Arrival to Keflavik Airport, where you will be met by our experienced Tour Manager. After assembling in your comfortable coach, we set off today on a guided tour of Reykjavik.
A panoramic tour through the world’s northernmost capital city. During the tour you will visit the most famous landmarks of Reykjavik: Hallgrimskirkja church, “The Pearl” with its beautiful views over the city and the Höfði house famous for the 1986 summit of presidents Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbatsjov. You will also get to know the city center and the area around the old harbor with Harpa the impressive concert and conference house, which was opened in 2011.
Enjoy a local buffet lunch.
After Lunch visit Arbaer Open Air Museum.
Enjoy a buffet breakfast in your hotel and today depart for the Golden Circle tour with a local guide.On the Golden Circle tour, you will experience three of Iceland’s most famous and impressive attractions: Þingvellir National Park, the geothermal area of Geysir and the Gullfoss waterfall.
Þingvellir National Park is located right at the boundary between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. The results of the continents drifting apart is clearly visible in the landscape. It is also a place of great historical importance being the site of the ancient Icelandic parliament, Alþingi, which was established in 930 AD.
At the geothermal area of Geysir there are several different hot springs, amongst them the very active Strokkur which sends a column of boiling water high into the air every 6-10 minutes.
Gullfoss is a majestic waterfall in the Hvítá river which in two stages plunges more than 30 meters into a deep crevice. It is by many considered one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country.
After a buffet lunch, you can avail of an OPTIONAL Snow Mobile tour. US$ 210 PER ADULT Valid international drivers licence is required for this activity *15:00 Optional Snowmobile tour on glacier incl. 1h transfer from the base to the glacier and back by superjeep. Duration: 1h + transfer. Join this tour to spend your afternoon in Iceland whizzing across the slopes of Langjökullglacier on a revved-up snowmobile. (subject to weather conditions)
Enjoy breakfast in the comforts of your hotel and head out for the South Shore excursion today. On the South Shore tour, you will travel through the farmlands of South Iceland with views to glaciers, volcanoes and waterfalls. We drive past the volcano Hekla and the glacier-volcano Eyjafjallajökull which erupted in 2010. South of the coast the Westman Islands rise from the sea. The stops on the tour include the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss as well as the black beach, Reynisfjara, near the village Vík. Seljalandsfoss is a high and narrow waterfall. It is possible to walk on a path all the way behind the falling water and out on the other side.
Tuck into a delicious local lunch Skógafoss is a bigger waterfall, 15 meters wide and 60 meters high. It is an impressive experience to feel the power being released when the water hits the pool at the bottom in a cloud of spray.
At Reynisfjara you can witness spectacular basalt columns at the hillside as well as characteristic rock pillars rising from the sea. During the summer season there are many puffins and other seabirds nesting on the rocks. On clear days there are also good views to the promontory Dyrhólaey where the sea has carved a big hole through the cliff.
Breakfast at hotel
Today visit Krysuvik Geo Thermal Area, Partake in a local 3 course lunch, after which head out for an exciting OPTIONAL Whale Watching tour. US$ 110 PER PERSON *15:00 hours Sail in a boat with great comfort, a fantastic interior, large outside viewing decks and a safe family environment. The friendly guides, along with the captain and crew, point out where to spot the whales and give interesting information about the different kinds of whales and seabirds you can expect to see. The tour follows the Ice Whale code of conduct to respect & protect the nature of Iceland.
(Sighting of whales is not guaranteed and there is no refund in case there is no sighting)
After dinner, you have the option to go Northern Lights Hunting!! US$ 95.00 PER PERSON Iceland is famed for the sighting of this unique natural phenomenon and no trip to Iceland is complete without this. Please do remember that this is a natural phenomenon and cannot be guaranteed!!! There will be no refund if you cannot see it on the day you opt for this excursion *20:30 Northern Lights Tour - start time is flexible, duration 2-3 hours - Optional The Northern Lights tour in Iceland takes you to see a spectacular natural phenomenon which occurs during the winter months. The Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are caused by the interaction of particles from the sun with the upper atmosphere near the North Pole.
After breakfast, check out and head to the highlight of the tour – the Blue Lagoon. Blue Lagoon is Iceland's most unique and popular attraction. Guests enjoy bathing and relaxing in geothermal seawater, known for its positive effects on the skin.
Enjoy a local buffet lunch this afternoon and thereafter, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.
|Per Person on Twin Sharing||US$ 1799|
|Single Supplement||US$ 450|
DEPARTURE DATES 2021
|DETAILS||AUGUST / SEPTEMBER||OCTOBER||NOVEMBER|
|PP on twin share||US$ 1749.00||US$ 1649.00||US$ 1549.00|
|Single Room Supp||US$ 480.00||US$ 360.00||US$ 290.00|
Reykjavik & Surrounds
South Shore Tour
Kyrsuvik Geothermal Area
Important Note: In an effort to conserve water and reduce plastic waste, the agents can give only 1 bottle of water for the entire tour to each guest. This bottle can be refilled as water in Iceland is potable. However, if the guests still insist on 2 bottles per day of water, then the supplement cost for the same will be US$ 40 per person. There will be no water provided on the day of departure in Iceland.
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|USA Citizens||No Visa Require|
|Green Card Holders||Multiple Entry Schengen Visa.|
|Indian Nationals||Multiple Entry Schengen Visa.|
It’s very important to find out BEFORE you leave whether or not your medical insurance will cover you overseas. Your regular U.S. health insurance may not cover doctors’ and hospital visits in other countries. ALWAYS LOOK INTO THE ASPECTS OF COVERING YOUR TRIP FOR UNFORSEEN EVENTS.
COST OF DEVIATION - In case you wish to deviate from the group departure dates mentioned in the brochure i.e. either travel before the departure date of your tour or would like to come back on a later date after the tour ends, there will be an additional charge that will be applicable which will be advised to you by our sales team. The same is subject to availability of seats & class for the given dates & ticket validity. Kindly also note, the deviation request is to be made at the time of booking.
COST OF TRANSFER: The individual arrival & departure transfer in case you are not arriving / departing as per group ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE timings.