The Snæfellsnes tour will take you to visit Ólafsvík, Iceland‘s oldest trading town which dates back to 1687, and Stykkishólmur, which sits on a promontory overlooking the beautiful Breiðarfjörður Bay. You will also get to visit the Kirkjufell (463m), which is a beautifully shaped and asymmetric, free-standing mountain. Its name means 'Church Mountain'. The tour continues to Snæfellsjökull 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.
Snæfellsnes Peninsula day tour highlights:
- Sandy coastline
- Bird cliffs
- Snæfellsjökull glacier
- Fishing villages
- Spot an elf or a troll in the nature
- Try fresh blue mussels