6 nights in Iceland
If you're looking for a fast but full visit around Iceland, this seven-day trip fits the bill perfectly. It’s got tons of main highlights – whale-watching tours, visiting glacier lagoons, and taking glacier hikes – as well as plenty of hidden gems that you won’t find anywhere else in the world. Be sure to pack your sense of adventure and get ready to feel Iceland under your feet.
|Standard hotel (5 nights), local guesthouse (1 night).|
|Flights not included|
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|Travel insurance is mandatory and not included|
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Private van/mini-buses are used on this trip.
There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Explore the town in the afternoon before an included whale watching tour in the evening. Eyjafjörður is a scenic spot to enjoy the local wildlife and small villages in the area. Included Activities: Whale Watching Transport: Private Vehicle
Head to Mývatn Lake, stopping en route at Goðafoss Waterfall. In Mývatn, explore lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the geothermal area of Námaskarð. Visit Dettifoss Waterfall, one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe. Reach Borgarfjörður in the East Fjords region for a night in a local guesthouse. Included Activities: Godafoss Waterfall Visit Myvatn Geothermal Lake Visit Dimmuborgir Lava Fields Visit Námaskarð Visit Dettifoss Waterfall Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Höfn is known as the lobster capital of Iceland, so include a sample of this delicacy in your plans. Transport: Private Vehicle
Marvel at the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, with a chance to see seals sun bathing on the bright blue ice. The massive icebergs floating towards shore tower over visitors. Opt to check out the lagoon by boat. Continue on to Skaftafell National Park and enjoy an included glacier hike before continuing on in the evening to the small town of Vík. Included Activities: Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Visit Skaftafell National Park Glacier Hike Transport: Private Vehicle
Just outside of Vík, visit Reynisfjara Beach. Its black sand and ominous rock formations offshore make for stunning photos. Continue to travel along the Golden Circle to Drumbo. Stop at Seljalandsfoss Waterfall for the opportunity to walk behind the large falls. Stop at Skógafoss Waterfall. Explore the majestic Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir Hot Springs and Þingvellir National Park. Arrive to Reykjavík in the early evening for a final night in the bustling capital. Included Activities: Reynisfjara Beach Seljalandsfoss Waterfall Visit Skógafoss Waterfall Visit Gullfoss Waterfall Visit Geysir Visit Thingvellir National Park Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
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In Iceland we use small hotels, guest houses and inns. They are comfortable and clean but do not have many amenities. On occasion in remote areas or in order to stay somewhere unique and character-filled, we will have multi-share accommodations and/or shared facilities.
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