Reykjavik | Snaefellsnes Peninsula | Golden Circle | Vik | South Coast | Blue Lagoon
Dates: June 19-26, 2021
$1495 TOUR PRICE (double occupancy) / $1995 TOUR PRICE (single occupancy)
Estimated round-trip airfare – $950 (not included in tour price)
June 19 – Day 1 – US-Iceland
Depart US for Iceland
June 20 – Day 2 – Reykjavik
This morning we arrive early at Keflavik airport. We continue our journey east to explore the south coast, visiting Skogafoss waterfall and having a chance to walk behind the 200 foot volcanic glacier fed, Seljalandsfoss on the way. We will continue our journey to the charming village of Vik. You will have free time in the evening to explore Vik.
June 21 – Day 3 – Reykjavik – Vik
In the morning we will explore the inside of an ice cave on a glacier tour. Later on, we explore more of the magnificent South Coast and it’s black sand beaches. Some of our stops will be the impressive rock formations of Reynisdrangar, Dyrholaey (arch with the hole), Diamond Beach, and Solheimajokull glacier, and the 2 million year old, deep, & winding river canyon of Fjaðrárgljúfur.
June 22 – Day 4 – Vik – Myrdalsjokull Glacier
Today we travel the famous Golden Circle, making scenic stops in Thingvellir National Park (UNESCO). We will explore the Mid-Atlantic Rift, which is a visible fracture in the earth that separates the North American tectonic plate from the Eurasian plate. We will visit Gullfoss waterfall and the active geysers Geysir & Strokkur.
June 23 – Day 5 – Vik – Glacier Tour – Borgarnes
Today we explore the Snaefellsnes Peninsula & Snæfellsjökull National Park. Often called Iceland in a Nutshell, the Snaefellsnes Peninsula allows you to see everything that Iceland has to offer in one area: fjords, glaciers, hot springs, volcanic craters, lava fields, waterfalls, black sand beaches, lush meadows, and quaint fishing villages.
June 24 – Day 6 – Reykjavik-Snaefellsnes
This morning, we take a whale watching tour. In the afternoon, you will have time to rest, relax, and explore the Icelandic capital city of Reykjavik.
June 25 – Day 7 – Reykjavik-home
Today we tour some of the Blue Diamond Route exploring the Reykjanes Peninsula. Bridge between continents, Gunnuhver, Valahnukur, and the recently erupted Mount Fagradalsfjall Volcano. We will take some time to relax and enjoy the Blue Lagoon. You have never experienced anything quite like it in your life! After leaving Blue Lagoon, we will drive to Grindavik to check into our hotel.
June 26 – Day 8 – Reykjavik-home
Airport transfer in the morning. Flight to the US
*Itinerary subject to change