Highlights of the Tour
- Glacial lake with calving icebergs
- black sands, rock formations and waterfalls
- Visit the ancient parliament site
Arrive in Egilstaðir, pick up your car and cruise south to Höfn, pass a glacial lake with calving icebergs, all the way to Vatnajökull NP-Skaftafell. From Skaftafell you continue along the south coast with black sands, inspiring rock formations close to Vik village, huge waterfalls, such as Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss (both cascading from the ever infamous Ey-ja-fja-lla-jö-kull – still the source of bad dreams for the international airline industry), visit the ancient parliament site and the name giver of all the world´s geysers, Geysir. Just to mention a few!
Included: Rental car, CDW insurance, accommodation in the category of your choice, detailed information pack, breakfast with guest house accommodation, box with cooking equipment, thermos etc. with hostel and camping accommodation, (tent, mattress with camping option).
Accommodation options for this package: Hotel, guest house (with or without private bath), sleeping bag accommodation in hostels, camping.
Available upon request: Flight Reykjavík - Egilsstaðir, Accommodation in Reykjavík before and after the tour with airport bus transfer, SCDW car insurance and GPS (and other items related to the rental car). Please contact us for more information.
This self drive can be linked with the trekking tour "Hike at the end of the World IMGS34"
Why not get the best of both worlds? Hike the eastern fjords and mountains, where cars can not go and then drive along the south coast to Reykjavik and see all the sights - glaciers, lagoons, waterfalls, geysers, black sands and bird cliffs. Combine these 2 packages for a 13 day tour.
Available all year.