Supported and/or guided bikepacking trips and group rides planned by local experts

Explore the Westfjords of Iceland on bike with Riders from Around the World

Welcome to the Westfjords — we call this place home, and we can’t wait to share it with you. 

We want everyone to experience the Westfjords the best way we know how: on a bike. With small towns, lots of open space, and limited services, biking in Iceland can be quite a challenge if you’re not prepared. Our group rides offer an opportunity for riders to plan a trip with new friends from around the world, all meeting here for an epic adventure supported by local experts. 

We offer options for self-supported, supported or guided trips and group rides. Choose a ride that works best for you, and leave the details to us!

 

Our Bikepacking Tours

Choose from our self-supported package rides, or fully supported trips with guides and luggage transport.

Westfjords Way Package Tours

Experience the classic Westfjords Way route your way: choose from our self-supported, supported and guided options. 

Westfjords Way in 8 Days

Supported

Ride as much as you want with a support vehicle and luggage transport on-route. 

8 days • June 9-17 • July 7-15

Westfjords Way in 8 Days

Guided + Supported

Ride fully supported by local guides.  Luggage transport, and accommodations included.

8 days • July 31–August 8 • August 12-20

Cycling Westfjords Beach Party Overnighter

Guided

A casual meet-up ride to our favorite remote beach for a bonfire under the midnight sun!

2 days • June 29-30

Women's Bikepacking Weekend

Svalvogar Loop

Guided

Bikepack the best of the Westfjords with women from around the world

3 days • July 5-7

The Witch of the Westfjords

Guided

Solitude, magic, and breathtaking views on world-class gravel. Guided by the route creators. 

3 days • August 16-18

Women's Bikepacking Weekend

Witch of the Westfjords

Guided

Experience a remote and magical route with women from around the world

3 days • August 9-11

Now offering custom guided tours!

Cycle the Westfjords at your pace with one of our expert local guides! 

We offer custom tours for all routes in the Westfjords, suited to your pace and interest. Get in touch to start your dream adventure.

What's Included?

Biking in Iceland, especially the Westfjords, can be unpredictable. Our services will help keep you on the road and prepare you for a successful trip.
Being part of a group ride means you get access to a wealth of vital local knowledge. Over the years, our team has worked to develop routes and reroute options, locate shelters and alternative accommodations, and keep in touch with local business owners to make sure cyclists are well taken care of. 
Group rides are a great entry to bikepacking, since riders are supported by local experts and fellow riders. We want to help guarantee the best possible cycling trip in the Westfjords. In addition to valuable local knowledge and an opportunity to ride with people from around the world, each trip purchase includes:
  • Route map GPX file (email cyclingwestfjords@gmail.com for more info about pre-drawn and custom routes)
  • Accommodation booking
  • Recommended gear/ clothing lists
  • Discounts at restaurants and museums 
  • Starter pack including a Cycling Westfjords map, microfiber towel and guidebook
  • Access to bike shop
  • On-route support in case anything goes wrong
  • Certificate of Achievement upon route completion

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The highs and lows of biking in Iceland are unforgettable. Luckily, we know the Westfjords. With the help of local experts, you can help ensure your trip goes simply and smoothly so you can spend more time enjoying everything the Westfjords has to offer.