Pearls of Iceland
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Pearls of Iceland

10 days / 9 nights
Accommodation | Breakfast

In this tour you will really get to know the main regions of Iceland, and experience as much as possible. Your main focus of attention will be on the geothermal hot springs, magnificent waterfalls, rivers and lakes, roaring glaciers, variety of fjords and valleys and last but not least, the icelandic people

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€ 1.225

Including accommodation, breakfast, Wi-Fi and service charges and taxes.

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OVERVIEW

You will see all of the main attractions Iceland has to offer in this 10 day round trip. Explore the history and experience the dramatic landscape in all parts of Iceland. Visit erupting geysers in the great Geysir hot spring area, gaze upon Vatnajökull glacier, Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon and many other unique places.

   

 

 

Highlights

  • Akureyri, the capital of northern Iceland
  • Europe’s most powerful waterfall, Dettifoss and other waterfalls like Goðafoss and Gullfoss
  • Snaefellsnes peninsula and Snæfellsnes glacier, lava fields and bird colonies
  • The magical scenery at lake Mývatn and the fossils of Tjörnes peninsula
  • Scenic fjords of East Iceland
  • Geysir hot spring area in Haukadalur and Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site
  • Largest glacier in Europe, Vatnajökull, Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon and Skaftafell National Park
  • 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: WHALE FJORD AND SAGA VALLEY
    Explore the scenic Whale fjord and the saga valley Borgarfjörður.
    Spend two nights in our hotels in West Iceland.

  • Day 3: SNÆFELLSNES PENINSULA
    Explore Snæfellsnes peninsula with its snow capped volcano Snæfellsjökull, stunning coastline, lava fields and bird colonies.

  • Day 4: SKAGAFJÖRÐUR AND GLAUBÆR TURF FARM
    Drive to Skagafjörður, the valley of horses and home of Glaumbær turf farm.
    Overnight two nights in our hotels in North Iceland.

  • Day 5: AKUREYRI AND MÝVATN AREA
    Explore Akureyri, the capital of north Iceland, and Goðafoss, the waterfall of the gods. Explore the sights of lake Mývatn. Optional evening whale watching tours from Húsavík (June-August).

  • Day 6: DETTIFOSS WATERFALL
    Drive around Tjörnes peninsula and visit Europe’s most powerful waterfall, Dettifoss (mid June to August) and proceed further to the east.
    Overnight in Fosshotel Eastfjords.

  • Day 7: EAST FJORDS
    Spend the morning travelling along the coastline of Lagarfljót river. Stop in Hallormsstaður, where Iceland’s largest forest is located. Proceed further south whilst enjoying the scenic East fjords. Stop in Höfn for the glacier exhibition before proceeding further along the glacier. The Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon is there to impress with its floating icebergs.
    Overnight in one of our hotels in Vatnajökull region.

  • Day 8: WONDERS ALONG THE SOUTH COAST
    Drive along the south coast and witness many natural wonders such as black lava beaches, waterfalls and glaciers. A visit to the folk museum in Skogar is worth the while which is close to the impressive Skogarfoss waterfall.
    Stay in Fosshotel Hekla or similar.

  • Day 9: GULLFOSS WATERFALL AND GEYSIR HOT SPRING AREA
    Visit Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot spring area and Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site.
    Overnight in Reykjavík in one of our 3-star hotels.

  • Day 10: DEPART FOR HOME
    If time allows: Enjoy Reykjavík or explore the Reykjanes Peninsula with a stop at the famous Blue Lagoon for relaxtion.

Tour rates for 9 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 1171 EUR 1602 EUR 1997 EUR
Double Room 1336 EUR 1822 EUR 2272 EUR
Triple Room 1776 EUR 2317 EUR 2822 EUR

Reykjavík

Fosshotel Baron

Located in the heart of Reykjavík, near the seafront, just walking distance of shops and attractions

Fosshotel Lind

Centrally located in Reykjavík, near the city's main shopping area.

Fosshotel Rauðará

3-stars hotel in the center of Reykjavík, near Hlemmur Square and Klambratún city park. (Formerly Best Western Hotel Reykjavík)

Fosshotel Reykjavík

Fosshotel Reykjavík, the largest hotel in Iceland, is located within a short walking distance from downtown Reykjavík.

Grand Hótel Reykjavík

Grand Hotel Reykjavík is a four star superior hotel for business travelers, conference guests and tourists who demand excellent service and facilities.

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum

Hotel Reykjavík Centrum is a 4 star hotel, located on Aðalstræti, one of Reykjavík’s oldest streets, in a newly renovated building, the oldest part of which was built in 1764.

West Iceland

Fosshotel Hellnar

The mother of country hotels, under the mysterious Snæfellsjökull Glacier, one of earth´s seven energy centers and the gateway to the center of the earth.

Fosshotel Reykholt

Romantic country hotel in the legendary settings of Reykholt in Borgarfjörður

Fosshotel Stykkishólmur

A lovely hotel with stylish rooms on the mystical Snæfellsnes peninsula

North Iceland

Fosshotel Húsavík

A well-equipped hotel in the heart of Húsavík, within walking distance from the harbor.

Fosshotel Mývatn

The iconic natural beauty of Iceland’s Lake Mývatn is now the site of a new hotel, Fosshotel Mývatn, opened 1st July 2017

East Iceland

Fosshotel Eastfjords

Fosshotel Eastfjords, set in the small village of Fáskrúðsfjörður, is an area on the Iceland's east coast, renowned for magnificent nature and landscape.

South East Iceland

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

In harmony with nature, located next to the largest glacier in europe

Fosshotel Vatnajökull

Attractive hotel in the southeast of Iceland with a spellbinding view of the magnificant glacier

South Iceland

Fosshotel Hekla

Fosshotel Hekla, situated close to Mount Hekla in South Iceland, is surrounded by some of the country's most stunning sights including volcanoes Eyjafjallajökull and Fimmvörðuháls

Fosshotel Núpar

Comfortable and perfectly located hotel in one of Iceland's most glorious landscapes

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For any itinerary changes, feel free to contact us at selfdrive@islandshotel.is to get an offer for your special tour. Íslandshótel reserves the right to confirm a reversed itinerary and the right to change accommodation at short notice, depending on availability. Please note that this tour does not include a rental car.