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Tour studied ad hoc by an expert geologist motorcyclist since ever, with 24 years of experience in Iceland. The Dream Touring is a dream that everyone can realize and with any type of motorcycle. The itinerary is designed to discover all the island’s natural wonders, including the fascinating Snaefellsnes peninsula and the majestic Westfjords. The road surface is perfectly asphalted and in excellent condition and the areas in rammed earth are accessible by any type of motorcycle. The step of the trip  is quiet and the daily stop are designed to have the necessary time to take photos, excursions and enjoy the views in complete tranquility. Geysers, waterfalls, glaciers, fjords, deserts, volcanoes, lakes, national parks, nature reserves and more whales, seals, horses, reindeers, birds. An island created by volcanoes and shaped by glaciers where the landscapes are extremely heterogeneous and where the Gulf Stream makes the climate much milder than imagined. You will discover a land forgotten by time where nature and man have lived in harmony for a thousand years. You will experience indescribable emotions that will stay with you forever!

1° day

Saturday 8th August, ARRIVAL IN REYKJAVIK

Departure with scheduled flight provided by Icelandair (cost not included in the fee). Arrival at Keflavik international airport and transfer to hotel in Reykjavik with Flybus Plus. Collection of motorcycles and luggage.

2° day

Sunday 9th August, Thingvellir National Park - Geysir Nature Reserve - Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss Waterfalls - Dyrholaey Nature Reserve - Vik

(280 km asphalt road)

You leave for the Thingvellir National Park (assembly plain) where you take a pleasant walk through the tectonic plates to the seat of the oldest parliament in the world; the Althing (930 AD). Here there is the homonymous lake which makes the landscape sweet and relaxing. You continue to the Geysir nature reserve where the Strokkur geyser (the churn) erupts a jet of water about 30 meters high at irregular intervals of 3/5 minutes. In this area, the Great Geyser resides (now inactive), from which the phenomenon takes its name. At 9km you can visit the Gullfoss waterfall (golden waterfall), then you pass under the famous Eyjafjallajokull volcano which erupted in 2010 and visit the Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfalls. Continue to the Dyrholaey nature reserve where many bird species nest, including the lovely puffin.

3° day

Monday 10th August, Myrdalssandur and Skeidararsandur deserts - Vatnajokull glacier - Skaftafell National Park - Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon - Hofn

(270 km asphalt road)

You cross the deserts of Myrdalssandur and Skeidararsandur where in 1996 millions of cubic meters of water mixed with ice and volcanic ash (jokullhlaup), caused by the sub-glacial eruption of the Grimsvotn volcano, poured out. You arrive at the largest glacier in Europe, the Vatnajokull (8,300 km2) and enter the Skaftafell National Park where you can admire the glacier in all its power. Continue along the coast to the spectacular Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon where you can navigate through the icebergs (optional). Possibility of seeing seals. Then you go to the black beach where the icebergs that come out of the lagoon are beached by the tide creating a unique scenario full of charm.

4° day

Tuesday 11th August, Eastern Fjords - Djupivogur - Oxi Pass - Egilsstadir - Odadahraun Desert - Namaskard Boiling Mud Pools - Myvatn Nature Bath - Myvatn Lake Nature Reserve

(310 km asphaltroad + 30 km dirt road)

You travel along the east coast through the wonderful fjords of the east where reindeers live. Climb the terrible Almannaskard pass, where you stop to admire the breathtaking view. After a coffee break at the characteristic fishermen's village of Djupivogur, we climb the Oxi pass up to the town of Egilsstadir. From here you begin to climb the large internal plateau and you enter the Odadahraun desert where your gaze is lost on the horizon and the colors of the soils take on all shades of brown and gray. After a stop at the Modrudalur farm (by Elisabeth) you arrive at the wonderful nature reserve of Lake Myvatn where you can visit the boiling mud pools of Namaskard and the pseudo craters of Skutustadir. Cross the Middle Atlantic ridge passing from the European to the North American plate. Over 200 species of birds nest in this area, of which only fifteen are ducks. At the end of the day you will relax in the beneficial hot springs of the Myvatn Nature Bath spa.

5° day

Wednesday 12th August, Dettifoss Waterfall - Tjornes Peninsula - Husavik (Whale-watching excursion) - Myvatn Lake Nature Reserve

(200 km asphalt road + 50 km dirt road)

Follow the "Ring road" to the crossroad that will take you to the impressive Dettifoss waterfall (powerful waterfall) which with a jump of 45m and an average flow rate of 500 m3 / s is the most powerful in Europe. Continue along the dirt road 864 up to road 85 which runs along the coast of the Tjornes peninsula which is only a few km away from the Arctic circle. You arrive at the pretty fishermen's village of Husavik from where you can make the optional 3-hour boat excursion that goes to discover the whales.

