Enjoy an authentic East Iceland Experience while docking in Djúpivogur. This shore excursion takes you to see the many hidden gems of East Iceland where you will get in touch with the secluded beauty of this remote area. During the day you will also gain a deeper insight into Icelandic culture and the rich history of the region.
This is a Super Jeep tour with a maximum of 6 passengers per car and a focus on a slow travel style and a local experience.
Check out further information here below.
Duration: 7 – 8 hours
Operated: From 1st of May to 30th of September
Meeting point: Djúpivogur Harbour
Minimum: 2 adults
Languages: English, Spanish, and Icelandic
What to bring:
– Warm clothing
– Good hiking shoes
– Water bottle
– Due to weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary, have longer journey time or cancellation of the tour.
– For a private version of this tour or if you are docking at a time not available in our booking service, send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Starting the excursion, we drive from Djúpivogur, East Iceland, into Fossárdalur, or the valley of waterfalls. From there we head over a rugged mountain road over to Breiðdalur valley where we will visit an abandoned farm and see two other wonderful waterfalls. We will also cross an unbridged river, get to know the small village of Breiðdalsvík where you can have lunch, before heading to Stöðvarfjörður village to visit Petra´s stone collection, one of the biggest private stone collections in the world (entrance fee included). On the way back to Djúpivogur we will visit the peaceful black sand beach Meleyri as well as the rugged Streiti coastline.