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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.

Duration: 5 Nights, All Year

Price: From $1,188 per person

Highlights

  • Iceland’s spectacular countryside
  • Magnificent views to the volcanoes and glaciers of the south
  • Tour the iconic Golden Circle, optional snowmobile ride on a glacier
  • Enjoy the amazing landscapes of the South
  • The world-famous Geysir area
  • Explore idyllic Reykjavík

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Included:
  - Rental Car for 5 days, pick up on arrival at Keflavík International Airport*
  - 2 Nights accommodation in the Reykjavik area
  - 3 Nights in the countryside
  - Iceland Road Atlas and Map
  - Detailed itinerary which we will help put together with you
  - Our expert assistance in planning the vacation, and during your trip.
  - Rental car airport fee
  - Unlimited mileage
  - Collision Damage Waiver Insurance
  - 2 authorized drivers for the whole period
  - GPS is Free of Charge
  - Iceland Network Cell Phone (2,000 ISK prepaid)
  - No hassle car return at the airport on the day of departure
  - All taxes, VAT and service fees
  - Information about driving in Iceland
  - The detailed Itinerary will be sent to you at least 6 weeks in advance, so you can study it and prepare your trip before your departure. You can also download it to
     your iPhone/smart phone or tablet to have with you on your trip.


Not included
  - Flights to and from the US to Iceland
  - Travel insurance
  - Optional Tours
  - Car rental for an extra day, if necessary
  - Any service not specifically listed under ‘Included’

*Please note that the package price is based on 24 hour rental days starting at the time of rental. If your flight arrives early on day 1 and departs late on departure day, an extra rental day is available. You can also choose to return the car in Reykjavik when the car rental ends and use Flybus Plus or private departure transfer.

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Day 1: Arrival and Reykjavík

Arrive at Keflavik Airport.  Pick up the car at the Airport.
Drive to the hotel in the Reykjavik area.  Explore the capital, enjoy the geothermal outdoor swimming pools and spas, and dine in one of the gourmet restaurants in the city (optional).

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Day 2: The Golden Circle

The Golden Circle is a fascinating experience. Visit Þingvellir National Park; the original site of the oldest existing parliament in the world. You can explore the world-famous Geysir area, where hot springs are in abundance, geysers erupt and pools of mud bubble.).

You can also stop by the magnificent Gullfoss waterfalls. You may want to take an optional snowmobile ride from the Langjokull Glacier, or go river rafting or take a river jet ride along the Hvítá River.).

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Day 3: The South Coast Glaciers and Volcanoes

Drive through a landscape formed by glaciers and the many eruptions from Mt. Hekla, an active volcano, which you will drive past.  You might visit the Eyjafjallajokull Visitors Center where you will learn how it was for the inhabitants in the area when the Volcano was erupting in 2010.  There are many hiking opportunities in the area, as well as glacier walks and snowmobile rides. 

Drive along the south coast and walk behind the waterfall Seljalandsfoss.  The folk museum at Skogar and the nearby waterfall Skogarfoss make a fascinating rest stop.  Visit the puffins at Cape Dyrholaey and stroll along the endless beach of black sand in Reynishverfi.

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Day 4: The Glacier Lagoon Skaftafell and Jökulsárlón

As the days are long and hopefully the sun will be out until late evening, enjoy driving to Skaftafell National Park and the Glacier Lagoon in the South East.

The Glacier Lagoon is a very special phenomena, a lagoon formed by icebergs that fall off Europes largest glacier and drift into the ocean.  often seals can be seen playing along the coastline or swimming in the lagoon.

You can also do an optional guided glacier walk in the National Park.

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Day 5: To Reykjavik

Drive back to Reykjavik.

Enjoy the rest of your Day/Night in the Capital Reykjavik

REYKJAVÍK is the northern most capital city in the world. Lined with colorful, corrugated steel buildings, the streets in the downtown area are very pedestrian-friendly and full of fascinating museums, quaint shops, and cozy cafes and restaurants.

Ask us about optional City tours or places to see or enjoy simply relax explore Downtown Reykjavik.

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Day 6: Departure

Breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy your drive to the airport. We advise departing your hotel no later than three hours before your international flight and to return car at Keflavik International airport.

STAY LONGER AND EXPLORE ICELAND

The package is for 6 days and 5ights. If you want to stay longer we can arrange additional nights accommodation at little extra cost. Please contact us and we will do our best to adapt this basic package so you get the holiday you want. 

SUGGESTION -  If you did not visit the Blue Lagoon on your arrival day, you might use the opportunity to stop there now on your way to the airport if time allows. Reservation required / not included

 

 

Daily Departures.

