Iceland & the Northern Lights - 4 Nights
- Explore the ‘Land of Fire & Ice’ on this 4-night guided short break to Iceland.
- Relax in the healing waters of the famous Blue Lagoon on a half day trip.
- Take a full day tour of Iceland’s Golden Circle & see impressive waterfalls & eruptive geysers.
- Spend a full day of free time in Reykjavík.
- Enjoy an evening excursion to experience the Northern Lights, subject to weather conditions.
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Your Guided Group Holiday To Iceland
Explore the natural wonders of Iceland with us, from spouting geysers and black volcanic beaches to waterfalls and hot springs, on this unforgettable 4-night short break. Before we travel to the capital city, Reykjavík, we'll spend time relaxing in one of Iceland's most famous attractions - The Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa. We'll explore the country’s versatile landscape on the Golden Circle Tour and on this holiday to Iceland, there can be an opportunity to see the spellbinding Northern Lights, a natural light phenomenon that causes vibrant colours to appear in the night sky. Iceland is an enchanting country just waiting to be explored.
Please Note: Sightings of the Northern Lights are subject to weather and atmospheric conditions and cannot be guaranteed. The excursion may be cancelled or rescheduled locally due to unsuitable weather conditions.
Activity Level: Moderate
Travel to Iceland
Visit The Blue Lagoon
On your way to Reykjavik and your hotel, enjoy a visit to the world famous Blue Lagoon, one of Iceland's most popular attractions. A natural geothermic spa, the warm seawaters are rich in minerals and silica which gives the water its mesmerising bright blue appearance.
City Tour & Northern Lights
Reykjavík City Tour
This morning, there will be a guided tour of Europe's most northerly capital, Reykjavík. View the beautiful presidential residence on the outskirts of the city and the observatory known as The Pearl (from outside), plus the magnificent Hallgrímskirkja Church and many other attractions. The city centre is small and compact, making it easy and enjoyable to explore on foot. You will have the afternoon at leisure to further explore Reykjavik at your own pace. Stroll down the main shopping street, Laugavegur, with its pretty boutiques and buzzing bars and cafes.
Excursion to Experience The Northern Lights
After dark, you will travel north, away from the city lights, to hunt for the incredible Aurora Borealis. A stunning natural light display, seeing the Northern Lights is a truly unique experience. Please note that sightings of the Northern Lights are subject to weather and atmospheric conditions and cannot be guaranteed.
The Golden Circle
Full Day Guided Tour of the Golden Circle
Embark on a full day tour of the Golden Circle, a route that is home to some of Iceland’s most wonderful natural attractions. Visit the UNESCO listed Þingvellir National Park, the site of a magnificent rift valley that marks the crest of the Mid Atlantic Ridge, and the home of the largest natural lake in Iceland. Next you will see the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall, before finally viewing the spouting geysers in the geothermal active valley of Haukadalur.
Enjoy a day at leisure to relax and enjoy your surroundings. Maybe take the lift to the top of the Hallgrímskirkja Church to admire Reykjavík from above or visit one of the city's museums to learn more about this fascinating country. Your guide will be more than willing to make suggestions on how to fill your day.
Today after a wonderful holiday, you will transfer from your hotel to the airport for your flight home, with guide assistance.
Know before you go
Will I be met at the airport?
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
What if there is an emergency?
We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.
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