Eastfjords Tours

Experience the majestic Eastfjords of Iceland with this diverse selection of tours, self-drive itineraries and multi-day vacation packages.
You will discover the region’s fantastical mountain peaks, sweeping fjord, herds of wild reindeer, quaint fishing villages and rugged coastlines.

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Eastfjords Tours

Experience the majestic Eastfjords of Iceland with this diverse selection of tours, self-drive itineraries and multi-day vacation packages. You will discover the region’s fantastical mountain peaks, sweeping fjord, herds of wild reindeer, quaint fishing villages and rugged coastlines.
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8 Day Winter Excursion | Guided Circle of Iceland Small Group Tour

8 Day Winter Excursion | Guided Circle of Iceland Small Group Tour

Join this all-encompassing, guided minibus tour, travelling the full circle around Iceland to explore and experience the country's most iconic natural attractions. This tour is tailored to travellers who are looking to maximise their vacation time, as well as those looking to experience the full breadth of Iceland's unmatched diversity.  From the snow-wreathed mountains of the Eastfjords to the rugged, dried lava fields of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, there's no telling of the adventure that awaits. Throughout this eight-day winter journey, you will visit numerous towns and coastal villages, scale glaciers, discover charming lakes, marvel at cascading waterfalls, and so much more. There is also ample opportunity to add extra excursions to your trip during the booking process. You can go glacier hiking up Sólheimajökull, venture into a lava tube at Vatnshellir Cave, go horse riding, or partake in the incredible chance to go inside an authentic ice cave.You will spend time in many of Iceland's national parks and nature reserves, including UNESCO World Heritage site Þingvellir and Vatnajökull National Park. For landscape photographers and nature lovers, these regions offer a fantastic opportunity to revel in Iceland's landscape and geology. This is a guided tour, meaning there will be plenty of opportunities to soak up the Icelandic culture, ask questions and garner a true understanding of the geological makeup and natural phenomena that make the country so attractive. Every night will conclude with a possible display of the celestial phenomenon,  the Northern Lights. Their appearance can never be guaranteed, but exploring the country in wintertime is one of your best chances of spotting them. So don't delay—hop on this fantastic guided bus excursion and you too can experience the best of Iceland's natural delights! Check availability by choosing a date.
4.9
111 reviews
Duration:
8 days
Available:
Sep. - Apr.
Difficulty:
Easy
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8-Day Winter Package | South Coast, Eastfjords & Lake Myvatn

8-Day Winter Package | South Coast, Eastfjords & Lake Myvatn

Witness the marvels of Iceland in winter without worrying about planning or driving yourself. This immersive eight-day package incorporates a six-day tour, in which you will be guided in a comfortable minibus to incredible locations such as the Golden Circle, Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, the Eastfjords and Lake Mývatn.This package should appeal to anyone who is eager to see the beautiful sites and landscapes of Iceland, as well as those who seek to include some adventure on their holiday. In addition to sightseeing across the South, East and North of this amazing country, you have the chance to go horse riding or book glacier hiking and ice caving excursions to truly make the most of the opportunities that come with winter.Of course, as this tour is conducted in the winter you will also have plenty of chances to see the Northern Lights. You will be travelling in the dark hours to reach your destinations and often staying in rural hotels, giving you better odds of capturing the phenomenon than those who are just staying in the capital.Your accommodation in Iceland will all be sorted for you prior to arrival, as well as transfer to and from Keflavík International Airport. Also included in the price is a guided six-day tour, a flight from the northern town of Akureyri to Reykjavík, and admission to the Blue Lagoon. Do not miss this chance to see Iceland’s greatest sites in the winter. Check availability by choosing a date.
5
8 reviews
Duration:
8 days
Available:
Sep. - Mar.
Difficulty:
Easy
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12 Day Winter Package | Circle of Iceland & Snaefellsnes Peninsula

12 Day Winter Package | Circle of Iceland & Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Experience the wonders of Iceland on this 12-day winter package that takes you to all the classic sites as well as some of the most enigmatic hidden treasures off the beaten track. This tour package is perfect for travellers that want to fully experience Iceland in winter without having to worry about driving the icy roads of the countryside. Seeing the country couldn't be easier. Prior to your arrival, your accommodations and transport to and from Keflavík International Airport will be sorted for you. Also included in this package is an 8-day guided tour of Iceland and a soak in the mineral-rich healing waters of the Blue Lagoon. Allow your experienced and friendly guides to take you along to witness volcanic terrains, idyllic coastal towns, majestic glaciers and mighty waterfalls, as you explore everything from the highlights of the South Coast to the desolate and snow-covered fjords of the East, and the versatile wonders of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula.After you've circumferred the countryside, there will be no need to leave the shores of Iceland right away, since this package includes two additional free days in Reykjavík City with accommodation. That means you can explore the Northernmost capital in the world to your heart's content. There are also plenty of possibilities to make your already action-packed trip even more adventurous, as you have the option of adding additional excursions during the booking process. These include visiting an authentic ice cave, venturing into a lava tube, embarking on a glacier hike, going horse riding and whale watching, just to name a few!While circling the Ring Road, each night will be spent at a countryside accommodation. Your guides will do their very best to hunt down possible sightings of the elusive and hypnotic Northern Lights, the winter-phenomena that tops the bucket list of so many people.So sit back and get ready to experience all the wonders of the ring road in the intimate setting of a fully-equipped minibus. Don’t hesitate and book your winter adventure now! Check availability by choosing a date.
5
14 reviews
Duration:
12 days
Available:
Sep. - Mar.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Take To The Wild! | Horse Riding Tour in East Iceland

