Self Drive: Iceland Super Short Break | Winter | Golden Circle, South Coast & Northern Lights

Don’t have time for a long visit but still want a taste of Iceland? Iceland Super Short Break tour offers you a visit to the most popular sightseeing destinations in Iceland on this super short vacation in Iceland!
Available: October - April
Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Minimum Age: No minimum age
Pick Up: From KEF airport / Reykjavik Hotels
Price From: ISK 42.900

Tour Highlights

✅ Affordable stop in Iceland
✅ Þingvellir National Park
✅ Geysir
✅ Hot Springs
✅ Gullfoss waterfall
✅ Volcanic crater
✅ South Iceland
✅ Seljalandsfoss waterfall
✅ Skógafoss
✅ Sólheimajökull glacier
✅ Village of Vík
✅ Black Sand Beach
✅ Dyrhólaey Promontory
✅ View the spectacular Northern Lights
✅ Reykjavík capital city of Iceland
✅ Accommodation with breakfast for 2 nights
✅ Rental car of your choice for 3 days

Planning on coming in the summer? Check out our summer version

Please Note: prices are per person and based on two people traveling together, staying in affordable accommodation and car type is Suzuki Jimny (4WD) or similar.
This tour is not available from December 20th to January 3rd.

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What´s Included

✅ Accommodation for 2 nights, including breakfast
✅ Rental car for 3 days of your choice / 4X4 car during winter
✅ CDW insurance
✅ Unlimited mileage
✅ GPS navigation
✅ Extra driver
✅ Fuel Discount card
✅ Pick up/Drop for the rental car at Keflavík International Airport
✅ A detailed itinerary with suggestions during your stay
✅ Personalized Icelandic roadmap
✅ 24/7 emergency phone line service
✅ Taxes and service fee
❌ Flight to and from Iceland
❌ Fuel expenses, parking fees, and additional insurance
❌ Personal travel insurance
❌ Optional activities (can be added)
❌ Any other services not mentioned in “Included” section

Tour Description

Don’t have time for a long visit but still want a taste of Iceland? Iceland Super Short Break tour offers you a visit to the most popular sightseeing destinations in Iceland in only 3 days!

Day 1: Velkomin til Íslands (Welcome to Iceland) and explore The Golden Circle

Visit the famous Golden Circle, the powerful Gullfoss waterfall, the 100 years old Geysir and the UNESCO World Heritage national park Þingvellir with an overnight stay in the South of Iceland.

Approximate driving distance: 230  km/ 143 miles
Overnight: South Iceland

Highlights: Golden Circle, Þingvellir National Park UNESCO World Heritage Site, Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir Hot Springs area, Kerið Volcanic Crater, Skálholt.

Day 2: Waterfalls, Glaciers and the Black Sand Beach

Drive to the well-known South Coast of Iceland, with its black sand beach, two amazing waterfalls and the Southernmost village in Iceland, Vík and much more! Then, after a full day of sightseeing, you head back to Reykjavik for your overnight stay.

Approximate driving distance: 330 km/ 205 miles
Overnight: Reykjavík area

Highlights: Eyfjafjallajökull Volcano, Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Gljúfrabúi waterfall, Sólheimajökull Glacier, Vík the southernmost village in Iceland, Reynisfjara black sand beach, Dyrhólaey Arch, Skógafoss Waterfall

Day 3: Sjáumst! (See you later!) – Blue Lagoon optional

After your wonderful short sightseeing break in Iceland, it’s time to go home. If your flight time allows we recommend a stop at the Blue Lagoon on your way to the airport! Please note that the entrance fee to the Blue Lagoon must be pre-booked.

Approximate driving distance: 50 km/ 31 miles

Highlights: Reykjavík City, Blue Lagoon

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