Day 1: The Borgarfjörður Region, Viking Settlement and Waterfalls
Arrive early morning and pick up the car at the airport and drive to the Borgarfjörður Region. Spend the the day in the Borgarfjörður valley, famous for its sagas of the Viking time. Here you find Deildartunguhver, Europe's most powerful hot spring. Continue to Hraunfossar and Barnafoss waterfalls. There are several museums in the area such as the Icelandic settlement museum in Borgarnes, Snorrastofa culture and history exhibition in Reykholt, the home of Snorri Sturluson, Iceland´s most famous Saga writers. and Hvanneyri Farm Machinery Museum.
Visit Húsafell, where you can take a tour into a Glacier. At Húsafell served a priest in the 18. century, who was reputed for having exorcised 80 ghosts which had all been sent from the Hornstrandir region in the far northwest.
Overnight in the area.
Optional Tour: Into the Glacier, price $199 per person