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BEST OF ICELAND AND ERUPTION TRIP

 

 Volcanic eruption Iceland 2023

6 day trip to see the best of Iceland: Geysir, South Coast, northern lights and the fascinating volcanic eruption
Do you dream of seeing the real volcanic eruption and northern lights?  This is your one in a life time chance to do that. Visit Iceland with our pre-reserved trip starting the 10th of September.  You will take a dip in the amazing spa of Blue Lagoon, see the Golden Circle, xxx .  With this 5-day trip you will not only have the best opportunity to see northern lights, but you will be able to enjoy unique landscapes in the middle of winter and with the best prices. This package includes 3 nights in Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland, in a high-quality hotel (3-4 **** level) with private bathroom and breakfast and one night in the south of Iceland as part of an incredible 2-day excursion to discover unique places, such as a crystalline ice cave on the Vatnajökull glacier, the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon and the waterfalls on the South Coast. 

BOOK YOUR 6-DAY TRIP BEST OF ICELAND - AND SEE THE VOLCANIC ERUPTION:

 

 

TRIP DETAILS - WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH YOUR BOOKING

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Tour date: 10 -16 of September 2023
Duration: 5 nights/ 6 days (with possibility to extend)
Price includes: Trip prepared in detail, 5 nights in quality hotels 3***- 4****, Icelandic buffet breakfast, rental car Kia Ceed with unlimited mileage and superior insurances for 4 days, guided tour to see Northern Lights, guided tour to the eruption area, entrance to museum with turf houses, earthquake simulation, tailor-made itinerary, map of Iceland with designed route, map of Reykjavík to visit the city, bus transfer from hotel to the airport, phone assistance in English, local VAT.
Points of Interest : Keflavík - Reykjavík - Golden Circle - South coast of Iceland and its wonders (Skogafoss, Seljalandsfoss, Reynisfjara, Vík) - Vatnajokull glacier - Jokulsálrón lagoon and Diamond Beach, Reykjanes volcanic eruption site- Reykjavík  - Keflavík.
Optional: Whale watching, Blue Lagoon entrance, Sky Lagoon, 6 course tasting dinner in Reykjavík, flight with a helicopter over the eruption area.

TRAVEL ITINERARY - 6 DAY BEST OF ICELAND TRIP

DAY 1: WELCOME TO ICELAND - REYKJAVÍK
Arrival at Keflavík international airport and pick up your great rental car right at the airport. Drive to Reykjavík and enjoy the night in our hotel in the center of the capital.

Reykjavik colores en calle Skolavogurstigur en Islandia con iglesia Hallgrímskirkja

Reykjavík houses, low and colorful, add a special charm to the city. Some of those little houses, with their decorations of elves and flowers, remind us of the fairy tales of our childhood. On the other hand Reykjavík is a cool metropolitan city with amazing arte, gourmet restaurants and lots of fun. 

Northern ligh tour in the evening with a proffesional local guide. At night, a very special moment awaits you. We know that seeing the northern lights is the great dream of many of the people who come to this wonderful island and that is why we offer you the amazing opportunity to join an excursion and set out on a hunt to admire this incredible natural phenomenon. Also, to make this experience in Iceland memorable with our local guide, plus we offer audio guides in 10 languages so that you can learn and discover the science behind this magical event. The tour of northern lights with guide or audio guide in your language lasts about 3 hours, during which you can enjoy a mystifying experience away from the artificial lights of the capital that prevent you from admiring this phenomenon.

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Accommodation in the capital in a 3 or 4 star hotel.

DAY 2: GOLDEN CIRCLE - THINGVELLIR - GEYSIR - GULLFOSS - KERID
After breakfast at the hotel, you will start your Icelandic adventure with an easy drive to the famous GOLDEN CIRCLE. The Golden Circle of Iceland is a trip nobody should miss while on Iceland as it includes some of the most fascinating natural sites on our planet. With our detailed itinerary you will discover the National Park of Thingvellir (Þingvellir), the area where the division of the tectonic plates between Europe and North America is visible; the magnificent golden waterfall of Gullfoss; and the geothermal zone of Geysir and Strokkur. In the afternoon you should also stop at volcanic crater Kerid. 

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Accommodation in the south Iceland in a great hotel with a thermal swimming pools and hot tubs. The area is also great for Northern Lights sightseeing on your own (Hotel Ork). We recommend reserving the table for dinner in the hotel.

DAYS 3: SOUTH COAST OF ICELAND

Buffet breakfast in the hotel. You will continue your trip to discover the wonders of southern Iceland, where the most beautiful waterfalls on the island are located. Driving on Highway 1,  we will arrive at the famous Seljalandsfoss waterfall, measuring 62 meters, where you can walk behind its impressive water curtain (during the winter the access can be limited but, even without it, the view of the falls is incredible ). As we continue further south, we will pass next to the Eyjafjallajökull volcano, which caused a great deal of chaos in air traffic during 2010. The next stop is the impressive Skógafoss waterfall. If visibility is good and weather permits, you will also see the Mýrdalsjökull glacier. Afterwards, we will arrive at the beautiful village of Vík, where one of the most beautiful beaches in the world is located. Continue to the area of the biggest glacier in Europe where you will spend the night. If the weather conditions are optimal, we also recommend to go spot the norhtern lights on your own,  you could enjoy an extraordinary spectacle, which the famous Aurora Borealis project over the sky. 

