4* Wellness & Northern Lights Escorted Tour - 4 Nights
You’ll love this 5-day tour in winter wonderland of Iceland where, in addition to visiting the most famous places of the country, we will also hunt for the magnificent Northern Lights, and enjoy wellness and spa in a 4* hotel. This is a real adventure of a tour including such highlights as the famous Geysir hot spring area, beautiful waterfalls and much more.
The tour is designed to witnessing the amazing Northern Lights as well as enjoying the warmth of Icelandic hot thermal water in the midst of the winter. The Blue lagoon has become a world famous wellness and spa attraction, and the Riverside Spa in Hotel Selfoss is designed and orchestrated in the sense of Icelandic nature while the theme of ice and fire underlining the extremes of Icelandic nature.
DAY 1 WELCOME TO ICELAND
We’ll meet you from your flight and transfer you to Reykjavik, the northernmost capital of the world. You’ll spend the night in the 4* Hotel Island and the day/evening is yours to enjoy the attraction, bars and restaurants of Reykjavik.
DAY 2 THE GOLDEN CIRCLE
After breakfast the guide will meet you in the hotel lobby at 8.45am and we head for the renowned Golden Circle, including a visit to the famous Geysir hot spring area, where Strokkur erupts every 5-10 minutes. We also visit the Gullfoss (Golden) waterfall and Thingvellir national park, where the forces of the Great Atlantic Rift are clearly visible. This is where the North American and European tectonic plates drift apart at a rate of 2-6 cm per year. Thingvellir is also the place where the ancient Icelandic parliament was established in 930. It is an area of truly outstanding beauty, as well as geological and historical significance.
After visiting these world famous sights, we drive through the much greener landscapes of South Iceland to our accommodation in Selfoss, a town of 8,000 inhabitants. There, you will enjoy a welcome drink and a short film introducing the Northern Lights in a proper cinema. Weather permitting; a hunt for the Northern light will be in the evening in the Selfoss vicinity. Your hotel for the next two nights will be the 4* Hotel Selfoss on a bed & breakfast basis.
DAY 3 VOLCANOES AND WATERFALLS
After breakfast it's time to travel along the south coast white glacier tongues, waterfalls and rugged hills around the infamous volcano Eyjafjallajökull. The day is crowned by the magnificent Katla Ice Cave before heading back to the Hotel Selfoss.
DAY 4 BLUE LAGOON AND REYKJAVIK CITY TOUR
Wake up early for breakfast and get ready to drive the south coast to Reykjanes peninsula. There, we pass Krysuvik a hot thermal area before arriving at the area’s jewel, the Blue Lagoon. Then is time for a bathing where you can enjoy soaking in the mineral rich water with its fine silica mud experience. The Blue lagoon is on the National Geographic list of 25 Wonders of the World claiming it is a geothermal gift of nature. From the Blue Lagoon, we head to Reykjavik for a City Tour that will introduce the city’s main landmarks before checking in to the 4* Hotel Island for your last night.
DAY 5 GOODBYE ICELAND
After breakfast check out of the hotel and spend your last hour exploring more of Reykjavik if time allows before your transfer back to the airport and your flight home.
- Return Flights
- Hand Baggage
- Return Airport Transfers
- Guided Coach Tour
- Welcome Drink
- 4 Nights 4* Bed & Breakfast
- Entrance to Spa at Hotel Island
- 1 Spa Entrance per person at the Hotel Selfoss
- Lunch, Dinner and Drinks
- Entrance to the Blue Lagoon which can be purchased from the tour guide
Prices are based on 2 sharing and based on the cheapest airport and date in any given month.
- September 2020 – 6th, 13th and 20th
- October 2020 – 4th, 11th, 18th, 21st & 25th
- November 2020 – 18th
- December 2020 – 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th
- January 2021 – 3rd, 10th, 13th, 17th, 24th & 27th
- February 2021 – 24th
- March 2021 – 10th
- April 2021 – 4th