Take To The Wild! | Horse Riding Tour in East Iceland

Join this exciting horse riding into the wild lands of East Iceland and experience nature at its best. This is the perfect tour opportunity for those guests looking to experience the Icelandic countrysides by one of the most authentic means possible, on the saddle, as well as all those looking to meet this country's most famous four-legged resident. Your tour will begin in east Iceland, at a peaceful hideaway, located right by the edge of the Highlands. This is the center point for tours in the region, as well as an active farm, home to sheep, dogs, and chickens. Here, you will be introduced to your friendly and experienced guide who will proceed to take you through the horse riding process step by step. Fear not if you've never ridden before—all of the guides are passionate and qualified, and Icelandic horses have a reputation for their reliability and docile nature. Horses are chosen out specifically for each rider, and you will be provided with all of the necessary riding gear for your trip. Icelandic horses hold a special place in the heart of the nation, having stood by the population through centuries of dark winters and social upheaval. Today, the isolation has kept the breed unique amongst horses, so much so that any horse that leaves the island can never return. Icelandic horses are known for their small, pony-like size, durability to the cold and their five unique tolts. When you are finally ready to begin your adventure, you'll clamber atop your noble steed and take off into some of the most beautiful countrysides in Iceland. With distant mountainscapes, trickling glacial rivers, cascading waterfalls and steep cliff sides, this will be a horse ride that you'll never forget. The pace of this tour is a gentle gallop, meaning you will have plenty of opportunities to sit back, relax and appreciate your gorgeous surroundings. As an added extra, most guests on this tour like to try their hand at the traditional cableway over the glacial river, Jökulsá, winching themselves across the water in what promises to be one of the most exhilarating segments of the trip.At the end of your trip, you will return to the farm from where you are welcome to try some authentic Icelandic food at our homestyle restaurant or set out to explore some of the regions' many picturesque hiking trails. The choice is yours.So don't delay any longer! Hurry now, and you too can experience the joys of horse riding through Iceland's gorgeous and eclectic countryside. Check availability by choosing a date. 
5
2 reviews
Duration:
3 hours
Available:
Mar. - Nov.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Circle of Iceland with Snaefellsnes Peninsula | 10-Day Winter Package

Circle of Iceland with Snaefellsnes Peninsula | 10-Day Winter Package

Circle the incredible country of Iceland in the depth of winter with this exciting package. Over ten days, you will take a guided circle tour of the highlights of Iceland, such as the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, the Lake Mývatn area, the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, and the Golden Circle. None who want to see the incredible landscapes of Iceland should overlook this opportunity.The guided tour comes with a clear itinerary, meaning you barely need to organise a thing. It is also conducted in a comfortable minibus, making your journey as cosy and intimate as possible and taking away any fears of driving on Iceland’s icy roads.Other than the 8 full days of guided adventure, all transfers and accommodation will be sorted for you, including the return airport transfer and 2 nights of stay in the capital. There are no hidden costs upon arrival; all arrangements are included in the price, as is the entrance to the Blue Lagoon. Joining this tour could not, therefore, be any easier.You will head counter-clockwise around Iceland, seeing its South Coast, Eastfjords, dramatic northern territories, and the incredible West, including the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Not only will you get to see Iceland’s most famous sites, but this package will take you to hidden places very few know about, so you can experience the vastness of the empty nature in peace.Furthermore, you can add adventure to the trip, by opting to take excursions while booking; it is possible to glacier hiking, whale watching, horse riding, lava caving, and to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of an ice cave. All these excursions are available to you at a special discounted rate, should you elect to add them to your holiday upon booking. By using this great opportunity, you can not only make your holiday even more magical but save money at the same time.  Of course, as you are travelling in winter, when the days are short and nights are long, this tour presents many opportunities for you to see the Northern Lights. Due to the fact that you will spend time traversing very remote areas throughout the dark hours, with little light pollution, your chances are even greater.Immerse yourself in Iceland, by seeing as much of it as possible over ten days. Check availability by choosing a date.
5
11 reviews
Duration:
10 days
Available:
Sep. - Mar.
Difficulty:
Easy
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6 Day Guided Winter Tour | Highlights of South, East & North Iceland

6 Day Guided Winter Tour | Highlights of South, East & North Iceland

Hop on board this unique minibus journey around Iceland, exploring for six full days the country's most popular destinations. After visiting a plethora of incredible sights, and partaking in a wealth of activities, you will finish your tour with a flight from Akureyri back to Iceland's capital city, Reykjavík. This tour is the perfect option for those visitors looking to maximise their experience in Iceland without the hassle of driving the winter roads or organising their own accommodation.For those who want to stay longer and explore the North, there is also the option of a 7 Day Guided Winter Tour | Half-Circle of Iceland and Flight back to Reykjavik. For the truly adventurous, who want a comprehensive, all-encompassing experience of Iceland, the 8 Day Winter Excursion | Guided Circle of Iceland Minibus Tour is the perfect option.On this 6-day tour, you'll visit the world-famous Golden Circle where you will discover the mighty waterfall Gullfoss, the Geysir geothermal area, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Þingvellir National Park. Then, you'll be off to the South Coast where you'll find Reynisfjara black sand beach and Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. After traversing the remote Eastfjords, you'll end the tour by the otherworldly Lake Mývatn area.Asides from some incredible sightseeing, you will also have the opportunity to book extra tours and activities to make your holiday that little bit more special such as a visit to a natural ice cave, horse riding and glacier hiking. Every night can then be spent gazing into the sky in search of the beautiful Northern Lights.So hurry now and book so you too can experience this incredible winter tour, journeying around Iceland during the Northern Lights season. Check availability by choosing a date. 
4.7
72 reviews
Duration:
6 days
Available:
Sep. - Apr.
Difficulty:
Easy
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11 Day Self Drive Tour | Ring Road & East Fjords