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Accommodation in a hotel at Southern coast of Iceland (Hotel Laki). The hotel also offers a great dinner bufet.

DAY 4: THE BIGGEST GLACIER IN EUROPE, VATNAJÖKULL AREA

Jokulsarlon laguna con icebergs
Enjoy a great buffet dinner in the hotel. The fourth day we will dedicate to exploring and learning about the importance and role of ice on Iceland. You can start with a visit to the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, where you can admire the floating icebergs that dance atop the frigid water. Many possibly already know the lagoon from films such as James Bond (Dies Another Day), Batman Begins or The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Then you can visit the  National Park of Skaftafell the famous green Elf Canyon of the  Reynisfjara  beach with stunning views of impressive rock formations called Reynisdrangar. After enjoying all these natural wonders, you can also visit the turfh houses with grass roofs at Skógar. 

Accommodation in the capital, in the central part of Reykjavík. With our itinerary you will receive recommendations for dinner in the city. Return of the vehicle in our Reykjavik city office.

DAY 5: ERUPTION AREA - VISIT WITH A PROFESSIONAL GUIDE

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Breakfast in the hotel. Amazing tour to volcanic eruption site with a professional english speaking guide.

DAY 6: BLUE LAGOON AND RETURN HOME
Buffet breakfast in the hotel. You can add a visit to the famous Blue Lagoon as is the most visited monument in Iceland and one of the most fascinating places on the "Island of Ice and Fire". This impressive geothermal spa is located on the Reykjanes Peninsula, near the village of Grindavík. Its location between lava fields and beautiful landscapes and the vapors caused by the difference in temperature between the water and the environment, make the lagoon a truly extraordinary natural spectacle. During the last 5 years, the Blue Lagoon has been voted in the "Conde Nast Traveler" as the best healing spa of the whole world. Choose the time that best suits you, depending on your flight schedule, and contact us.

Laguna Blue Lagoon Retreat Spa

In your trip is included a bus transfer from Reykajvík to the airport. But this can be changed adding a suplemnt for a taxi and Blue lagoon entrance fee depending on your flight schedule.

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WHY TO BOOK THIS 5-DAY TRIP IN ICELAND

We present you the best opportunity to visit the following places: Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland; the entire South Coast, with its beautiful waterfalls, the incredible Vatnajökull glacier and the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon; the Golden Circle; and the Reykjanes peninsula with the volcanic eruption. These landscapes will create a trip of your life time, which you will never forget.

 

 

Petición de reserva del viaje a Islandia

HOW DO OUR TRIPS IN ICELAND WORK?

Are the dates fixed?

Yes, this trip is planned with pre-reserved hotels for a departure 10th of September 2023. But you can also arrive the 9th September and we can make a switch of the last and first day of your trip. The trip is for 5 nights and 6 days.

What exactly will happen if I as a customer click on the "reservation button" - what are the next steps which will follow until my arrival to Iceland?

After a trip reservation you will receive an automatic confirmation to your email. Our reservation department will contact you by email within 24 hours confirming your trip. We will create you recommended itinerary for your trip tailored accordingly to your flight schedule. 

What is expected from me as a customer?

The customer has to buy the flight tickets to/from Iceland (KEF - Keflavík international airport). Check the Icelandic Airlines: Icelandair and Play Airlines.

Why should I as a customer reserve a trip with ISLANDICA (viajesislandia.com)?

Our travel agency has been providing services in ICELAND since 1996; we prepare detailed customer tailored itinerary; we run continuous competitors check for the best price/value trips for our customers; we only work with approved and comfortable hotels/accommodation with scrumptious breakfastsm 

 Start of the trip - at KEF Internationl airport:

Your trip starts immediately at the Keflavík international airport where you will pick up your rental car.

How should I find the hotels/accommodation (tours departure) during my trip?

Each place in the itinerary is well described. We know that in Iceland it is sometimes difficult to find the exact place by the address only, therefore we use other indicators in the itineraries as well. (GPS coordinates, parking lots, crossings, distances, photos, etc.)

What is expected from me at the hotel/accommodation reception desk?

At the reception desks you will show your ID card (or passport) together with a voucher from our travel agency. That's all. No additional payments are required. (full accommodation costs are covered incl. city taxes, VAT)

What will I see/enjoy in Iceland?

You have everything written in your detailed itinerary with options what to do and see in certain areas.

What shall I do if I have any issue or if I need assistance?

You can contact VIAJES ISLANDIA - ISLANDICA travel agency by the direct assistance line (email or phone).

 

TRIPS IN ICELAND

Important note: These packages are operated by ISLANDICA s.r.o. To confirm the reservation the payment of the deposit of 15% is required. Your booking will be confirmed within 24 hours by our agent. Travel code Code: ISL05S-ID691

5-DAY BEST OF ICELAND AND ERUPTION TRIP

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