From  £1365
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Relax in the Blue Lagoon
  • Visit the Eyjafallajokull Volcano
  • Explore Skaftafell National Park
  • Search for puffins
  • See the Gullfoss waterfall
  • Admire Mt. Kirkjufell
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Iceland South & West Fly Drive

8 Day Tour, from £1365 per person

Experience the stunning and diverse landscapes of Snaefellsnes Peninsula in the west and explore the must see attractions of the south on this popular fly-drive adventure. Discover mountains, waterfalls, glaciers and hot springs and uncover the rich history and scenic beauty of some of Iceland’s most famous national parks before completing the journey in the country’s quirky, colourful capital.

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
Arrival in Keflavik International airport where you pick up your car. On your way to capital Reykjavik, stop by the Blue Lagoon, known for its special mineral rich water. After a refreshing bath, continue to town and stay in the capital for your first night.
DAY 2
HVERAGERDI TO SKAFTAFELL
HVERAGERDI TO SKAFTAFELL
Drive to the visitors centre located at the foot of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano, which famously erupted in the spring of 2010. The centre includes an interesting exhibition of film and photographs of the volcanic eruption. Discover basalt columns in Kirkjuaebjarklaustur before reaching Skaftafell National Park. (B) (325km)
DAY 3
SKAFTAFELL NATIONAL PARK
SKAFTAFELL NATIONAL PARK
Enjoy the day in Skaftafell National Park. Embark upon an optional glacier walk or spend the day hiking. Discover the Svartifoss waterfall with its high black basalt column, or walk all the way up to the ice at the Svinafellsjokul glacier tongue. In the afternoon drive to Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon and admire the maze of small and large icebergs floating in the glacier-fed lake. (B) (120km)
DAY 4
SKAFTAFELL TO FLUDIR
SKAFTAFELL TO FLUDIR
Drive to Vik to enjoy a stroll along the black sandy beach, and search for puffins nesting at Dyrolaey, a small peninsula on the south coast of Iceland before ending the day in Fludir. (B) (285km)
DAY 5
FLUDIR TO BORGANES
FLUDIR TO BORGANES
Discover the magnificent Gullfoss waterfall and explore the Geysir geothermal area, home to the famous spouting Strokkur geyser. In the afternoon travel to Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, not only remarkable for its geology but also an important location in Iceland’s history, as it was here the Vikings established their parliament in 930AD. (B) (205km)
DAY 6
SNAEFELLSNES PENINSULA
SNAEFELLSNES PENINSULA
Journey through the countryside to Snaefellsnes Peninsula and spend the day exploring this area. Discover the charming fishing town of Stykkisholmur, admire Mt. Kirkjufell and the surrounding coastline, mountains and waterfalls, enjoy the spectacular sea shore at Breidafjordur bay and visit Bjarnarhofn - the region’s leading producer of hakarl (shark meat). Later, relax in the outdoor hot tubs that overlook the sea and get their water from a hot water well. (B) (305km)
DAY 7
BORGANES TO REYKJAVIK
BORGANES TO REYKJAVIK
Travel back to Reykjavik and spend the day exploring the capital city which boasts dozens of cafés museums, bars and restaurants. Wander around the harbour or drive to Perlan, a unique and magnificent landmark building located on Oskjuhlid hill offering panoramic views of the city and its surroundings. (B) (75km)
DAY 8
REYKJAVIK TO THE UK
Return the car at the airport and fly back to the UK. (B) (50km)

Pricing Information

8 day tour, from £1365 per person

Price Includes

  • Return flights in economy class with Icelandair from London Heathrow
  • All airport taxes
  • Car Hire in N-class (VW Polo or similar) including pick up/drop off at Keflavik International airport, unlimited mileage, airport service charge, CDW/TP insurance and tax*
  • 7 nights accommodation in various hotels and farmhouses with breakfast
  • Personalised travel documents including suggested activities, natural wonders and places to eat complete with GPS coordinates
  • 24 hour emergency support number

Price Notes

Upgrade to P-group Suzuki Vitara 4WD (manual) from £165pp

*Please contact us for full details and conditions of car hire

Tour Route Map


  1. Iceland, Reykjavik
  2. Iceland, Hvergerdi
  3. Iceland, Skaftafell
  4. Iceland, Fludir
  5. Iceland, Borgarnes
  6. Iceland, Snaefellsnes Peninsula
  7. Iceland, Borgarnes
  8. Iceland, Reykjavik
  9. Iceland, Blue Lagoon

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