6-Day Self Drive Hot Springs Van Tour
Duration: 6 days Super Easy Great way to thoroughly explore west iceland
Why we love this tour
You'll drive your custom-tailored van, travel through Iceland according to a pre-made itinerary and relax in the most wonderful hot springs!
- Drive a fully equipped automatic 4X4 camper van
- Simply follow the itinerary filled with arranged activities, campsites, and more!
- Perfect match for first-time travelers in Iceland or those who prefer to explore Iceland with friends or family
- 1122 km and 55 stops in 6 days!
About the experience:
Think no further, we'll take care of your entire Iceland trip! We guarantee that you will receive a fully equipped 4X4 camper van, as well as a carefully planned vacation itinerary complete with planned activities, campsites, and more! All you have to do now is book this vacation package and pack your luggage for Iceland!
This vacation package is for people who like to travel alone and/or privately. It's ideal for first-time visitors to Iceland or those who want to see the country with their friends or family. Discover Iceland's most famous hot springs and geothermal areas, as you travel on roadway of landmarks and take in the gorgeous scenery.
Your campervan, daily itinerary, and activities - are all carefully selected by our CampEasy team.
Our high-quality CampEasy camper vans are comfortable and safe and specially made for traveling around Iceland. When in our office, our agents will guide you through every detail regarding utilizing the equipment and camper's features so you can operate it with ease. This vacation package includes the best fitting camper - our signature Easy Clever 4X4 X automatic, the "eXperienced" version of our 3-person, Easy Clever campervan. It is fully fitted and comes with all the bells and whistles but has some mileage on it and minor wear and tear.
The Easy Clever X takes you so much further with the larger tires, raised chassis, and a 4X4 drive. It also comes equipped with a mounted spare tire on the back for easy access. Like with all our campers, the Easy Clever X comes outfitted with all the equipment you need for an extended road trip around or into the highlands of Iceland. This campervan ensures that you will be able to reach and see all that you desire on your adventure. The Easy Clever X is insulated with our signature Full Insulation approach, which makes camping comfortable throughout all the seasons and temperatures.
In this campervan, you will find equipment like thick duvets, cook/kitchenware, compressor fridge, quality stove, charging station, running water, inverter, BBQ + gas, table + two chairs, parking sensors, post-collision braking, park distance control, mobile phone interface and much, much more!
Day 1 : Reykjanesbær and Geldingardalur Volcano
CampEasy - Reykjanes Peninsula - Hveragerði (Distance: 154 km, 13 stops)
Welcome to Iceland! Our included shuttle service will pick you up from the airport or your stay in Keflavik and bring you to our CampEasy office, located in Selvík 5 Reykjanesbær. Here, we will set up your journey itinerary, introduce you to the camper and its facilities and personalize the Easy Guide tablet. While waiting for all of that or in case of the early morning – we have hot coffee drinks to cheer you up!
After having collecting your campervan, you can start your journey in Iceland! Should your arrival flight allows it, you might be able to see landmarks such as the Geldingardalur Volcano, Gigvatnsvatn, Gunnuhver Hot Spring, or the Bridge Between Continents.
Day 2 : Golden Circle and its wonders
Hveragerði - Golden Circle - Þingvell (Distance: 209 km, 8 stops)
Your itinerary takes you to Gullfoss, Geysir, where you encounter some of the unique Icelandic sites in the country. But before that, you make friends with Icelandic horses at Hveragerdi, and you might even like to taste a delicious tomato soup made from fresh Icelandic tomatoes! (not included in the general price). Next, you take a long and relaxing soak in the geothermal waters of the Secret Lagoon, the oldest swimming pool in Iceland, which was built in 1891.
Day 3 : Borgarfjordur fjord and its waterfalls
Þingvellir - Borgarfjörður - Búðardalur (Distance: 243 km, 9 stops)
Today, you complete the famous Golden Circle visit with Thingvellir National Park and Öxará. Next, you see two breathtaking waterfalls in the Borgarfjordur area, Hraunfossar and Barnafoss, and visit Reykholt, one of the most important historical sites in Iceland. You finish the day by spending some time in the natural geothermal bath and spa, Krauma.
