From  £1395
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Explore Þingvellir National Park & admire the famous Gullfoss waterfall
  • Discover Skaftafell National Park & visit Jokulsárlón glacier lagoon
  • Watch puffins at Dyrhólaey Cape
  • Take a boat tour to Papey Island
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Iceland on the Road

10 Day Tour, from £1395 per person

Travel full-circle in just 10 days on this exciting fly-drive adventure and encounter the incredible sights of South Iceland before driving along the stunning East coast where narrow fjords carved by Ice Age glaciers create calm natural harbours.

Cross the Möðrudalsöræfi highland, pass en route to the volcanic Lake Mývatn region and continue to Húsavík – Iceland’s whale watching capital. From Akureyri the picturesque farmlands of the north-west are the backdrop to the final part of the journey back to Reykjavík.

Please contact us to pre-book your Blue Lagoon excursion as pre-booking is mandatory.

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
Blue lagoon - Iceland

Fly to Iceland. Arrive at Keflavík International airport and collect your car. On the drive to the capital, Reykjavík, stop by the Blue Lagoon (optional) and enjoy a dip in the geothermal waters of this famous attraction. Overnight in Reykjavík. (80Km)

DAY 2
THE GOLDEN CIRCLE
Strokkur geyser - Iceland

Visit Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site remarkable for its geology and history - it was here that the Vikings established their parliament in 930AD. Continue to the famous Gullfoss waterfall and Geysir hot spring area, where the smaller geyser called Strokkur erupts every 10-15 minutes. End the day in the farmlands of south Iceland. (B) (195Km)

DAY 3
EYJAFJALLAJOKULL TO KIRKJUBAEJARKLAUSTUR
Dyrhólaey cape - Iceland

Continue along the south coast towards the area of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption. Perhaps visit the Lava Centre - an interactive, high-tech educational exhibition depicting volcanic activity, earthquakes and the creation of Iceland over millions of years. Spend time at Skógar Folk Museum and stop at both Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Travel to Dyrhólaey cape to search for birds and discover the rock formation Reynisdrangar. End the day in the town of Kirkjubæjarklaustur or Skaftafell National Park and stay here for one night. (B) (175Km)

DAY 4
SKAFTAFELL NATIONAL PARK
Puffins - Iceland

Explore Skaftafell National Park. Perhaps choose to hike to Svartifoss waterfall with its black column basalt walls. For those who wish to continue walking, why not head all the way up the glacier tongue Svínafellsjökull or to search for birds including the puffin. End the day in Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon area. (B) (125Km)

DAY 5
HOFN TO EAST FJORDS
Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon - Iceland

Morning visit to the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon where large chunks of ice crumble down the steep mountainside into the glacial waters. Take an optional boat tour among them before travelling onwards to Vatnajokull, Europe’s largest glacier. Pass through the small fishing town Höfn and into the east fjords for an overnight stay. (B) (105Km)

DAY 6
EGILSSTADIR TO MYVATN
Lake Mývatn - Iceland

Perhaps begin the day with a boat tour to Papey Island. Continue along the east fjords discovering fishing towns and in Stöðvarfjörður visit Petra's stone collection - a large collection of local stones all collected by one lady. Journey onwards across the Möðrudalsöræfi mountain pass. Here enjoy homemade waffles at the mountain cafe Fjalladyrd. On a clear day enjoy the spectacular view into the deep highlands, all the way to Vatnajokull glacier. In the afternoon, stop at Dettifoss waterfall, the most powerful waterfall in Iceland. Stay in the area of Lake Mývatn for two nights. (B) (395Km)

DAY 7
LAKE MYVATN
Lake Mývatn area - Iceland

Spend a full day exploring around Lake Mývatn, an area known for its spectacular geology, geothermal heat and the large number of ducks which nest by the lake. Take a leisurely hike among the pseudo craters at Skútustaðir and at the rock formation - Dimmuborgir. Be sure to visit Hverarönd geothermal area and for those keen to continue hiking, continue for two hours to Leirhnjukur crater. Unwind and relax at the end of the day at the Mývatn  Nature Baths (optional). (B) (0Km)

DAY 8
HUSAVIK TO SKAGAFJORDUR
Harbour in Iceland

Visit the fishing town Húsavík - known as the capital of whale watching. Located so close to the Arctic Circle, there are usually hundreds of whales in the fjord during summer. Perhaps visit the whale museum located at the harbour. In the afternoon drive to Goðafoss waterfall and onwards to Akureyri , often referred to as the Capital of the North. Ending the day in farmlands of Skagafjörður for an overnight stay. (B) (235Km)

DAY 9
SKAGAFJORDUR TO REYKJAVIK
Skagafjörður  - Iceland

Spend time in the Skagafjörður area of Iceland. The farmers of Skagafjörður take great pride in owning more horses than they can count. The area is also deeply connected to Iceland’s Viking history, be sure to find the special map which shows important locations from this period in history. Before leaving the area, visit the swimming pool in Hofsos and then continue back to  Reykjavík for an overnight stay. (B) (375Km)

DAY 10
FLY TO THE UK
Gullfoss waterfall - Iceland

Return the car to Keflavík International airport and fly back to the UK. (B) (50Km)

Pricing Information

10 day tour, from £1395 per person

Price Includes

  • Return international flights from the UK to Iceland
  • All airport taxes and security charges
  • 9 nights accommodation in various hotels and farmhouses
  • 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*
  • Personalised travel documents including suggested activities, natural wonders and places to eat complete with GPS coordinates
  • 24 hour emergency support number
  • Meals as specified by BLD (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)

* Please call us on 020 7666 1290 for full details and conditions of car hire


Price Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Any excursions/entrance fees 

Price Includes

Price Excludes

Price Notes

  • Price per adult is based on two people sharing on stays in April and October 2022 in Standard accommodation and there may be supplements for travel in peak season. Speak to your Regent Specialist for details or to upgrade your car to P-class Suzuki Vitara or similar from £165 per person. 
  • Please note that distances in Km displayed on the itinerary are purely indicative and may vary.
  • International flights from the UK are based out of London in economy class.
  • Icelandair offers flights to Iceland from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester, Aberdeen and Glasgow, so please contact us for further information.

 


Tour Route Map


  1. Iceland, Blue Lagoon
  2. Iceland, Reykjavik
  3. Iceland, Thingvellir National Park
  4. Iceland, Hella
  5. Iceland, Eyjafjallajokull
  6. Iceland, Kirkjubaejarklaustur
  7. Iceland, Skaftafell
  8. Iceland, Hofn Region
  9. Iceland, East Iceland
  10. Iceland, Egilsstadir Region
  11. Iceland, Lake Myvatn
  12. Iceland, Husavik
  13. Iceland, North Iceland
  14. Iceland, Akureyri
  15. Iceland, Skagafjordur
  16. Iceland, Reykjavik

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