Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Snaefellsnes, Iceland

Snaefellsnes, Iceland

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 Breidarfjordur 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.

Snaefellsnes Peninsula day tour highlights: 

  • Sandy coastline
  • Bird cliffs
  • Snaefellsjokull glacier
  • Londrangar cliffs
  • Farmland
  • Fishing villages
  • Kirkjufell

This tour lasts 8-9 hours. Free pick-up from your hotel in the capital area begins at 8:30.

The tour runs upon request every day of the year. Min. 4 passengers, 2 on Sundays from 1 April to 30 October. We offer private tours for fewer passengers

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.

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