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Glaciers & Waterfalls


Explore Iceland’s stunning South Coast and geothermal hotspots of Reykjanes peninsula with this dynamic short break! Designed for those who are short on time but not ambition, this tour covers most of the area’s must-see sights, including the Golden Circle attractions, the well-known Blue Lagoon, the glaciers and many waterfalls in the South and, of course, the bustling capital city of Reykjavík.

This package includes accommodation in the Selfoss area and Reykjavik.


  • Product: ISIGCR-01
  • Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights
  • Season: 1 May - 30 September
  • Price from: € 386
  • Departure: Daily

Included

  • 3 nights' accommodation (simple/standard), breakfast included
  • Rental car of your choice with unlimited mileage, CDW and VAT for 3 days
  • FREE use of GPS and two authorized drivers
  • Detailed road map (1:600.000)
  • Information booklet about driving in Iceland
  • Detailed itinerary sent by PDF
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Taxes and service fee

Highlights

  • Reykjavik
  • Þingvellir
  • Geysir
  • Gullfoss
  • Eyjafjallajökull
         
  • Skógafoss
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Lake Kleifarvatn
  • Eyrarbakki


Day 1: Blue Lagoon & Seaside Villages

On arrival to Keflavik Airport in Iceland, your rental car awaits you, and with less than 20 minutes of driving you’ll be at your first stop—the Blue Lagoon. After a relaxing dip in the soothing geothermal waters you’ll feel refreshed and ready for the adventure ahead as you drive into the nearby village of Grindavík, where you can pay a visit to the Stockfish Museum. Further west you will come across the hot springs in Krýsuvík and Lake Kleifarvatn. From there, continue to the lovely seaside villages of Eyrarbakki and Stokkseyri, home to the Ghost Centre and what is widely hailed as the best lobster soup in Iceland. End the day in the Selfoss area. Driving distance: 120 km / 75 miles.

Spend the night in the Selfoss area.

Highlights

  • Blue Lagoon
  • Kleifarvatn
  • Eyrarbakki
  • Stokkseyri
  • Selfoss

Day 2: Glaciers & Black Sand Beaches

Start the day with a drive to Seljalandsfoss, a beautiful waterfall with a walking path behind its cascade. Continuing on to the Skógafoss waterfall, you’ll pass by the infamous yet captivating Eyjafjallajökull glacier. Near Skógar, you also have the option to hike a short trail leading to the edge of the Sólheimajökull glacier where it descends the highlands. Then continue on to the charming coastal village of Vík, famous for its black sand beaches of Reynisfjara and the dramatic rock formations of Dyrhólaey and Reynisdrangar off its coast. Driving distance: 260 km / 161 miles.

Spend another night in the Selfoss area.

Highlights

  • Seljalandsfoss
  • Skógafoss
  • Eyjafjallajökull
  • Vík

Optional

  • Glacier hike
  • Boat tour at Dyrhólaey

Day 3: Golden Circle & Reykjavik

Today you’ll see some of Iceland’s most popular natural wonders on the renowned Golden Circle route, beginning with a short drive from Selfoss to the dormant Kerið caldera. Then head to the one-and-only Geysir geothermal area at Haukadalur and on to the Gullfoss, Iceland’s most iconic waterfall. Your next stop is Laugarvatn, an unusual lake with subsurface hot springs. Here, we recommend a relaxing stop at the Fontana thermal baths before heading to Þingvellir National Park, the ancient grounds of Iceland’s Parliament—the oldest in the world. Finally, end your journey in Reykjavik, Iceland’s lively capital, where we suggest a stroll around the historic city center after you’ve settled in to your accommodation. Downtown Reykjavik offers a wide selection of cafes, shops, restaurants and nightlife venues to suit all tastes. Driving distance: 190 km / 118 miles.

Spend the night in central Reykjavik.

