Iceland Self Drive

Iceland is ideal for a self drive holiday with uncluttered roads, magnificent scenery and the freedom to go as you please. Our flexible itineraries have been carefully researched to include the places we know visitors will enjoy and can be tailor made to suit you. With the convenience of pre-booked accommodation, self drive holidays are a great way to explore Iceland.

Summer - from 3-16 nights | Winter - from 2-10 nights


Self Drive Holidays in Iceland

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  • Volcanic Explorer
    Volcanic Explorer
    4 nights | Year round
    This exciting short break provides a glimpse of the fiery side of Iceland, with a liberal splattering of impressive waterfalls and magnificent glaciers. Focusing on the south-west corner of the island, one action packed day follows another. from £458
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  • Killer Whales and Northern Lights Self Drive
    Killer Whales and Northern Lights Self Drive
    3 nights | 15 Dec - 30 Mar
    This short break is based in the charming village of Grundarfjordur on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, where during winter killer whales come into the bay to feed on herring. Aimed at the independent traveller, stay in comfortable Guesthouse Grundarfjordur on a self-caterin... from £343
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  • Northern Lights at Glymur
    Northern Lights at Glymur
    3 nights | Sep - Apr
    Based at charming Hotel Glymur in West Iceland, this self drive offers the chance to explore at leisure. Take in the delights of Snaefellsnes and the Golden Circle and hopefully enjoys displays of the aurora across picturesque Hvalfjordur. from £337
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  • West Iceland Escape at Glacier Lodge
    West Iceland Escape at Glacier Lodge
    3, 4, 7 nights | Year round
    Escape to West Iceland on a relaxing break at the stylish Glacier Lodge, a 3-bedroom self-catering cottage exclusive to Discover the World. Located on the rugged Snaefellsnes Peninsula this modern lodge offers impressive views over the bay and towards the distinctive co... from £379
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  • Aurora Nights Self Drive
    Aurora Nights Self Drive
    3 nights | September to March
    This classic self drive holiday, based at Hotel Ranga, lets you explore the spectacular landscapes of the south west at your own pace or choose from a selection of optional excursions such as horse riding and glacier hiking. from £352
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  • Aurora Retreat Self Drive
    Aurora Retreat Self Drive
    4 nights | November - March
    Enjoy a relaxing self-drive winter getaway on Iceland's picturesque Snaefellsnes Peninsula staying at the charming Hotel Budir. Located in view of the stunning Snaefellsjokull glacier and with amazing sea views, this is the perfect place to unwind and explore this beaut... from £549
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  • Golden Circle Winter Self Drive
    Golden Circle Winter Self Drive
    4 nights | Oct - Apr
    Offering excellent value, this short break lets you explore and truly savour the iconic 'Golden Circle' - Iceland's fabulous trio of natural wonders. Stay one night at Reykjavik before heading out to countryside, staying '3 nights for the price of 2' at Hotel Geysir! from £345
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  • Reykjavik Explorer
    Reykjavik Explorer
    4 nights | Year Round
    This independent Reykjavik-based trip is aimed at those wishing to take a short break to explore the capital and the wealth of natural wonders on its doorstep, without the need to join group excursions or to change accommodation. Get a taste of Iceland with the freedom ... from £287
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  • Iceland Backroads Mini Tour
    Iceland Backroads Mini Tour
    5 nights | Mid June - Mid September
    Explore Iceland's wilder side on this 4x4 self drive adventure taking in rugged volcanic landscapes, remote and scenic coastlines, sweeping glaciers and beautiful waterfalls. Take in some of the country's most celebrated sites as well as hidden gems. With our insider ti... from £869
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  • New Year in Reykjavik and Aurora Nights
    New Year in Reykjavik and Aurora Nights
    6 nights | 30 Dec 2014
    Celebrate the arrival of the New Year as an amazing night of fireworks lights up Iceland's capital, before exploring the beautiful south coast and staying at the much acclaimed Hotel Ranga in the south west of the country; thanks to its remote location, this is a brilli... from £825
