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Self Drive Tours

Iceland is a big island covering an area more than half the size of New England or about 40 thousand square miles, with only 330 thousand inhabitants. The roads are mainly along the coastal regions, with the circular road around the island being about 1400 km or 870 miles. Road conditions in Iceland are often different from those you are accustomed to.

On your Self Drive trip in Iceland, it is very important that you receive information on how to drive according to Icelandic road conditions. Nordika Travel will provide you with safe tips and how to make most of your visit to our beautiful country.  We provide you with a detailed itinerary and a Road Atlas, and we help you plan the trip; where to stop and what to see, and where to stay each night.   We can also help you add extra activities to your trip; whale watching, glacier hiking, shark fishing, etc...

Driving in Iceland

The Road traffic directorate has issued an excellent guidance about driving in Iceland, please visit these websites: The Road Traffic Directorate and www.safetravel.is/

The weather can change from sunshine to hail in a few hours. It is always important to check the weather. The official weather website is: http://en.vedur.is/

This video shows many important factors to have in mind when driving in Iceland.

Testimonials

Guys,


Just wanted to say a big thank you for arranging my trip to Iceland.  It was a amazing and I would not have enjoyed it without you help and guidance.

Thank you very much.

Regards
Lak 





  Our Self Drive Tours for 2015

 

Best of Iceland

7 nights, summer  
Best of Iceland

This classic self-drive tour is popular for a reason. Drive along Iceland’s scenic “Ring Road” to take in some of the country’s most spectacular scenery.  Explore rugged coastlines and glacial valleys, admire some of Europe’s largest and most powerful waterfalls, and traverse otherworldly, volcanic landscapes.

Price from $1,468

Iceland Fire and Ice Self Drive

5 nights, YEAR-ROUND  
Iceland Fire and Ice Self Drive

See all the elements of Fire and Ice in Iceland; geysers, volcanoes and waterfalls on the Golden Circle and beyond. This is a 6 day total trip, and you can travel any time of the year. We will help you explore Iceland’s spectacular countryside. Prices include car hire, accommodation, Road Atlas and Map, and a detailed itinerary. 
You can also contact us if you want a shorter version of this tour.

price from $1,098

The Splendid South of Iceland

6 nights, YEAR-ROUND  
The Splendid South of Iceland

This trip will cover the most spectacular sights of South of Iceland and will cover many sights without the need to drive too much. The accommodation is in nice 3 star country guesthouses, bed and breakfast style. The trip is based on a rental car with a pick up and drop off from Keflavik International Airport. The recommended travel period is from April to September, but we can adapt this tour to fit winter travel as well.

price from $1,219

Mountain and Coast

9 nights, summer  
Mountain and Coast

This is a special 10 day Self Drive Tour, where you will experience Iceland's contrasting nature of mountain and coastal areas. You will be able to explore on your own Iceland's rich natural treasures, including national parks, amazing waterfalls, striking glaciers, hot springs and breathtaking coastal scenery.  A suitable 4WD, automatic car is provided.

Price from $2,859

Iceland Circle and the Snæfellsnes Peninsula

9 nights, summer  
Iceland Circle and the Snæfellsnes Peninsula

On this tour you will drive clockwise around the island; Borgarfjörður area, Snæfellsnes peninsula, the Lake Mývatn, Jökulsárlón Glacier lagoon, the Golden Circle, as well as many other magnificent places in Iceland.  All accommodation is in 3 star hotels, countryside guesthouses or cottages including private bathroom, and a suitable car is provided.

price from $2,484

Northern Lights Self Drive

4 nights, winter  
Northern Lights Self Drive

The winter period from October to March is the best time to see the Northern Lights (aurora borealis). This is one of the great natural wonders of the world as the night sky lights up with continually changing patterns of iridescent color to produce a natural laser show. Book a self drive weekend with Nordika Travel and we will help you explore Iceland’s spectacular countryside.

Price from $960

The Family Self Drive

7 nights, summer  
The Family Self Drive

This summer family vacation tour is designed for families with children. Driving is kept to a minimum, while sites and activities in the South and West of Iceland should interest children of all ages.

See details for price

Western and Southern Iceland

9 nights, summer  
Western and Southern Iceland

On this tour you will drive to the Borgarfjordur region in Western Iceland, the Golden Circle area, Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and the whole South Coast, as well as many other magnificent places in Iceland.  All accommodation is in very nice cottages, guesthouses or hotels, including a private bathroom, and a suitable car.

prices from $1,775

Grand Circle Flexible

11 to 14 nights, Summer  
Grand Circle Flexible

Follow Iceland’s scenic “Ring Road” and visit some of the island’s most stunning natural wonders – including some along the roads that are less traveled…
Your exact itinerary will depend on the length of your trip and personal interests.  Refer to the following for inspiration, then contact us and we will work with you to create an itinerary for a truly memorable journey.

prices from $3,025

Classic Circle Flexible

8 to 11 nights, Summer  
Classic Circle Flexible

Follow Iceland’s scenic “Ring Road” and visit some of the island’s most stunning natural wonders.
Your exact itinerary will depend on the length of your trip and personal interests.  Refer to the following for inspiration, then contact us and we will work with you to create an itinerary for a truly memorable journey.


prices from $2,318