Snaefellsnes Peninsula Tour

Discover Iceland's Snæfellsnes Peninsula like never before with the Snaefellsnes Peninsula Day Tour from Reykjavik. This 11-Hour tour allows you to explore this beautiful area, full of breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife. For just € 136, you can experience the Snaefellsnes Peninsula up close and personal!

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An Epic Excursion Out In The Snaefellsnes Peninsula!

It is time to bring your innate drive for an excursion into play! Let yourself wander with curiosity out in the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. Explore the wildlife of Iceland at the Snæfellsjökull National Park. Next, Djúpalónssandur and  Grundarfjordur Fishing Village await you. This is just the tip of the iceberg. There is much more you will get on this tour of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula.

Delve into the Icelandic land and its epic history. Snaefellsnes has been the most important part of Icelandic history. You can discover Snaefellsjökull glacier, the setting where Jules Verne's Journey to the Centre of the Earth took place. All of such history bits will be communicated to you by a professional tour guide.

Snaefellsnes Peninsula Day Tour From Reykjavik Itinerary

The tour itinerary is as below:

Setting Off From Reykjavik

Enjoy the breathtaking journey as you head west from Reykjavik to Borgarfjörður and its adjacent village, Borgarnes. Take a quick break during the tour to enjoy some refreshments in this gorgeous location!

Exploring Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Take a tour of Snæfellsnes Peninsula and visit Ytri-Tunga Farm for the opportunity to observe local wildlife at its beach, where you can find seals living among an array of seabirds. Enjoy the picturesque views of Snaefellsjökull glacier and follow the coast around Súgandisey where you can observe a more diverse display of wildlife.

 Arnarstapi Village

After that, you'll be taken to the picturesque Arnarstapi village for an invigorating walk along its steep shorelines, plus a delicious lunch break. Marvel at this incredible landscape as your eyes feast on nature's beauty!


Following your midday repast, the tour continues to Djúpalónssandur – a serene black-pebbled beach with mesmerizing views of the sea and rich history located inside Snaefellsjokull National Park This is also where Jules Verne situated his gateway for "Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Fishing At  Grundarfjordur Fishing Village

After leaving Djúpalónssandur, you'll be greeted by the breathtaking scenery of Snæfellsnes peninsula's north coast and arrive at the picturesque fishing village of Grundarfjordur. There, you will discover one of the area's most celebrated attractions- Kirkjufell Mountain - a symmetrical peak that stretches 1500 feet from its shoreline base into the sky!

From Grundarfjörður, the journey continues across Berserkjahraun lava fields — a landmark whose origins can be traced back to Viking folklore which tells of two Swedish "Berserks" who laid out Iceland’s first road here. Then it is onward and southward through Vatnaleið passing towards the peninsula's other side.

Finally, we will safely head back to Reykjavik City.


  • Round-trip transportation
  • Professionally trained guides and staff
  • free wifi onboard
  • Reliable and comfortable coaches
  • Complete guide and coordination in English

Key Info

  • Our trained staff will communicate all the necessary travel tips for this tour
  • To ensure that all guests arrive on time for the tour, pick-up from hotels, guesthouses, and designated bus stops begins 30 minutes prior to the stated start time of your reservation.


Is Lunch Included In This Tour?

No. Lunch is not included in this Snaefellsnes Peninsula Tour, but there are several restaurants and cafes along the way where you can purchase meals.

Are Children Allowed On This Snaefellsnes Peninsula Day Tour?

Yes! Children of all ages are welcome on this tour, however, please note that they must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

What Are The Benefits Of The Snaefellsnes Peninsula Day Tour?

This Snaefellsnes Peninsula Tour offers an amazing opportunity to explore this breathtaking region of Iceland, where you can observe a diverse array of wildlife and stunning landscapes. Plus, you’ll have the chance to learn about Icelandic history and culture.

How Do I Need To Dress For This Tour?

We recommend that all participants dress appropriately for the weather conditions. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes and waterproof outerwear, as well as warm layers underneath.

Is This Tour Suitable For The Elderly?

No. This Snaefellsnes Peninsula Tour is not suitable for the elderly and those who have difficulty walking. Please consider this before booking this tour.

Are There Any Additional Fees?

No, all fees related to the Snaefellsnes Peninsula Day Tour are included in your purchase price.

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