8 days / 7 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast
If you are interested in exploring the magical Mývatn area and the historical sites of Tröllaskagi peninsula, this tour is perfect for you. During the tour you can take a relaxing bath at the Mývatn natural geothermal baths or go whale watching from Húsavík harbor or visit the islands of Grimsey and Hrisey.
Northern Iceland is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Iceland. The landscape is a fascinating collage of lakes, mountains, plains, rivers and lava deserts. The volcanic zone covers a large part of the area, offering spectacular sights such as volcanoes, craters and high temperature areas, as well as the vastest lava area in Iceland.
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ICELAND
Arrival in Iceland. If time allows, go for a exploration walk around Reykjavík.
Overnight in Reykjavík in one of our 3-star-hotels.
Day 2: SKAGAFJORÐUR AND GLAUMBÆR TURF FARM
Drive north and stop at Skagafjörður, the valley of horses and home of Glaumbær turf farm. Make a stop at the innumerable hills at Vatnsdalshólar before heading to the hotel.
Overnight for 5 nights in our hotels in North Iceland.
Day 3: HISTORICAL SITES OF TRÖLLASKAGI PENINSULA
Explore the wonders of Tröllaskagi peninsula and get in touch with the history of Iceland. Visit the small, beautiful fishing village of Siglufjörður and the historical sites at Hólar and Hofsós.
Day 4: AKUREYRI AND GOÐAFOSS
Drive through Akureyri, the capital of the north, and go see Goðafoss, the waterfall of the gods. Proceed onwards to the magnificent Lake Mývatn area, renowed for its magical scenery.
Day 5: MÝVATN REGION
Spend the day discovering the magical Mývatn area. The unique landscape surrounding it, makes it a perfect spot for hiking. What better way to relax after the hike than to enjoy the Mývatn natural baths.
Day 6: TJÖRNES PENINSULA AND DETTIFOSS
Drive over to the Tjörnes peninsula and get ready to be impressed by Europes´ most powerful waterfall, Dettifoss, and Ásbyrgi canyon.
Day 7: SETTLEMENT CENTER IN BORGARNES
Head back to Reykjavík but make a pit stop in Borgarnes and visit the popular Saga Settlement Centre.
Overnight in Reykjavík in one of our 3-star-hotels
Day 8: DEPART FOR HOME
If time allows: Enjoy Reykjavík, or explore the Reykjanes Peninsula with a stop at the famous Blue Lagoon for relaxation.
|Tour rates for 7 nights||Winter Season 01.10 - 30.04||Shoulder Season 01.05 - 04.06 01.09 - 30.09||Summer Season 05.06 - 31.08|
|Single Room||903 EUR||1225 EUR||1533 EUR|
|Double Room||1008 EUR||1365 EUR||1708 EUR|
|Triple Room||1288 EUR||1680 EUR||2058 EUR|
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