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From geothermal hot springs, mighty volcanoes to Europe’s biggest glacier, explore this Nordic winter wonderland and discover first-hand its untamed beauty.
Starting and finishing in Reykjavik, you’ll visit the breath-taking Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls, following the dramatic coastline and beautiful fjords, where you’ll enjoy a cruise over Iceland’s stunning lagoon, surrounded by floating icebergs.
Finish your tour with optional excursions in Reykjavik including a ride on an Icelandic horse or spot killer whales on a whale watching expedition.
- Meals: 9 breakfasts, 3 dinners
- Transport: private mini bus
- Accommodation: Guesthouse
- Reykjavik City Tour
- Golden Circle (Thingevellir National Park, Strokkur Geysir, Gullfoss Waterfall)
- Responsible Travel Tree Planting Activity
- Museum at Skogar
- Waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss
- Dyrholaey & Reynisdrangar
- Skaftafell National Park
- Glacier Boat Tour - Jokulsarlon
- East Fjords, Egilsstadir & Modrudalur
- Lake Myvatn
- Dettifoss Waterfall
- Namaskard boiling mud pools
- Town of Akureyri
- Trollaskagi Peninsula
- Godafoss Waterfall
- Snaefellsnes National Park
- Hraunfossar and Barnafoss Waterfalls
- Grabrok Volcano
- Deildartunguhver Hot Spring & Hvalfjordur Fjord
Day 1: Reykjavik
Welcome to Iceland. The world's northernmost capital of Reykjavik lies just below the Arctic Circle.
Day 2: Golden Circle/Hvolsvollur Area
Make an early start to beat the crowds on the 'Golden Circle' route. Head first to Thingvellir National Park, home to the Parliament Plains and location of Iceland's first parliament.
Day 3: South Coast/Vik
Begin the day with a visit to the breathtaking Skogafoss waterfall. At 25-metres wide with a 60-metre drop, this waterfall roars. You can feel it’s power up close with an hour-long walk up a windy set of stairs up to a stunning viewpoint.
Day 4: Jokulsarlon/Hofn
Take a scenic drive along the rugged coast of the East Fjord’s, making stops along the way. Enjoy spectacular views of high mountains, deep fjords, spectacular waterfalls, glaciers, and quaint fishing villages.
Day 5: East Fjords/Modrudalur Valley
Journey further through this black and green wonderland, making a stop in Seydisfjordur, a bohemian and quirky town filled with multi-coloured houses that sit beaneath steep, towering mountains. Continue along mountain roads into the Icelandic interior and the highland village of Modrudalur.
Day 6 :Husavik/Eglisstadir/Myvatn Lake
From Modrudalur you will drive to the magnificent Dettifoss waterfall, Europe's mightiest waterfall. It’s so powerful that the vibrations can be felt in the nearby rocks. The falls are 100-metres wide, with a 45-metre drop down into the craggy shores of Jokulsargljufur canyon below.
Day 7: Akureyri/Hrutafjordur
This morning, drive to the impressive Godafoss waterfall (the Waterfall of the Gods). It’s said that into this 30-metre-wide, gently curving waterfall, a pagan priest symbolically threw the idols of the Norse gods in the year 1,000, signifying Christianity becoming Iceland’s official religion.
Day 8: Snaefekksnes Peninsula
Continue your journey into Snaefellsnes National Park, home to the magnificent Snaefellsjokull Glacier.
Day 9: Reykjavik
Today head back towards Reykjavik to complete your circuit of Iceland, passing beautiful Hvalfjordur (Whale Fjord) along the way. Upon arrival at midday, enjoy a one-hour guided walking tour of the city.
Day 10: Reykjavik
Today is departure day and time to say 'sjaumst'. As there are no activities planned, you are able to depart the hotel at any time. Check out time is at midday.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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