for the trips duration
Upgrades and add on
- 4* Hotel for your 2 nights in Reykjavik £80 per person
- 4 Nights 2 course dinner £160 per person
- 4 Nights 3 course dinner £182 per person
Price includes a Mini Suitable for 2 people with Insurance, snow tyres and unlimited miles.
Upgrades available subject to availability;
- Economy £15 per person
- Compact £45 per person
- Intermediate £55 per person
- SUV £95 per person
Lead driver must have a clean license and a credit card
Hotels (subject to change)
3* Reykjavik Hotels – Fosshotel Baron, Fosshotel Lind, Fosshotel Raudara
4* Reykjavik Hotels – Fosshotel Reykjavik, Reykjavik Centrum, Grand Hotel
3* South Hotels – Foss Hotel Hekla
3* West Hotels – Fosshotel Hellnar, Fosshotel Reykholt, Fosshotel Stykkisholmur
Hotel names are for a guide only and final vouchers will be issued 3 weeks before departure.
Prices are based on 2 sharing and based on the cheapest departure in any given month.