6° day

Thursday 13th August, Godafoss Waterfall - Akureyri - Eyjafjordur and Skagafjordur Fjords - Glaumbaer Folklore Museum - Vatnsnes Peninsula - Laugarbakki

(370 km asphalt road + 70 km dirt road)

You visit the Godafoss waterfall (waterfall of the Gods) with an original horseshoe shape and after about 50 km you arrive at the city of Akureyri located on the Eyjafjordur fjord. You cross the fjord through Dalvik, Olafsfjordur and Siglufjordur. You enter in the Skagafjordur fjord and you visit the Glaumbaer folklore museum (optional entrance) where you can find the typical Viking houses built with rocks and peat and where you can taste excellent homemade cakes. You get through the city of Blonduos and you travel along the beautiful peninsula of Vatnsnes where there are many colonies of seals.

7° day

Friday 14th August, SNAEFELLSNES PENINSULA - SNAEFELLSJOKULL NATIONAL PARK - STYKKISHOLMUR

(300 km asphalt road + 100 km dirt road)

Today we return south, you cross the last fjords and then you enter the wonderful Snaefellsnes peninsula. At the end of the peninsula there is the Snaefellsjokull volcano-glacier (1446 above sea level) famous for being the entry point of the journey to the earth center of Jules Verne. Snaefellsjokull is considered by esotericism lovers to be one of the seven "great energy centers of the world".

8° day

Saturday 15th August, SNAEFELLSNES PENINSULA - SNAEFELLSJOKULL NATIONAL PARK - BORGARNES - HVALFJORDUR FJORD - REYKJAVIK

(280 km asphalt road)

Today is dedicated to visit the Snaefellsnes peninsula and the Snaefellsjokull National Park. The park was established by the Icelandic government on 28th June 2001 with the aim of preserving flora and fauna. The peninsula is characterized by bizarre rock formations due to the particular cooling of the lava. Wonderful beaches both black and golden, coasts overlooking the sea from which you can see seals, sea birds, and breathtaking views. You get down towards Borgarnes, you cross the Hvalfjordur fjord where the winding road allows you to have fun in the fold between unique scenarios and, with so much sadness you have to close the ring arriving in Reykjavik in the afternoon.

9° day

Sunday 16th August, RETURN TO ITALY

Transfer to Kelfavik international airport with Flybus Plus and return to Italy with scheduled flight (cost not included in the fee).

Tariff per person, starting from:

DepartureDouble
From 8 August 2020 to 16 August 2020€ 2,260

Notes

Individual participation fees, starting from:

Minimum 10 participants, maximum 18 participants In double room
Hotel Category 3/4 * € 2,260
Promotional discount for bookings before 29/02/2020 € 320
Motorcycle transport from Italy – Price for motorcycles in association with the tour – Special 25th anniversary price € 1,500
Motorbike transport from Italy – Transport only € 1,900
Motorbike rental – quota per motorbike:

Medium class BMW GS 850

€ 1,575
Motorbike rental – quota per motorbike:

Executive class BMW R1200GS

€ 2,275
Quote Icelainder flight from € 440 + airport taxes
Subscription fee € 85

Motorbike rental includes

  • unlimited mileage
  • insurance for pilot and possible passenger
  • insurance for damages to third parties
  • full motorcycle insurance,
  • pollution tax (environmental fee), local taxes, service rates and suitcase triptych

The motorcycle and luggage transport service fee includes :

  • Cost of loading / unloading operations in Italy and Iceland
  • Cost of transportation in Europe and Iceland
  • Motorway tolls
  • Customs charges
  • Cost of production of transport documents by land and by sea
  • Cost of ferry to / from Iceland
  • Boarding and disembarkation fees
  • Port taxes
  • National and international taxes
  • Local taxes and service rates
  • Cost of Icelandic sticker
  • Motorcycle and luggage labels
  • Assistance 24/7

Mandatory additional costs for motorcycle transport :

  • Cost of customs documents production: EUR 90 per person
  • Cost of production document attesting the value of the bike: EUR 60 per bike
  • Temporary import document production cost: EUR 110 per motorbike

Insurance for motorcycle damage during transport: EUR 90 per motorcycle


The tariff includes

  • service transport through Airport-hotel-airport
  • Overnight stays in a good standard hotel
  • Accommodation in a double room with private bathroom
  • Bed and breakfast treatment. To give freedom of choice and expense, dinners will be paid in loco by the participant
  • Our professional guide
  • Mechanical assistance
  • Useful information (how to prepare motorcycoles and luggage)
  • Detailed road map on scale 1: 500,000 (the best existing)
  • Briefcases and labels for luggage and motorcycles
  • Sending of documents by e-mail
  • Gratuities, local taxes and percentages of service
  • Bag, document holder, luggage tags and various illustrative documentation
  • Insurance for medical assistance (up to € 10,000), medical repatriation and damage to baggage (up to € 1,000), with the possibility of integration.
  • The registration fee of 85 euros

The tariff does not include

  • International flights from / to Italy in economy class (ON REQUEST)
  • Flight fuel adjustment if the airline requests it before tickets are issued
  • Security deposit upon collection of the vehicle (credit card required)
  • Some meals, extra drinks, gratuities, personal extras, excess baggage
  • Optional cancellation insurance (see scheme at the end)

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Go Biker S.r.l.
via Buonarroti ang. via Canale, 22 - 60125 Ancona
P.IVA, CF 02768400422 R.E.A. AN 213634
Capitale Sociale € 10.000
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