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Go West

Your Eco-Friendly Tour Operator in Snæfellsnes!

So GO WEST! We founded our company specifically to offer eco-friendly outdoor experiences and travel opportunities. This means travelling without compromising nature, local culture, environment or safety. The mission is to minimize impact on the environment and to maximize the guest's experience of Icelandic nature and culture. GO WEST has the GOLD award from VAKINN and got among four finalists as a model company in responsible tourism 2018. We offer a variety of day tours; glacier hikes, bikes... and tailor made tours just for you. Check Lonely Planet and our customer's reviews on TripAdvisor.

Go West

Grandaveg 47F

GPS Points N64° 45' 58.784" W23° 38' 1.275"
Website gowest.is
Opening period All year
Vakinn certification VAKINN is the official quality assurance organization for Icelandic tourism. Click to see more VAKINN is the official quality assurance organization for Icelandic tourism. Click to see more
Service Walking path Bird watching Credit cards accepted

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West Iceland

Towns & Villages

The population centres in West Iceland are as varied as they are many. Ten places have over 50 residents and Akranes is the most densely populated with 6,500 inhabitants. 

All of the larger communities put ever-increasing emphasis on dynamic tourism where a wide selection of recreation and services are offered.   

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Map Hellissandur, Rif Grundarfjörður Stykkishólmur Búðardalur Dalir Arnarstapi Hellnar Snæfellsnes Bifröst Húsafell Reykholt Borgarfjörður Hvanneyri Borgarnes Hvalfjörður Akranes Ólafsvík