This self escorted itinerary takes you through the
valleys of Borgarfjordur to
cross the Holtavorduheidi plateau to Northern Iceland past Bru, the
crossroads for Strandir and the Westfjords. Continue to Holmavik,
on the inner
reaches of Steingrim's bay, backed by high rocky
outcrops, where you find the fishing and
trading village Holmavik.
Steingrimsfjardarheidi to the magnificent Westfjords. They feature the
magical and dramatic scenery of Europe’s westernmost shores and the
South-Fiords' regions to
Reykholar and the trading village Budardalur. Enjoy
the classic sights and scenes of Iceland before returning to
Click on the map for
Day 1. Reykjavik - Stykkisholmur
- Ferry Baldur to Brjanslaekur
Leave Reykjavik and drive to
Stykkisholmur to board the ferry to
Brjanslaekur via island
Flatey for overnight
in the area.
Day 2: Brjanslaekur -
Latrabjarg - Isafjordur
Explore the spectacular region of
drive back to crossrods to head for Isafjordur,
or drive direct from Brjanslaekur to
then head for
Day 3: Isafjordur -Holmavik
overnight in the area.
Day 4: Holmavik - Reykjavik.
Leave Holmavik passing the
crossroads for Strandir and
and North Iceland to cross the Holtavorduheidi plateau
and drive through Borgarfjordur
Please note: You can
also backtrack this planner.
For information on road conditions, see
www.road.is or call the
Road Administration Information Line (+354) 1777