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  • Amy Waters snow biking Our Team

    Steppes Travel is made by the people who work here. Incredible holidays are made possible because of their vast travel experience and the great enthusiasm they bring to their work.

  • William Dalrymple Our Tour Experts

    We carefully select our experts based on their knowledge, companionship and influence, ensuring that you can travel with the most knowledgeable leaders in the field.

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    The people who lead the way when it comes to those things which matter to us: exploration, the environment, women’s empowerment and education.

Wesfjords coast, Iceland

West and Westfjords

Lava mixes with the crystal waters of Breioafjodur to make for an eclectic scene that is fantastic for walking or riding.

Iceland’s western region is home to landscapes of frozen lava, speckled with islands off the bay of Breioafjodur and the great expanses of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. It’s also home to the remote Hornstrandir Reserve, where the Westfjords is best known for mountain biking, sea kayaking and sailing.

Experiences

It’s all here. Things to see and do, places to explore and moments to discover.

Discover the Westfjords

Walk the bird cliffs of Westfjords.

Lava Fields

Trek amongst the frozen lava fields.

Wildlife in the Westfjords

Search for foxes, Iceland’s only native mammal, in the Westfjords.

The Sagaland

Explore the Viking sites and learn of the true tales of the early Viking settlers.

Horse Riding Adventure

Follow the wild coast by horse or up into the remote hills.

Meet our experts

A passion for travel runs right through every one of our experts - meaning they're always ready with first-hand insight about their specialist countries.

Katie Benden

The excitement of travelling the world has always hugely appealed. Largely cemented from my first solo trip to Egypt and the Middle East. The crazy hustle and bustle of Cairo was a huge assault on the senses, scrambling through the claustrophobic tunnels of the Great pyramid took me out of my comfort zone and I was left humbled by the warm hospitality of the Nubian people in Aswan as we shared dinner together.

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Why Choose Steppes?

Our knowledge and expertise set us apart. So too our curiosity. It is this that drives us to create a journey that is really bespoke to you, all the while ensuring we travel and operate sustainably.

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