Thrilling 4-Day Golden Circle Adventure in a 4x4 Campervan - Your Ultimate Self-Drive Tour

The Golden Circle Camper Break self-drive tour lets you explore Iceland this winter. This package includes a pre-planned itinerary, selected sights, and camping overnight costs for a comfortable and safe campervan trip across Iceland's Golden Circle route.

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Per Group
Tour Starts:
Keflavik Airport
Geysir Geothermal area
Max Guests
4 days

Discover Iceland's Winter Wonder in Style

Introducing the Golden Circle Camper´Break, a tailor-made self-drive tour that offers the best camper van experience in Iceland this winter! Explore the beautiful country and feel the power of its stunning waterfalls and geothermal waters. Our package includes a pre-planned itinerary, selected attractions, and campsite overnight fees to make your trip seamless and enjoyable.

Experience the ultimate Icelandic adventure with a self-driven tour that takes you to the heart of the country's natural wonders. Immerse yourself in the beauty of cascading waterfalls, relax in rejuvenating geothermal waters, and discover hidden gems along the way.

This tour is designed for a hassle-free, seamless experience. Explore the breathtaking Golden Circle route, a 300 km loop that showcases the best of Iceland. From a FlyOver Iceland ride in Reykjavík to a unique rye bread tour where bread is baked using the heat of the earth, and from a visit to the tranquil Laugarvatn spa to the scenic drives in between, you'll never run out of things to do.

Perfect for solo travelers, couples, or families, this self-drive tour offers the freedom to travel at your own pace, with the assurance that everything has been taken care of. So grab the keys, hit the road, and prepare for a journey that will stay with you forever.

Travel in Comfort with Our High-Quality Camper vans.

Discover the ultimate Icelandic adventure with top-of-the-line camper vans that are designed for comfort, safety, and versatility. Equipped with large tires, a raised chassis, and 4X4 drive, these camper vans will take you to places you never thought possible. And, with a mounted spare tire on the back, you'll have peace of mind knowing that help is just a reach away.

Camper vans

Enjoy the comfort of a home on the road with camper vans that are insulated with premium materials, making them suitable for travel in any season. With amenities like thick duvets, kitchen essentials, a compressor fridge, a high-quality stove, a charging station, running water, an inverter, a BBQ and gas, a table and chairs, and advanced safety features such as parking sensors, post-collision braking, and park distance control, you'll have everything you need for an unforgettable adventure.

So why wait? Book your camper van today and hit the road for a journey that will stay with you forever.

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Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Discover Reykjanesbær and the Geldingardalur Volcano

Travel Distance: 179 km, 13 stops

Begin your Iceland adventure with our convenient shuttle service, which will transport you from the airport or your Keflavik accommodation to our check-in location in Selvík 5 Reykjanesbær. Once there, we'll make sure you have everything you need for your trip, including an introduction to your camper and its amenities and a customized travel guide tablet. While you're waiting, enjoy a complimentary hot coffee!

Geldingardalur Volcano‍
Geldingardalur Volcano

Your first day will be packed with amazing sights and experiences. Start at the Bridge Between Continents, a unique geological formation separating the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates. Then, visit the Gunnuhver Hot Spring and immerse yourself in Iceland's geothermal wonders. For hikers, the Geldingardalur Volcano provides a breathtaking trail. Afterward, you can relax at a world-renowned geothermal spa (admission not included) before retiring for the night at the Hveragerdi campsite. Get some rest for another day of discovery.

Day 2: Explore the Glories of the Golden Circle and its Waterfall Wonders

Travel Distance: 296 km, 10 stops

Get ready for another exciting day filled with breathtaking sights! Today, you'll embark on the popular Golden Circle route, renowned for its hidden gems. On this journey, you'll witness three stunning waterfalls (Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss, and Skógafoss) and a massive volcano crater lake, Kerið.

At 11:45 AM, you'll have the opportunity to taste and learn about Icelandic Rye bread during the Rye Bread Tour (optional, add it to your tour when booking). Then, take some time to relax and soak in the geothermal waters of the Laugarvatn Fontana pool (also optional).

Gullfoss Waterfall
Gullfoss Waterfall

We also recommend visiting Friðheimar Restaurant and Farm, known for its horse breeding and shows, as well as its tomato farm powered by geothermal energy and biological pest control. Admission to the farm is free, but meals and drinks at the restaurant are at your own expense.

For the night, you'll be staying at Skógar. Depending on your schedule, you can visit the nearby Skógarfoss waterfall in the evening or the next morning.

Stay the night at the Skógar Campsite.

Day 3: Exploring the Black Sand Beach and Glacier Adventure

Travel Distance: 250 km, 5 Stops Along the Way

Black Sand Beach Iceland
Black Sand Beach Iceland

Your third day is packed with incredible experiences. First, you'll visit the stunning black-sand beaches of Dyrhólaey and Reynisfjara. Then, for the adventurous at heart, there's an option to go on a thrilling glacier hike at Solheimajokull. If you decide to take part, be sure to meet up with your guide prior to 10:00 AM to make sure you're fully prepared. Later, as you make your way to Reykjavik, consider a visit to FlyOver Iceland, a recommended activity. It's your last night in Iceland, so make sure to make the most of it!

Spend the Night at the Reykjavik Campsite.

