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Reykjvik, Þingvellir National Park, Geysir Hot Spring area, Gullfoss Waterfall, Faxi Waterfall, Selfoss, Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, Skógarfoss Waterfall, Vík Village, Skaftafell National Park, Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, Diamond Beach, Reynisfjara Black Beach, Strandakirkja Church, Bridge between Continents & the Blue Lagoon.
FROM – 28 August – 3 September
SUNDAY 28TH AUGUST
We meet at the airport at 10.45am for our Lufthansa flight departing at 12.45pm and flying to Reykjavik via Frankfurt.
We arrive in Reykjavik at 11.30pm and we are transferred to our hotel in the city centre of this beautiful city.
The hotel bar is an ideal place to relax with a drink and mingle.
A souvenir shop and tour desk is on site at Hotel Klettur and the staff can help arrange activities like whale watching and sightseeing tours of Reykjavik.
Several shops, restaurants and cafés are located within a few minutes’ walk.
Hallgrímskirkja church is a 10-minute walk from the hotel.
MONDAY 29TH AUGUST
After a buffet breakfast, we go on our first excursion; the GOLDEN CIRCLE Tour, which is the most popular and possibly the best day trip in Iceland.
We proceed to the UNESCO world heritage site Þingvellir National Park and Rift Valley where the Eurasian and the North American tectonic plates drift apart and the vikings held their High Counsel Althingi in the middle of a lava field.
Next site is visiting the Geysir Hot Spring area, a geothermal site with Europe’s only erupting geyser Strokkur, which erupts every 4-5 minutes spouting steaming hot water jets towards the sky.
Then on to the beautiful waterfall Gullfoss, Iceland’s biggest two-stepped waterfall situated in the glacial Hvítá river flowing from the massive Langjökull Glacier.
We return to our hotel in Reykjavik and free time.
TUESDAY 30TH AUGUST
Breakfast and off we go to the South Coast and to Vik.
This South Shore Adventure is a unique day tour taking us around active volcanoes, in sight of massive glaciers, to beautiful waterfalls and through black sands.
Whether bathed in the warmth of the midnight sun or huddling underneath northern lights gliding across the sky, the dark sandscape and rugged edges of a land forged by volcanic activity is sure to cause awe and inspiration.
We visit Seljalandsfoss waterfall and Skógafoss waterfall in the foothills of the great and infamous Eyjafjallajökull volcano and moving east through the volcanic sands that dominate large portions of the South Coast of Iceland.
The tour goes along the Ring Road next to Mýrdalsjökull glacier and on clear days it is possible to see the ice caps and outlet glaciers of both Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull.
The tour ends in the scenic village of Vík with its black sand beach and busy bird cliffs.
Today dinner is included.
WEDNESDAY 31ST AUGUST
We help ourselves to a buffet breakfast before we start the day taking us from Vík we go through some of the most scenic areas on the south coast of Iceland, including the Eldhraun Lava Field, Skaftafell National Park and Öræfajökull, highest mountain in Iceland.
If there´s interest, we can walk up to Svartifoss in Skaftafell.
From there we driver to Glacier Lagoon.
Overnight and dinner.
THURSDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER
Breakfast before we enjoy today’s excursion to the Blue Lagoon.
The coach will take us to Reynisfjara beach, which is the southernmost tip of Iceland and going straight out from there the next solid ground you hit is Antarctica around ten thousand miles to the south.
There are also the rock formations of Reynisdrangar rising from the sea and basalt columns in the hillside next to the beach providing an amazing background often graced by the presence of puffins in summertime.
Our coach takes us back to the city of Reykjavik where we have a free full-day to enjoy this amazing city.
FRIDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER
Breakfast and free day for personal sightseeing of Reykjavik.
We have the time to explore the Icelandic capital on a hopon hop-off tour (extra).
The voucher is valid for 24 hours, so we can use it to ride around Reykjavik and visit the attractions that interest us most.
Our suggestion is to hop on hop off off to visit Laugardalur Valley, Harpa Concert Hall and more, or stay on board for a full loop and listen to the audio commentary to learn about the city.
SATURDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER
Late night we leave our hotel and our coach takes us to the airport for our return flight to Malta via Frankfurt.
The flight departs Reykjavik at 00.25 early Saturday and we arrive in Malta at 11.55am.
PRICE PER PERSON
Adult in twin €2199
Adult in Single €2649
Return Lufthansa flights to Iceland via Frankfurt
4 nights in Reykjavik including breakfast
2 nights in the countryside including breakfast
Rooms with private facilities
2 dinners (3 course meal with coffee/tea)
Return airport transfer and transportation for excursions
Amphibian boat tour on Glacier Lagoon
Comfort entrance to Blue Lagoon
Services of a tour leader
Airport taxes & service charge