ICELAND NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT
Iceland is one of the rare countries that offers breathtaking views in every season of the year. On the island, which is the fruit of the mystical combination of fire and ice, enormous glaciers, lava caves, huge waterfalls, powerful volcanoes, vast beaches, geothermal pools will be with us throughout our trip. When the northern lights, one of the most amazing miracles of nature, are added to this feast, Iceland promises an unforgettable holiday for life.
1 hour drive, 50 km.
After meeting at Keflavik Airport, transfer to the hotel in Reykjavik city center. After settling in the rooms, information about the tour program and dinner. Then move on the route determined by our guide for the hunt for northern lights.
Golden Circle: Þingvellir NP, Gulfoss Waterfall, Geysir
Today we will follow the most famous route of Iceland, known as "Golden Circle". Our first stop is the Þingvellir National Park, which is the fault line between the American and European continents and hosts the world's first parliament. Afterwards, we continue to "Golden Waterfall" Gulfoss. Our next stop is Geysir, the ancestor of geysers. At the end of our tour, we return to our hotel.
3,5 hours drive, 250 km.
Seljalandsfoss, Skogafoss, Reynisfjara, Kalfafell
4 hours drive, 300 km. 3 hours easy walk in the nature.
Our program today takes place in the south of Iceland. We will see the mighty Eyjafjallajökull Volcano and its Glacier, Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, the Skogafoss Waterfall, which is famous for the cave behind it, and Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach, which is among the most beautiful beaches in the world, the Lava Museum, where we can learn Iceland geography closely and Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck. After settling in our hotel in Kalfafell, dinner and then the hunt for northern lights.
Skaftafell National Park, Hof Church, Jokulsarlon
3 hours drive, 200 km. 2 hours easy walk in the nature.
In the morning, we start the day with Skaftafell National Park formed by glaciers, volcanoes, strong rivers and waterfalls. We will witness an extraterrestrial geography with the walk up to the glacier. The next stop is the Hof Church, last surviving grass covered church in Iceland. After a short break here, we continue to Jokulsarlon Glacier Lake. While witnessing the voyage of the glacier pieces that are broken off from the Vatna Glacier, we get the chance to see the seals. Then we return to our hotel and go hunting for northern lights in the evening.
Dyrhólaey, Hveragerði Greenhouses, Blue Lagoon, Reykjavik
5 hours drive, 400 km. 1 hour easy walk in the nature.
Today, our return journey to Reykjavik begins. On our route, there is Hveragerði greenhouses which is like an oasis in a geography like Iceland where there is not much opportunity, Dyrhólaey Lighthouse with a fascinating view that sees black beaches from the top and extends towards the ocean. After having a lunch break here, after walking among the enormous lava fields and purple lupines in Reykjanes National Park, we arrive at the hot spring Blue Lagoon, famous for its azure water. After getting tired of the hot pools on the last day of our program, we move to our hotel in Reykjavik city center. Then we move to the restaurant for dinner. After dinner go out for northern lights hunt.
Transfer to the Keflavik International Airport in the morning and say goodbye to you.
16:00 Keflavik International Airport
06:00 Keflavik International Airport
5 nights accommodation, 5 breakfast, 1 dinner, all specified tours, transfers between all destinations, activities, museum entrances
Reykjavik: Icelandair Natura or similar
Kalfafell: Fosshotel Nupar or similar