Snaefellsnes National Park with Vatnshellir Lava Tube Cave from Reykjavik Instant Confirmation
Spot local wildlife along the Snæfellsnes peninsula, walk through the extraordinary landscape, visit Vatnshellir lava tube cave and more on this full day trip from Reykjavik with a professional guide.
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Journey across striking landscapes of Snæfellsnes peninsula, known as 'Iceland in miniature', containing Iceland's most sought-after natural wonders and idyllic landscapes. See Snæfellsjökull glacier, the picturesque fishing village of Arnarstapi, explore Vatnshellir lava tube cave, stop by the picturesque Kirkjufel Mountain and it's waterfall, see seals and a myriad of sea birds plus much more!
- Duration (incl. transportation): 11.5 - 12.5 hour(s)
- Available: Sun, Mon, Thu
- Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
- Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Hotel pick-up and drop off service for major hotels in Reykjavik / Round trip transportation / Caving tour in Vatnshellir cave
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Schedule & Location
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Time & Location
07:30-07:45 Pick-up & Check-in
08:00 Tour DepartsYou will drive west from Reykjavik on a scenic route to Borgarfjörður and the village of Borgarnes where you can make a short stop to buy some refreshments. 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.
Visit to the idyllic Arnarstapi villageTake a walk through extraordinary landscape along the precipitous shoreline to the small village of Hellnar where you'll stop for lunch (not included).
Vatnshellir Lava Tube Cave TourPlunge into a subterranean world of stalactites, stalagmites, and strange lava formations that in the glow of your headlight form eerie shapes and shadows flickering across the walls of the cave.
Explore the tranquil, black-pebbled beach of DjúpalónssandurAdmire the beautiful views out to the sea and hear its fascinating history.
Kirkjufel MountainVisit 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.
Travel across Berserkjahraun lava fieldsAccording to Viking legends, two Swedish 'Berserks' forged Iceland‘s first road and over to the south side of the peninsula through Vatnaleið pass. On the way a short stop is made at a viewpoint where you can take a short walk down to a beautiful waterfall.
Visit Natural Heritage Site of GerðubergOn your way back to Reykjavik you will visit Gerðuberg, home to a beautiful belt of basalt columns in impossibly geometric shapes.
19:00-20:00 Check-out & Drop-off
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- Any cancellations made after 09:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.