Essential Iceland – 4 nights

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Day 1: Arrival transfer from airport to Reykjavik city via Blue Lagoon.

What better way to start your Icelandic adventure than bathing in the famous Blue Lagoon to soothe and refresh body and soul after your flight.

Enjoy relaxing in the cosy and warm waters of the Blue Lagoon and in addition to bathing in the lagoon, guests have access to a sauna with a view of the lagoon, a steam-bath with white walls that resemble silica-mud and a cosy steam-bath carved into a lava cave. Guests can also stand beneath a small waterfall for an energizing massage. Of course, guests bathing in the milky waters of the Blue Lagoon have easy access to the famous white silica-mud, an essential part of the spa experience. Overnight in Reykjavik.

 

Day 2: Golden Circle (8 hours)

This popular day trip from Reykjavik should not be missed on your Icelandic vacation. The Golden Circle Tour will take you to:

Thingvellir National Park, a remarkable historical and geological site, which is located by Lake Thingvallavatn, the largest lake in Iceland. The beautiful canyon running through the park is actually the meeting point of two of the earth’s tectonic plates. Furthermore, in this area the oldest form of parliament had met since 930.

Gullfoss waterfall (the Golden Waterfall) where you will see thousands of tons of icy water thunder majestically down in double falls into a deep canyon.

Geysir geothermal area where bubbling hot springs and geysers are abundant. Here you’ll find also Strokkur, the most active geyser in the area, spouting up to 25-30 meters. Overnight in Reykjavik.

 

Day 3: South Shore Adventure (10 hours)

Visit the amazing South Shore of Iceland crossing fertile farmlands with striking views over waterfalls, glaciers and beautiful nature. The South Shore Adventure tour will bring you through farmlands and small villages of South Iceland.

You will have frequent views of mountains, including snow shrouded Hekla, the country’s most active volcano and the towering, ice capped strato volcano Eyjafjallajokull. At Seljalandsfoss waterfall, you will have the opportunity to walk behind its plummeting waters and at Skogarfoss waterfall you can walk up a panoramic path to gaze at the formations. Later, you will visit Viki Myrdal, a small charming village surrounded by beautiful high bird cliffs, then head back to Reykjavik. Overnight in Reykjavik.

 

Day 4: Day at leisure

The day is open to your inspiration to explore the northernmost capital city in the world. It is also affectionately called the Biggest Little City in the World. Overnight in Reykjavik.

 

Day 5: Depart Reykjavik

Depart to your next destination or back home.

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