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Iceland Summer Family Activity

5 days
 / 4 nights

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Icelandic nature, and discover the attractions and activities around Reykjavík and the South Coast of Iceland in this 5-day self-drive tour. Bring your family and visit Iceland’s most famous attractions, including the Blue Lagoon and enjoy exciting family-friendly activities.

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Any element of this itinerary can be adjusted to suit your needs and travel preferences. If a self-drive tour is not what you prefer, this travel package can also be offered as a privately guided trip.

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5 days
 / 4 nights

Estimated price per person from:

122,000 ISK
Estimated price per person based on bookings for a family of 4 ( 2 children under 12 years old)

We will tailor this vacation package to you. Change anything – from activities to accommodation to places visited.

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What's Included

Included

Accommodation with breakfast
Rental car of your choice with unlimited mileage
Entry to the Lava center
Puffin express tour from Reykjavík
Horse back riding tour at Laxnes farm
Lava tunnel tour
Entry to the Blue lagoon
Detailed personal itinerary
Expert trip manager and local guides
Customer care service and 0-24h emergency line assistance while you are in Iceland
Taxes and service fees

Not included

Flights and connections
Personal travel insurance
Petrol/Gasoline
Tunnel and road tolls unless specified
Admissions and activities other than specified in the itinerary
Beverages, snacks, lunches, dinners unless otherwise noted in your itinerary
Any service not specifically listed under “Included”

Highlights

Seljalandsfoss waterfall
Skógafoss waterfall
Dyrhólaey
Reynisfjara
Vík
The Lava Center
Puffin watching tour from Reykjavík
Horse riding tour in the outskirts of Reykjavík
Blue Lagoon Premium Experience

Itinerary

Welcome to Iceland

Welcome to your self-drive holiday in Iceland! Once you arrive at Keflavik International Airport and clear customs, you’ll pick up your car at the rental service area. You only need a short ride with a shuttle bus located outside the arrival hall to get to your preferred rental vehicle. The shuttle bus departs every 10-15 minutes, so you won't be wasting your time waiting for the transfer. The first night will be spent in the heart of Reykjavik, the world's northernmost capital. Get settled into your hotel and start exploring. Reykjavik city center offers many great sights, and the city is unique in so many ways. You will not find the towering skyscrapers of America or the age-old narrow streets, which time has seemingly forgotten and seemingly unchanged since Roman times, as in Europe. Reykjavik is somewhere in between and yet miles away. With its small quirky houses and both tiny and open spaces, it’s colorful, modern, charming, and old all the same time. So, don’t forget to bring your camera along, and get ready for photo ops at every turn.

Day 1
South Coast & waterfalls

Start your day early and travel along the stunning South Coast of Iceland. You surely have an eventful day ahead starting with exploring Seljalandsfoss waterfall, where you can walk behind the misty cascade, the picture-perfect Skogafoss, the stunning black beach of Reynisfjara, and the charming village of Vík. At Hvolsvollur, the Lava Center offers you a superb interactive exhibition where you will learn about the birth and growth of Iceland as one of the world’s largest volcanic islands.

Day 2
The Puffin experience

On day three, head to Reykjavik harbor and take an hour-long boat trip to see the puffin breeding colonies at Akurey island. There are about 30.000 puffins nesting on the islands off the coast of Reykjavik and the islands you'll visit are well known for their colorful birdlife.

Afterward, spend your afternoon exploring the city or head out of into the countryside on a range of excursions from scenic sightseeing to active adventures We recommend visiting one of the many interesting museums, the church of Halgrimskirkja where you can enjoy the view over the city from the tower.

Day 3
Horses and Lava Caves

Today, you will explore the magnificent lava tunnel Raufarhólshellir, one of the longest and best-known lava tubes in Iceland. It is located just 30 minutes from Reykjavík and is easily accessed year-round. An unforgettable family-friendly experience. In the afternoon, take the family on a horseback riding adventure in the Icelandic countryside. Icelandic horses are easy to ride and unintimidating even for the youngest members of the family.

Day 4
The Blue Lagoon Premium Experience

Sadly, this short adventure has come to an end but before you fly out you can stop at the Blue lagoon and relax with the family. Return your rental car in good time to check in for your flight at the same location as you picked it up from. It is recommended that passengers check-in for their flights 2,5 hours prior to departure time.

Day 5

Rental Car Type Examples

When we design our travel packages we include the most reliable rental cars available, in order to make your trip as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
Below you’ll find some examples of the type of rental cars we recommend for this trip.

Compact

KIA Ceed or similar
Passengers: 5
Luggage: 2
Doors: 5
Transmission: Manual

Standard 4x4 SUV

KIA Sportage AWD or similar
Passengers: 5
Luggage: 4
Doors: 5
Transmission: Automatic

Premium 4x4 SUV

ToyotaLand Cruiser or similar
Passengers: 5
Luggage: 5
Doors: 5
Transmission: Automatic

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Iceland Summer Family Activity
5 days
 / 4 nights

Estimated price per person from:

122,000 ISK
Estimated price per person based on bookings for a family of 4 ( 2 children under 12 years old)

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