Highlights

  • Kerið
  • Gullfoss
  • Geysir
  • Laugarvatn
  • Þingvellir
  • Reykjavík

Optional

  • Fontana Thermal Baths
  • Afternoon whale watching tour in Reykjavik

Day 4: Departure

Today, it’s time to head home after your whirlwind tour of South Iceland. If your flight is in the afternoon, you can spend the morning exploring one of the many museums, art galleries or shops in the city. You might also enjoy a short whale watching tour from Reykjavik’s old harbor or a tour of the city’s brand new Harpa concert hall.

Note: Additional nights can be added in Reykjavík or Selfoss on request.

 

Highlights

  • Reykjavík

Thanks to our extensive network of trusted suppliers, we can accommodate travelers of all needs and interests according to location, group size and budget.

Our hand-picked selection of accommodations in Iceland includes hotels, guesthouses, hostels, farmhouse B&B, cottages and more. For our car rental packages, we‘ve selected what we consider the best value option of accommodation at each location.

Includes basic guesthouses, farmhouses and good quality hostels with shared showers/WC facilities. Some rooms may have washbasins. Breakfast is provided and included in the price. In the more remote areas, most properties offer
optional evening meals.

KEX Hostel

Reykjavik

Housed in an old biscuit factory in downtown Reykjavik, KEX provides accommodation in a variety...

Hótel Fosstún

Selfoss

Hótel Fosstún offers 32 comfortable apartment-style rooms, each with en suite bathroom...


Includes comfortable tourist-class (mostly 3-star range) hotels, farmhouses and well-appointed guesthouses. Rooms have private showers/WC. Breakfast is provided and included in the price. Most properties in this category have an on-site restaurant or dining facilities.

Fosshótel Barón

Reykjavik

This modern 3-star hotel in downtown Reykjavik is just steps from the city’s lively hub of shopping...

Hótel Selfoss

Selfoss

Hótel Selfoss is a quality four star hotel overlooking the Ölfus River, offering tranquility...

Availability of accommodation

Please note that although we have included specific accommodations within our holiday packages, these may be subject to change.

Due to high demand in the busy summer months (June-August), the selection of accommodations may be limited in some of Iceland‘s more remote rural areas. Therefore, we reserve the right to substitute a named property in the same locality for one of a similar standard or higher, and we will ensure that our clients are notified in advance of the departure date.
A. Ford Fiesta or similar
Passengers: 4
Suit Cases: 2
Doors: 5
Operation: Manual
B. Ford Focus or similar
Passengers: 5
Suit Cases: 3
Doors: 5
Operation: Manual
C. Ford Focus Wagon or similar
Passengers: 5
Suit Cases: 4
Doors: 5
Operation: Manual
D. Ford Mondeo or similar
Passengers: 5
Suit Cases: 3
Doors: 4
Operation: Automatic
E. Ford Kuga or similar
Passengers: 5
Suit Cases: 4-5
Doors: 5
Operation: Automatic 4x4
F. Nissan Pathfinder or similar
Passengers: 5/7
Suit Cases: 4/2
Doors: 5
Operation: Automatic 4x4

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A GPS navigation system comes free of charge with all of our car rental packages. 

Our rental car selection

We‘ve partnered with one of Iceland’s most reliable and efficient car rental agencies to offer top-notch service and a great selection of high-quality, dependable vehicles.

Automatic cars are available on request for an extra fee in types A, B and C. Please contact us for prices.

All rentals include a standard insurance policy with Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), unlimited mileage, GPS, two drivers and Icelandic VAT @ 25.5%. Fuel or oil is not included.Optional insurance upgrades, additional drivers and child seats are available and payable locally at the car rental office.

Collecting Your Vehicle

On arrival to Keflavík Airport, a representative of the car rental agency will be waiting for you at the arrivals hall holding a sign with your name on it. You and all travellers in your party will then be shuttled to the car rental office, just a 1 minute ride from the airport. There, you will complete all paperwork and choose among optional services or upgrades before collecting your vehicle. On the day of departure, you will return the vehicle to the same car rental office at Keflavík Airport.

A valid credit card is required by the car rental agency, and a credit card imprint will be taken at the time of vehicle collection for security reasons. Your voucher covers the cost of the rental, but the imprint may be used to deduct any extra charges due to use or damage of the vehicle.

