8 Day Self-Drive Journey into the Undiscovered

8 Day Self-Drive Journey into the Undiscovered

Escape the ordinary on a wilderness trek through Iceland’s untamed landscapes and secluded fjords where very few have visited. Designed for travelers seeking an authentic Icelandic experience, this 8-day guided journey introduces you to Iceland’s pristine backcountry of turf-roofed houses, waterfall valleys, fairytale forests and legendary lakes.

Brief Trip Plan:

Day 1: Arrival in Höfn, pick up car

Day 2: Vatnajökull – Djupivogur – Breiðdalsvik

Day 3: Breiðdalsvík – Reyðarfjörður – Breiðdalsvik

Day 4: Breiðdalsvík – Wilderness Center – Egilsstaðir

Day 5: Egilsstaðir – Lake Mývatn – Húsavik

Day 6: Húsavik – Ásbyrgi – Kopasker – Raufarhöfn

Day 7: Raufarhöfn – Þórshöfn – Vopnafjörður – Raufarhöfn

Day 8: Raufarhöfn – Húsavík, drop off rental car, departure from Húsavík airport


7 nights’ acc: as per itinerary, standard room with private facilities, including breakfast

7 day car rental – choice of car/ unlimited mileage/ CDW/ tax included

Pick up/ drop of at Egilsstaðir airport

3 h Crystal Ice Cave Tour/ 4 h Glacier Walk on Vatnajökull Glacier*

Classic Whale Watching tour from Húsavík*

Price per person / ISK/ from
2 pax/room

Jan – April, Nov-Dec 2024

May, Oct 2024

June– September 2024

Toyota Aygo – Manual


247.000 ISK

296.000 ISK

VW Golf – Manual

208.000 ISK

255.000 ISK

309.000 ISK

Dacia Duster 4*4–Manual

239.000 ISK

264.000 ISK

346.000 ISK

Single supplement

104.000 ISK

158.000 ISK

163.000 ISK

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