Family Tour - South and West Iceland
This package is designed for families with children with the added bonus that a maximum of 2 children under 14 years of age stay in the room with their parents free of charge. Traveling with your family around Iceland is easy. Take your time and visit unique places with stunning landscape in only a week. Driving is kept to a minimum while sites and activities should interest children of all ages.
- Get in touch with Iceland´s most popular attractions on your own and with your family
- Take your time and visit unique places with stunning landscape in only a week
- Travel with your family around Iceland is easy, children go free!
ITINERARY - 7 Nights
Day 1 - Arrival and Blue Lagoon
Arrival in Iceland. Pickup the rental car at Keflavik International Airport. If time allows, visit the Blue Lagoon and explore the Reykjanes peninsula. Overnight in Reykjavík at Fosshótel Baron, or similar.
Day 2 - Family Parks, Hot Springs and more Waterfalls
Enjoy Þingvellir National Park, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where the first Viking parliament was held. Visit Slakki Family Park and Farm Animal Zoo at Laugarás near Flúðir. Travel to Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot springs and Kerið, a volcanic crater. Drive to Borgarfjörður, Stay 3 nights in a family room at Fosshótel Reykholt, West Iceland, or similar
Day 3 - Sagas and Waterfalls
Explore the saga valley in West Iceland. Here you might visit the Hraunfossar waterfalls and Húsafell, where you can go swimming and play minigolf. Take an optional horseback riding tour in Húsafell.
Day 4 - Borgarfjörður
Bifröst area awaits, where you can explore the unique lava landscape on a walk around Glanni waterfall, Grábrók volcano and Hreðavatn Lake. Relax in the outdoor hot tubs, go fishing or visit the saga settlement museum in Borgarnes.
Day 5 - Snæfellsnes Peninsula
Explore Snæfellsnes peninsula and the seal colony at Ytri-Tunga. Stykkishólmur is a pretty fishing village with many old houses. We recommend to take a boat tour on Breiðafjörður bay.
Overnight 2 nights on Snæfellsnes peninsula.
Day 6 - Snæfellsnes Activities
Spend a whole day in Snæfellsnes national park. Perfect for a hike or glacier walk. Go on a skidoo tour or from Ólafsvík on a boat tour on Breiðafjörður bay.
Day 7 - Reykjavik City
Drive back to Reykjavík today. Stroll through Reykjavík city center, visit the Family Park and Farm Animal Zoo and go to an outdoor swimming pool. Don’t miss the viewing platform at “Perlan”, where you can enjoy a delicious ice cream. Younger children might like to feed the ducks and swans at the city pond. On a warm summer day you might just like to relax at Nauthólsvík, a geothemal beach with hot tubs. Stay the last night in Reykjavík in Fosshótel Baron.
Day 8 - Departure
Depart for home. If time allows, you can vist the Blue Lagoon if you did not do so on arrival or explore Reykjavik in the morning. Return the rental car at Keflavik International Airport.
Kilometers total: 1.230
Kilometers per day: 154
Miles total: 764
Miles per day: 96
NOTE: This is an itinerary suggestion, sometimes it may be necessary to alter the route to fit in with hotel availability. All Iceland reserves the right to confirm a reversed itinerary and the right to change accommodation at short notice, depending on availability as per our terms and conditions.
Departure dates: Daily departures May - September 2017
The price depends on the size of your family, room arrangement and type of rental car. Contact us today for a tailored quotation.
- Hertz rental car, Including: Free extra driver, Unlimited Miles, Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), Theft Protection Waiver, Tax, Drop Charge
- 2 nights in Reykjavík and 5 nights in the countryside with private facilities and breakfast
- Wireless internet access and free parking at the hotels
- Iceland Map and detailed itinerary which we will help put together with you
- Childrens road map of Iceland with a children's story book
- Our unique Icelandic expertise in planning trips in Iceland for UK customers
- Booking fee £10 per person
- ATOL Protection fee £2.50 per person (only applicable if flights are booked through All Iceland)
- Debit/credit card fees
- Return flights
- Optional Excursions
- Travel Insurance
- Anything else not specifically listed under "this includes"
- 2 course dinner
- Mobile Phone (incl. 2,000 isk credit)
Why book with All Iceland?
All Iceland is a UK based travel company that specialises in Iceland
Book with the Icelandic experts!
Our office is staffed and run by Icelanders, we promise intimate local knowledge from where to stay to places to eat and the hidden gems that you will not find in tourist guides. We will help you get the holiday you want and we can adapt this package. Book through us and your holiday will also be fully ATOL and ABTA protected. Travel with confidence!
Contact us and we can help you:
- to stay longer and discover more, this package can be extended -
- to book additional excursions -
- if you have specific accommodation requirements -
- to book this package with or without flights -
Life's a journey!
All Iceland collaborates with Hertz, the world's leading vehicle renting organisation.
Iceland offers the traveller an adventure in a beautiful and rugged landscape. However, experience shows that the forces of Icelandic nature can be harsh and inhospitable, and travellers are well-advised to exercise caution and respect for the country's natural environment. Please note, driving age limit in Iceland is 20 years old for passenger car (23 years for 4wd and minibusses), you must have a valid drivers licence and credit card for authorisation in order to book this holiday. More information and full details.
Tailor made self drive packages: Should you be looking for something a little more special? We can provide a tailor made itinerary, with small boutique hotels and local Icelandic hosted country accommodation. These inviting and friendly off the beaten track places to stay can offer intimate local knowledge of the surrounding area. Take advantage of the friendly natives, who take great pleasure in sharing with you their passion for the Icelandic landscape. Truly the Icelandic touch! View an example of a Tailor made Self drive package.
All Iceland cooperates with all the airlines that fly to Iceland, Icelandair, Wow air, easyJet and British Airways. We can assist you to find the optimal flight package. The airlines fly to Keflavik International airport.
Icelandair operates flights from London Heathrow and London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Belfast City. Icelandair offers 3 classes, Economy, Economy Comfort and Saga Business Class.
WOW Air operates flights from London Gatwick, Edinburgh, Dublin and Bristol
EasyJet offers flights from London Gatwick, London Luton, London Stansted, Bristol, Manchester, Belfast and Edinburgh.
British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow
We can provide a package with or without flights. When enquiring about a specific holiday package, let us know what airport you prefer to fly from.
Air Iceland offers Domestic flights between Reykjavík Domestic Airport to Akureyri, Egilsstaðir, Ísafjörður, Vopnafjörður, Grímsey and Þórshöfn.
Fugfélagið Ernir offers Domestic flights to Vestmannaeyjar, Höfn, Húsavík, Bíldudalur and Gjögur.
All Iceland offers holiday packages to Greenland and Faroe Islands in addition to Iceland. We work with the following airlines that offer flights to these destinations.
Atlantic Airways offers flights from Edinburgh to Faroe Islands
Air Greenland offers flights from Copenhagen to Greenland
Air Iceland offers flights from Reykjavík Domestic Airport to Faroe Islands and Greenland
At All Iceland we tailor make holidays for our customers.
With this in mind you cannot book this holiday directly on the website but please send us an enquiry or give us a call and we will help you to create your once in a lifetime holiday. Contact our team of Icelandic Experts today and start planning with us!