Snaefellsnes Peninsula Small Group Tour
Mystical tour to the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, which is the stage of the Jules Verne novel "Journey to the Centre of the Earth". After your tour enters Snaefellsnes peninsula, you’ll stop by Ytri-Tunga Farm where you might spot local wildlife such as seals and seabirds at the beach. Next up is a visit to Arnarstapi village where you’ll take a walk to view the extraordinary landscape along the shoreline. The will take a lunch break in Arnarstapi where you can find various dining options. Next, the tour continues to Djupalonssandur, a tranquil, black-pebbled beach that offers beautiful views out to the sea. You’ll also discover fascinating history that lies in Snæfellsjokull National Park, close to where Jules Verne located the starting point for his novel Journey to the Centre of the Earth. Leaving Djupalonssandur you’ll travel past breathtaking landscapes to the north coast of Snaefellsnes peninsula to Grundarfjordur fishing village. Surrounded by exceptionally beautiful mountains, Grundarfjordur is home to one of the peninsula‘s most iconic and photographed landmarks, the symmetrical mountain Kirkjufell. After Grundarfjordur, your route leads across the Berserkjahraun lava fields that, according to Viking legends, was where two Swedish berserkers forged Iceland‘s first road and over to the south side of the peninsula through Vatnaleid pass.
Highlights: Berserkjahraun lava fields, Mt Kirkjufell, Snaefellsjokull glacier (sightseeing), Black beach at Djupalonssandur, Arnarstapi fishing village, Budarkirkja, the black church Ytri Tunga beach.
Departure: daily. Includes: guide, minibus, lunch,pick-up and drop-off.
Please note: Youth rate (12-17): 84 USD. Child rate (0-11): free of charge.
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