Snaefellsnes Peninsula West Iceland - Volcano, Glacier and Jules Verne - Private Tour with Stefan

Tour Number

Activity Level

137


Categories

Other, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. However, there is quite a bit of driving for impatient children.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Icelandic (fluent), German (basic), English (fluent)

National Park, volcanic landscape, glacier, fishing villages and culture


This tour allows you to explore the Snaefellsnes Peninsula and the Snaefellsnes National Park, famous for its glacier and volcano through which Jules Verne's fictional expedition to the Center of the Earth started.

Experience wonderful Icelandic scenery, such as lavafields, a ring-walled crater, cinder cones, columnar basalt rock formation, peninsula coastline and fishing villages.

Itinerary

Snaefellsnes Peninsula (10-14 hours) - This route includes some wonderful Icelandic scenery such as lavafields, a ring-walled crater, cinder cones, columnar basalt rock formation, peninsula coastline and fishing villages.

The route encircles the volcanic cone Snaefellsjokull which last erupted 1800 years ago. The crater is the entrance to the center of the earth, according to French novelist Jules Verne who wrote the book The Journey to the Center of the Earth.

The price is based on 10 hour trip. The following can be added.

Optional lunch (1 hour)
Optional visit to a cave (1 hour)
Optional visit to a shark museum (45 minutes)
Optional visit to the glacier, snowmobile ride (3 hours)
Optional boat ride from Stykkisholmur (4 hours)

Please ask if there's more than 4 in your group.

I can easily handle groups of up to 70.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Anywhere within the Greater Reykjavik Area.

End location: Anywhere within the Greater Reykjavik Area.

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

Motorized vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: My service as a professional driver guide (30 years experience).
Vehicle suitable for the trip - insured, licensed and registered.
Public address system in the vehicle.
Fuel.
Tourism tax.
Entrance and parking fees to the places mentioned in the itinerary.
Toll road fees.
WiFi.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1 ISK Icelandic krona - You do not need local currency in Iceland for incidental costs such as food or drinks. Every place we are likely to stop at will accept Visa or Mastercard.

What’s Extra

Other: Your food
Items of personal nature
Optional visits to a museum or a cave

Private tour guide Stefan

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