From Reykjavik: 6-Day Icelandic Ring Road Tour

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Travel the popular ring road and visit some of Iceland's most stunning destinations including the Golden Circle, the South Coast, Glacier Lagoon, Studlagil Canyon, East Fjords and the West of Iceland.

Highlights

  • Travel the popular Icelandic Ring Road in a small group
  • Visit some of the country's most stunning attractions
  • Spouting geysers, magical waterfalls, black sand beaches, and unique hot springs
  • Explore all that the island has to offer accompanied by a local guide
  • Relax overnight stays at countryside accommodation

Description

Day 1: Golden Circle and South Coast The adventure begins with a pickup in Reykjavik then visit the popular Golden Circle attractions of Thingvellir, Geysir, and Gullfoss. Then make your way to the impressive South Coast where you will be greeted by the magnificent waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. Explore Reynisfjara black sand beach with the glorious Reynisdrangar peaks and visit the basalt column cave before reaching your accommodation for the night. Day 2: Vik, Skaftafell, and Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon After breakfast at your hotel, journey further south towards the charming village of Vik. Make a stop at the unique and photogenic black sand beach of Reynisfjara. After visiting Vik, make your way to the famous Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon with its floating icebergs. The nearby Diamond beach is also on today's agenda. See icebergs that have washed ashore glistening like diamonds on the black sand beach, leaving you feeling like you just stepped into a movie scene. Your accommodation for the night will be in the South East area. Day 3: East Fjords Today is all about exploring the East Fjords of Iceland. We'll be stopping at Djupivogur fishing village. Afterwards we'll be spending the day in an authentic live history in the Wilderness Center that offers various activities, such as hiking, biking, horse riding as well as provides accommodation, restaurant and spa services. We'll be finishing the day soaking in a hot spring spa in the authentic bathhouse made from stones. Day 4: Studlagil Canyon, Myvatn, and Akureyri Drive through the wilderness of Modrudalur to make your way to the capital of the North, Akureyri. Today's highlights include a visit to Lake Myvatn, where you can enjoy a relaxing bath in the hot spring pools of Myvatn Nature Baths. Finally, see the dreamy Godafoss waterfall. Your accommodation for the night will be at a country hotel near Akureyri.  Day 5: Whale Watching, Siglufjordur, and Trollaskagi The day starts by driving towards Dalvik for a whale-watching adventure. After your adventure at sea, try out your sea angling skills then enjoy a team barbeque with your catch of the day. Make your way to your accommodation for the night in the Bifrost area. Drive through the fishing village of Siglufjordur, which is a charming village rich in history, and the Trollaskagi peninsula, with some of the best ocean scenery you will see.  Day 6: Visit the West Iceland region The day begins with a short hike up to Grábrók, a volcano crater. Stop at Deildartunguhver hot spring, the legendary waterfall, Barnafoss, (the Children´s Waterfall), and the Hraunfossar cascade. You'll also visit Reykholt, home to Snorri Sturluson, the Icelandic historian, lawyer, politician, poet, and the author of some Icelandic Sagas. On the way back to Reykjavik you'll drive around the scenic fjord, Hvalfjörður (Whale Fjord).

Includes

Pickup and drop-off in Reykjavik 5 nights in a double or twin room with a private bathroom Breakfast at the hotel Minivan transportation English-speaking guide Wi-Fi on board the bus

Important Information

  • The accommodation will be a shared double or twin room with a private bathroom
  • If you are a solo traveler and do not wish to share a room please contact us to upgrade to a single room
  • Each participant can bring a day bag and one piece of luggage weighing a maximum of 20 kilograms (44 pounds)
  • The order of the itinerary may change due to weather and other related factors
  • The minimum age for this tour is 8 years old

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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