South Coast Glacier Adventure - 5 Days

This self-drive tour allows you to explore Iceland´s most popular areas on the South Coast of Iceland with beautiful scenic nature and exciting adventure to an Ice cave in Kötlujökull, zodiac boat tour on the glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón and snowmobiling on Langjökull glacier! You will stay on the south coast for the first three nights and explore picturesque places with waterfalls, geothermal area, mountains, glacier lagoon, glaciers and black beaches. The last night you will stay in Reykjavik where you can enjoy the city life.

This five-day/four-nights package can be fully adapted to your needs. Do you want to.. add more nights or experiences, have a chauffer or private tours for a big or small group? Do not hesitate to tell us your wishes and we will take care of the rest.


The price depends on 2 participants.

The itinerary is flexible, if you want to add days, activities or change anything in the itinerary just send us an email and we can adapt it to your needs.

Why not add a more luxury touch to this itinerary and stay a night or two at the Blue Lagoon Retreat, upgrade your hotel or upgrade the rental car?


Day 1
Arrival day

Approx. distance: 150 km / 95 miles
Approx. duration: 2hrs

Highlights: Reykjanes peninsula

Arriving at Keflavik international Airport in Iceland, please pick up your luggage and head through customs. At the airport you will pick-up your rental car and proceed to your destination on the South Coast of Iceland.
On the way you can add an optional activity such as a visit to the Blue Lagoon, Geothermal Snorkeling Tour or a Lava cave tour or your way to the accommodation.
Overnight in Hella area.

Please note check-in for most hotels begins at 14:00 – 16:00 (2:00pm-4:00pm)

Day 2
South Coast to Vik

Approx. distance: 100 km / 65 miles
Approx. duration: 8-10hrs

Highlights: Seljalandsfoss waterfall – Skógafoss waterfall – Reynisfjara black sand beach – Super Jeep Ride – Natural Ice Cave – Walking in crampons on a glacier.

You will spend the day exploring the South Coast of Iceland. You will drive to the small town called Vik where you will go on an exciting Ice cave tour, on the way you will see beautiful waterfalls and landscape with mountains, black beaches and glaciers. End the day at your hotel in Vik area.

Day 3
South Coast to Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon

Approx. Distance: 400km / 240 miles
Approx. duration: 10-12hrs

Highlights: Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon – Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon – Zodiac boat tour – Diamond beach – Skaftafell national park

You will spend the day exploring the south coast until you reach the magnificent glacier lagoon called Jökulsárlón. Once you reach the glacier lagoon you will go on an exciting Zodiac ride on the glacier lagoon. Don´t miss out on visiting the famous diamond beach, a black sand beach with icebergs located by Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon.
On your way to Jökulsárlón we suggest you take a photostop at Fjaðrárgjúlfur, which is a magnificent and massive canyon, and The Skeiðará Bridge Monument where you find beautiful local scenery.
On your way back you will visit Skaftafell National Park where you can choose to hike to Svartifoss waterfall, which is surrounded by beautiful dark lava columns or add optional exciting glacier hiking or ice climbing tour. End the day at your hotel in Vik area.

Day 4
Golden Circle

Approx. distance: 300km / 190 miles
Approx. duration: 10-12hrs

Highlights: Geysir geothermal area – Gullfoss waterfall – Snowmobiling on Langjökull glacier – Þingvellir national park

You will spend the day exploring one of Iceland´s most popular route, the Golden Circle before reaching Reykjavik. This day you will see Gullfoss waterfall, go for an exciting snowmobile tour on Langjökull glacier and visit Geysir geothermal area and Þingvellir National Park with it´s amazing nature and rich history. End the day at your hotel in Reykjavik.

Day 5

Approx. distance: 50 km / 30 miles
Approx. duration: 45min

Head back towards Keflavik airport. Drive Reykjanes peninsula with view of moss covered lava fields, mountains and volcanic craters on one hand and the sea view on the other. Once you arrive at the airport you will return your car rental before checking in at the airport.

Price Includes:

  • Rental car Kia Picanto or similar for 4 days (with unlimited KM, "Collision Damage Waiver", "theft waiver", Personal Accident Insurance and tax).
  • Katla Ice Cave Tour
  • Jökulsárlón zodiac boat tour
  • Snowmobile tour on Langjökull glacier
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in a double/twin room with breakfast included.
  • Detailed itinerary.

Price doesn't Include:

  • International airfare
  • Dining
  • Beverages
  • Travellers insurance
  • Gasoline/Petrol
  • Driving-Related Fees
  • Porterage at airport and hotels
  • Guaranteed early check-in or late check-out
  • Optional upgrade, tours and activities.
  • Any service not specifically listed under “included”

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

South Coast Glacier Adventure
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kr.147.900 Per Person
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Trip Facts

  • Rental car
  • 2
  • 2* hotel