Standard value packages:  An accommodation in hotels, guesthouses and farmhouses around Iceland. The standard accommodation room is ideal for a brief stay of up to a few days. Double rooms contain two twin beds, or one queen size bed. There is a fully equipped en suite bathroom. All hotels are equipped with central heating and television. Normally no room service is provided. Wi-Fi is available in most standard accommodations.
Quality value packages: An accommodation in 3 or 4 star like hotels or special guesthouses. The Beds can be two twin beds or one Queen or King. En-suite full bathrooms normally contain hairdryers, toiletries and towels. Bathrooms are fully equipped, either with a shower or a bathtub. Wi-Fi internet is available in all hotels free of charge. Quality accommodation offers restaurant on site.  Possibility to upgrade to superior or deluxe rooms, when available.

 

Price for the period June 1 to September 14, 2017: 

 

Standard Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
01 - Toyota Yaris Auto $ 1,471 $ 1,079 $ 1,082 $ 924
02 - Toyota Auris Automatic or similar $ 1,532 $ 1,120 $ 1,112 $ 949
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,599 $ 1,164 $ 1,146 $ 976
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,749 $ 1,264 $ 1,221 $ 1,035
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 1,895 $ 1,361 $ 1,294 $ 1,094
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 1,948 $ 1,397 $ 1,320 $ 1,115

 

Quality Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
01 - Toyota Yaris Auto $ 1,601 $ 1,185 $ 1,212 $ 1,040
02 - Toyota Auris Automatic or similar $ 1,662 $ 1,226 $ 1,242 $ 1,065
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,729 $ 1,271 $ 1,276 $ 1,092
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,879 $ 1,371 $ 1,351 $ 1,151
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 2,025 $ 1,468 $ 1,424 $ 1,210
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 2,078 $ 1,503 $ 1,450 $ 1,231

 

 Price for the periods May 1 to 31, 2017, September 16 to October 31 2017 and December 21, 2017 to January 5, 2018:

 

Standard Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
01 - Toyota Yaris Auto $ 1,242 $ 908 $ 900 $ 768
02 - Toyota Auris Automatic or similar $ 1,298 $ 945 $ 928 $ 790
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,324 $ 962 $ 941 $ 800
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,421 $ 1,027 $ 989 $ 839
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 1,514 $ 1,089 $ 1,036 $ 877
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 1,549 $ 1,113 $ 1,053 $ 891

 

Quality Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
01 - Toyota Yaris Auto $ 1,315 $ 1,000 $ 972 $ 852
02 - Toyota Auris Automatic or similar $ 1,370 $ 1,037 $ 1,000 $ 874
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,396 $ 1,054 $ 1,013 $ 884
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,493 $ 1,119 $ 1,062 $ 923
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 1,587 $ 1,181 $ 1,108 $ 961
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 1,622 $ 1,204 $ 1,126 $ 975

 

Price for the periods November 1 to December 20, 2017 and January 6 to April 30 2018:

 

Standard Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,188 $ 862 $ 835 $ 710
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,261 $ 910 $ 872 $ 739
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 1,337 $ 961 $ 910 $ 770
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 1,360 $ 977 $ 921 $ 779

 

Quality Value Package: 5 nights
Price per person
Car Type (or similar cars)
2 pers. Double Room 3 pers. Triple Room 4 pers.
2 Double Rooms
5 pers. Double and Triple
03 - Skoda Octavia Station Wagon 4WD Automatic $ 1,265 $ 928 $ 913 $ 781
04 - Toyota Rav4 4WD Automatic $ 1,338 $ 977 $ 949 $ 810
05 - Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4WD Automatic 5 seater $ 1,414 $ 1,028 $ 987 $ 841
07 - VW Caravelle 9 seater 4x4 $ 1,438 $ 1,043 $ 999 $ 850

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Views from Iceland Fire and Ice Self Drive

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  • Jokulsarlon colors AG.JPG
  • Jokulsarlon perspective AG.JPG
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  • Strokkur  Geysir.jpg
  • strokkur-in-april.jpg
  • the-gullfoss-waterfalls-in-april.jpg
  • the-gullfoss-waterfalls-in-summer.jpg
  • Flosagja1.jpg
  • Thingvellir1.jpg

Highlights

  • Iceland’s spectacular countryside
  • Magnificent views to the volcanoes and glaciers of the south
  • Tour the iconic Golden Circle, optional snowmobile ride on a glacier
  • Enjoy the amazing landscapes of the South
  • The world-famous Geysir area
  • Explore idyllic Reykjavík

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