Itinerary



Itinerary

08.02.2010
Fb - Síðumúli 2
Arrival day | Reykjavík
 
Guests are met upon arriva
l
at Keflavik international airport and
driven to their hotel in Reykjavik.
Accommodation in Reykjavík
(optional and not included in tour price).
 
 
Day 1 |
 The Southwest

Places of interest: Borgarfjörður district
the site of one of the most
popular Icelandic sagas, Egla. 
Hraunfossar waterfalls.
Reykholt for historic value.
Accommodation in Borgarfjörður area.
 
 
Day 2 |
The Snæfellsnes peninsula

Places of interest: The Eldborg crater. 
Snæfellsjökull glacier. Arnarstapi.
Hellnar. National park. Colourful bird life.
Accommodation in Snæfellsnes area.
 
 
Day 3 |
 The Snæfellsnes peninsula and the West

Places of interest: The Breiðafjörður Bay.
The fishing villages on the northern
coast of Snæfellsnes peninsula.
The village of Búðardalur.
Accommodation in Hrútafjörður/Skagafjörður area.
 
 
Day 4 |
 Akureyri and the Northwest
 
Places of interest: Skagafjörður,
farmhouse museum at Glaumbær
and old turf church at Víðimýri,  Hvítserkur.
Akureyri town – the capital of the North.
Accommodation in Akureyri area.
 
 
Day 5 |
 The Lake Mývatn area

Places of interest: Goðafoss waterfall.
Lake Mývatn – Höfði. Dimmuborgir.
The geothermal area at Námafjall.
Accommodation in Mývatn area.
 
 
Day 6 |
 Whale watching - The Northeast 

 
Places of interest: Whale watching
from Húsavík town.
The fossil collection at Tjörnes.
The Öxarfjörður area.
Accommodation in Mývatn area.
 
 
Day 7 |
 The Northeast

Places of interest:
The Jökulsárgljúfur National Park.
Ásbyrgi. Hljóðaklettar (Echo rocks).
The magnificent Dettifoss waterfall.
Möðrudalsöræfi.
Accommodation in Egilsstaðir area.
 
 
Day 8 |
 The East

Places of interest: The Lagarfljót River
where the sea serpent “Lagarfljótsormur”
allegedly lives. Hallormsstaður forest. 
The East fjords with their
dramatic mountains and quaint fishing villages
like Borgarfjörður eystri and Seyðisfjörður village.
Accommodation in Egilsstaðir area.
 
 
Day 9 |
 The East and the Southeast

Places of interest: Egilsstaðir village.
A unique stone collection in Stöðvarfjörður village.
Great scenery of tall and uniquely formed mountains
en route towards the South.
Accommodation in Höfn area.
 
 
Day 10 |
 The Southeast

Places of interest: Fishing village Höfn.
The Vatnajökull glacier. 
The glacial lagoon Jökulsárlón,
cruises amongst the towering icebergs offered.
Interesting tours to Cape Ingólfshöfði on hay wagon.
Skaftafell National Park.
Accommodation in Kirkjubæjarklaustur area.
 
 
Day 11 |
 The South – along the coast

Places of interest: Kirkjubæjarklaustur.
Vík in Mýrdalur. 
Dyrhólaey, a 120 m high cape
with perpendicular cliffs teeming with birds,
a nature sanctuary. Skógar with its
magnificent waterfall and interesting folk museum.
Seljalandsfoss waterfall.
Accommodation in Gullfoss, Geysir area.
 
 
Day 12 |
 The South – inland

Places of interest: The historical Skálholt cathedral.
Kerið, a 3000 year explosion crater.
The beautiful Gullfoss waterfall.
Geysir hot spring area. Þingvellir National Park.
Accommodation in Reykjavík
(optional and not included in tour price).

 
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