Special Self Drive Spring Offer - April and May 2017
Iceland is known for its midnight sun, grab the chance and experience it yourself. We will help you explore Iceland’s spectacular countryside. Stay 3 nights in the South of Iceland, ideal location to explore Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir Geothermal Area and Þingvellir National Park as well as venture further South to the South Shore. The pacage includes rental car, accommodation with breakfast, road atlas, maps and detailed driving itinerary.
- Self Drive Offer, Including flights
- Experience Iceland in Spring, See the Midnight Sun and enjoy the fantastic landscapes
- Daily departures in April and May
Day 1 - Arrival
Pick up your rental car from the airport. Drive to the hotel in the countryside. Accommodation in hotel located in The Golden Circle area in double/twin room with breakfast, Hotel Stracta or similar. Stay in the same hotel for 3 nights. Optional: Enjoy the evening buffet at the hotel, see details below.
Day 2 and 3 - The Golden Circle and South Shore Drive
The Golden Circle is a fascinating experience. Visit Þingvellir National Park; the original site of the oldest existing parliament in the world. You can explore the world-famous Geysir area, where hot springs are in abundance, geysers erupt and pools of mud bubble. You can also stop by the magnificent Gullfoss waterfalls. You may want to take an optional snowmobile ride from the Langjokull Glacier, or go river rafting or take a riverjet ride along the Hvítá river.
Optional activity: Glacier Walk at Sólheimajökull
Ideal tour to add on to your self drive adventure. Drive to base camp and enjoy a 3 hour Glacier Walk where you explore the wonderland of the Ice Sculptures, ridges and deep crevasses on this breathtaking glacier. Your expert guide will teach you about the behaviour of the glaciers, their impact on nature and let you enjoy the spectacular surroundings and features of the glacier itself. This is an easy tour and no previous experience is necessary, the guide will provide you with the safety equipment needed and teach you how to use them. A unique experience!
Optional activity: Snowmobile ride at Mýrdalsjökull (valid drivers license required)
The South of Iceland is spectacular from the "below" but nothing beats experiencing it from the "above" and snowmobiling on the top of Mýrdalsjökull allows you to do just that! It is an icecap covering one of Iceland's largest mountains, Katla. Total duration of the tour is about 2 hours with 1 hour on the snowmobile. Warm overalls, helmet, transport to the glacier by superjeep and expert guidance included in the price. This is ideal for first time riders and individuals that are looking for a fun, scenic ride experiencing the wilderness, glacier and breathtaking views.
Day 4 - Reykjavik
Day 5 - Departure
Car return at Keflavík Airport next day.
Optional: Visit to the Blue Lagoon via airport
If flight time allows, you can take an optional trip to the world famous Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa on your way to the airport. The lagoon is ideally located between Reykjavik and Keflavík International Airport and therefore it is convenient to use this time to visit before your flight. Enjoy the Blue Lagoon for 2-3 hours. You can book a treatment if you like, have a lunch at the Blue Lagoon or just relax in this wonderful spa. Continue on to Keflavík International Airport about two hours before your flight.
Departures: Daily in April and May 2017
Price from £699 per person* based on 2 persons sharing a room and small rental car
*Subject to availability
This offer includes:
- Return flights from the UK including 20kg luggage allowance, taxes and fees
- 3 nights accommodation in the South Area and 1 night in Reykjavík, 3 star hotel / country accommodation including breakfast with private facilities
- Hertz Rental Car, Suzuki Swift small 4wd or similar for 4 consecutive days picked up and dropped off at the airport. INCLUDES: Free extra driver, Unlimited Miles, Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), Theft Protection Waiver, Tax and Drop off Charge and Sat Nav for your convenience
- Detailed itinerary which we will help put together with you
- 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
- Optional Excursions
- Travel Insurance
- Anything else not specifically listed under "this includes"
-Evening buffet at the hotel price 6,950 ISK or around £52 per person
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 -
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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 and Aberdeen. Icelandair offers 3 classes, Economy, Economy Comfort and Saga Business Class.
WOW Air operates flights from London Gatwick, 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!