Today, you can visit the golden beach of Rauðisandur and even relax in a natural hot pool at Vatnsfjörður nature reserve before taking the ferry over Breiðafjörður Bay to Snæfellsnes Peninsula.* Then you can set out to explore the unique landscapes around Snæfellsjökull glacier for the rest of the day. It is also possible to make a stopover and even spend the night on Flatey, a small island renowned for its birdlife.
Spend the night on Snæfellsnes peninsula or Flatey Island. (Note: only rooms with shared WC are available on Flatey; please contact your travel consultant if you would like to stay there.)
*In May and September, the Baldur ferry departs only in the evenings, so we recommend that you drive around the bay to Stykkishólmur village. The drive adds approximately 280 km / 173 miles to your journey
Driving distance approx. 150 km. / 93 mi.
NOTE: the ferry over Breiðafjörður bay does not operate 1st - 20th of May. If your travel dates fall on this period we can modify your itinerary accordingly.