Icelandic Aurora high-end 3-Day Tour 6-person Chinese group

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Price from 340,915 ISK
Price from 2,455 EUR
Price from 2,591 USD
Price from 2,080 GBP
Price from 18,750 RMB
Duration

Duration

3 days

Highlights

Highlights

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation

Full refund 24hours before departure time

Explore your Iceland adventure with us

Overview

Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival in Iceland & Blue Lagoon

As soon as you arrive in Iceland, your otherworldly journey begins. From Keflavík International Airport, you’ll be transported through the moon-like lava landscape of the Reykjanes peninsula to your accommodation in downtown Reykjavík.

If your flight arrives early, you can stop in Reykjanes’ barren lava field to soak in the Blue Lagoon before you reach the city. This azure geothermal spa stays warm all year round, and its natural silica mud does wonders for your skin! It’s the perfect way to relax after your flight.

If your flight arrives late, the Blue Lagoon trip will be arranged on a different day, and instead, you can spend your first evening soaking in the Nordic atmosphere in the northern-most capital in the world, Reykjavík.

You will then spend your first night in Iceland at accommodation in Reykjavík.

Day 2 - The Golden Circle

Today, you’ll spend your day admiring Iceland’s most visited natural attractions, aptly named the Golden Circle. From Reykjavík, you’ll be whisked away on a minibus to the first site of the day, the historic Þingvellir National Park. Iceland’s parliament was founded here over a thousand years ago.

Þingvellir National Park is neither located on the Eurasian tectonic plate nor the North-American one but in a rift valley between the two plates. As the continents drift apart, they tear up the landscape, causing cracks and fissures in the region.

Those with a sense of adventure can choose to go on a snorkeling tour in Silfra, a fissure located on the boundaries of the two continents. The crystal clear waters of Silfra provides an unparalleled experience as the visibility in the water can reach up to 328 ft. (100 meters).

Next up is Geysir geothermal area, home of the erupting hot spring Strokkur. Strokkur spews geothermal water every few minutes, creating a high water column that reaches 49 – 66 ft. (15-20 meters) in the air. Be sure to bring a camera because a selfie in front of the great Strokkur is a must.

The Golden Circle takes its name from the Golden Waterfall – Gullfoss, one of Iceland’s most stunning waterfalls and your next destination today. It looks even more breathtaking in the wintertime as the white water thunders through blocks of ice and snow.

You can add a tour to Langjökull glacier during the booking process, which feeds the waterfall Gullfoss. There, you’ll hop on a snowmobile and race across the white expanse of the glacier.

Animal lovers can also rejoice as today you can book a horse riding tour through the Icelandic countryside. Icelandic horses are renowned for being both friendly and gentle, and so this excursion is suitable for both beginners and expert riders.

After this amazing trip, you’ll return to the city to unwind and spend another night at your Reykjavík accommodation.

Day 3 - South Iceland

The South Coast of Iceland is filled with breathtaking wonders. Today, you’ll start your two-day trip along it.First up, you will see Seljalandsfoss waterfall, a stunning high and narrow cascade that falls over a 203-foot (62-meter) cliff face. Behind the curtain of falling water, a large cave is visible, and in the winter, this majestic waterfall is illuminated by strong lights.

From there, you’ll visit Skógafoss, a wholly different but equally beautiful waterfall. Skógafoss is bigger than Seljalandsfoss and has a more classic shape.  The land underneath the cascade is very flat, allowing visitors to walk right up to the wall of water.

You’ll then continue your journey, making your way to the black sand beach of Reynisfjara near the village of Vík. Out in the North-Atlantic surf stand the imposing dark rock stacks of Reynisdrangar, watching as the heavy waves crash upon the shore.

You’ll then continue further east, past a vast extension of black lava sand plains that are the results of a single volcanic eruption. As you continue your journey, the impressive Vatnajökull glacier will start to appear.

You will stop at Skaftafell Nature Reserve, an oasis situated between white sheets of ice and black sands. The area is located under the mighty Vatnajökull glacier, and from here, you can see Iceland’s highest peak, the 6923-foot (2110-meter) high Hvannadalshnúkur.

Finally, it is time to head to the stunning Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. Icebergs from a nearby glacier break off and fall into the lagoon, where they float on the serene water before drifting off to the ocean. Close by is Diamond Beach, where ice blocks from the lagoon have washed up on shore and glisten in the sunlight.

To finish off the day with even more spectacular nature, be sure to look up into the night sky for a chance to spot the elusive Northern Lights. You’ll then spend the night either near Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon or Skaftafell Nature Reserve.

General Information

Available

October - April

Duration

5 days

Difficulty

Esay

Languages

chinese

Minimum age

no

Included

√ Airport transfer on arrival/departure
√ 3 nights of accommodation in Reykjavík (different levels available; breakfast included for √ Comfort and Quality levels; more detailed information below)
√ 1 night of accommodation in a country hotel during the 2-day south coast tour (breakfast √ √ included, private bathroom depending on availability)
√ Blue Lagoon comfort entrance (upgrade to premium level available)
√ Golden Circle small group sightseeing tour in a minibus (upgrades available with other activities)
√ South Coast 2-day small group minibus tour with ice caving
√ Jökulsárlón boat
√ Detailed Itinerary
√ Personal travel agent
√ Taxes
√ Travelers who book with Guide to Iceland may have a PCR or rapid antigen COVID-19 test prearranged prior to their departure from Iceland, if needed.

Not Included

× Lunch and dinner
× Guide tips

What to bring

Warm and waterproof clothing
Winter hiking shoes
Swimsuit and Towel
Camera

Good to know

The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon, and therefore cannot be guaranteed, but this itinerary is designed to maximize your chances to see them if the weather allows. Please be aware that your itinerary may have to be rearranged to better fit your arrival date and time.
Some optional activities might need a valid driver's license, or you might need to send additional information to your travel planner. Please note that you need to know how to swim and present medical documents should you choose to go snorkeling or diving.

It can happen, in the case of extreme weather, that an activity is canceled. If your chosen activity is canceled, we will assist you with rearranging or booking other activities when possible, and any potential price difference will be refunded to you.

Note that Icelandic roads and pavements can be slippery in the wintertime. We recommend you bring shoes with slip-resistant soles or ice-grip shoe covers. The covers can be purchased in most supermarkets and gas stations around the country.

Cancellation Policy

If a tour is canceled (or changed) 7 days or less before the tour starts, 100% of the total fee will be charged; If a tour is cancelled (or changed) 14 days or less but more than 7 days before the tour, 20% of the total fee will be charged. Any cancellation or change requests should be sent in writing to info@eurtrek.com, refund will be given according to above cancellation policy. Please note that any other fees such as transaction fees or credit card provider handling fees may be applied to your booking when you book directly on our website, which will be covered by the customer. In case you cancel a tour before the free cancellation date of a certain tour, a 3% transaction fee will still be charged.

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