Day 4 : Snæfellsnes Peninsula
Búðardalur -South Snæfellsnes - Akranes (Distance: 374 km, 14 stops)
Start the day by visiting the wonders of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, which has so much to offer you! On the road, you see the stunning Sugandisey Cliff at Stykkishólmur and Saxhóll, an extinct volcanic crater. The iconic mountain Kirkjufell and the nearby waterfall are the most recognized landmarks of West Iceland. Next, you explore the Vatnshellir Cave formed 8 000 years ago.
Day 5 : Reykjavik - Capital City
Akranes - Reykjavik area - Reykjavik campsite (Distance: 89 km, 8 stops)
Today, you visit the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik, where you stop at the Perlan Museum, Aurora show, Harpa, the Music & Conference Hall, Hallgrímskirkja Church, and the famous Sun Voyager sculpture right by the seashore. You then visit an original ice bar, Magic Ice Reykjavik, where you sit on blocks of ice! In the evening, you dip in the warm waters of the Sky Lagoon.
Day 6 : Departure
Reykjavik - Blue Lagoon - CampEasy (Distance: 87 km, 3 stops)
Should you have time on your departure day, we recommend visiting FlyOver Iceland, where you can see Icelandic landmarks from bird view (admission not included in the general price). Don´t miss out on the famous Icelandic geothermal spa, the Blue Lagoon! The iconic milky-blue water site is a must-see place in Iceland!
Once in CampEasy offices, you warm up with hot drinks, check out the souvenirs or share your memories of your trip with us! We would love to hear from you! Our shuttle service can take you to the Keflavik International airport or your hotel accommodation in Keflavik town.
Need to know before you go
What do I need to bring?
- Winter Jacket with removable layers – Waterproof shell and warm thermal layer
- Fleece layer
- Warm merino shirts/thermals
- Waterproof hiking pants
- Thick wool socks
- Hiking boots
- Sunglasses + Hat
- Camera gear
- Warm polar fleeces, two-layer
- Thermal underwear
- Insulated hiking or ski pants
- Thick warm wool socks
- Crampons (available at CampEasy)
- Warm scarf + Insulated Hat
- Insulated mittens or gloves
- Moisturizer + Lip balm
- Valid credit card and driver's license
Some advices from the CampEasy Team:
- Pack sensibly. There is not a lot of space for luggage in the camper.
- It’s better to have soft bags rather than hard case bags.
- Bring warm clothes with you. We never know what the weather is going to be like.
- Thick socks and boots. Good boots.
- Remember to bring a good mood and a happy smile!
- Please be aware that your itinerary may have to be rearranged to better fit your arrival date and time.
Rules to activities that may apply to you:
- Horseback Riding Tour - weight limit is 120kg; all personal riding equipment should be disinfected before coming to Iceland
- Vatnshellir Cave Visit - minimum age limit is 5 years old
- Secret Lagoon - Children 8 years old or younger need to wear inflatable swim armbands
- Sky Lagoon - minimum age limit is 12 years old
- Blue Lagoon - minimum age limit is 2 years old
- FlyOver Iceland - children must be at least 102cm
Please be aware that your itinerary may have to be rearranged to better fit your arrival date and time.
If you are returning outside of business hours, you will need to take a taxi to your next point (airport). There is no additional charge to use our shuttle. However, charges apply for taking a taxi. Our opening hours are 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
If the customer does not cancel their booking at the latest 24 hours before the tour starts and does not show up, we reserve 100% of the total amount of the paid tour; customer is not entitled to any refund. In case the booking is cancelled at the latest 24 hours before the tour starts, no cancellation fee will be applied.
Selvík 5, 230 Keflavík, Iceland
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