This itinerary suggestion for a 3 days self escorted tour, covers the Snaefellsnes peninsula with view to the glacier Snaefell Glacier. Drive to Grundarfjordur to Stykkisholmur then to Budardalur. Then set the course southward over Brattabrekka to Borgarfiord and stop in the Rekholt and Husafell area, before returning to the capital Reykjavik.
Day 1: Borgarfjordur-Olafsvik.
The Snaefellsnes peninsula offers many fascinating sights such as Glacier Snaefellsjokull, Budir, Arnarstapi and Hellnar then drive to Hellissandur and Rif. Overnight in Olafsvik area.
Day 2: Olafsvik-Stykkisholmur.
Use the day to explore Snaefellsnes. From Olafsvik drive via Grundarfiord to Stykkisholmur. Overnight in the area.
Day 3: Stykkisholmur-Budardalur-Reykjavik
From Stykkisholmur you drive to Budardalur. Then set the course southward over Brattabrekka to Borgarfiord and stop in Reykholt and Husafell, before returning to the capital Reykjavik.
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