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Travel Period 01.05.2020 – 14.09.2021 On this tour you will drive around the island and discover Iceland’s spectacular nature. Starting in the West, heading North, discovering the East, and spending the last days in the South, you will get to see a lot of this beautiful island. Let Iceland fascinate you!
Detailed Itinerary

Arrival in Reykjavik, according to your own itinerary. The capital of Iceland has a lot to offer. Spend your day with city sightseeing or discovering the nature around. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Reykjavik city center

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you have the opportunity to visit the Thingvellir National Park on your way from Reykjavik to Borgarnes. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Borgarnes

Breakfast at the hotel. On your way to Akureyri you will be able to see the dwelling place of elves and trolls – the Glanni waterfall on the Norðurá River. Or you can enjoy the view over Borgarfjodur while standing on top of Grabrok, the largest of the three craters in a short volcanic fissure near to the road. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Akureyri (2 nights)

Breakfast at the hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Use the day to explore Akureyri, Iceland’s fourth biggest city, or the area around. In Laufas, a little town nearby, you can see the old rectory as part of the Akureyri Museum (open daily 01st June – 31st Aug). If you would rather spend the day on a boat you might want to consider a whale watching tour.

Breakfast at the hotel. The day will bring you to Myvatn, a lake in a beautiful area of active volcanism. There you can swim in Myvatn’s Nature Baths, walk around the crater or glaze at the volcanic rock formations. On your way there you should plan a visit to Godafossen, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Myvatn

Breakfast at the hotel. Start your day with a walk in Myvatn, before your journey continues today to the East of Iceland. Neskaupstadur is located directly on the fjord Norðfjörður, with a nature reserve right next to it, where you can see the so-called Easter Cave (Páskahellir). Accommodation in 3* hotel in Neskaupstadur

Breakfast at the hotel. Continue on Iceland’s East and take the road South to Höfn í Hornafirði. Don’t miss making a stop to see the spectacular Litlanesfoss, or to visit Seydisfjördur with its wooden houses from the 19th century. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Höfn í Hornafirði

Breakfast at the hotel. Use your time today to visit Jökulsarlon, which is considered to be one of the natural wonders of Iceland. The glacier lagoon is situated on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park and offers an incredible view over its luminous blue
icebergs. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Breakfast at the hotel. Don’t miss out on the opportunity of seeing the Kirkjugólf basalt columns. On your way back to Reykjavik it is recommended to visit Kerið, a volcanic crater lake. Or end your trip with a relaxing bath in Grindaviks Blue Lagoon. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Reykjavik city center

Breakfast at the hotel and departure at own leisure

Inclusions

9 nights’ accommodation in shared double room
with shower/ WC
9 x breakfast buffet

Exclusions

International airfares
Optional activities
Other meals, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not specified on the program
Personal equipment
Travel insurance
Gratuities
Voluntary tips for guides or drivers
Travel and medical insurance
Any items not mentioned as included
Rental car – rates available on request
Entrances to sights mentioned in the itinerary

Trip Highlights

Self-Drive

Departure Period

01 May, 2020 to 14 Aug, 2021
AUD 2,847 P P twin share
AUD 5,009 P P single

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