11 Day Self Drive Tour | Ring Road & East Fjords

Explore all the best Iceland has to offer on this 11-day road trip! You'll drive the classic route of the Ring Road, visiting all of the major tourist attractions and natural wonders the country has to offer, with a few extra days enjoying the remote and intense beauty of the fjords in East Iceland.The best part of this trip is that you are in full control; you choose where to go and how long to spend at each place. Don't worry about waking up in time for the tour departure, or keeping strangers in a group with you happy; you can always take time for a longer hike, a few more photos, or one last cup of coffee.To make the travel even sweeter, you will always be travelling in full comfort with an ensuite bathroom and breakfast included. You can even add excursions and activities along the way through the booking system, so you can spend your time doing exactly what you like and leave the rest.For optional tours, you can choose to go snorkelling in the crystal clear waters of Silfra gorge; snowmobiling on Langjökull glacier; descending into the magma chamber of a volcano and an ice cave in a glacier; taking a boat to the icebergs of Jökulsárlon; glacier hiking over Skaftafellsjökull; horse-riding through the nature of the North; and whale watching from the whale watching capital of Europe, Húsavík.The opportunities are endless and you have the additional luxury of receiving discounted prices if you choose these extras as you book your self-drive. Escape having to pay more on the day and choose adventure now for the best value and promises of adventure!Although you can’t help running into a crowd at some of the most famous Icelandic attractions, you will be able to experience the isolated beauty for which this nation is renowned. You will receive a custom itinerary after you book, which will provide you with the perfect blend of popular sites and lesser-known, unique locations. This tour allows you to enjoy an incredibly diverse holiday that has something to suit all tastes.So book your self-drive trip now for 11 days of fun in Iceland! Check availability by choosing a date.
5
1 review
Duration:
11 days
Available:
May. - Oct.
Difficulty:
Easy
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8 Day Self Drive Tour | Circle Of Iceland Camping Trip

8 Day Self Drive Tour | Circle Of Iceland Camping Trip

Book this tour for an incredible camping trip all around Iceland. If you have always dreamed of completing the ring road, love to immerse yourself in nature, and are on a bit of a budget, then this is the perfect tour for you.You'll circle Iceland and explore the whole country. As the driver, you can go where you like and ignore a set schedule, without worrying about tour guides or other group members.Quality camping facilities with plenty of amenities are all around, and you'll be surrounded by spectacular nature no matter where you pitch up your tent. Along the way, you can explore popular spots like the Blue Lagoon, the Golden Circle, Skaftafell Nature Reserve, the Lake Mývatn Area and the waterfalls of the West. To guarantee that you have a selection of the most popular locations with some more private areas to enjoy, Guide to Iceland has chosen a few unique attractions to guide you to. These sites are listed in a personal itinerary you will receive after you book, allowing you to revel in the natural landscapes Iceland is famous for without the crowds. The itinerary also sends you to as many geothermal hot springs as possible, to ease the tension built from full days of adventuring.This tour can be added to with various activities along the way. Snorkelling, snowmobiling, glacier hiking, ice caving, whale-watching and a boat tour on the glacier lagoon are all options you can choose to make this holiday everything you could want it to be.Reserve this camping trip now for an affordable self-drive tour to see the best attractions in Iceland! Check booking availability now, by choosing a date.
5
1 review
Duration:
8 days
Difficulty:
Easy
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4-Day Northern Lights Hunting Tour in East Iceland

4-Day Northern Lights Hunting Tour in East Iceland

Step out of the beaten track staying at a hotel in the countryside, only 5 minutes drive away from the small village of Breiðdalsvík. Each day you can hike through untouched nature and marvel at incredible geological formations or take an optional reindeer trekking tour with an expert local guide. In the evenings, you will relax in the Finnish-style sauna at Hotel Staðarborg or cuddle up with a good book by the hotel’s cosy fireplace. On your first night, you will be taken out by a local guide, scouting for the Northern Lights. Your guide will take you out with a Super Jeep to find the most picturesque sites with the best chances for northern light sightings and tell you all about those magical lights as well as some local myths and legends.  In this remote corner of the world, far away from all light pollution, the Auroras shine more brightly in the night sky. Note that if weather conditions do not permit Northern Lights viewing, then this activity will be moved to another night. This tour package is ideal for those who are driving the ring road and want some extra time in the beautiful East fjords of Iceland, or if you are coming East by flight, a rental car can be arranged for an additional charge. Over the next days, you will be able to explore the nearby area on your own pace, sightseeing, hiking and getting to know the local life. For those days, you will receive a map of the area with interesting sights, as well as an itinerary with suggestions on what to do in each town along the fjords. Take this chance for a perfect, relaxing getaway where the beautiful Icelandic nature is at the forefront of your experience. Book your Northern Lights experience in Iceland today. Check availability by choosing a date. 
Duration:
4 days
Available:
Apr. - Dec.
Difficulty:
Easy
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The Waterfall Trail | Hiking Day Tour in East Iceland