Day 4: Exploring the Capital of Iceland - Reykjavik

Travel Distance: 62 km, 5 stops

Your final day in Iceland presents a unique opportunity to visit the bustling capital of Reykjavik. If time permits, you can take a stroll and explore some of the city's iconic landmarks, such as the Perlan, Sun Voyager, Hallgrímskirkja Church, and Harpa, a famous concert hall. Keep in mind that while the church entrance is free, there is a small admission fee to climb to the tower.

Hallgrímskirkja Church
Hallgrímskirkja Church

If you have time to spare before your departure flight, consider a visit to the Perlan Museum. Here, you can learn fascinating facts about Icelandic glaciers, birds, and nature, and even enjoy a Northern Lights Planetarium show or explore the 100-meter Ice Cave. Please note admission to the museum and its activities is not included in the tour price and must be arranged by you.

Meeting points

At the start of your journey, you will be picked up from either the airport or your Keflavik accommodation by our included shuttle service. The shuttle will bring you to our designated meeting location in Selvík 5 Reykjanesbær. Here, we will go over your trip itinerary, give you a tour of the camper and its features, and set up your personal Easy Guide tablet. While you wait, feel free to grab a hot coffee and check out our store, where you can find everything from traditional Viking meals to clothing and accessories for various activities in Iceland. We are eager to welcome you to the meeting location!

Step into Adventure with Just Three Simple Steps!

  • Book your four-day Golden Circle Camper tour and get ready to explore the best of Iceland.
  • Personalize your trip with ease using our signature trip planning tool. Plan your itinerary, add detours, remove stops, or book additional activities to make the most of your adventure.
  • Say goodbye to hassle and hello to adventure as our shuttle service takes you to your fully-equipped camper. Navigate your way through the country with ease using the onboard trip planning tablet. Get ready for the road trip of a lifetime!

Experience Iceland never like before with the Golden Circle Camper´Break! Explore its stunning waterfalls and geothermal waters, and participate in activities such as a FlyOver Iceland ride, a rye bread tour, and a visit to the Laugarvatn spa.

What's Included in Your Package

  • Campervan
  • Zero-Risk Insurance
  • Tailor Your Trip with Optional Activities
  • Campsite
  • Navigate with Ease Using Our Signature Easy Guide
  • Enjoy a Stress-Free Arrival with Our Free Shuttle

What's Not Covered?

  • Personal Accident Insurance
  • Traffic Fines
  • Parking Fees
  • Campsite Services
  • Suggested Activities
  • Customized Activities
  • Food and Beverages
  • Fuel

Important Considerations:

  • Infant Seats Available: We've got you covered if you're traveling with a little one. Infant seats are available for your convenience.
  • Accessibility Information: Please note that this tour is not wheelchair-accessible, stroller accessible, or suitable for pets.
  • Location: This tour is in a remote location with no public transportation nearby.
  • Safety First: Infants must have their own seats and not sit on laps during the tour. It is not recommended for individuals with back problems or heart conditions.
  • Activity Requirements: Some activities in this tour have a minimum age limit of 8 years and a minimum height requirement of 102cm (40"). Please arrive 20 minutes before the activity starts.
  • Driver Requirements: The minimum age requirement for the driver participant(s) is 20 years old. A valid international driving license, valid for the vehicle and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the time of pick-up, is required.
  • Airport Shuttle: We offer a complimentary shuttle service for pick-up and drop-off from Keflavik International Airport or one of 12 selectable hotels in the Keflavik area, available between 6:30 am and 6 pm.

It's important to carefully review the important considerations before embarking on your road trip to Iceland. Our team is here to ensure your journey is smooth and safe!

Essential Gear for Your Winter Adventure

  • Moisturizer and Lip Balm: Keep your skin hydrated and protected during your trip.
  • Warm Outerwear: Protect yourself from the elements with a waterproof shell and a warm thermal layer.

  • Fleece Layer: Add an extra layer of warmth and comfort for those chilly days.

  • Merino Shirts/Thermals: Stay cozy and comfortable with these shirts made from warm, soft material.

  • Insulated Mittens or Gloves: Keep your hands warm and protected during your outdoor adventures.

  • Waterproof Hiking Pants: Stay dry and protected on your hikes through rain, snow, and sleet.

  • Thick Wool Socks: Keep your feet warm and toasty with these heavy-duty socks.

  • Hiking Boots: Traverse rough terrain with confidence and stability.

  • Sunglasses: Protect your eyes from the bright sun and glare.

  • Swimsuit: Take a dip in the hot springs and enjoy the natural beauty of Iceland.

  • Camera Gear: Capture all your adventures in stunning detail.

  • Thermal Underwear: Stay warm and cozy even on the coldest days.

  • Warm Scarf and Insulated Hat: Cover up and keep warm during the long, dark winter nights.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is included in the Golden Circle Camper'Break tour?

Ans: The tour includes a pre-planned itinerary, selected attractions, campsite overnight fees, and a fully equipped 4x4 camper van.

Q: How long is the tour?

Ans: The tour is a 4-day self-drive tour.

Q: Are the camper vans equipped with the necessary amenities?

Ans: Yes, the camper vans are equipped with full wool insulation, a Webasto heater, thick duvets, cookware, a compressor fridge, a charging station, running water, an inverter, and more.

Q: Can I bring my pets on tour?

Ans: No, this tour is not suitable for pets.

Q: Is this tour suitable for people with back problems or heart conditions?

Ans: No, this tour is not recommended for people with back problems or heart conditions.

Q: What is the minimum age limit for some activities on this tour?

Ans: The minimum age limit for some activities on this tour is 8 years.

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