Starting in the soulful city of Reykjavik, this trip will have you widening your eyes at the best of Iceland's unique natural beauty. Along the way you'll witness erupting geysers & cascading waterfalls, marvel at volcanoes & glaciers and soak in the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal mineral wonder surrounded by steam and stars. By the time it's over, you'll be floating home with a full camera reel and a lovestruck look plastered all over your face.
Enjoy a 3-course Icelandic dinner at Geysir, Reykjavik
Skaftafell to Vik
Look out for pony-sized horses with teal blue eyes in Skaftafell
Marvel at canyons, volcanoes & glaciers on a drive through Kirkjubaejarklaustur
Delight your tastebuds with delicious, Icelandic fare like ��kakósúpa’ chocolate soup. Or be brave and try their more unusual dishes like ‘hrútspungar’ - ram’s testicles! Beyond the local eats you’ll wake up to a hearty breakfast each day and enjoy three indulgent double dinners on us.
Here in the magical lands of Iceland we’ll get acquainted over the endless quirk and colourful buildings of Reykjavik. After checking into your hotel and having time to unwind, you’ll unite with the team for a 3-course local dinner at the Geyser Bistory, and a pow wow about the fine days that sit ahead of us.
Reykjavik to Midgard
After breakfast this morning we're headed to Midgard, home to the spectacular Þingvellir National Park.In Efstidalur, we'll enjoy a Farm to Table presentation and get a tantalising taste of the local cuisine. Then we're off to the jaw-dropping geothermal fields of Geysir. Before checking out Gullfoss waterfall, we'll take part in a local reforestation program located in the Haukadalur valley (weather permitting), where we'll get to leave our mark in Iceland by planting 5 trees each, reducing our carbon footprint. Then it's onto the Golden Circle, where we'll experience geysers, waterfalls, lava fields & volcanic craters.
Midgard to Skaftafell
Rise and shine! After breakfast we're headed across the astonishingly beautiful south shore.It's time for more spectacular waterfalls, the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. After gawping at their thundering beauty, we're headed past the Mýrdalsjökull Glacier to Reynisfjara beach. Talk a walk along the uniquely black sands, admire the crazy rock formations and remind yourself you're still on planet earth.
Skaftafell to Vik
Another day, another included breakfast and another awe-inspiring National Park to head to.Vatnajökull is named after Europe's largest glacier, and is the largest National Park in western Europe. Cameras at the ready, we'll check out Svinafellsjökull, one of the most beautiful of the glacial outlets emerging from Vatnajökull. Today is your chance to sign up for an optional glacier adventure.
Vik to Reyjkavik
After breakfast today we're headed towards the Reykjanes peninsula.Visit geothermal sites, explore dramatic coastlines and charming villages, or enjoy views over Lake Kleifarvatn with its mesmerising rock formations and legends of mythical creatures. Today you'll have a chance to take a dip in the famous hot springs of the Blue Lagoon, or soak up all that natural beauty in a different way - atop your own Icelandic horse.
Pack your bags back in pretty Reykjavik and try to stay on the high induced by all the wonders we’ve taken in. We’ll say our farewells as the trip wraps up, leaving us with a deep appreciation for this special country.