The Waterfall Trail | Hiking Day Tour in East Iceland

Come along on a hiking tour in the wilderness of Iceland with this fun-filled day tour and see the impressive waterfalls found in the glacial river Jökulsá. This is the perfect tour for those visiting East Iceland and want to get to know the stunning Icelandic nature.This tour starts a short drive away from Egilsstaðir town in East Iceland. You could also request to be picked up from your accommodations in East Iceland for an additional price. You will meet your guide at the edge of Northern Europe's largest wilderness, right next to the Jökulsá river.This long river boasts around 15 waterfalls, large and small. In fact, no other river in Iceland has as many waterfalls. The river’s vertical drop is also, impressively, around 600 meters in only 30 kilometresBefore the hike starts, you will experience the visually stunning Wilderness Exhibition, about life and travels in and around the wilderness. The exhibition is designed by artists, historians, and filmmakers to make you feel as if you are stepping right into the past and being immersed into the adventures of the wilderness. After you go through the exhibition, you head outside with your experienced guide to get a feeling for the wilderness first hand. The trail takes you to the abandoned farm of Kleif, and soon after you will catch sight of the lowest of the waterfalls. Those of you who are brave at heart can try your hand at winching themselves across the Jökulsá river in a renovated traditional cableway cart. These kind of carts were a vital mode of transportation across the river before road improvements made the remote farms more accessible, particularly in winter. As you walk along the glacier river, the beautiful falls begin to appear one after the other. As you continue, you will follow a marked trail through the woods of native birch. At last, the hike will take you to Laugarfell Highland Hostel. Once you reach the hostel, you can take a relaxing bath in an outside pool of warm geothermal spring water.Don't miss out on this chance to experience the East Iceland wilderness at it's very best.  Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
9,5 hours
Available:
Jun. - Sep.
Difficulty:
Easy
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11 Day Summer Package | Ring Road of Iceland with Experienced Local Guide

11 Day Summer Package | Ring Road of Iceland with Experienced Local Guide

Set off on the adventure of a lifetime and spend 11 days visiting the Golden Circle, Reynisfjara black sand beach, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, Lake Mývatn, and Snæfellsnes Peninsula. This summer package is a great fit for travellers looking to immerse themselves in the wonders of Icelandic nature, witness the midnight sun and get to know the culture with the guidance of experienced locals.Over eleven days you will have plenty of time to take in gorgeous views of glaciers and mountains, hot springs and waterfalls. You'll witness the wildlife of Iceland, seeing Icelandic horses in the field and perhaps spot a puffin or two nesting in coastal cliffs. In addition to the complete circle of Iceland, you finish the trip exploring Iceland's capital, Reykjavík. If you wish to make this already memorable trip even more exciting, you can add on tours to your holiday. You can go glacier hiking on the South Coast, sail between icebergs on Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, visit the Blue Lagoon, and step inside a lava cave on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, just to name a few.The package includes transport to and from the airport, accommodation around the country, and a guided mini-bus drive around the Ring Road including the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. You’ll also be staying in the city of Reykjavík for three nights Book this immersive 11-day package to experience the best Iceland has to offer and make memories that will last you a lifetime. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
11 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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7 Day Summer Circle Guided Tour | Ring Road from Reykjavik to Akureyri

7 Day Summer Circle Guided Tour | Ring Road from Reykjavik to Akureyri

Join this 7-day summer adventure and travel the Ring Road from Reykjavík to Akureyri, stopping at Iceland’s best-loved attractions along the way. Gaze at countless waterfalls, experience the beauty of Reynisfjara black sand beach, marvel at the magic of Jökulsárlón glacie lagoon and smell the geothermal energy at the Mývatn region, all under the glow of the midnight sun.This multi-day tour is perfect for those who would prefer accommodation and driving to be taken care of for a stress free holiday while taking in the sights at a relaxed pace in a small group.Your expert guide will pick you up in Iceland’s picturesque capital city, Reykjavík, and whisk you away along the gorgeous Golden Circle, onto the stunning South Coast, up to the wild Eastfjords and into the majestic regions of North Iceland. Included is a flight from the capital of the north, Akureyri, back to Reykjavík where your journey concludes.Each day, your trip along the Route 1 Ring Road will deliver you to the most gorgeous natural features for which Iceland is so famous. Every step of the way, your guide will be ready to inform you of the historical and cultural importance of certain sights, often rich in local folklore and legend.Couple sightseeing with adventure and browse the exciting array of additional activities on offer during the booking process. Choices include horse riding, glacier hiking, and whale watching to enhance your Iceland experience. You could cruise the mirror-like waters of Jökulsárlón lagoon or immerse yourself in geothermal nature baths; many excursions are offered at a discounted rate, promising lower prices than if booked separately.Book this tailored multi-day guided tour and look forward to having nothing to worry about apart from taking in the magnificent magic of Iceland in summer under the midnight sun. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
7 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Hiking with Elves | Borgarfjordur Eystri 5-Day Trekking Tour

Hiking with Elves | Borgarfjordur Eystri 5-Day Trekking Tour

Explore the remote east and join us on this 5-day hiking and trekking tour in Borgafjörður eystri fjord, east Iceland. This area is renowned for its gorgeous landscapes and serene atmosphere, due to its remote location. Colourful, imposing mountains slope down to the magnificent coastline, giving the vicinity of Borgarfjörður a natural beauty that makes many people consider it as one of the country´s prettiest areas. Bird watching is a frequent pastime on these routes, and side-tracks will take you to now-abandoned inlets that tell us the story of a past far removed from mobile phones and Google data.You'll join local guides and be part of local living in a small fishing village. If you love coastal walks and mountain atmosphere, then this is your dream tour. The trails in this hiking paradise include incredible day hikes such as Stórurð, Brúnavík and Breiðuvík. Borgarfjörður eystri is also a spiritual place to visit, and the area known for folklore and stories of the Hidden People, and the strength of Vættir, the spirits of the land. Each day you will be offered a hike, varying in length, but usually between five to seven hours.  The tempo will be relaxed, as the plan is not to be home early, but to enjoy the journey, and stop in different places to learn about the history and nature of the surroundings. Each day offers a new path, ranging from mountain roads to coastal walks, and each trail is tailored with heavy input from local farmers, making sure no hidden gem goes unvisited. Throughout your tour, you will be staying in Álfheimar Country Hotel, where you can relax in the evenings, and enjoy a true country atmosphere, and enjoy local culinary treats in the tiny on-site restaurant.Don't let this fantastic opportunity to get in touch with nature pass you by. Come and hike in the solitude of Borgarfjörður eystri. Check availability by choosing a date. 
Duration:
5 days
Available:
May. - Sep.
Difficulty:
Moderate
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Native Icelandic Adventure | Sheep Round-Up in East Iceland

