Classic: Iceland Northern Lights & Golden Circle (ELWI)
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Max 14, avg 12
Meals Included: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Explore Icelands glaciers and waterfalls, keep your eyes peeled for dazzling displays of the Northern Lights, live like a local in a charming farmhouse, soak your muscles in natural hot springs.
Most people that visit Iceland go in the summer, but theres a whole other side to this place in the winter months. (It is called "Iceland," after all.) Spend five days doing really cool things like hiking glaciers, exploring _ingvellir National Park, reflecting on life under the Northern Lights, and warming up in hot springs. See another side of this amazing country.
Call (603) 524-2500 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13651281
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2017
- 5 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Reykjavik||Day 1 Reykjavik|
Make your way to Reykjavik today to start your tour. Have some time before the welcome meetings Consider stopping for a dip at the Blue Lagoon, explore the Reykjavik harbour, or visit the Harpa museum. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Alftroo||Day 2 Reykjavik/Alftroo (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Travel from Reykjavik to a lava cave in the BlAfjOll Mountains. Explore the cave before continuing on to _ingvellir National Park. Visit the park including sights like Geysir Hot Spring and Gullfoss Waterfall. In the evening, enjoy a Northern Lights in the Golden Circle before returning to the farmhouse in Alftroo. Additional Notes: The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon, and sightings will be dependent on weather conditions. G Adventures cannot guarantee that travellers booked on this tour will experience the Northern Lights. Included Activities: Lava Caving by the Blue Mountains Thingvellir National Park Visit Gullfoss Waterfall Visit Geysir Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 40km) Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s), 70km) Private Vehicle (0.75 hour(s), 40km)
|Day 3||Alftroo||Day 3 Alftroo (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Take a hike around the Reykjadalur area. Opt to take in the stunning landscapes while soaking in geothermally-heated springs along the route. Enjoy cooking dinner together in the farmhouse before another evening viewing the Northern Lights. Additional Notes: The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon, and sightings will be dependent on weather conditions. G Adventures cannot guarantee that travellers booked on this tour will experience the Northern Lights. Included Activities: Hot Springs Hike
|Day 4||Reykjavik||Day 4 Alftroo/Reykjavik (1B, 1L)|
Travel to the SOlheimajOkull Glacier for a stunning hike. Drive the scenic southern coast and visit the SkOgarfoss and Seljalndsfoss waterfalls on the way back to Reykjavik. Enjoy a final night in the city. Included Activities: SOlheimajOkull Glacier Hike Seljalandsfoss Waterfall Visit SkOgafoss Waterfall Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s), 113km) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 30km) Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 38km) Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s), 148km)
|Day 5||Reykjavik||Day 5 Reykjavik (1B)|
Depart at any time.
Local Flights: N/A
Dossier Disclaimer:Information Not Available
Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.