We start the tour in Reykjavik or Keflavik Airport, as applicable. First, we visit Grindavik, one of Iceland’s fishing villages where a visit to the “Saltfisksetrid” Museum is optional. Then, we drive to the west along southern Reykjanes peninsula, past Gunnuhver where we will observe active geothermal areas. Next, the tour leads to the country’s oldest lighthouse, “Reykjanesviti” where spectacular birdlife can be viewed. On a clear day you can see the small island of Eldey about 10 miles from the shore (16 km). At the next stop is, “The Bridge Between Continents”, where the Eurasian and North America Plates are being forced apart, the geological record is clearly defined. A visit to a museum (at own expense) in Gardur and one in Sandgerdi are options as is the Viking World Museum in Reykjanesbaer, where the Icelandic Viking ship “Islendingur” is preserved .
Top Tip! Bring your swimming gear and add a stopover at the Blue Lagoon.
Duration: 5 hours.
Included: Pick-up and drop-off in the capital area, High Speed 4G internet WiFi and Premium Icelandic Glacial Water bottles.
Not included: Food, beverages and entrance fees.
Attention: Prices are per vehicle, not per person.