Native Icelandic Adventure | Sheep Round-Up in East Iceland

September is the month when the farmers start to gather the sheep from the mountains where they roam free in summer. The sheep is brought home in an event called the Roundup, to Réttir, a structure created especially for this happening, where every farm can find their sheep by earmark or number.  This is one of the oldest traditions in Iceland, - and you'll get to join!On this three-day tour, you will stay at Álfheimar Country Hotel, in Borgarfjörður `Eystri,  a small fishing village surrounded by picturesque mountains. The local living program will give you the opportunity to taste the local food from the farmers and the fisherman and also get to know a little about life in the village, both today and in the near past. The area of Borgarfjörður Eystri is known for their spectacular mountain landscape and coastal area where most of the sheep will be found. You'll travel to the wilderness with the locals, while looking for the sheep, away from roads and hiking paths. And, as the roundups take place in September, the Northern lights might make an appearance in the night sky.This incredible off-the-grid, immersive cultural experience will give you a unique insight into Icelandic country living, and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join the natives in this yearly event. Come and experience the foundations of Icelandic culture in the romantic and exciting countryside of Borgarfjörður Eystri. Check availability by choosing a date. 
Duration:
3 days
Available:
Sep. - Oct.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Nature Awakes | 3-Day Spring Experience in East Iceland

Nature Awakes | 3-Day Spring Experience in East Iceland

Experience Iceland at its heart, and spend the spring days at a farm in the Eastfjords. This tour gives you a chance to be a part of the locals, and live as they have done throughout the ages during the most rewarding time of the year: The lambing season.The midnight sun will give you bright nights of solitude and stillness, but then nature wakes up, sun coming up in the middle of the fjord and little lambs coming to the world - and you get to be there to greet them. How much you like to be involved is your choice but we do recommend at least a cuddle! At Brekkubær farm, farmer Ásgeir Arngrímsson and his family will guide you through the spring chores, and you are welcome to help with the more adorable tasks, such as bottle feeding lambs and assisting them in latching. We love the outdoors in spring, with tiny lambs taking their first steps and the birdlife in full swing, making their nest and lying on their eggs. You can take a walk by the cost or up in the mountains or visit the puffins in Hafnarhólmi area. The evening sun could bring you a perfect light for your photos of this spectacular bird. Borgarfjörður Eystri is known for great hiking trails and if the conditions are favourable, you could head out for a short hike in the mountains. You will stay at Álfheimar Country Hotel during this tour. If you like to stay longer, just let us know, and we'll do all we can to accommodate your request. The hotel has a small restaurant on premises that serves food sourced locally, but all meals are included in this tour. Come and see spring awaken in Iceland. Check availability by choosing a date. 
Duration:
3 days
Available:
May. - Jun.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Magical Fjords & Mountains | 3-Day Hiking in East Iceland

Magical Fjords & Mountains | 3-Day Hiking in East Iceland

Get away from the city life and escape to the Wilderness.This three-day east Iceland hiking tour, led by local guides, will turn your travel into veritable highlands experience. It is not only a hiking tour but a way to get to know a little about local living in a fishing village of only about one hundred inhabitants.This hiking tour is an active and unique experience with each day full of new adventures, and evenings of local cooking at Álfheimar Country Hotel. No dormitories or wet clothes, just warm and nice rooms and local hospitality. In this tour you'll get a taste of local living, getting closer to the roots of the people that inhabit one of the most rural areas of Iceland - the Eastfjords.This isolated region is considered to be the central province of the Hidden People, or the elves. Their queen resides in her fortress Álfaborg, just beside the village of Bakkagerði. The imposing Borgarfjörður Eystri mountains display the entire colour spectrum of volcanic rhyolite deposits. At their feet lies the ocean, with crashing waves and hordes of seabirds calling – a truly stunning location to visit.You will get to know local people in their homes and learn about their traditions and way of life while enjoying their hospitality, the fresh local food and their knowledge of the area. Come and listen to stories, explore nature, share the Icelandic passion for life and the land – and feel that you have become a part of it all.Grab your backpack and come along to experience nature at its purest. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
3 days
Available:
May. - Sep.
Difficulty:
Moderate
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4 Day Small-Group Summer Tour| Golden Circle, South Coast & The Remote Eastfjords

4 Day Small-Group Summer Tour| Golden Circle, South Coast & The Remote Eastfjords

Hop aboard this small group guided 4-day tour of Iceland which will take you sightseeing in three beautiful and diverse areas: the Golden Circle, the South Coast and the remote Eastfjords. Those looking for an easy and comfortable way to discover some of Iceland's most beautiful region should grab this chance now.Not only will you see famous sites, such as the Geysir geothermal area, the waterfalls of the South and the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, but hidden gems, just as the fjords and bays of the East. As this tour is conducted in summer, you will have plenty of time at each location, due to the long and bright days under the midnight sun. To make it even better, during the booking process, thrill-seekers can add extra adventures, at a discounted price, to this tour. Those include riding a horse like an Icelander in the old times through the beautiful countryside, hiking up a glistening glacial tongue, and sailing between the massive icebergs on a clear glacier lagoon.The beauty of this tour is that you do not need to worry about any organisation or driving as the tour includes pick-up from Reykjavík in a minibus, flights back from Egilsstaðir in the Eastfjords, a guide the whole time, and three nights of accommodation in countryside locations with private bathrooms and breakfast.Get to know the wild Icelandic nature on this four day, small group tour of Iceland's Golden Circle, South Coast and Eastfjords. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
4 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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6 Day Guided Summer Tour | Best of the South, East & North of Iceland

