Snæfellsnes National Park

Snæfellsnes peninsula, located on the west side of Iceland, is a beautiful area offering many recreational activities for your enjoyment and attracting thousands of people every year. Some visitors come regularly each summer to enjoy the energy radiation, as they believe it to be one of Earth’s seven energy spots.

• Journey across striking landscapes on Snæfellsnes peninsula
• The magnificence of Snæfellsjökull volcano
• The idyllic fishing village of Arnarstapi
• The tranquil, black-pebbled beach of Djúpalónssandur
• Grundarfjörður and the picturesque Kirkjufell mountain
• Spotting seal and a myriad of sea birds
• A rich heritage and fascinating history


Map for Snæfellsnes National Park tour
  • Duration:11 hours
  • Season:All year
  • Operates:Daily
  • Departure times:08:00
  • Price:Adult:20580 ISK
     Age 12-15:10290 ISK
     Age 0-11:Free
  • Tour ID:DT32


  • Round-trip transportation
  • Professional tour guide

Not Included

  • Lunch and refreshments


This tour takes you west from Reykjavik on a scenic route to Borgarfjörður and the village of Borgarnes where a short stop will be made for refreshments.

Shortly after entering Snæfellsnes peninsula, by Ytri-Tunga Farm you‘´ll get a chance to spot local wildlife at the beach which is home to a seal colony and variety of sea birds.

Next up is a visit to the idyllic Arnarstapi village where you‘ll take a walk to view the extraordinary landscape along the precipitous shoreline and where a break will be made for lunch.

After lunch the tour continues to Djúpalónssandur, a tranquil, black-pebbled beach that offers beautiful views out to the sea and fascinating history that lies in the Snæfellsjökull National Park, close to where Jules Verne located his entrance for the “Journey to the Centre of the Earth”.

Leaving Djúpalónssandur you‘ll travel past striking landscapes to the north coast of Snæfellsnes peninsula to Grundarfjordur fishing village. Surrounded by exceptionally beautiful mountains Grundarfjörður is home to one of the peninsula‘s most iconic and photographed landmarks, the symmetrical mountain Kirkjufell that towers 1500 ft. up from the shoreline.

Out of Grundarfjörður the route lies across Berserkjahraun lava fields that according to Viking legends was where two Swedish "Berserks" forged Iceland‘s first road and over to the south side of the peninsula through Vatnaleið pass.

Other Information

All Departures are guided in English

Pick up and drop off:
Pick up from hotels, guesthouses and designated bus stops starts 30 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher.

Pickup Info:
Please present your electronic travel voucher / ticket at the time of tour departure.

Where to eat:
There are stops made where you can purchase something to eat.

The tour is not available during Christmas and New Year.

Similar day tours:
DT66 – The Wonders of Snæfellsnes by Super Jeep

DT85 – Snæfellsnes Peninsula Private Tour

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