4 Days of Outdoor Fun | The Golden Circle, South Coast, Snowmobile & Glacier Hiking

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Duration
4 days
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English
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Reykjavík

Embark on a fun-packed 4-day adventure that is tailored to those who take pride in unconventional outdoor travel!

In addition to the famed sights of the Golden Circle and the Blue L...

Embark on a fun-packed 4-day adventure that is tailored to those who take pride in unconventional outdoor travel!

In addition to the famed sights of the Golden Circle and the Blue Lagoon, you will also see the beautiful waterfalls and majestic glaciers of the South Coast. Combined with glacier hiking and snowmobiling, you will enjoy a roller-coaster ride of Icelandic nature.

This trip is best for adventure lovers and those who want to see Iceland off the beaten path. You will start your trip in the lava fields, with a visit to the Blue Lagoon hot spring. It's natural heat and skin-smoothing algae will comfort you and ease the tension from tired muscles. 

Then spend some time in the capital of Reykjavík. Find your favourite speciality coffee shop, or sample the pastries at a local bakery to en...

Included

3 nights of accommodation in Reykjavik (different levels available; breakfast not included for Super Budget or Budget levels; breakfast included for Comfort and Quality levels; more detailed info below)
Airport transfer on arrival/departure
Golden Circle small group tour with Glacier Snowmobiling
10-hour small group South Coast Adventure with glacier hiking
Blue Lagoon comfort entrance (upgrade to premium level available) and return transfer
Detailed Itinerary with fun and practical information on the nature, history and culture of Iceland
Hands-on travel agent to oversee your itinerary
Taxes

Activities

Glacier Hiking
Snowmobile
Sightseeing
Hot Spring Bathing

Attractions

Blue Lagoon
Golden Circle
Reykjavík
Hvítá River
Skógafoss
Seljalandsfoss
Geysir
Gullfoss
Eyjafjallajökull
Þingvellir

Daily itinerary

Day 1

Arrival

Welcome to Iceland! As soon as you land, your adventure will start. You'll be picked up by our drivers who will take you through the black lava field that surrounds the airport.

If you so desire, you can choose to visit Blue Lagoon on your way to the city. You´ll be delivered there for a dip in their soothing waters before being taken to the city, where you c...

Day 2

Wonders of the Golden Circle and Snowmobile Adventure

You'll have an early start today, to embrace a day full of adventure.

Your guide will pick you up at your hotel, and head out to some of the most incredible sights in southwest Iceland: the famed Golden Circle. This route takes you to three best-known attractions of Iceland: the Þingvellir National Park, the Great Geysir, and the Gullfoss waterfall.

The first...

Day 3

South Coast on Cool Ice

The south coast of Iceland is famed for its diversity. Prepare for a long day to fully enjoy its magnificence and darling secrets. After heading out early in the morning, your first stop will be the lovely Seljalandsfoss waterfall, leaping over an inwards tilted cliff face, forming a small green oasis that is easily accessible. You will see the waterfall fro...

Day 4

Departure

Your last day in Iceland has arrived! Before you step onto a plane and race away from the Blue Land, as some natives call this island, you could enjoy a morning in the city. Visit one of the excellent brunch cafes in the centre, or do some last-minute shopping to say goodbye before you head out to the airport. Our shuttle will pick you up and get you there in time so that you can have a stress-free day.

Until we meet again!

Map

What to bring

Swim suit
Camera
Warm clothes
Hiking shoes
Driver's license

Good to know

A valid driver's license is required to join the snowmobiling tour. If you do not have a driver's license, you can also choose to be a passenger on the ride.

Be aware that the tours on this trip will be long and a bit challenging on the body, ut you will be rewarded with great fun and memories to savour for years!

Although it is summertime, the Icelandic weather can be very unpredictable. Please bring appropriate clothing. Please be aware that your itinerary may have to be rearranged to fit your arrival date and time better.

Accommodation

See our accommodation levels below and our preferred accommodation partners under each day in the daily itinerary. Super budget level accommodations will be arranged in hostel dorm beds. For budget and comfort levels, bookings for one person will be arranged in single rooms, and bookings for two or more people will share a twin/double or triple room(s). For quality level, odd number groups will always be allocated a single room. If you are travelling in a group, but prefer a single room, please make separate bookings. Teenagers and children will be arranged in the same room with parents. If additional room(s) is needed, additional costs will incur. Guide to Iceland will provide you with the best available accommodation at the time of your booking from our preferred partners. If our preferred partners are fully booked at the time of your booking, we will find another suitable accommodation for you of similar level. We always do our best to accommodate special requests, which may incur additional costs. Press choose a date to find availability.

Super Budget

Dormitory beds with shared bathrooms in guesthouses or hostels, such as HI Hostels. Located in the capital region. Breakfast is not included.

Budget

Private rooms with shared bathroom in guesthouses or hostels such as Capital Inn Guesthouse. Located in the capital region. Breakfast is not included.

Comfort

Rooms with a private bathroom at three-star hotels such as Hótel Klettur, or quality guesthouses. Located in the city centre or in close vicinity. Breakfast is included.

Quality

Rooms at four-star design hotels in the city centre with a private bathroom at the absolute best locations downtown such as Hotel Alda. Breakfast is included.

Meals

You can now add meals to your booking. Select to include dinner on every night as an optional extra, and we will provide you with vouchers as part of your booking confirmation. We will choose from top-rated restaurants that fit with your vacation itinerary and make your reservations for you. At the restaurant, you will be offered a set menu, from which you can choose from meat, fish or vegetarian options. If you would prefer something else, the voucher will act as a credit that you can redeem at the restaurant against menu items that are not part of the set menu. Please notify the restaurant on arrival about any dietary requirements. Vouchers are non-refundable.

Private Transfer

The transfer takes around 45 minutes between the airport and your drop-off location in Reykjavik. An agent will pick you up at the airport arrival hall with a sign to welcome you. There is no additional waiting time. You will board your private transfer and head to either the city or the Blue Lagoon immediately. If you choose to go to the Blue Lagoon and it is fit into the arrival day, your driver will take you there first. The drive takes 15 to 20 minutes. You will have 2 hours at the Blue Lagoon for a relaxing soak. The driver will be waiting in the lobby to collect you and drive you straight to your accommodation in Reykjavik afterwards, which takes around 30 to 35 minutes. For your return journey, your private transfer driver will pick you up from outside your accommodation and drop you off at the airport directly. The total time would be around 45 minutes. Please note that if your Blue Lagoon cannot be fit into your arrival/departure day, you will take the shuttle between the Blue Lagoon and the city.

Cancellation Insurance

This insurance guarantees that you can cancel the booking of this package and receive a full refund, minus the insurance cost of 5,000 ISK per person. The cancellation must be made within a minimum of 48-hours before the listed starting time. To cancel your booking and claim your refund, simply contact our service desk by writing to info@guidetoiceland.is no later than 48-hours before departure and declare the cancellation. Please note that this insurance only covers the full cancellation of this entire package. It does not cover cancellations of individual activities and services within the package. The cost of the Cancellation Insurance is neither refundable nor transferable.