Private tour to the Snæfellsnes Peninsula
Excursions & day trips

Private tour to the Snæfellsnes Peninsula

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: All year
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the oldest trading town in Iceland
  • Learn about the mythological creatures such as elves and trolls
  • Have your breath taken away as you pass over the Snæfellsjökull glacier
What to expect

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:

  • Kirkjufell
  • Sandy coastline
  • Bird cliffs
  • Snæfellsjökull glacier
  • Lóndrangar
  • Fishing villages
  • Spot an elf or a troll in the nature
  • Try fresh blue mussels
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Private tour
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    What's not included
    • Food and drink
    • Extra activities stated above
    Reduced price

    Where

    Meeting point:

    IMPORTANT: Please confirm the pick-up time (and place) directly with the local operator at least 48 hours before the event. You will find the contact information in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • Please note that in the pricing you can choose whether you travel in the famous Superjeep (group price up to 6 people maximum) or Monster truck (group price up to 10 people maximum) or in a Luxury SUV (group price up to 6 people maximum). The main difference is that the tour will not go off-road in the Luxury SUV.
    • Extras you could 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.
    • 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.
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    When
    • This is a private tour so you can arrange directly with the local tour operator the starting time
    • The recommended departure time is 8.00am
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    Provider
    Superjeep.is
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

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