Trip reference number: 12531

Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide

Iceland’S Natural Wonders Self-Drive

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Explore Iceland’s north and west coasts on this self-drive itinerary to discover a geological wonderland and an abundance of marine life including cetaceans and pelagic birds.

Starting on Iceland's north coast, your self-drive journey heads west with whale watching opportunities at Dalvík and Ólafsvík. With the benefit of having your own vehicle, explore at leisure the birdlife of Lake Mývatn and discover seal colonies on the Vatsnes and Snæfellsnes Peninsulas.

Aside from the rich cetacean and pelagic birdlife, uncover geological wonders of geysers, volcanoes, cascading waterfalls and fjords. At certain times of the year you may even witness the spectacular sight of the Northern Lights! 

Suggested itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Fly to Akureyri
  2. Day 2: Lake Mývatn, Dettifoss & Husavík
  3. Day 3: Whale watching at Dalvík
  4. Day 4: Vatsnes Peninsula
  5. Day 5: Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  6. Day 6: Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  7. Day 7: Hraunfoss & The Golden Circle
  8. Day 8: Blue Lagoon & fly to the UK

Please note: The accommodation listed in this itinerary is to provide an indication of the style of accommodation on offer at the given locations and may be substituted with a similar property due to availability.

  • Available*: Apr to Oct: In April, September & October, there are chances of seeing the Northern Lights.
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £2,395 pp
  • Price excluding international flights: From £2,195 pp
  • Activities available:
    • Boat trip
    • Walking

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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