The Hidden Mountains | Super Jeep Tour From Vík

The South Coast is an area steeped in mythology, folklore and legend.
The Hidden Mountains around Vík make for a perfect day excursion in the South Coast.
The landscapes surrounding Vík are famed for their natural beauty and drama.
From the heights of the Vík mountains, it's easy to capture some very dramatic landscape shots.
There are a number of hidden waterfalls around the coastal village of Vík.
You will be truly mind blown by the wealth of diverse natural landscapes along the South Coast.

Visit the hidden mountains surrounding Vík to discover cascading waterfalls, cragged caves and a wealth of other natural secrets. This is the perfect tour opportunity for travellers looking to immerse themselves in the scenery of Iceland's South Coast, as well those looking to learn more about this fantastic region. 

You will meet your guide/driver for the day at the designated meeting point in Vík, from where you will be driven down the previous 'Route 1', from 1934-1955, learning more about how this important road was the population's lifeline from east Iceland to the west. You will be a passenger in the iconic Super Jeep, the only vehicle capable of conquering the mountainous back roads of South Iceland. 

As you venture deeper into the country, a wild and lush landscape will surround you, sculpted by towering cliff faces and divided by trickling glacial rivers. You won't believe that some of these locations even exist given their picturesque charm and quintessentially Icelandic beauty. 

As you travel through this gorgeous and organic environment, your guide will entertain you with stories of Icelandic folklore, Norse Gods, Vikings, elves and trolls. Looking at the fantastical surroundings, it's not hard to imagine this country as a land steeped in history, myth and legend. 

Further into this tour, you will venture up into the high mountains, visiting dark and rugged caves to learn more about their unique history as the homes of bandits and outlaws taking shelter from the harsh Icelandic elements. You will also visit the local, and legendary, "force stones", as well as take a one-hour trek to a hidden waterfall. 

So what are you waiting for? Hurry now and you too can experience the beautiful and hidden secrets of the Vík mountains. Check availability by choosing a date. 

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Jun. - Sep.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Activities: Hiking, Super Jeep, Sightseeing
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: South Iceland, Vík í Mýrdal, Þakgil, South Coast
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 10:00

You meet us at the departure location.
Vík Petrol Station
  • Local Guide

  • Super Jeep Tour

  • 60 minutes hike at hidden canyon

  • Lunch and Dinner

What to bring:
  • Warm Clothing

  • Rain Gear

  • Sturdy Hiking Shoes

  • Drinks and Snacks

Good to know:

Please note that this tour departs from Vík. Pick up is not available

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The Hidden Mountains | Super Jeep Tour From Vík

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