6 Day Guided Summer Tour | Best of the South, East & North of Iceland

Book this 6-day guided trip to discover Iceland’s rich variety of natural wonders in-between the capital Reykjavík and the ‘Capital in the North’ Akureyri. Along the way, your expert local guide will introduce you to some of the highlights of the country including the Golden Circle, South Coast, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon and Mývatn region.This is the perfect opportunity for those who want to be shown the best attractions Iceland has to offer, such as Geysir geothermal area, Reynisfjara black sand beach, and Dettifoss waterfall, all without the hassle of driving or organising accommodations.From Reykjavík, you will be picked up and whisked away into the countryside where your guide will introduce you to some of Iceland’s best-loved attractions as well as giving you insight into Icelandic culture and history. From the North of Iceland, you will return to Reykjavík on a pre-arranged flight leaving you nothing to worry about except taking in the unbridled magic of the island.During the booking process, you will have the option to add a selection of extra activities to enhance your adventure further. You can go horseriding, walk on a glacier or sail among icebergs. If you opt to partake in these extras as you book, you can enjoy discounted prices on most optional activities that you would not encounter if booked separately.Immerse yourself in the beauty of Iceland and book this summer guided tour today, so you can see much of what Iceland has to offer as well as experiencing the warm glow of the Midnight Sun. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
6 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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8 Day Guided Summer Tour | Circle of Iceland & Snaefellsnes in a Small Group

8 Day Guided Summer Tour | Circle of Iceland & Snaefellsnes in a Small Group

Come along on a fantastic summer adventure with this 8-day tour around the Ring Road and the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. See for yourself the country's most beautiful spots including Reynisfjara black sand beach, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, and Dettifoss waterfall as they are bathed in everlasting summer light. If you’re looking for the perfect multi-day tour, tailored with small groups in mind, there is no better option than this circle trip.Beginning from Iceland’s charming capital city, Reykjavík, you will tackle the Golden Circle sightseeing route, the stunning South Coast, and the elusive Eastfjords, before experiencing all that the beautiful north and western regions have to offer.Under the direction of an experienced local tour guide, you will see the very best of Iceland’s natural attractions and learn about the myths and legends surrounding the country’s rumbling waterfalls, glittering glaciers, and charming towns. You will then spend your nights in comfortable country hotels as the midnight sun lights up the evening sky.To make this already fun-filled trip even more extraordinary, you can spice up your days of sightseeing with adventures which you can get at a reduced price if you book them now. These include riding a horse through the Icelandic countryside, hiking up a towering glacier, spotting whales and puffins on a whale watching excursion, and sailing among floating icebergs.Experience Iceland’ serenity and beauty when the long summer days are illuminated by midnight sun instead of star shine with this 8-day guided summer tour. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
8 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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13 Day Northern Lights Package | Guided Tours to the Ring Road & Snaefellsnes Peninsula

13 Day Northern Lights Package | Guided Tours to the Ring Road & Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Explore the natural beauty of Iceland on this 13-day winter package that will take you around the island to the country's most famous destinations such as Reynisfjara black sand beach, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, and Lake Mývatn, as well as a few hidden gems. This holiday is perfect for those who wish to discover a winter wonderland at a relaxed pace without having to worry about driving in icy conditions.After you arrive at Keflavík International Airport, your pre-organised airport transfer will deliver you to your hotel in Reykjavík. You will then have a full day to recharge after your flight and to visit one of the top spas in the world, the Blue Lagoon.Fully rested and ready for adventure, you will embark on an expertly guided 8-day minibus tour around the famous Ring Road which will also include the well-loved Golden Circle route as well as a day on the spectacular Snæfellsnes peninsula.Every evening your accommodation will be taken care of and you can choose to enrich your days with action-packed adventures that you can decide upon as you make your booking. These include horse riding, snowmobiling, glacier hiking and even the chance to enter an ice cave inside a glacier! As well as daily opportunities to search the skies for the alluring and elusive Northern Lights, there will be several opportunities to unwind in geothermal pools and hot springs.Once you have circled the island, familiarise yourself with the northernmost capital in the world, Reykjavík. You will have two whole days to fill with a choice of exciting activities such as a day trip up to the Highlands in a super jeep or a geothermal helicopter tour. Even if you would rather just relax in Reykjavík, this winter tour presents you with no lack of choice.Discover Iceland in all its winter glory and book this vacation package today! This is one of the most popular winter excursions available, so wrap up warm and hop on. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
13 days
Available:
Sep. - Apr.
Difficulty:
Easy
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8 Day Summer Vacation Package with Guided Ring Road Tour of Iceland

