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From Reykjavik: Snæfellsnes Day Tour and Home Cooked Meal

Activity provider: EastWest

From Reykjavik: Snæfellsnes Day Tour and Home Cooked Meal

Activity provider: EastWest
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From US$ 171.98 per person

Explore the lunar landscapes and volcanic vistas of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula on this day trip from Reykjavik. Enjoy a tasty home-cooked lunch at a local horse ranch.

About this activity

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Duration 11 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick-up and drop-off services are from all hotels in the greater Reykjavik area. However, hotels located in the downtown Reykjavik area use designated tour bus stops. Locate your nearest bus stop at www.busstop.is if this applies.

Experience

Highlights
  • See the amazing sights of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  • Experience "Iceland in Miniature" as the peninsula is often called
  • Enjoy a home-cooked meal of local food at a horse ranch
  • Admire Mt. Kirkjufell - the arrowhead mountain
  • Marvel at volcanic craters, lava fields, and more
Full description

Explore the terrains of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula on a guided day trip from Reykjavik. Marvel at the lunar landscapes and volcanic vistas as you head towards the Snæfellsjökull glacier. After, regain your strength with a home-cooked lunch.

See the ice cap across the bay as you depart Reykjavik. Feel the energy and admire your mystical surroundings, said to be the "Center of the Earth." Tour volcanic craters, lava fields, hidden coves, bizarre rock formations, and listen to local legends and folk stories from your guide.

Continue to a nearby horse ranch and tuck into a home-cooked meal. After, be returned to your accommodation in Reykjavik.

Includes
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • Wi-Fi on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Reykjavík
  • Home-cooked lunch at a horse ranch
  • Drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  Dress according to weather. Bring sturdy shoes and a camera
  •  The level of this tour is easy
  • This is a small group tour with a maximum of 16 participants
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 309 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

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Had an incredible day with our guide, Petra. She was very knowledgeable, friendly, and even gave us Icelandic language lessons! The tour was well-paced, even with the short December daylight hours. My partner and I loved every minute of it: small groups, beautiful scenery, sagas, and more. At the end of the tour, Petra even offered restaurant suggestions for the rest of our visit. We followed one of her recommendations and it was FANTASTIC! Thanks for such a great adventure!

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December 5, 2021

A shame the weather was not brilliant so felt very reluctant to get out of the bus! Also felt that the windows steamed up so visibility was very poor from inside the vehicle! It was not until we did half the journey we realised why small buses were being used fir this trip. Also found the sound system very poor as could not understand nor heard the guide clearly

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March 15, 2020

Good tour but not the tour we had thought we had booked due to a breakdown of communication. Apparently East West had changed the itinery since we booked to include an extra two stops ( with increasing daylight hours). This was good but the home cooked diner which had had such good reviews had changed to a bread and soup lunch with a bit of swiss roll (not home made)...not that great and quite disappointing. I wish we had been informed about this beforehand as this was our last day in Iceland and would have been a nice end to the holiday. The 12 hour tour was completed in 10 hours probably due to the quick lunch .

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March 14, 2020

Product ID: 104654