Private Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Snaefellsnes, Iceland

Snaefellsnes, Iceland

You can choose whether you travel in Luxury SUV or in our famous Superjeep. 

The Snaefellsnes Luxury SUV tour will take you to visit Olafsvik, Iceland‘s oldest trading town which dates back to 1687, and Stykkisholmur, which sits on a promontory overlooking the beautiful Breiðarfjordur Bay and on this tour you also see the Kirkjufell (463m) is a beautifully shaped and asymmetric, free-standing mountain. Its name means 'Church Mountain'. The tour continues to Snaefellsjokull glacier for breathtaking views over the peninsula.

The area is also known for being populated by mythological creatures such as elves and trolls. Your guide will show you where those magical beings are said to live.

It said the glacier has mystical powers and that it is the gateway to another world. There is no doubt that the scenery is tremendously inspiring. Exploring the area in a Luxury SUV makes the whole experience unforgettable.

Snæfellsnes Peninsula day tour highlights:
  • Kirkjufell
  • Sandy coastline
  • Bird cliffs
  • Snaefellsjokull glacier
  • Londrangar
  • Fishing villages
  • Spot an elf or a troll in nature
  • Try fresh blue mussels
Extras if you like to add on:
Lava Cave Vatnshellir this 8000-year-old lava tube reaches over 200 meters and goes 35 meters below the surface and exploring Vatnshellir cave is a truly amazing and unforgettable experience.
From Rate, you can choose whether you travel in our famous Superjeep (up to 6 persons) or Monster truck (up to 10 persons) or in Luxury SUV (up to 6 persons). The main difference is that we do not go off road on Luxury SUV and you will have easier access and more comfort.
It is important to understand that in Iceland you can experience all four seasons in less than one day. It is vital to wear comfortable and appropriate clothing like waterproof, walking shoes, dress in layers to be able to enjoy your journey to the fullest.
The tour runs all year around. In all our Private tours you can choose when you start your day, this tour is 9-12 hours and we recommend to start at 8:00

Tour information:

  • Available May. - Oct.
  • Duration 6 hours
  • Activities Caving
  • Difficulty Moderate

Pickup information:

  • Pickup time : 07:30 08:30, 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30,

    Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.


  • Pick-up from and return to your accommodation in Reykjavik
  • All safety gear (helmets, harness, etc.)
  • Small refreshments (soup, coffee/tea and perhaps some sweets)
  • Experienced guides