Experience some of the highlights of the Icelandic municipality of Breiddalur on this guided, 4-hour tour. Visit waterfalls, abandoned farms, and a local church, providing a peek into both the nature and culture of the area. Hotel and guesthouse pickup and drop-off in Breiddalur and Egilsstadir included.
This 4-hour tour travels around the beautiful valley of Breiddalur, which is surrounded by a magnificent mountain range. Visit waterfalls, abandoned farms, and a local church, providing a peek into both the nature and culture of the area. The tour begins with a drive into the Breiddalur valley, driving across an old bridge looking down into the crystal clear river in the canyon below. Next, stop by the beautiful waterfall Beljandi. Ride on rough tracks and drive across unbridged rivers to reach the destination.From there, go to the waterfall Flogufoss and hike a short way to get the best view. In Jorvik, visit abandoned farms, providing a glimpse into how typical Icelanders used to live in the late-19th to early 20th century. Enjoy this geological site, which is full of beautiful flora during the summertime.At the end of the journey, visit the local church, Heydalir, to learn more about the culture and history of the area.