Saturday, 28 November 2020
Welcome to Iceland
Your driver guide will meet you at the airport and take you to Reykjavik. Check in at hotel is not until 2:00pm unless there is early check in and then it has to be specially paid for. Your local guide will take you on a city tour of Reykjavik, it can be by car or walking. Your transportation will be a Sprinter 4x4 16pax There are a lot of amazing things to see in Reykjavik. For example: Hallgrímskirkja Perlan Harpa The old harbor Overnight in Reykjavik – Canopy hotel
Sunday, 29 November 2020
South shore – Snowmobile on Eyjafjallajökull
Meeting up with the driver guide in the morning in the lobby of hotel. You will start your tour in the Icelandic unique natur. First stop will be Seljalandsfoss From there you will drive to Skógarfoss… Icelanders really love their waterfalls and no wonder! They are really beautiful. There are many good restaurants on this route, we would recommend Hotel Anna or Gamla Fjósið for lunch on this day. CREATIVE IDEAS – PRECISION OPERATION Next up is the real adventure of the day! Snowmobile on Eyjafjallajökull. This would be Iceland’s most famous glacier since it’s eruption in 2010. Paralyzing air traffic for the rest of the world. Icelanders still put our guest to the test of pronouncing its name… we will help you a bit - AY-yah-fyad-layer-kuh-tel = Eyjafjallajokull Snowmobile tour: While the south is certainly spectacular from "below” nothing beats experiencing it from "above”! Snowmobiling on top of Eyjafjallajökull glacier is an extraordinary experience and a once in a lifetime experience. This tour is the perfect length of time for 'first-time riders' and individuals looking for a scenic, fun-ride, exploring and experiencing the wilderness, the glacier and the breathtaking views over south Iceland. In perfect conditions the jaw dropping view includes Westman Islands, the whole south coast all the way to Ingólfsfjall and even a big part of the highlands! The tour starts from our base, Gljúfrabúi by Road 249. After a short briefing where your guide takes you through safety procedures we dress up in a snow suit and helmet and hop into our modified Super Jeep. We then drive towards Eyjafjallajökull and up it's slopes, onto the glacier base where we keep our snowmobiles. Overnight at Hrífunes Guesthouse – Special Birthday dinner!
Monday, 30 November 2020
Skaftafell National park and Glacier hike
This day you will start by driving to Skaftafell where you will spend the day in the real raw Icelandic nature. First thing you will see is Dverghamrar – Columnar Basalt Then you will enter Skaftafell National park where you will be able to see some extraordinary nature For example : Svartifoss CREATIVE IDEAS – PRECISION OPERATION Aftrer a light lunch in Skaftafell you will join a experienced local guide for a Glacier Walk on Skaftafellsjökull. This is an moderately easy walk, grandparents have done it with no injuries 😊 Overnight at Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon
Tuesday, 01 December 2020
Ice Cave Tour and Jökulsárlón
On this day you will continue to explore the glaciers in the south of the country. You will start with an Ice Cave tour – Vatnajökull, Iclands biggest glacier. After this amazing experience you will have lunch en route. Then head over to Jökulsárlón – Diamond beach. The Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon black sand beach. ... Right next to the famous Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon you will find a black volcanic sand beach where icebergs from the lagoon drift ashore and create the most magical setting. On your way to Umi hotel you will stop and explore the Black sand beach.
Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Kerið (Crater), Gullfoss, Geysir and Thingvellir
Day 5 will be spent making your way back to Reykjavik. You will take the Golden Circel route back. First stop would be Kerið – Volcanic Crater Up next – Gullfoss, one of Iceland’s most iconic and beloved waterfalls, found in the Hvítá river canyon in south-west Iceland. The water in Hvítá river travels from the glacier Langjökull, before cascading 32 meters (105 feet) down Gullfoss’ two stages CREATIVE IDEAS – PRECISION OPERATION The journey doesn’t stop there, next you will go to Geysir, a famous hot spring in the geothermal area of Haukadalur Valley, found in south-west Iceland CREATIVE IDEAS – PRECISION OPERATION The last stop on this day is Thingvellir, one of Iceland's most historically significant, sacred and naturally beautiful sites.
Thursday, 03 December 2020
Reykjanes peninsula & Blue Lagoon
After a hopefully a good night sleep you will start your day with the driver guide but on this day you will explore Reykjanes peninsula First stop is Kleifarvatn, located in the centre of the Reykjanes Peninsula Krýsuvík or Seltún is the next stop, where you’ll discover an expanse of steaming volcanic vents and boiling hot springs, framed dramatically by a range of multi-coloured hills. The last stop is one of the Iceland’s “MUST DO” – The Blue Lagoon A warm moment at the Blue Lagoon Indulge in one of the wonders of the world. Feel the luxuriousness of the location as soon as you walk in the doors, surrounded with comfort and Iceland’s natural resources, its no wonder people from all over the world come to experience the tranquility of the Lagoon. The milky, warm waters of the Lagoon are renowned for its rejuvenating and curative properties for skin diseases such as psoriasis and certain types of eczema. Show the world your beautiful skin after using the famous silica mud mask and feel the softness of your skin after leaving the tranquil waters of the Lagoon. Indulge in the famous "Blue Lagoon Cocktail" served in the lagoon for a memorable taste of Iceland. CREATIVE IDEAS – PRECISION OPERATION Healthy juices, wine, beer and soft drinks are for purchase as well from the lagoon bar. Sweat it out in one of the saunas or relax in comfortable chairs in the Relaxation area between dips in the pool. Massage sore muscles at the waterfall or book a private massage on the water for an extra fee. Enjoy lunch at the LAVA restaurant, one of the best tables in the country. Included: entrance, taxes and service. Access to saunas & bathing area silica mud for masks. shampoo, conditioner and shower gel hairdryer plastic bags for wet bathing suits Lockers for safe storage of personal items Towel First drink at the in-lagoon bar Overnight in Reykjavik
Friday, 04 December 2020
We pick you up 3 hours before your flight should depart. The drive to the airport is about 45 minutes long Early bird breakfast is available for extra fee if needed Hope to see you in Iceland