Please note: If your departure flight is more than 2 hours later in the day than your arrival flight, your car rental period will exceed the number of days included in your holiday package. In such case, we would need to charge for an extra day with the rental car. Contact us for details.

PRICES & BOOKING INFORMATION

All prices listed are per person and in Euros (EUR).
 
To check availability and prices of room combinations other than what is listed below, click book now. If you do not find prices for your ideal room combination then please contact us with your requirements and full details of your party.

PRICES: From 1 June to 31 August


Simple accommodation

Car-type 1 Adult 2 Adults 3 Adults 4 Adults
A € 746 € 386 € 340 € 292
B € 808 € 417 € 361 € 307
C € 913 € 469 € 396 € 333
D € 926 € 476 € 400 € 337
E € 1094 € 560 € 456 € 379
F € 1195 € 610 € 490 € 404

Standard accommodation

Car-type 1 Adult 2 Adults 3 Adults 4 Adults
A € 819 € 478 € 372 € 384
B € 881 € 509 € 393 € 400
C € 986 € 562 € 428 € 426
D € 998 € 568 € 432 € 429
E € 1167 € 652 € 488 € 471
F € 1268 € 703 € 522 € 496

Included

  • 3 nights' accommodation (simple/standard), breakfast included
  • Rental car of your choice with unlimited mileage, CDW and VAT for 3 days
  • FREE use of GPS and two authorized drivers
  • Detailed road map (1:600.000)
  • Information booklet about driving in Iceland
  • Detailed itinerary sent by PDF
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Taxes and service fee

Not included

  • Flight to/from Iceland
  • Meals and drinks at restaurants (unless otherwise stated)
  • Personal travel insurance

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Simple accommodation

Car-type 1 Adult 2 Adults 3 Adults 4 Adults
A € 597 € 309 € 272 € 233
B € 646 € 333 € 289 € 246
C € 730 € 375 € 317 € 267
D € 741 € 381 € 320 € 269
E € 875 € 448 € 365 € 303
F € 956 € 488 € 392 € 323

Standard accommodation

Car-type 1 Adult 2 Adults 3 Adults 4 Adults
A € 655 € 383 € 298 € 307
B € 704 € 407 € 314 € 320
C € 789 € 449 € 342 € 341
D € 799 € 455 € 346 € 343
E € 933 € 522 € 391 € 377
F € 1014 € 562 € 417 € 397


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Children

  • Children age 0 – 2: Free of charge
  • Children age 3-11: Simple: EUR 80 per child sharing room with adult Standard: EUR 105 per child sharing room with adult
  • Children age 12+: Full price

Rooms

  • 1 Person = Single room
  • 2 Sharing = One twin/double room
  • 3 Sharing = Triple room
  • 4 Sharing = Two twin/double rooms

Booking

After booking a holiday package with Icelandguest.com, you will be contacted by email within two working days by your designated travel consultant, who will assist with your booking and serve as your point of contact for any travel needs during your stay. The email will include the full name and direct contact information for your travel consultant along with information about your booking, payment and what to expect during your holiday.

We recommend booking at least three weeks in advance.

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Travel Documents

For all car rental packages, we provide the following travel documents:
  • Pro-forma and confirmation invoices
  • Booking overview with information about all your services in Iceland
  • Electronic vouchers for each of your services
  • Full itinerary
  • Map of Iceland with your route, accommodations and interesting highlights marked
  • Information booklet about driving in Iceland
  • More detailed itinerary including a list of optional activities and attractions in Iceland as well as general information about travelling around Iceland

Delivery of travel documents

Travel documents will be delivered as follows:
  • At time of deposit payment: You will receive the pro-forma invoice by email.
  • Within 30 days of deposit payment: You will receive the full itinerary by email.
  • At time of full payment: You will receive the confirmation invoice and all vouchers by email.
  • Within 14 days of full payment: Road map and information booklet about driving in Iceland will be sent by post

Please note that we must use the billing address of the credit card holder as the shipping address for the road map and information booklet. If the package is booked less than one month in advance of departure, you will instead receive these items at your first accommodation in Reykjavík.

 

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