7 days tour

Best Of Iceland

This tour includes:

Guide

CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.

Meals

6 breakfasts

Others

Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group. Local guesthouse stay (Borgarfjörður). Goðafoss waterfall visit. Mývatn lake visit. Dimmuborgir, and Námaskarð stops. Dettifoss waterfall visit. Vatnajökull glacier visit. Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon visit. Reynisfjara beach. Seljalandsfoss waterfall. The Golden Circle: Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir Hot Springs, and Þingvellir National Park. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Transport

Private minivan/bus, walking.

Accommodation

Standard hotel (4 nights), local guesthouse (2 nights).

Hygieneprotocol

As of October 1, 2021 G Adventures' Vaccinated Tours Policy applies:  All travelers must meet the G Adventures requirements for joining their tours.  The majority of tours require travelers to be fully vaccinated and the full/final COVID-19 vaccination must be at least 14 days before the first day of the tour.  There are some tours and departures that are only ‘Travel-Ready’ which means all travelers must be fully vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours before the first day of the tour.  Please, double check with the G Adventures Support Team about the requirements of your tour and departure date. ** Updated Vaccine Mandate Changes as of 16 December 2022 below** Travel with Confidence & Vaccinated Tours As we continue to see vaccine mandates shifting and countries evolving COVID-19 policies, we have continued to monitor and adjust our policies in line. Based on this, we will be making some adjustments to our Vaccinated Tours and Travel with Confidence policy in 2023. Tours departing on or after March 31, 2023 we will no longer be requiring all travellers to be vaccinated to travel with G Adventures. However, we still strongly recommend that all travellers are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to travelling. As per our existing policy, it is the travellers responsibility to ensure they are aware of and adhere to the regulations of the country they are visiting. Please remember to ensure that your travellers have adequate travel insurance to protect them should their travel plans change, this should include trip disruption and COVID-19 coverage. Our National Geographic Journeys, National Geographic Family Journeys and G Expedition will remain fully vaccinated for all departures . You can read more about these policies here: https://www.gadventures.com/travel-with-confidence/  Leading up to March 31, 2023 our tours will continue to be Vaccinated Tours and you can look for the Vaccinated Tours icon to indicate which departures are vaccinated and which will not require a vaccination as we move forward with this change. You can find more information on our Travel with Confidence landing page https://www.gadventures.com/travel-with-confidence/  or as well as on Sherpa.  Thank you for your continued support as we navigate these updates. ** Updated Vaccine Mandate Changes as of 16 December 2022 above**

Not included:

Others

Akureyri - Whale Watching from Akureyri Jökulsárlón - Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Boat Ride (5700-9800ISK per person) Skaftafell - Skaftafell National Park Glacier Hike

Flights

International flights are not included

Optional

"My Own Room" option for this tour, you will receive your own single room for all night stops. Please be aware that single room accommodations in European hotels are often smaller, and may not be to the same service level as double-occupancy rooms. Akureyri - Whale Watching from Dalvik (9900ISK per person) Jökulsárlón - Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Boat Ride (5700-9800ISK per person) Skaftafell - Skaftafell National Park Glacier Hike (10990ISK per person)

Insurance

Insurance is not included. Travel insurance is required for this tour. Please make sure you are adequately covered. If you require travel insurance, TourRadar has partnered up with World Nomads to provide a hassle-free experience. More information can be found here ( https://www.tourradar.com/travel-insurance ).

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Itinerary of your trip Best Of Iceland

  • Day 1 Day 1: Reykjavik
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 1: Reykjavik

      Arrive at any time.There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Accommodation: - Hotel Cabin (or similar). Included Activities: - Welcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group Additional Notes: There are pre-bookable activities available for this tour. Check out the "Available Extras" section of the Overview page for more information on these activities, and cost-saving bundles.

  • Day 2 Day 2: Reykjavik/Akureyri (1B)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 2: Reykjavik/Akureyri (1B)

      Set off from Reykjavik after breakfast and enjoy the scenic journey to the Capital of the North, Akureyri. Explore Akureyri's old town. Enjoy optional lunch in one of the eateries in Akureyri and opt to go on a whale-watching tour.Eyjafjörður is a scenic spot to enjoy the local wildlife and small villages in the area. Opt to go on a whale-watching excursion. Accommodation: - Sveinbjarnargerdi Country Hotel (or similar). Meals Included: - Breakfast Transport: - Private Vehicle: Reykjavík to Akureyri Optional Extras to chose from: - Whale Watching from Akureyri Additional Notes: If you have pre-booked whale watching, you will be going on the excursion this evening.

  • Day 3 Day 3: Akureyri To Bakagerdi (Borgarfjörður) (1B)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 3: Akureyri To Bakagerdi (Borgarfjörður) (1B)

      Stop at Goðafoss waterfall en route to Mývatn lake. Explore lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the geothermal area of Námaskarð. Visit Dettifoss waterfall before arriving in Bakagerdi (Borgarfjörður) for a night in a local guesthouse.Head to Mývatn lake, stopping en route at Goðafoss waterfall. In Mývatn, explore lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the geothermal area of Námaskarð. Visit Dettifoss waterfall, one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe. Reach Bakagerdi (Borgarfjörður) in the East Fjords region for a night in a local guesthouse. Accommodation: - Alfheimar Guesthouse (or similar). Meals Included: - Breakfast Transport: - Private Vehicle: Akureyri to Bakkagerdi Included Activities: - Godafoss Waterfall Visit - Myvatn Geothermal Lake Visit - Dimmuborgir Lava Fields Visit - Námaskarð Visit - Dettifoss Waterfall Visit

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Experience Style

Experience Style

Mixed

There will be challenging activities such as hiking, biking, canyoning and trekking, but you’re also going to have other means of transportation and relaxed moments to just chill.

Accomodation level

Accomodation level

Medium

This accommodation includes essential services like a hot shower, electricity, and a nice and comfy bed.

Experience Type

Experience Type

Small Group

You’ll be accompanied by a small group of travelers just like you.

Physical Rating

Physical Rating

Basic

Almost everyone is fit for these activities. Every hike or physical exercise last less than 30 minutes, such as paragliding and horseback riding. Please ask about specific conditions.

Age range

Age range

Min: 12 / Max: 90

Age range allowed for this experience.

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