Holiday Flavors of the South
From $1752* Per Person
Self Drive 6 Days/5 nights
Dates: June 15 - September 30, 2017. TBA 2018
South Iceland has many flavors of culture, nature, history and cuisine. Enjoy the cozy accommodations along with holiday traditions at a countryside hotel in South Iceland and take the time to explore your surroundings at leisure. This self drive package is perfect for a quick holiday get away this December!
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Dates: June - September, 2017. TBA for 2018
Day 1: Arrive Iceland - South Iceland and the Golden Circle
Visit the charming villages of Eyrarbakki and Stokkseyri where you can walk along the beach, admire the old timber houses and perhaps enjoy a lobster meal. Option today to visit horse farm near Hveragerdi town for a short riding tour on the unique Icelandic horse. Continue to Pingvellir National Park, a place of historical and geological interest, followed by a visit to the Geysir hot spring area and beautiful Gullfoss Waterfall.
Dinner and accommodation in the Gullfoss/Geysir area.
Day 2: South Coast
Travel along Iceland's South Coast viewing the magnificent waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss along the way. Visit the interesting folk museum at Skogar. Walk along the stunning black volcanic beach by Cape Dyrholaey.
Dinner and accommodation in the Kirkjubaejarklaustur area.
Day 3: Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon
Enter the vast Vatnajokull National Park, home to the largest glacier in Europe, Vatnajokull. Visit Skaftafell nature resort, a beautiful area with many opportunities for scenic walks and hikes. Marvel at the floating icebergs at Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon (boat trips available April-October).
Dinner and accommodation in the Hofn area
Day 4: Explore on own, or optional Glacier walk / Westman Islands
Optional excursion today: Experience being on a glacier! Go for an easy 2-hour walk on crampons on Svinafellsjokull glacial tongue in Skaftafell, Vatnajökull National Park (booked in advance, available May-September).
Or, take an optional excursion to the Westman Islands. Take the ferry from Landeyjahofn harbor and go on a day tour to the beautiful and historic Westman Islands (Vestmannaeyjar).
Dinner and accommodation in the Skogar area.
Day 5: The Blue Lagoon and Reykjavik
Possibility to soak in the healing waters of the spectacular Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa. Or, drive directly into downtown Reykjavik and enjoy the cultural attractions and lively cafe and restaurant scene in Iceland's friendly capital city.
Accommodation in Reykjavik.
Day 6: Depart Iceland
Transfer to the Keflavik airport.
Or, extend your trip! Please inquire.
Your Trip Includes the Following:
- Accommodation for 1 night in comfort room with breakfast in a hotel in Reykjavik
- Accommodation for 4 nights in comfort room with breakfast in the countryside
- Rental car for 5 days, with unlimited mileage and CDW insurance
- Pick up/Drop off fee for the rental car
- Use of GPS satellite navigation
- 4 dinners made from local ingredients
- Good road map and suggested itinerary in English
- 24/7 emergency phone line service
- Taxes and service fee
Single Supplement from: $807, August 20 - September 30, 2017
$961, June 15 - August 19, 2017
August 20 - September 30, 2017, per person double $1752
June 15 - August 20, per person double $1974
NOTE: It is easy to upgrade to a larger SUV or add optional excursions to your package (Blue Lagoon, Horseback riding, Westman Islands). If interested, please inquire.
This package is priced LAND ONLY. If you need assistance with booking your airfare, let us know and we will be happy to help you.