Itinerary



Itinerary

22.12.2009
Marteinn
Itinerary 
A suggested itinerary is included and delivered upon arrival. The itinerary suggests a route for each day and includes information on interesting places to visit. 
 The itinerary for the Leisure self-drive tour is available in: 
English  Spanish

   
 
Arrival day
 
Guests are met upon arrival
at Keflavik international airport and
driven to their hotel in Reykjavik.
Accommodation in Reykjavík
(optional and not included in tour price).
 
 
Day 1 |
 The South – Vík
 
Places of interest: Seljalandsfoss waterfall.
Skógar with its magnificent waterfall and interesting folk museum. 
Vík in Mýrdalur, Dyrhólaey, a 120 m high cape. 
Accommodation in Vík area.
 
 
Day 2 |
 The Southeast – Skaftafell, Vatnajökull
 
Places of interest: Skaftafell National Park.
Tours to Cape Ingólfshöfði on hay wagon.
Boat trip on the  glacial lagoon Jökulsárlón. 
The Vatnajökull glacier, tours on the glacier
offered if booked in advance. Fishing village Höfn.
Accommodation in Höfn area.
 
 
Day 3 |
 The East – Egilsstaðir, East fjords

Places of interest: Great scenery of tall and
uniquely formed mountains en route towards the East.
A unique stone collection in Stöðvarfjörður village.
The Lagarfljót River where the sea serpent
“Lagarfljótsormur” allegedly lives.
Accommodation in Egilsstaðir area.
 
 
Day 4 |
  Mývatn area
 
The Jökulsárgljúfur National Park. Ásbyrgi. Hljóðaklettar.
Dettifoss waterfall. Whale watching from Húsavík town.
The geothermal area at Námafjall. Dimmuborgir.
Lake Mývatn is one of the pearls of Icelandic nature
and rich in both bird and plant life. Goðafoss waterfall.
Accommodation in Mývatn/Húsavík area.
 
 
Day 5 |
 The North, Akureyri, Skagafjörður
 
Places of interest: Akureyri town – the capital of the North.
Skagafjörður, a district renowned for its horse breeding.
Accommodation in Skagafjörður area.
 
 
Day 6 |
  Kjölur, The highland
 
Places of interest: Kjölur route – the interior. 
Hveravellir thermal area.
Accommodation in Gullfoss, Geysir area.
 
 
Day 7 |
 The South – Gullfoss, Geysir, Þingvellir
 
Places of interest: Þingvellir National Park, Kerið, a 3000 year explosion crater.
Gullfoss waterfall. Geysir hot spring. Skálholt cathedral.
Accommodation in Reykjavík
(optional and not included in tour price).
 
 

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