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Discover Reykjavik – Gateway To Iceland

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Discover Reykjavik, a vibrant and sophisticated city, and gateway to surrounding mountains, glaciers, volcanos and hot springs. Full of history and defining landmarks such as the Hallgrimskirkja Church and the Imagine Peace Tower, this tour gives you an insight into a capital city that has boundless nature on its doorstep and a day’s tour into the beautiful Icelandic landscape itself.

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Reykjavik is a city where adventure beckons and a host of wonders await. Connect with culture in the city, then step off the pavements and explore a paradise of fjords, geothermal springs and enchanting waterfalls just on the doorstep.

Reykjavik – gateway to Iceland

Take the elevator to the top of Hallgrimskirkja Church for panoramic city views.

Stroll along city waterfront paths and admire the Sun Voyager – a massive steel sculpture that is a dreamboat and ode to the sun.

Visit a little bit of paradise close to the city centre at Nautholsvik golden-sanded geothermal beach. Swim, sunbathe or enjoy a hot tub and steam bath.

Places covered 5 Days
  • Day 1 Reykjavik attractions and sightseeing
  • Day 2 Iceland in a nutshell day tour
  • Day 3 Day trip whale watching
  • Day 4 Pampering and pleasure – thermal baths and the Blue Lagoon
  • Days Details
  • 1 Reykjavik attractions and sightseeing Explore the city on foot – in the Old Town, classic wooden buildings rub shoulders with modern timber and concrete structures. In winter, skate on the Tjornin Pond by the City Hall, which, in summer is home to many different kinds of birds. Take a guided tour of the Old National Library and step into cultural Iceland and its precious vellum manuscripts depicting Norse and ancient literature. Walk to the top of hill Oskjuhlio, overlooking the city, and view incredible Icelandic landscapes from the monument Perlan from the panoramic viewing platforms. This is a monument to Iceland’s geothermal water supplies.Ingolfur Arnarson was the first Nordic settler in Iceland. His statue lies in front of a fascinating mix of the city’s 18th century stone houses, 19th century small wooden houses, and modern blocks from the 30s and 40s.Head to Laugavegur, the city’s main shopping street and full of eateries and coffee houses. Take a walk or bike ride out to the Ellioaardalur Valley, a lush valley that’s a hot spot for fishing Arctic char, salmon and brown trout. Hike up Mount Esja that provides a stunning backdrop to the capital area. There are trails for varying levels.See the Imagine Peace Tower, a memorial to John Lennon from his widow, Yoko Ono. A tall tower of light, projected from a white stone monument with the words ‘Imagine Peace’ carved into it in 24 languages. Find out all about Iceland’s history and heritage at the National Museum of Iceland, from the Settlement Age to the modern day.
  • 2 Iceland in a Nutshell day tour – The Wild West A full day’s tour into the dramatic glacial landscape of western Iceland.Drive through Thingvellir National Park and through the Almannagja gorge with views of the beautiful Oxara River and cascading waterfall Oxararfoss. On to the highland road leading to the bleak and haunted Kaldidalur valley and the Langjokull glacier, Iceland’s second largest, and its cascading waterfalls. Stop off at historic Reykholt, home of Iceland’s greatest saga writer, Snorri Sturluson, See Deildartunguhver, Europe’s most powerful geothermal spring, followed by a guided tour and beer tasting at brewery Stedji. A final stop at Hvalfjorour, Whale Fjord, with its small whale factory, before returning to Reykjavik.
  • 3 Reykjavik whale watching day trip Wrap up warm – special suits are provided for a fascinating day out whale watching, tours operate from the old harbor in Reykjavik. Experienced guides take you out into the surrounding seas for a closer look at these spectacular mammals. Learn about the seabirds and nature in the Faxofloi bay then head out into deeper waters for sightings of Minke whales, Humpback whales, dolphins and porpoises and many other species.
  • 4 Pampering and pleasure – thermal baths and the Blue Lagoon Step into a giant bathtub that pools six million litres of geothermal seawater from way beneath the earth’s surface, and take the bath of your life. The mineral-rich milky, aqua blue waters at The Blue Lagoon in Grindavik on the Reykjanes Peninsula are perfect for soothing your skin, calming your nerves, and creating an all-round feel-good factor. Relax into the lagoon against a spectacular lunar backdrop and watch the rising steam dance and swirl above the waters. There’s also a sauna, steam bath carved out of a lava cave and a therapeutic massaging waterfall.
  • 5 Depart
€ 1,500 per person (Prices are in Euros and exclude international flights)
Price Per Person in Twin Sharing Accomodation
(Prices are in Euros and exclude international flights)

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