This 6-day non-guided self-drive tour is the ultimate highland adventure, crossing Iceland via both Kjölur and Sprengisandur mountain roads.
Want to experience Iceland off the beaten path? On this tour you cross the island twice – over the famous Kjölur and Sprengisandur mountain roads. These are some of the most scenic routes in Iceland and only accessible by powerful 4×4 vehicles. You will enjoy beautiful mountain ranges, hot spring areas, isolated highland gems and famous sights.
Day 1 Arrival and explore the capital – Overnight in Reykjavik
Day 2 The Golden Circle – Overnight in South Iceland
Day 3 Kjölur mountain road – Overnight Hveravellir
Day 4 Kjölur mountain road – Overnight North Iceland
Day 5 Highlights of North Iceland – Overnight Mývatn area
Day 6 Sprengisandur mountain road – Overnight in the area
Day 7 Landmannalaugar – Overnight Reykjavik
Day 8 Departure
Available from May 15th to October 15th.
Vehicle pick up: In the morning of day-2 at Arctic Trucks HQ in Reykjavík
Vehicle drop off: In the evening of day-7 at Arctic Trucks HQ in Reykjavík
Bring with you: Your driver license and credit card to fill out the car rental agreement
Included: AT38 Hilux/Navara vehicle for 6 days, hotel accommodation with breakfast for 5-nights, self-catering sleeping bag accommodation for 2-nights, detailed itinerary with program suggestions and personalized map
Excluded: Guide, fuel, meals, anything not specified in the included section
Please contact us for further details or your custom tailored itinerary.
Insurances: All drivers need to sign a car rental contract before the trip starts. Self-risk is 3000 EUR. Please read all the details of the contract before starting the trip.
Please contact us for full quoting and we can arrange a car-rental and an itinerary according to your wishes.
Extra Driver: Included
Unlimited kilometers: Included
Rope, shovel, tow eye, tire gauge: Included
Terms of Payment
A deposit of 20% of the tour price is required at the confirmation of booking if not agreed differently. We recommend at this time all passengers take out comprehensive travel insurance.
Full payment (less deposit) shall reach Arctic Trucks at least 4 weeks prior to the arrival of guests. In case of further delay on payments, Arctic Trucks will reserve the right to treat this as a cancellation and withdraw its confirmation of the services.
For group bookings we require full payment 6 weeks before the arrival of the group.
10% of the price of your tour is non-refundable.
If you cancel with more than four weeks notice you will be refunded 90% of the trip price.
If you cancel with less than four weeks in advance and you will be refunded 50% of the trip price.
If you cancel with less than seven days notice no refund will be given.
If you cancel a group booking on multi-day tour- the final name list needs to arrive 6 weeks before the trip starts. No refund after final name list has been received.