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Cycle Southern Iceland

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Cycle Southern Iceland - Exodus Travels
Cycle Southern Iceland - Exodus Travels
Excellent
3 reviews
Starts
Reykjavik
+10 Destinations
South Iceland
Ends
Reykjavik
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Highlights

  • Visit the Skogafoss Waterfall
  • Stay overnight in a mountain hut
  • Discover the famous Thingvellir
  • Wander the streets of Reykjavik
Age range
16 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Bicycle
Start and end in Reykjavik! With the bicycle tour Cycle Southern Iceland, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Reykjavik, Iceland and 10 other destinations in Iceland. Cycle Southern Iceland includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

3 Reviews

  • Cycle Southern Iceland reviewer 1
    Written on August 27, 2013
    5.0 - Excellent

    This was a brilliant holiday. you see the key sites in Iceland combined with great cycling on nice bikes. What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The vast waterfalls, the geysers, the trip out to the mountain lodge. but the most inspirational... Read more

  • Cycle Southern Iceland reviewer 2
    Written on August 20, 2013
    4.0 - Good

    Stunning scenery, challenging weather, friendly Icelanders.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The scenery is truly pre-historic. No wonder NASA trained for the moon landing there.The hot springs at Eldja. What did you think of your group... Read more

  • Cycle Southern Iceland reviewer 3
    Written on October 6, 2012
    5.0 - Excellent

    This was a fantastic week full of fantastic landscapes; which highlighted a wonderful way to experience Iceland.  Our tour leader was fantastic, very aware of the group capabilities and adjusting our adventure as needed if needed.What was the most... Read more

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Reykjavik.
  2. Day 2: Drive from Reykjavik to Krisuvik hot springs, ride the south coast of the Reykjanes Peninsula to Selfoss.
  3. Day 3: Drive to Seljalandsfoss Waterfall at the foothills of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano. Ride to Skogafoss Waterfall and on Solheimajokull Glacier; overnight at farmhouse.
  4. Day 4: Ride along south coast to Vik past sandy plains of glacial silt, to the Skafta glacial river; transfer to Fjallabak area and mountain hut.
  5. Day 5: Transfer to Eldgja through the spectacular Fjallabak region; ride down the Thjorsardalur valley, stopping en route at traditional 'sod' farmhouse.
  6. Day 6: Ride through farmland up to Gullfoss waterfall and on to Geysir and Laugarvatn.
  7. Day 7: Drive to Thingvellir N.P.; ride western side of Lake Thingvellir, across Mt Hengill and down to Reykjavik, stopping to visit thermal pools on the way.
  8. Day 8: End Reykjavik.

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

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Videos

  • Cycle Southern Iceland
  • Exodus People - Kristjan's Story
  • Iceland: The Ultimate Travel Guide
  • Western Europe Travel Guide
Cycle Southern Iceland

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • How many kilometres of cycling does the tour have? Is it for beginners or intermediate?

    The trip is for intermediate. Here's the Cycling profile:
    Daily distance in km/miles:

    Day 2
    70.0km/43.5miles

    Day 3
    70.0km/43.5miles

    Day 4
    70.0km/43.5miles

    Day 5
    40.0km/24.9miles

    Day 6
    75.0km/46.6miles

    Day 7
    60.0km/37.3miles

    Number of days cycling: 6
    Pace: Approximately 4-6 hours cycling per day
    Terrain: Low altitude; 90% tarmac, 10% easy gravel

  • Is there a fitness level requirement for this trip?

    You must be moderately fit and have an interest in remote or challenging environments. Some previous experience is required for activity based trips.

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About the countries

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Location
Start and end in Reykjavik.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Exodus Travels to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Exodus Travels booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 February 2019 the full payment of $0 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $0 for Cycle Southern Iceland, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Exodus Travels tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 404 km.
  • Reykjavik (Iceland)
  • 49 km
  • Selfoss (Iceland)
  • 61 km
  • Seljalandsfoss (Iceland)
  • 26 km
  • Skogafoss (Iceland)
  • 8 km
  • Solheimajokull (Iceland)
  • 22 km
  • Vik (Iceland)
  • 64 km
  • Eldgjá (Iceland)
  • 83 km
  • Gullfoss Waterfall (Iceland)
  • 13 km
  • Geysir (Iceland)
  • 19 km
  • Laugarvatn (Iceland)
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