8 Day Summer Vacation Package with Guided Ring Road Tour of Iceland

Travel along the ring road of Iceland with this 8-day package where you’ll explore the country’s best-known regions, such as the Golden Circle, South Coast, and Lake Mývatn, as well as a few hidden gems known only by your local guide. Those looking for an easy and relaxing way to see the land of ice and fire need to look no further.After arriving in the country, you’ll be transported to the city of Reykjavík where you’ll spend the evening before embarking on a trip along the Ring Road the next day. In a small group, you’ll travel from the capital to the northern town of Akureyri where you'll take a domestic flight back to Reykjavík.Along the way, you’ll stop at gorgeous locations such as Geysir geothermal area, Reynisfjara black sand beach, and Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. You will also have the opportunity to add on exciting adventures to spice up your days, such as glacier hiking, riding the Icelandic horse, sailing between icebergs, and unwinding in the geothermal spas of Mývatn Nature Baths and the Blue Lagoon.Sit back and let others do the planning. With this package, all accommodations will be sorted for you before your arrival as well as transportation to and from Keflavík airport. Included in the price is also the flight between Akureyri and Reykjavík which will provide you with ample time to explore Iceland's vibrant capital to the fullest.Discover glaciers, geysers, and waterfalls with this 8-day summer package. Come along and experience the beauty of Iceland as the Midnight Sun shines above you. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
8 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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11 Day Winter Package | The Ring Road with Snaefellsnes Peninsula

11 Day Winter Package | The Ring Road with Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Join this fantastic 11-day winter package exploring the highlights of the Ring Road in Iceland. This package is the perfect opportunity for travellers looking to avoid the hassles associated with winter-driving in a foreign country. With this package, there is no need for advance planning as airport transfers, hotels, transportation and Blue Lagoon tickets are all included. The minibus in which you will be riding is intimate and comfortable, ensuring the most relaxing trip possible.Eleven days is more than enough time to see and indulge in the incredible landscapes of Iceland. Circling the country, this package promises a lifetime of memories, with added opportunities to hike magnificent glaciers, explore inside glassy ice caves, take an adrenaline fueled helicopter flight, go whale watching and much, much more.Thankfully, included in this package is a guided tour, meaning there will be ample opportunity to learn more about the country and gain a deeper understanding of its people, culture and history. You will also get a free day to explore Reykjavík, where you can visit the many museums, galleries and parks in this Northernmost capital in the world.You’re also promised to spend real, quality time in Iceland’s wild and untouched nature. As part of this package, you will visit the three national parks of Iceland: the UNESCO World Heritage site, Þingvellir; Vatnajökull National Park, which includes the beautiful Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon; and Snæfellsnes which wraps around the rocky slopes of the glacier volcano Snæfellsjökull.To make the journey even more adventurous, there is a plethora of additional excursions you can add to your holiday, and spice up your travelling days with riding, glacier hiking, whale watching, and even ice caving. Each activity comes at a special discounted price, if booked at the same time as you reserve your tour. The icing on the cake is then that each night, you can to look out to the sky for a chance to catch a glimpse of the fluttering Northern Lights, a dazzling purple, green and red light phenomenon that occurs during the winter months. So, sit back and appreciate Iceland’s most iconic landmarks and attractions without a drop of stress with this immersive 11-day package. Check availability by choosing a date.  
4.8
5 reviews
Duration:
11 days
Available:
Sep. - Mar.
Difficulty:
Easy
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9 Day Winter Package | Minibus Excursion of Iceland with Akureyri

9 Day Winter Package | Minibus Excursion of Iceland with Akureyri

Embrace the Icelandic winter on this 9-day tour package, where you’ll see the most iconic sights of the island while sitting back and allowing the experts to plan the journey and drive the icy roads.This package, which includes a guided bus tour, will see you hunt for the Northern Lights while taking you along the South Coast and through the Eastfjords to the wonders of Lake Mývatn. This excursion is perfect for adventurous travellers that want to experience the wonderland that is Iceland in winter with ease and comfort.Your journey begins with an included pickup at the airport and a visit to the Blue Lagoon, after which you will be transported to the capital city, Reykjavík. You will then embark on a thoroughly planned journey halfway around the island, starting with the Golden Circle, before reaching Akureyri and catching an inland flight back to Reykjavík.You can even make your adventure more exciting by adding additional activities during the booking process, such as going horse riding, glacier hiking or visiting geothermal baths or an authentic ice cave. Each day will end with a possible display of the magnificent phenomena that is the Northern Lights—although they can never be fully guaranteed, travelling around Iceland in winter provides the best chance of spotting their incredible and colourful display.This package includes all the comforts of a winter journey and takes you to some of the most famed highlights of the island, as well as lesser-known hidden gems off the beaten track. Don’t hesitate in booking your Iceland adventure now—check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
4 reviews
Duration:
9 days
Available:
Sep. - Mar.
Difficulty:
Easy
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7 Day Guided Winter Tour | Half-Circle of Iceland and Flight back to Reykjavik

4.8
21 reviews
Duration:
7 days
Available:
Sep. - Apr.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Víknaslóðir Trail | Five-Day Trek in East Iceland

