Around Reykjavík in 4 days



Around Reykjavík in 4 days

This short break self-drive is a wonderful combination of city highlights and natural attractions. Reykjavik City is a one-of-a-kind destination, a unique blend of metropolitan chic and country charm. Here you have all the hustle and bustle of a bigger city but add to that amazing nature that is only a stone's throw away. This tour is perfect for a memorable, fun weekend with a touch of the city, waterfalls, geysers and geothermal energy all while staying in beautiful surroundings only a few minutes drive from downtown Reykjavík. Available from 1 May to 30 September.

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Included

  • Accommodation for 3 nights including breakfast in Reykjavík Capital Area
  • Rental car for 4 days, with unlimited mileage and CDW insurance
  • Pick up/Drop off fee for the rental car at Keflavík International Airport
  • E-Itinerary with the tour map, location points, and pictures for you to view before you arrive.
  • Driver Guide tablet mapping and navigating your personalized journey and highlights of surrounding areas. Including a GPS Navigation system, recommendations along the way, Wi-Fi, helpful information, a messenger system to stay in touch with us, our Driver Guide will instantly become your best travel mate
  • 24/7 emergency phone line service
  • Taxes and service fee

Extra Included

  • Reykjavík Welcome Card
  • Entrance to Víkingaheimar (www.vikingworld.is)
  • Whale watching from Reykjavík harbor
  • Secret Lagoon entrance

Highlights

  • Explore Reykjanes Peninsula natural wonders
  • Recharge in beautiful surroundings
  • Take in the sight of the Golden Circle
  • Enjoy Reykjavík at your leisure
  • Relax in the warm waters of the Secret Lagoon

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The Driver Guide Tablet

Driver Guide was designed to assist you on your journey to Iceland, guiding you through your personalized day-to-day itinerary. The tablet also gives you recommendations along the way, and helpful information regarding driving conditions, weather forecast, and more. How does it all work?

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  • Personal Wifi hotspot

  • Safe Travel Information

  • Digital Vouchers

Itinerary

Day 1 | Reykjavík – Reykjanes Peninsula

Pick up your rental car upon arrival at Keflavík airport and explore Reykjanes Peninsula on your way to Reykjavík. Start by exploring the Viking World Museum, entrance included, before driving onwards to Gunnuhver, the mud pools and steam vents, the picturesque Stafnesviti lighthouse and Hafnarberg sea lava cliffs. Also worth exploring are Brimketill, a small pool carved naturally by marine erosion, Reykjanesviti lighthouse and the Bridge Between Continents.

Accommodation is in the outskirts of Reykjavík for 3 nights.

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Day 2 | Discover Reykjavík

Reykjavík is a vibrant city full of history, museums, shops, and restaurants that can easily be explored on foot. The Reykjavík Welcome Card gives you free access to some great museums, city busses, swimming pools in Reykjavík and the ferry to Viðey Island where you will find Yoko Ono‘s Imagine Peace Tower. While exploring the city a taste of delicious Icelandic cuisine is a must before going on the included whale watching tour.

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Day 3 | The Golden Circle and South Iceland

South Iceland features some of Iceland most beautiful natural wonders, but the area is also rich in history and culture. Here you will find beautiful attractions such as the Golden Circle route which includes the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot spring area and Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A dip in the Secret Lagoon is also recommended after a lunch stop at Friðheimar greenhouses, as well as dinner at Fjöruborðið restaurant in Stokkseyri village if you are still in the area for some delicious lobster.

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Day 4 | Reykjanes Peninsula – departure

If you did not have time to explore Reykjanes peninsula or soak in the Blue Lagoon when you arrived then now is the time. Relaxing in the smooth blue waters of the lagoon is an experience unlike any other. Please make sure you reserve the admission to the Blue Lagoon in advance.

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TripAdvisor reviews

Great Trip! Accommodations were simple, but fine. Tablet with detailed routing, explanation of stops, and extra stops - for which we didn’t have much time) was perfect.
tamiris, Chicago, IL

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