From Reykjavik: Wonders of Snaefellsnes Private Tour

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Discover the dramatic landscapes of the west of Iceland on a private 12-hour tour from Reykjavik. Enjoy an itinerary customized to your interests, and visit top attractions such as the Settlement Centre, Bjarnarhöfn Shark Museum and much more.


  • Visit the fishing villages of Arnarstapi, Hellnar and Stykkishólmur
  • Explore the Snæfellsnes Peninsula in the west of Iceland
  • Find white and black sand beaches, cliffs of nesting birds and spectacular volcanic craters


Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Reykjavik, and then head west towards the Snaefellsjokull National Park on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Create a customized itinerary for your 12-hour tour that suits your interests. Learn about Icelandic settlement at the Settlement Centre in Borgarnes, or visit the Bjarnarhöfn Shark Museum, where the farmstead is the region’s leading producer of the Icelandic delicacy of fermented shark meat. Both entrance fees are included in your tour. Explore the volcanic wonders of the Elborg Crater, or go to Rauðfeldsgjá, where the ravine is steeped in Icelandic folklore. See the lava field at Berserkjahraun, and drive to Kirkjufell Mountain to observe its unique shape. Marvel at the rock formations of the Gerduberg basalt columns at Lóndrangar, or take a look at the black sand beach at Djúpalónssandur. Make a stop at Snæfellsnes National Park, where the wilderness spans from the mountains to the shore. Visit the fishing villages of Arnarstapi, Hellnar and Stykkishólmur. Along the way, get some free time for lunch and dinner in the Icelandic countryside (own expense), before returning to your hotel in Reykjavik for the end of the tour services.


Private tour Hotel/port pick-up and drop off in the Reykjavik area Transportation by private vehicle Driver/guide Bottled water Wi-Fi in the vehicle Entrance fee to The Settlement Centre Entrance fee to Bjarnarhöfn Shark Museum

Important Information

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions. Please dress appropriately
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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