Iceland Winter Short break

4 Nights from R36,932 pps

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Departure Date: 02/10/2019

Now this is one for your bucket list. Travel to Iceland visit the Blue Lagoon with transfers, a Northern Lights Cruise, Golden Circe excursion by coach, a Whale Watching Cruise and South Coast excursion by coach.

Explore through Iceland on this short holiday break. Highlights on this holiday will include: Northern Lights, Visiting the Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon, seeing the Lava Tunnel & enjoying a Food Walk, then visiting the South Coast & enjoying a Glacier Hike.

Day 1: Arrival & Northern Lights
Day 2: Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon
Day 3: Lava Tunnel & Food Walk
Day 4: South Coast & Glacier Hike
Day 5: Departure

Day 1: Arrival, Northern Lights
Itinerary: Upon arrival transfer by coach to Reykjavik
In the evening embark on a Northern Lights Cruise

Northern Lights Excursions
You are about to embark on a mission to see the Northern Lights, which are undoubtedly one of the most beautiful celestial displays found in nature. Northern Lights are best displayed under dark, clear skies. It is therefore important to leave the city lights of Reykjavik.

Hotel: 4 Star in Reykjavik
Board basis: Bed & Breakfast
Transfers: Coach transfer Airport – Hotel & Return transfers to harbor
Distance and journey time: 1 hour airport transfer + 2 hour cruise

Day 2: Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon
Itinerary: Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon
Enjoy a full day visiting 3 of Iceland’s most popular attractions. Today you will explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of Þingvellir National Park, follow in the footsteps of Vikings when walking down the lava canyon where the American and Eurasian Continents have dramatically pulled apart. Watch the infamous Geysir erupting, home of the one-and-only original geyser and Iceland’s most iconic natural attraction. Walk down to Gullfoss Waterfall which is a magnificent sight to behold. The last stop on our tour, and the most relaxing, is the Secret Lagoon. Whatever the weather it´s the perfect spot for relaxing in between sightseeing and enjoying Icelandic nature at its very best. Indeed, the geothermal hot water is a hidden treat that Icelanders have been enjoying for generations!

Hotel: 4 Star in Reykjavik
Board basis: Bed & Breakfast
Transfers: Full day excursion
Distance and journey time: 9,5 hours

Day 3: Lava Tunnel & Food Walk
Itinerary: Lava Tunnel
Explore the magnificent lava tunnel Raufarholshellir, one of the longest and best-known lava tubes in Iceland. It is located just 30 minutes from Reykjavik and is easily accessed year-round. A journey into Raufarholshellir is a unique experience and a great opportunity to witness the inner workings of a volcanic eruption as one walks in the path of lava that flowed during the Leitahraun eruption, which occurred east of the Blafjoll mountains about 5200 years ago. Every winter spectacular ice sculptures are formed inside the entrance of the cave making the experience of visiting the lava tunnel even more breathtaking. In the afternoon enjoy an authentic Icelandic Experience on our Reykjavik Food walk. Walk with our local experts demonstrating Icelander’s amazing cuisine and traditions.

Hotel: 3 Star or 4 Star in Reykjavik
Board basis: Bed & Breakfast
Transfers: Return transfers to Lava Tunnel
Distance and journey time: Lava Tunnel approx. 3 hours + Food Walk approx. 3,5 hours

Day 4: South Coast & Glacier Hike
Itinerary: South Coast & Glacier Hike
Enjoy the breathtaking sights of Iceland’s South Coast filled with waterfalls, volcanoes and glaciers. At Solheimajokull Glacier we will gear you up with crampons, helment and axe and take you on an unforgettable hike on a glacier. Our highly experienced guides tell you everything you need to know about the formation of our glaciers and the effect of volcanoes and glaciers to our magnificent scenery. Please note that the glacier hike is done instead of a visit to the black sandy beach of Reynisfjara

Hotel: 4 Star in Reykjavik
Board basis: Bed & Breakfast
Transfers: Full day excursion
Distance and journey time: Approx 11,5 hours

Day 5: Departure
Itinerary: Transfer by coach from hotel to airport
Transfers: Reykjavik – Keflavik
Distance and journey time: Approx 1 hour

What's Included

Return flights ex Johannesburg to Amsterdam, approx. airport taxes and then fly from Amsterdam to the Blue Lagoon, return coach airport hotel transfer, return harbour transfers, a 4 night 4 Star in Reykjavik (B&B), 2 hour cruise, Lava Tunnel & Food Walk and a Glacier Hike and 1 night stay in Amsterdam on your return.


4 Nights from R36,932 pps


The Small Print

These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 2 - 9 October 2019. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes where applicable. Packages exclude items of personal nature. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.


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