With lesser crowds during winter, the already stunning Icelandic landscape looks even more pristine. Visit Reykjav�k in the offseason and prepare to be overwhelmed by the grandeur of the almost-otherworldly scenery. Head North to experience Iceland�s second largest city Akureryi and explore its arctic surroundings.
Iceland Enchantment Iceland�s astounding natural beauty is always on display. Come explore the hidden secrets and legendary Icelandic landmarks including those featured in the hit TV series Game of Thrones with a thorough tour of the awe-inspiring film locations. During excursions to various film settings, travelers will be captivated with vibrant tales of the from their guide Jon Thor Benediktsson, who served as a guide for the film crew during the third season. Few places can compare to the natural splendor of Iceland with it’s peninsulas and coves and it is truly a destination you must see to believe.
Nature’s Treasures and Northern Lights Escorted Tour Your 4-night adventure will introduce you to the best-known natural treasures that are tucked along the rugged coastline of Snaefellsnes Peninsula, famous for its mystical glacier and ties to the ancient Sagas. Each day brings unique encounters with local traditions such as meeting our Viking horses, and enjoying Viking sushi. Sample freshly caught seafood out at sea and walk among geological wonders of the Golden Circle. At day�s end, relax in the Icelandic countryside for optimal viewing of Northern Lights.
Premium: Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort Winter Escape What better way to see the Northern Lights than to fall asleep under its beauty, all cozied up inside your very own glass igloo? The Kakslauttanen Hotel is an ideal location for viewing the Northern Lights, being located approximately 150 miles above the Arctic Circle, with no light pollution and very few trees blocking your line of vision. Choose from a variety of sightseeing options offered by Kakslauttanen Hotel to make your trip to Finland an unforgettable experience. Hunt for the Lights by adding a husky sleigh ride or safari, a reindeer safari, horse sleigh rides, or visit Santa’s home for a personal holiday touch. During your stay, you will have the comfort of choosing to eat at two restaurants and two bars, experiencing event venues, a gift shop, smoke saunas, and ice swimming. The resort also offers equipment rentals for skis, snowshoes, sleds, and apparel. Visit during the months of late August to late April to experience the beauty of Aurora Borealis.
Hidden Powers and Northern Lights Hunt Winter Escorted Tour Your 5-night adventure will take you on guided tours of a few of the most magical sights in Iceland. See the natural beauty and rugged landscape in Southern Iceland. You�ll discover icebergs, hot springs and volcanoes in Europe�s largest national parks. Experience the hidden powers of the island, the Eyjafjallaj�kull volcano which is covered in ice and sail among the huge icebergs in the Glacial Lagoon. On this vacation, you�ll have enough time to chase after the Northern Lights. And, take a dip in the Blue Lagoon.
Luxury Line: Scandinavian Adventure Treat yourself to a relaxing yet fascinating trip to Scandinavia’s dazzling capital cities. You will be amazed at how very much one can see in just nine days! If you have always dreamt of visiting a Nordic world of scenic waterways, Viking heritage, Norse sagas, royal palaces and incredible architecture, this is the itinerary for you! Contact your travel advisor to book this European vacation today. Want to customize this package? Talk to your travel advisor about what you�d like to change in order to make a vacation that�s perfect for you!
Luxury Line: Iceland Escape Your 5-night, luxury adventure will take you just south of the Arctic Circle to the trendy city of Reykjavik. Enjoy private transfers, luxurious hotel amenities and free time to visit Reykjavik�s cultural attractions. Partake in some well-deserved pampering at the famed Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa whose naturally warm water, blue-green algae, silica mud, and mineral salts will reward you with a day of utter relaxation. A highlight of your trip will be the Golden Circle Tour, which showcases Iceland�s most breathtaking natural scenery.