This Diwali experience Northern Lights in Iceland, a fantastic natural phenomenon to behold and Iceland is one of the best place on Earth to see them.
Day 1: WELCOME to ICELAND
Individual transfer by Flybus shuttle bus from Keflavik Airport to your accommodation in Reykjavík where you spend the night.
Day 2: Tour of Into the Glacier & More
After breakfast enjoy this day tour which gives you the opportunity to enjoy a day full of adventures, departing from Reykjavik in our comfortable buses. You will get the opportunity of a lifetime to enjoy one of the world’s greatest wilderness; Iceland’s second largest glacier – even from the inside! Never before has anyone been able to see the beautiful blue ice at the heart of the glacier. No doubt this will be a truly memorable day.
The drive to Langjokull glacier is very scenic and on the way, we make a stop by Hraunfossar waterfalls. “Hraun” in Icelandic means lava and the lava at Hraunfossar waterfalls actually came from one of Langjokul glacier’s volcanic eruptions ages ago. At Langjokul glacier’s edge, specially modified glacier vehicles will take care of the ride up to the glacier and to the ice caves – and what a ride it is! On the giant glacier itself, you will have time to enjoy the stunning environment and view. The walk inside the glacier itself takes around one hour and is operated with highly experienced English speaking guides.
Day 3: Tour of Reykjavik Grand Excursion & Whale Watching
After breakfast enjoy 8 Hrs tour departing at 8:15 AM from the hotel, a trip out to sea to see the whales and on land to get to know the capital city of Iceland pi. Start the day on a whale watching tour, operated from the Old Harbour in Reykjavík. The most commonly seen whales on this tour are the minke whales, humpback whales, dolphins and porpoises but other species are sometimes spotted as well. After an invigorating tour out at sea, we go on to explore Reykjavík and learn about its history and culture. Among the stops on the way are Hallgrímskirkja church, Bessastaðir, the official residence of the President of Iceland, and Harpa.
Day 4: Tour of Golden Circle & Langjokull Snowmobiling
After breakfast enjoy 10 Hrs tour departing at 8:30 AM from the hotel. This tour combines the widely popular Golden Circle tour with the adventure of a lifetime – a one hour snowmobile ride on Langjökull glacier, Iceland’s second largest glacier. First we stop at Þingvellir National Park which is known for its exceptional beauty and historical importance. Þingvellir is as well a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. The second stop is at the high-temperature geothermal area known as Geysir, with its numerous spouting hot springs. From there we drive to Langjökull where we take a one hour exhilarating snowmobile tour on the vast white snowcap. On our way back to Reykjavík we stop by the stunning Gullfoss waterfall.
Day 5: Iceland South Coast and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Tour
After breakfast enjoy 14 Hrs tour departing at 7:30 AM from the hotel. On this tour you will travel along South Iceland’s coast on the narrow strip of lush farmland that cuts between mountains, glaciers and the vast Atlantic Ocean. The route is lined with natural treasures including the iconic Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls, Skaftafell National Park and Vatnajökull glacier to name but a few. Passing the southern edge of the mighty Vatnajökull Glacier roughly midway between Reykjavik and Jökulsárlón glacier Lagoon, Skaftafell National Park offers magnificent views of glaciers, rivers and endless plains of sand. Skaftafell is a part of Vatnajökull Glacier National Park that stretches over an area of 14.000 square km, or roughly 10 times the size of London. When you think nothing can beat the scenery, Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon opens up before your eyes and takes your breath away. Packed with icebergs in various shades of white and blue the lagoon‘s extraordinary scenery is popular with travelers, photographers and film makers from all over the world. Specialized amphibious vehicles take visitors out onto the lagoon sailing among the enormous chunks of ice. Various bird species can be seen feeding in and around the lagoon and seals are a fairly common sight both at the mouth of the lagoon and at the sea side beach.
Day 6: Reykjavík – Blue Lagoon Premium including admission
After spending the day at leisure arrive back to hotel 30 minutes before departure for a pick for Blue lagoon at 5:00 PM. Get the most out of your stay in the spectacular Blue Lagoon. Included in the premium package is entrance to the Blue Lagoon, silica mud mask, use of a bathrobe and a towel, slippers, 1st drink of your choice, algae mask, table reservation and sparkling wine at LAVA Restaurant. We offers great flexibility in Blue Lagoon tours. After having enjoyed all that the Blue Lagoon has to offer you can return to Reykjavík. Please make sure to view our Blue Lagoon Schedule for your return. The return ticket is flexible/open and can be used on all departures from the Blue Lagoon to Reykjavík or Keflavík Airport.
Day 7: After breakfast Individual transfer by Flybus airport shuttle from your accommodation in Reykjavík to Keflavík Airport.