Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Reykjavik
Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of your day at leisure.

Stay at Reykjavík Natura Berjaya Iceland Hotel (4 star) or similar

DAY 2 Reykjavik – Borgarnes - Akureyri
Travel west along the scenic Hvalfjurour fjord and the town of Borgarnes. Here you can opt to take an easy hike up Grabrok volcano crater for aerial views over the green lava field. Then travel further to visit Glaumbær, one of Iceland’s most beautiful turf house farms and folk museums and then onto Akureyri.

Stay at Akureyri Berjaya Iceland Hotel (3 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 3 Akureyri – Myvatn
Explore Akureyri, where a simple walk along its lively streets will offer panoramic views over the Eyjafjordur fjord. Travel to the magnificent Godafoss waterfall en route to the Lake Myvatn area, a microcosm of Iceland’s natural wonders: from bubbling mud pools and geothermal caves, to powerful waterfalls. End the afternoon relaxing in the geothermal Myvatn Nature Baths. Tonight, step into the darkness to search for the Northern Lights.

Stay at Myvatn Berjaya Iceland Hotel (4 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 4 Myvatn – Egilsstadir
In the morning walk the lava labyrinth at Dimmuborgir “the dark castles”, hoping to get a glimpse of the trolls who are said to live there. Later today, you will visit the hot spring area of Namaskard with its bubbling mud pools and steaming
solfataras. Lastly, travel through the uninhabited highlands and moon-like landscapes to reach East Iceland.

Stay at Herad Berjaya Iceland Hotel (3 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 5 Egilsstadir – Hofn
It’s a day to admire the dramatic fjord landscape and its tiny fishing villages in the East Fjords and en route visit an interesting stone and mineral collection. In the afternoon see Vatnajokull – Europe’s biggest glacier that is visible all over Southeast Iceland. This is a wonderful location to hunt for the dancing lights. End the day with a stop at Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon filled with floating icebergs, exploring the extraordinary site and might see seals swimming in the arctic waters.

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon (4 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 6 Hofn – Vatnajokull – Vik - Hella
Your first stop is Jokulsarlon, a glacial lagoon filled with floating icebergs, where you can explore this extraordinary site
and maybe see seals swimming in arctic waters. Then spend time in Vatnajokull, home to Europe’s second-largest national park. This afternoon, head across the Eldhraun lava field and the sandy desert of the south coast to Vik, where you can stroll along the black lava beach of Reynisfjara. Visit the impressive Skogafoss waterfall and the high but narrow Seljalandsfoss waterfall, which plunges over the mountain and has an exciting trail that goes behind the fall! In the evening continue your search of the Auroras in this remote and quiet region.

Stracta Hotel Hella (3 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 7 Hella – Golden Circle – Reykjavik
Explore Iceland’s classic highlights on a journey around the famous Golden Circle. Start the day with a visit to Friðheimar to learn about the Icelandic horse and its special qualities. Continue to the active geothermal fields of Geysir with its variety of hot springs and bubbling pools. The original geyser is now dormant but has been replaced by Strokkur “the Churn” which erupts at 5-10 minute intervals. Also visit to the iconic golden falls of Gulfoss followed by Thingvellir National Park . Return to Reykjavik and enjoy a city tour to show highlights of the world’s northernmost capital.

Stay at Reykjavík Natura Berjaya Iceland Hotels (4 star) or similar
Included meals: Breakfast

DAY 8 Reykjavik
Your tour concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey.
Included meals: Breakfast

  • 3 and 4 star hotel and guesthouse
  • English-speaking Driver/Guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned coach including Wi-Fi
  • FLYBUS shuttle arrival and departure transfers
  • Use of snow and ice gripper spikes and flashlight
  • 7 breakfasts

Sightseeing:

  • Short Reykjavik city tour

Entrances:

  • Glaumbær Folk Museum,
  • Myvatn Nature Baths including towel,
  • Icelandic Lava Show,
  • Icelandic horse stables & geothermal greenhouse

Activities:

  • Northern Lights Program for two evenings

Explore:

  • Akureyri
  • Myvatn
  • Godafoss Waterfall
  • Dimmuborgir
  • Namaskard
  • East Fjords
  • Vatnajokull National Park
  • Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon
  • Eldhraun lava field
  • Reynisfjara Beach
  • Skogafoss Waterfall
  • Seljalandsfoss Waterfall
  • The Golden circle including Thingvellir, Geysir and Gullfoss
  • Reykjavik

 

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