We leave only footprints.
30 years ago we first hiked up Snæfellsjökull Glacier, 20 years ago we began guiding on the Glacier, 10 years ago we founded GoWest here in Snæfellskökull National Park.
...Now in 2018, we are very proud to receive the Gold Environmental Award from Vakinn and are excited to continue our West Iceland eco-friendly tours legacy.
We founded our company specifically to offer Eco-friendly outdoor experiences and travel opportunities here in, Iceland. This means guiding tours 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 West Iceland's nature and culture. GO WEST offers a variety of day tours; glacier hiking, hiking, biking.... and tailor made tours just for you. Have a look at our Certificate of Excellence and the reviews left by wonderful past guests on
Check out this months most popular guided tours below
"Wear the Crown" Snæfellsjökull Glacier hike
Hike to the very summit of the incredible glacier that sits like a crown on the top of a Dormant volcano!
"Touch the crown" Snæfellsjökull Base Hike
Experience incredible views over the entire Snæfellsnes peninsula and find your Icelandic Wild Side!
Secrets under the Lava - Geology and Wildlife Hike
Immerse yourself in Icelandic Geology by surrounding yourself in the volcanic and icy history of Snæfellsjökull National Park.
Bicycles and Icelandic lava - Geology and Wildlife Cycle
Half-day biking tour through the Beserkjahraun lava field, cycling between moss, lava and red pseudo-craters.