Víknaslóðir Trail | Five-Day Trek in East Iceland

Witness the beauty of East Iceland on this five-day trek. If you love hiking, wish to avoid the crowds, and seek a unique experience that combines both natural and historical sites, then this is the tour for you.This tour begins at Egilsstaðir airport; you can reach it by car, or else add a flight from Reykjavík during booking for an additional cost. Once the group is gathered, you will head to Borgarfjörður Eystri to start hiking the pass here.This route leads you to a beautiful enclave below the Dyrfjöll Mountains, called Stórurð, where you will enjoy lunch before heading north. Once you reach the ancient farm of Njarðvík, regularly referenced in the Icelandic Sagas, you will be transferred to the nearby village of Bakkagerði, for dinner and rest.The next day will start with a hike to a hidden cove called Brúnavík, where you can admire the lapping waves of the ocean in peaceful solitude. Following this, you will head over the pass of Súluskarð, for spectacular views of the surrounding hills and mountains; the diversity of scenery and vivid colors make this a fantastic spot for photography. You will then descend to two more deserted, beautiful little inlets, firstly Kjólsvík, then Breiðvík.The third day will take you inland a little, out of the vividly colored Breiðavík valley, and to the mountain of Hvítserkur. Weather permitting, you will ascend this stunning peak, to attain some magnificent views. Your descent will take you to another inlet, Húsavík, where a mountain hut awaits. In the evening, you can visit a historic, but now abandoned, church, or take a serene walk along the nearby beach.For day four, you will hike through a valley to the site of an ancient rockslide, in which an enormous mountain almost collapsed in its entirety, inspiring folklore in the area. This area, Loðmundarskriður, is surrounded by beautiful peaks and desolate nature. Close to here is where you will be spending the night, at the stunning fjord Loðmundarfjörður. There is another old, abandoned church worth a visit to this area.On your fifth and final day, you will traverse the same path of historic Icelanders as they made their way from the farms of Loðmundarfjörður to the trading harbor of Seyðisfjörður. Ascending the mountains here will provide you with unbelievable views of the fjords to your south, and as you come over the crest of the peaks, the fjord of Seyðisfjörður will come into view. The descent is awe-inspiring, as you admire the mountains that tower over the narrow water and little town.Once you reach the main road, you will find a bus waiting to take you back to Egilsstaðir airport, where those from Reykjavík can jump on their flight back to the capital.Do not miss this opportunity to see some of the most beautiful and lesser-known natural and historical sites in Iceland. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
5 days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Moderate
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In the Shadow of Vatnajökull | Four-Day Hiking Tour in East Iceland

In the Shadow of Vatnajökull | Four-Day Hiking Tour in East Iceland

Explore one of the most remote regions of Iceland on this four-day hiking tour through the Lónsöræfi Nature Reserve. Avid hikers who seek to escape the crowds should not hesitate to jump on this tour.This trip starts at Egilsstaðir airport, whether you are reaching the east by plane or car. Once the group is gathered, you will head to the Eyjabakkar area, east of the stunning Mount Snæfell. You will follow the banks of the glacial river Jökulsá, through lush vegetation, surrounded by incredible peaks. From here, you head towards the mountain Geldingafell, to more rugged lands, shaped by the retreating Vatnajökull glacier, before turning into the first of the three mountain huts you will be resting in.The next day will start with a hike of Geldingafell, for some spectacular views over this vast, otherworldly ice cap. You will be able to see a wealth of stunning glacial tongues and lagoons dotted with icebergs, which are sure to take your breath away. You will then walk along the edge of the valley Vesturdalur, before descending to a lake known for its excellent birdwatching, Kollumúlavatn; you will be sleeping in a serene location at the water’s edge.You will walk around this lake on the third day, to formidable cliffs known as Tröllakrókar. Along these, you can expect to see fascinating rock formations, as well as beautiful views of the surrounding mountains.The black basalt surrounding you is dramatic and haunting but soon gives way to an explosion of colour as you move into a region of rhyolite mountains. The landscape is dyed with beautiful shades of purple, orange and pink, to the extent that it barely seems natural. You will marvel over this area until reaching the river Jökulsá í Lóni, where you will find your accommodation.For your fourth and final day, you will cross the river to ascend the hill of Illikambur, for some spectacular, vividly colourful views of the area. Following that, you will follow the river to the old farmstead of Eskifell, where a bus will be waiting. You’ll hop aboard, for a beautiful drive back to the charming town of Höfn, no doubt filled with incredible memories.Don’t miss your chance to explore one of Iceland’s most remote, unique and spectacular regions, ever in the shadow of the magnificent Vatnajökull glacier. Check availability by choosing a date.
Duration:
4 days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Moderate
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9 Day Package | With Guided Tour Around The Ring Road of Iceland

9 Day Package | With Guided Tour Around The Ring Road of Iceland

Join this guided 9-day tour where you'll travel the circle of Iceland and visit both the most popular attractions as well as some off-the-beaten-path locations. From landing to departure, nothing but adventure and spectacular nature will await you. When in the South, you'll visit the Golden Circle, Reynisfjara black sand beach, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon and all the incredible waterfalls in between. You‘ll even have the chance to climb the ancient ice of a glacier with an experienced glacier guide.You'll then move to the Eastfjords, to see mountains and valleys, small, idyllic towns and to breathe in unmatched fresh air. You'll also stop at countless hidden gems known only to your guide.From there, you will head the North, where you'll come across the world-renowned Lake Mývatn with all its natural and geological wonders. You'll also get to unwind in the Mývatn Nature Baths and take a boat ride out into the Atlantic from one of the whale-watching capitals of Europe.From there, you will take a direct flight back to Iceland's capital city, where you will soak in Nordic culture by visiting numerous landmarks and points of interest. Throughout the duration of the tour, you will have the opportunity to opt in for extra fun activities.Your transfers to and from the International airport, accommodation and tours are all sorted prior to your arrival, meaning all you need to do is focus on enjoying this incredible country.Don’t miss out on Iceland’s nature, culture and history. Circle the entire country with this 9-day package. Check availability by choosing a date.
4.8
5 reviews
Duration:
9 days
Available:
Apr. - Aug.
Difficulty:
Easy
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Eastfjords Tours

Experience the majestic Eastfjords of Iceland with this diverse selection of tours, self-drive itineraries and multi-day vacation packages.
You will discover the region’s fantastical mountain peaks, sweeping fjord, herds of wild reindeer, quaint fishing villages and rugged coastlines.

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Eastfjords Tours

Experience the majestic Eastfjords of Iceland with this diverse selection of tours, self-drive itineraries and multi-day vacation packages. You will discover the region’s fantastical mountain peaks, sweeping fjord, herds of wild reindeer, quaint fishing villages and rugged coastlines.
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