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    5 days - Independent winter tour of Iceland with Northern Lights focus.

    Join us for a winter escape to the land of ice and fire in the middle of the North Atlantic. We will take you out to see the most famous sights around the Golden Circle and, fingers crossed, dine under the spectacle of the Northern Lights. As a finale you will have a day and night at the Blue Lagoon for a soak in the warm healing waters.

    For several more Iceland Northern Lights tours, read here.

    Day 1
    Arrive Reykjavik
    Day 2
    Þingvellir, Gullfoss Waterfall and Geysir, gourmet food & Fontana spa
    Day 3
    South Coast Highlights: Skógafoss Waterfall, Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, Reynisfjara Black Beach, Sólheimajökull Glacier View and Vik
    Day 4
    Blue Lagoon afternoon of relaxing
    Day 5
    Depart Reykjavik, transfer from the Blue Lagoon
    Start/End Place
    Reykjavik, Iceland
    Country Visited
    Iceland
    Duration
    5 Days
    Type
    Touring
    Suitability
    Easy independent holiday suitable for singles & couples
    Code
    FIB001

    Details

    Transportation

    Day tours in minivan, Flybus from airport to city and city to Blue Lagoon, including hotel drop-off and pickup.

    Included
    • Return airport transfers with FlyBus (efficient airport bus)
    • Meet & Greet service at hotel
    • 3 nights at centrally located 3.5 star hotel in Reykjavik
    • 1 night at local inn by the Blue Lagoon
    • Daily breakfast
    • Golden Circle & Northern Lights tour
    • South Coast day tour
    • Entrance to Blue Lagoon
    • Transfers to the Blue Lagoon
    • 24-hour emergency service
    • Taxes and service fees
    Not Included
    • Meals not specified in the itinerary
    • Gratitudes and items of personal nature
    • Travel insurance
    • International or domestic flights

    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Arrive Reykjavik

    Arrive into Reykjavik and take the door-to-door Flybus to your hotel in the centre of town. The afternoon and evening is yours to explore this compact city. Be sure to check out the new Harp Opera house on the harbour.

    Transportation
    Approximately 1 hour from the airport
    Accommodation
    We have several similar options for this tour.
    Kvosin Downtown Hotel
    Hotel Alda
    Restaurants
    Fiskmarkaðurinn
    Sægreifinn
    Laekjarbreakkar
    Optional Add Ons
    Reykjavik Beer Tour
    Whale Watching from Reykjavik
    Horse Riding in Iceland
    Fakasel Horse Theatre

    Day 2 - Þingvellir, Gullfoss Waterfall and Geysir, gourmet food & Fontana spa

    This morning is free to explore Reykjavik.

    Then mid morning, you will be joining a small group tour out to the famous Golden Circle. Your route is combined with stops at local farms for some traditional tastes, a visit to a local spa and a chance to see the Northern Lights. Heading out of Reykjavík, we set our course through Þingvellir to the local greenhouse, Friðheimar. There we get a taste of their delicious tomato soup and freshly baked bread for lunch.

    Next we visit the magnificent Gullfoss waterfall and the great Geyser geothermal area where the reliable Strokkur geyser spouts hot water up as high as 15 - 30 m. After enjoying these jewels of Icelandic nature, it is time to turn our attention back to the taste buds with a visit to the farm Efstidalur. There we get a few samples of their local products such as skyr and delicious ice cream. Afterwards, it´s time for some relaxation at the geothermal spa Fontana followed by a 2 course dinner at the local restaurant Lindin.

    After a nice meal we head out to explore the mysterious nights of Iceland where we go and search of the magical Northern Lights.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    1 Dinners
    Accommodation
    Centrally located 3.5 star hotel in Reykjavik
    Hotel Alda
    Kvosin Downtown Hotel

    Day 3 - South Coast Highlights: Skógafoss Waterfall, Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, Reynisfjara Black Beach, Sólheimajökull Glacier View and Vik

    An early start to travel to the south coast of Iceland with its black beaches, picturesque waterfalls and magnificent glaciers. On our way we witness the many sides of Icelandic nature and culture. Skógafoss Waterfall, Reynisfjara Beach, Sólaheimasandur Glacier view and Vík Village are among highlights. Farms, small villages, horses grazing amidst Glaciers, active geothermal areas, black sand deserts and terrific cliffs will capture your eye and provide endless photo opportunities. We arrive back in Reykjavík early in the evening, giving you plenty of time to explore the downtown area, with its museums, cafés and shops, before dinner.

    Be sure to carry warm clothing, rain gear, good shoes, bathing suit and towel. During the tour we break for refreshments at a local restaurant or café.

    More adventurous day tours can be arranged.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Accommodation
    Centrally located 3.5 star hotel in Reykjavik
    Kvosin Downtown Hotel

    Day 4 - Blue Lagoon afternoon of relaxing

    After exploring the Icelandic capital this morning, transfer to the Blue Lagoon for a therapeutic afternoon and evening in the healing waters of the Blue Lagoon. Stay overnight at the Northern Light Inn, which is just a stone's throw from the international airport.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Accommodation
    Northern Light Inn

    Day 5 - Depart Reykjavik, transfer from the Blue Lagoon

    Our services end after breakfast and a bus transfer to the international airport.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Dates & Prices

    All prices listed are per person. Please note, during Christmas and New Years a supplement may apply.

    Dates
    Valid From
    Valid To
    Price
    Status
    Accommodation
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    USD 1,911
    Available
    Standard
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    USD 797
    Available
    Extra for Single
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    USD 2,529
    Available
    Superior
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    1 Nov 2018
    31 Dec 2018
    USD 1,529
    Available
    Extra for Single
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    USD 1,975
    Available
    Standard
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    USD 829
    Available
    Extra for Single
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    1 Jan 2019
    30 Apr 2019
    USD 2,612
    Available
    Superior

    Important Information

    Please note that the authorities of Reykjavik City has announced changes to the current arrangement for tour bus traffic in Reykjavik City Centre, effective from 15th of July, 2017. The area where buses are not allowed to drive has been increased in size, and locations, numbers and names of the designated bus stops have been changed.

    This may affect the pick-up and drop-off locations for your activities and transfers. If you have airport transfers with FlyBus, you will need to carry your luggage (200 metres to 300 metres) to / from the bus stop to your hotel.

    The Blue Lagoon is extending in stages until 2018 - renovations may be visible.

    Lunch can be purchased along the way during the day trips or bring your own. Boots can also be hired if necessary.

    The program is flexible and can be tailored to your preferences.

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