Visit the northernmost capital in the world and soem great nearby attractions on this short tour. The tour arrangements include return airport/hotel transfers, 3 nights accommodation with breakfast, 2 guided coach excursions being City Sightseeing and the Golden Circle, and a non-guided visit to the Blue Lagoon, including bathing.
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Day 1 Keflavik Airport - Reykjavik
On arrival at Keflavik Airport transfer by airport bus to your hotel. The city centre is a small area characterised by eclectic and colourful houses, good shopping, dining and drinking. Reykjavík has recently established itself as a haven for food lovers, with numerous restaurants taking advantage of the abundance of local seafood, meat and game.
Reykjavik has many wonderful museums including the National Museum displaying artefacts from the first settlement to the modern age, giving an excellent overview of Iceland’s history and culture, the Reykjavik 871+2 Settlement Museum, an archaeological museum based around a 10th-century Viking longhouse unearthed in 2001, the Reykjavik Art Museum and the National Gallery.
Day 2 City Sightseeing and the Blue Lagoon
Today enjoy a short Reykjavík city tour. See the home of the world's oldest parliament, the modern church Hallgrímskirkja, the lake in the centre of the city inhabited by numerous waterfowl, modern suburbs contrasting with the older parts of the city with their colourful little houses and much more.
In the afternoon take the non-guided coach transfer from the city to the Blue Lagoon. Drive through rough lava fields to visit the Lagoon, where you can relax in the aquamarine, rejuvenating geothermal waters, rich in minerals and believed to have healing powers. Return to Reykjavik on the coach at the conclusion of your visit- you can choose between several departure times.
Day 3 Golden Circle
This exciting excursion takes you to three of the "must see" sights of Iceland. Drive around the fertile lowlands of Southern Iceland and visit one of Iceland's most magnificent waterfalls, Gullfoss, then the erupting hot springs in the Geysir area, and finally the outstandingly beautiful Þingvellir National Park where the world's oldest parliament was founded in the year 930, and where the European and American tectonic plates meet in a spectacular setting.
Day 4 Reykjavik - Keflavik Airport
Arrangements end with your transfer by coach from your hotel back to Keflavik Airport.
Departures: daily all year (please note: the Blue Lagoon is closed 24-28 April 2017 for renovations).
Includes: 3 nights stay in selected level of accommodation with private facilities and daily breakfast, 2.5 hour guided Reykjavik City Tour with transfers, 8 hour guided Golden Circle Tour with transfers, non-guided Blue Lagoon visit with transfers including bathing, return airport transfers.
* In winter time you can also take this tour with a slightly different itinerary, which includes a hunt for the northern lights - see our tour Reykjavik Mini Stay Winter under the Iceland Winter tour selection
* Add extra days and excursions
* The order of the excursions may change according to availability
* choose from 3 or 4 star accommodation
Your time in Reykjavik can be extended, or you can add the following 2 night stays (May to September). Please enquire for further details.
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Hofn: includes return flights Reykjavik- Hofn, 2 nights accommodation with breakfast.
Egilsstadir: includes return flights Reykjavik- Egilsstadir, 2 nights accommodation with breakfast.
Akureyri: includes return flights Reykjavik- Akureyri, 2 nights accommodation with breakfast, guided coach tour to Lake Myvatn 8-9hrs.
Husavik: includes return flights Reykjavik- Husavik, 2 nights accommodation with breakfast, whale watching excursion 2-3hrs.
Isafjordur: includes return flights Reykjavik- Isafjordur, 2 nights accommodation with breakfast.
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Includes: 3 nights stay in selected accommodation with private facilities and daily breakfast, 2.5 hour guided Reykjavik City Tour with transfers, 8 hour guided Golden Circle Tour with transfers, Blue Lagoon visit with transfers including bathing, return airport transfers.
The price will vary according to the level of accommodation selected and the precise dates of travel.
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