Snæfellsnes Peninsula – Iceland in a Day

  • Availability

    All year

  • DURATION

    12 Hours

  • Difficulty

    Easy

  • Pickup

    Included

  • Minimum Age

    None

  • Price

    ISK 22.990

Tour Highlights:

  • Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  • Arnarstapi & Hellnar
  • Views to Snæfellsjökull glacier
  • Djúpalónssandur pebble beach
  • Kirkjufell Mountain
  • Kirkjufellsfoss

Included:

  • Guided tour by minibus
  • Small group (max. 15 per tour)
  • Professional guide
  • Home-cooked meal at a local farm
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Reykjavík

The Snæfellsnes Peninsula – Iceland in a Day Tour

If you are looking for a family-friendly tour to the Snæfellsnes peninsula, you’ve come to the right place! On this tour, you will visit all the highlights of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. You will also visit a local farm and enjoy a home-cooked dinner. This is a full day, small group tour which is suitable for travelers of all ages!

After departure from Reykjavík, you will start the drive up to the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. During the drive, you’ll pass fertile farmlands and volcanic vistas. En-route, you’ll be able to see the Eldborg crater. On clear days, you’ll also be able to get fantastic views to the glacier-capped volcano Snæfellsjökull. Snæfellsjökull was made famous by Jules Verne in his novel, “Journey to the Center of the Earth”. Many say that Snæfellsjökull holds mystical powers and that it is the future landing-site of an alien invasion!

During your day tour on the peninsula, you will visit all its highlights. These include Arnarstapi and Hellnar, Djúpalónssandur pebble beach, Berserkjahraun lava field and of course, Mt. Kirkjufell. Located by the small town of Grundarfjörður, this mountain was made famous by the TV series Game of Thrones. By Kirkjufell you will also find the Kirkjufellsfoss waterfall.

To top off a great day on the peninsula, you will visit a local farm. There you will enjoy a home-cooked meal before heading back to Reykjavík. Once back in the city, you’ll be dropped off at your selected location.

Want more time on the Snæfellsnes peninsula? Check out the 2 Day Snæfellsnes Peninsula tour.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are pickup and dropoff in Reykjavík included on this tour?

Yes, pickup and drop-off are included. You can select the most convenient location for your transfer at booking.

Make sure to note down your pickup times and Departure Times. Pick up can take up to 30 minutes starting from the time on your ticket. Please wait at your hotel/guest house in this time span.

Guest are collected with several minibusses, so please be aware that you may need to change buses at a meeting point before the tour begins.

What should I wear on this tour?

You should wear warm and comfortable clothing as your first layer and waterproof clothing as your second layer. You should also wear good hiking boots.

Keep in mind that the weather in Iceland can be unpredictable and change quickly.

Are meals included in this tour?

Dinner is included in this tour. You will stop at a local farm for a home-cooked dinner. If you have allergies or dietary restrictions, please let us know in advance by emailing us at info@iat.is.

Lunch is not included in the tour., There are stops on the tour where you can purchase food, and you are of course welcome to bring a packed lunch.

What is the duration of this tour?

This tour is 12 hours in duration, making it a full day experience.

Is this tour suitable for children?

Yes, children of all ages are welcome on this tour.

What is the cancellation policy for this tour?

Reservations can be canceled 24 hours prior to departure without penalty. Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to departure are non-refundable.

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to info@iat.is.

Please be mindful of possible time zone differences. Iceland is in the GMT time zone and cancellations must be submitted at least 24 hours before departure in Icelandic local time (GMT).

If you do need to cancel your tour, we recommend that you contact us as soon as possible. 

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Price from 22.990 ISK per person.

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