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 Iceland Complete - 9 days / 8 nights 26 Apr 2016 -
27 Sep 2016

 
PRICE
Season April, May & Sept 2016

Double room: 1.770,-
Single room: 2.330,- 

Season June - August

Double room: 2.130
,- 
Single room: 2.825,-
 
All prices are per person and in EUR
 CHILDREN RATE
Children 6-11 years sharing a room and/or traveling with a guardian will receive 50% discount from the listed price.

Children 12 years and older pay full price as adults.

It is not recommended that children 0-5 years old travel on scheduled tours. 
INCLUDES
7 days guided tour from & to Reykjavík

Accommodation 2 nights with breakfast and facilities in Reykjavík  

Accommodation 6 nights with breakfast and facilities in countryside

 
5 dinners in the countryside (dinner in Akureyri not included)

Entrance to Petra's Stone collection 


Entrance to Sigurgeir's Bird collection

Entrance to Laufás folk museum including refreshments 

Horse show in Skagafjordur

EXCLUDES
Beverages and lunches

Dinners in Reykjavík and Akureyri 

Optional activities

Any service not specifically mentioned under "included"
OPTIONAL (at extra cost)
Boat tour on the Glacial Lagoon

Super jeep tour on Vatnajökull Glacier

Mývatn, Nature Baths

Horse riding (ca. 1 hour)

Whale watching tour with Sea Angling

Non guided tour to the Blue Lagoon on arrival or departure
With so much to discover and explore in Iceland, this comprehensive tour highlights the natural wonders, the majestic landscapes and the unique character of Iceland. This is a classic circle tour that provides the perfect mix of culture and nature.

 
Available:
26 April - 27 September 2017

DURATION: 

9 days / 8 nights

PRICE PER PERSON: 

                                         Double room            Single room

May                                     EUR 2110                    EUR 2635

June to August                    EUR 2410                    EUR 3200

September                          EUR 2205                    EUR 2775

April 2017 departure – 30% discount of June-August prices

Children rate

  • Children 6-11 years old travelling with 2 adults and sharing 1 DBL room: 25% discount (valid only per 1 child)
  • Children 12 years and older pay full price as adults.
  • It is not recommended that children 0-5 years old travel on scheduled tours.


ITINERARY:

DAY 1 Arrival
Overnight stay in Reykjavík (transfer from Keflavík airport not included).

DAY 2  Geysir – Gullfoss – Skógar – Dyrhólaey – Vík
Exploding Geysers - Waterfalls - Puffin Colony - Black Sand Beaches of the South Shore

Start the day with a short city sightseeing of Reykjavík.  From Reykjavík head through the village of Hveragerði to explore Gullfoss, the ‘Golden Waterfall’, and the nearby Geysir hot spring area to see the famous Geysir and Strokkur, and numerous other hot springs and boiling mud pools.  Continue along the south shore and stop to admire the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss before continuing to Dyrhólaey* nature reserve.  Continue to the village of Vík. 
Overnight in the Vík area.

*Please note that Dyrholaey is closed during nesting season in spring, middle May til June 23rd
 
DAY 3  Vík - Skaftafell National Park - Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon – Höfn
Lava Fields - Europe’s Largest National Park - Glacial Lagoon with Icebergs - Europe’s Largest Glacier

Cross Eldhraun, the largest mass of lava ever to flow on the face of the earth, before reaching the small town Kirkjubæjarklaustur, a former site of a 12th-century Catholic convent.  The tour continues over Skeiðarársandur sands to Skaftafell National Park.  Continue to the stunning Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon to see the birthplace of icebergs. Throughout the day we are afforded magnificent views of the mighty Vatnajökull Glacier. 
Overnight in the Höfn area.

DAY 4  Höfn - East Fjords – Egilsstaðir
Narrow Fjords - Steep Mountains - Picturesque Coastline - Mineral Collection

Drive from Höfn through Almannaskarð pass, stop and admire the majestic coastline. Continue to the towering mountains plunging vertically into the sea that form the magnificent East Fjords.  Explore Petra’s renowned collection of local stones and minerals. 
Overnight in the Egilsstaðir area.

DAY 5  Lake Mývatn Area
Highland Desert - Bizarre Lava Formations - Geothermal & Volcanic Activity - Rich Birdlife - Protected Salmon River

Explore the empty vastness of the highland desert plateau Möðrudalsöræfi, heading to the Lake Mývatn area.  Visit Námaskarð pass with its boiling mud pools and vibrant colors. Explore the natural beauty of the Lake Mývatn area, including the peculiar lava formations at Dimmuborgir, the pseudo craters at Skútustaðir and Laxá salmon river. One of Mývatn area’s claims to fame is that it is home to more species of ducks than any other place on Earth, with very diverse birdlife in general. 
Overnight in the Mývatn area.

DAY 6  Lake Mývatn Area – Akureyri
Waterfall “Of the Gods”- Folk Museum – Iceland’s Second Largest City

Travel towards the bustling northern port of Akureyri making a stop at the magnificent Goðafoss waterfall and the old turf farm Laufás.  Akureyri has some of the finest timber buildings in the country, beautifully restored to their original glory. 
Overnight in the Akureyri area.

DAY 7  Skagafjörður – Borgarnes
Fertile Farmlands - Glacial Rivers - Unique Viking Horse with Demonstration

Majestic mountains and narrow passes lead to Skagafjörður for an introduction of the unique Icelandic horse that has a special fifth gait - the tölt. Towards the village of Blönduós built on both sides of the river Blanda with Hrútey Island a protected nature reserve located in this popular salmon river.  Cross the Holtavörðuheiði plateau through Borgarfjörður to the beautiful town of Borgarnes. 
Overnight in Borgarnes area.

DAY 8  Borgarfjörður - Þingvellir – Reykjavík
Europe’s Largest Hot Spring - Picturesque Waterfalls - National Park with Geological Wonders (UNESCO)

Drive to Deildartunguhver, the most powerful hot spring in the world. A stop will be made to admire the beautiful Hraunfossar waterfalls, before continuing via Hvalfjörður fjord to Lake Þingvallavatn, Iceland's largest lake, and Þingvellir National Park, the ancient site of the world's first parliament held outdoors. 
Overnight in Reykjavík.

DAY 9 Departure
Transfer to the airport not included.

Note: We reserve the right to alter routes without prior notice due to road conditions. 


 
2017 DATES
 

26 April                      English             Guaranteed

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