Experience a tandem paragliding flight in combination with an amazing self-drive trip to Vik i Myrdal in South Iceland.
One day self-drive holiday with a licensed rental car in South Iceland. You will be picked up from your hotel or place of choice by a representative of EuropCar who will drive you to collect your vehicle.
You will drive to Vik and on your way there make a few stops to admire the views – Seljalandsfoss, Sólheimajokull, Reynisfjara, Seljavallalaug pool and Skogarfoss.
- Admire stunning landscapes – get close to volcanoes, waterfalls, glaciers, and beaches
- See it all from above
- Plenty of photo opps to preserve your memories of the day
- A day packed full of adventure but also with plenty of time to relax and enjoy
- Get to know the locals who will show you their own favourite spots to walk, relax and fly
What to Expect during the self-drive tour
Everything you dreamt about when you were little and wanted to fly like a bird (or Karlsson, or Superman…). And much more
You will enjoy stunning glacial views, waterfalls, rivers and green rugged hills and beaches on your way to Vik.
Discover the essence of Iceland as the south truly embodies the unique beauty of this island
A well-organized itinerary at a comfortable pace
8:30 am – pick-up from your hotel
8:30 am -9 am – collect car from Europcar Office
9:00 am – drive out of Reykjavik heading east on the Ring Road
Fly with us – drive to Vik for the highlight of your day – paragliding over the beautiful Reynisfjara black sand beach and mixing up with the birds and clouds. We will recommend activities for you to explore Vik and the area, have a bite to eat, hike, take more photos or just relax depending on how much time you have left.
Head back west – we recommend you stop to take a dive in Seljavallalaug pool and then admire another stunning waterfall – Skogarfoss
Next stop – Solheimajokull, glacier walking and another opportunity to have your breath taken away
Final stop – Seljalandsfoss before you hit the road for your final stretch to Reykjavik (all depending on how long the earlier activities have taken) we recommend you stop here to enjoy the stunning waterfall views, have a photo opp and a quick coffee and refreshment break
Back in Reykjavik – drop off the car and hit the sack or the nearest bar – you will be tired but the happiest you’ve ever felt!
Wear suitable clothes and shoes for outdoor activities as you will be going over some rough terrain while sightseeing.
An Introductory Paragliding Tandem Flight is always at your own risk.
Includes a Category A rental car from Europcar (e.g. VW Polo / Toyota Yaris / Suzuki Swift or similar). Car rental is subject to Europcar’s Terms & Conditions.