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  • Birding in Iceland Self Drive
    Birding in Iceland Self Drive
    7 nights | Jun - Aug
    A visit to Iceland which includes a fully guided day tour around Lake Myvatn will be of particular interest to bird watchers, with the added bonus of nearby Husavik being Europe's whale watching capital! Gyrfalcons and ptarmigan are often spotted in the North's Jokulsa... from £1,083
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  • Essential Iceland
    Essential Iceland
    7 nights | Year Round
    This itinerary offers the opportunity to visit some of the island’s best-known natural wonders in the scenic south: waterfalls, historic Thingvellir, geysers, hot springs, mighty glaciers and icecaps to name a few, which are simply stunning no matter what the season. Yo... from £570
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  • Journey to the Centre of the Earth
    Journey to the Centre of the Earth
    7 nights | Year Round
    This itinerary takes in many of the stunning natural wonders visited on the Southern Explorer but in addition, it travels around the beautiful and dramatic west coast with its imposing volcano and icecap, Snaefellsjokull. Whatever time of the year you visit, you can be ... from £659
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  • Iceland Connoisseur
    Iceland Connoisseur
    7 nights | Year round
    This varied and exciting itinerary focuses on four charming and inviting countryside hotels, ideally located in the south and west of the island, with easy access to outstanding scenery and places of interest. You will also spend one night at a hotel located in Iceland'... from £773
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  • Circle Iceland in a Week
    Circle Iceland in a Week
    7 nights | May - Sep
    For those with limited time, but a desire to see as much of Iceland as possible, this fast paced itinerary circles the country and takes in all the key highlights of this incredible country. Enjoy a daily overdose of sensational scenery from stunning coastlines to infam... from £690
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  • Family Explorer the Icelandic Way
    Family Explorer the Icelandic Way
    9 nights | Year round
    For a family or a group of friends looking for complete freedom to self-cater, and locations convenient for exploring the enchanting Icelandic countryside, there is no better option than to choose a summerhouse. This is how Icelanders themselves commonly enjoy their own... from £1,051
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  • National Parks and Natural Wonders
    National Parks and Natural Wonders
    10 nights | May - September
    Discover magnificent scenery in three of Iceland’s national parks across the country, among them Vatnajokull, the largest in Europe. Moon-like volcanoes and brooding grey deserts contrast with shimmering icecaps, vibrant green valleys, peaceful fjords, sleepy fishing vi... from £1,107
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  • Iceland Backroads
    Iceland Backroads
    14 nights | July - August
    Explore the wilder side of Iceland and witness rugged volcanic landscapes, remote and scenic fjords, glaciers and icebergs as well as many of the island’s most beautiful waterfalls, on arguably our most exciting itinerary. And with our insider tips, you’ll be exploring ... from £2,299
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  • Iceland Hike and 4WD Explorer
    Iceland Hike and 4WD Explorer
    14 nights | July - August
    This is a unique itinerary for those who like to travel on the wild side. With a 4WD vehicle you’ll have all you need to discover volcanic and geothermal wonders, mountain and fjords and the less-travelled parts of Iceland. We also include an escorted hiking excursion f... from £2,354
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  • Around Iceland
    Around Iceland
    14 nights | April to October
    Travel the full circle around Iceland and prepare for an overdose of sensational scenery. As each day unfolds, you’ll be amazed at the variety of experiences that this beautiful island can offer. And, exploring at a leisurely pace, you’ll have time to enjoy it all. from £1,129
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  • Iceland Odyssey
    Iceland Odyssey
    16 nights | May to August
    Combine some of the best of Iceland’s awe-inspiring scenery with a selection of its quaint and quirky hotels on this fantastic circular tour. This holiday is all about enjoying the true culture and hospitality of Iceland’s people and its stunning nature - from Myrdalsjo... from £2,099
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