Snaefellsnes 12 hour Private Tour

Snæfellsnes is famous for the glacier Snæfellsjokull, portrayed in the story Journey to the center of the earth by Jules Verne. Snæfellsjokull is believed to have special energy powers. Places to visit and see are Arnarstapi, Hellnar, Þúfubjarg cliff, Snæfellsnes National Park Station Malarrif, Snæfellsjokull, Saxholar Crater, Kirkjufell.
Vatnshellir lava cave is optional for those that want to explore the lava from inside, (admission is not included), see If you want to explore Vatnshellir make a reservation for 3pm (15:00) to suit our schedule. Make sure to tell your guide at the start of the tour about your booking.

Snæfellsnes is a rich source of photo opportunities.

Season: All Year

Duration: Approx. 12 hours

Pick Up Time: 8 am

Pick up at your accommodation in Reykjavik Metro

Max passengers: 7

Level: Easy

Travel in a comfortable 7 passenger 4x4 Full Size SUV with a Certified Local Guide/Driver

Free pick-up/drop-off at your accommodation in Reykjavík Metro.
Meals or refreshments are not included. Bring your own water bottle.
Dress according to weather.
In Iceland it is always smart to dress in warm and waterproof clothes, weather changes are swift so expect the unexpected.
Bring a waterproof jacket and pants, headwear and gloves. Water resistant walking shoes are recommended.
Choose your hotel or guesthouse on the list in the booking procedure.
If your hotel or guesthouse is not on the list, you can choose the location nearest you and be there at the time of pick up OR you can contact us (preferable) by e-mail and tell us where you want to be picked up.
All information regarding your booking is included on your booking ticket you receive in e-mail.
Tour operator: Iceland Locations ehf.

Pick up and drop off for day tours 

Pick up is on time. Please be ready in time for your pick up in front of your hotel or guesthouse or at the BUS Stop you chose when making the reservation.
Drop can be after indicated arrival time due to the location of your accommodation and during winter return times can vary due to weather conditions. Please let the Driver/Guide know at the beginning of the tour of any appointments that may be affected by the arrival time.


Tours and services are dependant on currency fluctuation and other services, After the tour has been paid, the charge will not change unless the customer asks for extended time and it is approved by the driver/guide.


Tours are guided in English.


Bring suitable clothing for the Icelandic exterior, warm and water resistant, water resistant walking shoes, hat and gloves. This is for your own comfort while exploring the exterior sites.
On Northern Light Tours, bring extra warm clothing so you can be outside for extended time in the cold Icelandic Night.

Food & beverages

Kindly limit consumption of food to “snack type foods” (candy, chips, cookies etc.). All food items that make a mess in the car if spilled are not accepted in the car. Only beverages in covered containers are allowed on board.


Iceland Locations ehf. reserves the right to change routes, itineraries or time schedules without prior warning, should the necessity arise. No liability is accepted for losses or expenses due to delays or changes of arrival or departure of flights or other services, injury, sickness, accident, strikes, damage, negligence, weather, war or other causes outside the control of Iceland Locations ehf.. All such losses and expenses are the personal liability of the traveller.


Online Payments with Credit cards from Mastercard & Visa are accepted. There is no charge or service fee for processing credit card payments.


All cancellations must be made in writing and should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If it is not possible for you to send us your cancellation via email, please contact us by phone (+354 897-0899) and send us a text to that phone number including your name and number of reservation. Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to tour departure will be charged in full.


Tours purchased are refunded when requested more than 24 hours prior to departure. Once a tour or service has started no refunds are available.


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Additional Info

  • Price: USD 1,119



Note for multi-day tours and tours not listed here:
We are very flexible. Please send us a post with your requirements regarding travel time, what you want to see and experience, and how and where you want to travel. We will make a customized itinerary and make you an offer for the tour, provided your time of travel fits our schedule.