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"Earth Sea & Fire"

Iceland Overland

We ride the famous Kjölur Route

Iceland Overland

12 DAY TOUR

Iceland Overland

Ride Iceland's Highlands

Iceland Overland

Scenery to boggle the mind!

Iceland Overland

OVERLAND Riding with Challenges

...an Unforgettable Ride!

ICELAND "Earth Sea & Fire"  - At a Glance

NEW ROUTE FOR 2018

Trip Style:

MOTORCYCLE OVERLAND

Duration:

12 Days / 11 Nights 

Distance Covered:

2263 kms /  1373 miles (approximately)

Riding Difficulty: 

MODERATE / DIFFICULT

You are an experienced rider and confident riding your own motorcycle (with luggage) on tarmac, gravel tracks, and easy river crossings

Terrain:

70% Paved roads / 30% Gravel Tracks
Our Overland tour rides through some very remote mountain areas which have short sections of difficult riding (ie. volcanic ash & rocky terrain) and it is for this reason the tour is rated Moderate to Difficult.

Our route is a mixture of quiet tarmac roads and remote gravel roads. Interior roads are a combination of gravel tracks, mud, and volcanic ash. There are a few easy river crossings.

For a tour primarily on Tarmac roads please see Iceland Motorcycle ROAD Tour "Ring of Fire"

Suitable Bikes:

This OVERLAND tour is suitable for any dual sport motorcycle 250cc upwards (examples CRF250L, DRZ400, CRF1000L Africa Twin, Triumph 800, BMW 800GS, BMW 1200GS, KTM 690-R, KTM 1190-Adventure, etc)

Tour Ref:

ICELAND-MC-OVERLAND-EARTH-SEA-FIRE

DATES & PRICES:

17 - 28 July 2018 - SPACES (!! NB: Booking Deadline Thursday 01 March 2018) 

20 - 31 July 2018 - SPACES - (!! NB: Booking Deadline Thursday 01 March 2018) 

16 - 27 July 2019 - SPACES

We will schedule a tour for your group - please contact us for details and pricing

We use Hotel & Guest House accommodation on this Overland Tour - We do NOT camp!

Click here to see Accommodation Photos & Details

Rider: £3790 using own motorcycle

Pillion: Sorry no pillions on this Overland Tour

Deposit: £500
 
Single Supplement: £1550
 
Motorcycle Hire: Sorry motorcycle hire not available for this Overland Tour
 
All prices are in £ Pounds Sterling (GBP) unless otherwise indicated and based on two persons sharing a room

A Note on our Iceland Tour Prices

It is no secret that Iceland is an expensive holiday destination!

However there is no other place on Earth offering such an incredible riding experience with magical  landscapes shaped by fire and ice.

When comparing our tours to other operators please keep in mind John & Brigitte have been leading tours in Iceland for the past 5 years and they lead all tours - we do not subcontract out our tours.

A note on Accommodation - we do NOT camp & we do NOT use bunkhouses.

  • For our 12-day Overland (Offroad) Tour All accommodation is in comfortable Guest houses and Hotels and most with ensuite facilities.
  • For our 12-Day Road Tour All accommodation is in comfortable Guest houses and Hotels and most with ensuite facilities.
  • For our 7-Day Fly & Hire Tour All accommodation is in the Luxury Hotels - the best Iceland has to offer!
Iceland Motorcycle OVERLAND - "Earth Sea & Fire"

 

NEW ROUTE FOR 2018! An Exciting Motorcycle OVERLAND Tour in Iceland. ALL accommodation is in comfortable Hotels & Guest Houses.

Explore Iceland riding your own motorcycle on virtually traffic free roads taking in the exciting gravel tracks of the remote Western Fjords and the incomparable wilderness and natural wonders of Iceland's interior...

Wildcat Adventures is the first UK based operator to offer Road & Overland Motorbike Tours in Iceland personally researched by John & Brigitte and led by us. We do not subcontract any of our tours!

TOUR SUMMARY

Iceland is situated on the Arctic Circle  - a land of Earth Sea & Fire where the forces of nature have created a unique landscape for Adventure Overland Motorcycle riding.

Glaciers, volcanoes, lava flows, geysers, hot springs, and spectacular waterfalls.

We explore the island on virtually traffic free roads taking in the exciting gravel tracks of the remote Western Fjords and the incomparable wilderness and natural wonders of Iceland's interior.

A route designed by John Fulton from experience gained over 30 Years leading adventure tours.

Our tour has been fully researched and personally ridden by John & Brigitte - as with all our tours, it is run & supported by Wildcat Adventures and led by John & Brigitte.

 

Highlights & Map

Highlights & Map

Our tour starts and ends in Reykjavik - the most northerly capital city in the world. 

We would be happy to provide you with Flight information - please contact us

  • Reykjavik - explore the most northerly capital city in the world with its vibrant nightlife and culture

  • Spectacular mountain and coastal scenery

  • Traverse the famous Kjolur Highland Route 35 through the middle of Iceland

  • The spectacular roads & tracks of the remote Western Fjords with its old whaling ports

  • Wilderness riding in the interior on remote tracks - the classic Kjolur Route

  • Abundance of bird life - "Puffin Ville"

  • Golden beaches of Snaefellsnes Peninsula

  • Snaefellsjokull Glacier

  • Myvatn Lake - The lake was created by a large basaltic lava eruption 2300 years ago - a lake rich in flora & fauna

  • Godafoss (waterfall of the Gods)

  • Gullfoss (Golden Falls)

  • Active Geysers (Strokkur)

  • Rift between the North American and European Tectonic Plates

  • Vatnajokull Glacier (the largest in Europe) - spectacular setting in the series Games of Thrones' Beyond the Wall setting

  • Langajokull & Hofsjokull Glaciers

  • Dettifoss - the most powerful waterfall in Europe

  • Geothermal pools

  • Hot springs

  • Arctic Fox Centre

  • Cultural and Folk Museums

  • Witchcraft Museum

  • UNESCO World Heritage-listed Thingvellir National Park

  • optional whale watching boat trip

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