Discover Iceland's Steamy Hot Springs in Style on a 6-Day, Self-Drive Tour with a 4x4 Camper van

Experience the magic of Iceland with our Hot Spring Iceland self-drive vacation package. Enjoy a journey filled with stunning landscapes, exhilarating activities, and comfortable camping while soaking in the therapeutic waters of Iceland's hot springs.

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Tour Starts:
Keflavik Airport
Max Guests
6 days

Soothe your weary bones in Iceland's curative waters.

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure with our self-drive Hot Spring Iceland vacation package! Enjoy 6 days of breathtaking landscapes, thrilling activities, and comfortable camping. With our pre-planned itinerary, you'll visit some of Iceland's most awe-inspiring attractions, including the mystical Vatnshellir lava cave and the magnificent Víðgelmir, the largest lava cave in the country.

Get up close and personal with Iceland's strong and beautiful horses on a horseback riding excursion, and be mesmerized by the captivating Aurora Show. Our Easy Guide tablet is your trusty companion, providing all the information you need to make the most of your journey, from your itinerary to activity details and more.

The itinerary includes approximate time spent at each location, including driving time, ensuring you make the most of your adventure. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to explore Iceland in a way you'll never forget!


Day 1: Reykjanesbær to Hveragerdi Expedition

Travel Distance:
154 km 13 stops

Embark on your Iceland adventure with our hassle-free shuttle service. We'll pick you up from the airport or your Keflavik accommodation and bring you to our local base in Selvík 5 Reykjanesbær. Upon arrival, you'll receive a comprehensive itinerary, a personalized tour of your campervan and its amenities, and a custom-made Easy Guide tablet. If you arrive early, enjoy a warm cup of coffee while you wait.

As soon as you have your campervan, embark on your journey and discover the best of Iceland. If your flight schedule permits, you may have the chance to see breathtaking sights like the Gigvatnsvatn, Gunnuhver Hot Spring, or the Bridge Between Continents.

Spend the night at the cozy Hveragerdi campsite.

(Note: Admission fees to the Viking World Museum are not included in the tour price)

Day 2: Discover the Majestic Wonders of the Golden Circle

Hveragerdi to Golden Circle to Þingvellir
Travel Distance: 209 km, 8 stops

Today, your itinerary takes you on a journey to discover some of Iceland's most iconic sites including Gullfoss and Geysir. But first, why not start your day by meeting the friendly Icelandic horses in Hveragerði (this activity is optional and can be added to your tour when booking) The next optional activity on your itinerary is a relaxing soak in the geothermal waters of the Secret Lagoon, the oldest swimming pool in Iceland, which was built in 1891.

Stay overnight at the Þingvellir campsite.

Day 3: Uncover the Beauty of Borgarfjordur and its Waterfalls

From Þingvellir to Borgarfjordur to Búdardalur

Travel Distance: 243 km 9 stops

Embark on the final leg of your Golden Circle journey, starting with a visit to Thingvellir National Park and Oxará. For a truly unique experience, consider joining the optional tour to the Vidgelmir Cave - a spectacular 1100-year-old lava formation nestled within a 200m2 lava field under Hallmundarhraun.

Next, marvel at the beauty of Hraunfossar and Barnafoss, two stunning waterfalls located in the Borgarfjordur area. Then, delve into Iceland's rich history by visiting Reykholt, one of the country's most important historical sites.

To end your day on a relaxing note, opt to visit Deildartunguhver - Europe's largest hot spring - located in the picturesque Reykjadalur valley or Krauma - a natural geothermal bath and spa. The admission fee to Krauma can be included in your tour package if selected during your booking.

Enjoy a comfortable night at the Búdardalur Campsite.

Day 4: Explore the breathtaking Snæfellsnes Peninsula

Búdardalur -South Snæfellsnes - Akranes
Travel Distance: 374 km 14 stops

Embark on a journey to explore the breathtaking Snæfellsnes Peninsula! Start the day by admiring the beauty of the Sugandisey Cliff at Stykkishólmur and the fascinating Saxhóll, a long-extinct volcanic crater. Be captivated by the iconic Kirkjufell mountain and its stunning accompanying waterfall, one of West Iceland's most well-known landmarks. If you're feeling adventurous, add a visit to the ancient Vatnshellir Cave, formed around 8,000 years ago, to your itinerary during the booking process.

Conclude the day by resting at the Borgarnes Campsite, ready for more adventures ahead!

Day 5: Discover Reykjavík, Iceland's Capital!

Akranes - Reykjavik area - Reykjavik campsite

Travel Distance: 89 km 8 stops

Today we embark on a journey to explore the heart and soul of Iceland, Reykjavík. Our itinerary includes a visit to the Perlan Museum where you can experience an awe-inspiring Aurora show (optional). We'll also visit the stunning Harpa, the Music & Conference Hall, the towering Hallgrímskirkja Church, and the breathtaking Sun Voyager sculpture by the seashore.

Step into the world of ice and marvel at the beauty of the Magic Ice Reykjavík (optional). This ice bar is an experience not to be missed, where you can sit on blocks of ice while sipping a drink! End the day by soaking in the warm waters of the Sky Lagoon (optional) and recharge for the next day.

Stay overnight at the Reykjavik Campsite.

Day 6: Departure

Reykjavik - Blue Lagoon - Our Office

Travel Distance: 87 km 3 stops

On the final day of your tour, make the most of your time before departure. Consider visiting FlyOver Iceland to get a bird's eye view of the country's landmarks. Additionally, don't miss the opportunity to experience the iconic Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa known for its milky-blue waters.

Before saying goodbye, stop by our offices for a warm beverage and the chance to share memories from your trip. Our shuttle service will then transport you to Keflavik International airport or to your hotel in Keflavik town.

Please note that admission fees for FlyOver Iceland and Blue Lagoon are not included in the tour price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is there a minimum age requirement for the driver participant(s)?

Ans: Yes, the minimum age requirement for the driver participant(s) is 20 years of age.

Q: What is the Easy Guide tablet, and what features does it have?

Ans: The Easy Guide tablet is a navigational device that provides information about the itinerary, activities, camper, and other valuable features.

Q: Are there any exclusions in the tour package?

Ans: The tour package does not include personal accident insurance, parking fees, traffic violation fines, electricity and other services at the campsites, flights, fuel, food and beverages, and any extra activities selected by the customer.

Q: Is this tour suitable for people with physical limitations?

Ans: No, the tour is not suitable for people with back problems, heart conditions, and infants who must not sit on laps. Some activities in the tour have age and weight limits, and it is recommended to be at the meeting points 20 minutes before the start of the activity.

Q: What is the cancellation policy for the tour package?

Ans: There is no charge if the reservation is cancelled within 24 hours before pick up. If the reservation is not cancelled within 24 hours and the customer does not show up, a 30% charge will be imposed on their credit card.

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All our tours are handpicked from the best tour operators in Iceland, featuring key attractions like the Geysir geothermal area and Gullfoss waterfall. The Golden Circle tour also highlights the significance of hot springs, including the famous Geysir hot spring. Additionally, Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is renowned for its cultural and historical value.
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What our customers say

We went with Arctic Adventures. Our guide was Andre and he made our trip fantastic. Mini bus was great, places great. Secret lagoon was very hot, careful if kids are getting in. All the other stops were fun and a hood 8 hours spent.

Brilliant tour. Tour guide was very informative and funny. Told you plenty of things about each site you visited. Definitely recommend

Great service and an even better stay.
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