Amazing Iceland Diaries - Iceland on a Budget

Highlights

  • Hunt the spectacular Northern Lights in Iceland's countryside
  • Tour the Golden circle - Gullfoss waterfall, Geyser hot springs and Pingvellir National Park
  • See the fabulous waterfalls of Iceland
  • Visit the black sand lava beach in Reynisfjara
  • Hike the Sólheimajökull glacier
  • Reykjavik city tour

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Brief Itinerary

Day 1: Keflavik Airport - Reykjavik (No Meals)

Arrival at Keflavik Airport. Transfer to Reykjavik hotel on your own.  Rest of the day at leisure. O/N at Reykjavik.

Day 2: The Golden Circle & Northern Lights (B)

Today tour the sights of the Golden Circle. Start with a stop at a local supermarket in the town of Hveragerði, where you can see and shop some typical Icelandic goodies. Continue to the explosion crater called Kerið. Explore the hot spring area of Geysir. Strokkur, the Great Geysir's little brother, is spouting to a height of about 25 meters and erupts at about 5-7 minute intervals. Drive to the mighty Gullfoss - the Golden Waterfall. Stop at Pingvellir National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the night, you hear about the Northern Lights from your tour guide and go in search of Northern Lights. O/N in South Iceland.

Day 3: Leisure Day & Northern Lights Hunt (B)

Leisure day with time to relax in the hotel's hot tub and enjoy the fresh clean air of Iceland's tranquil countryside. If you prefer to be a bit more active, we offer two optional guided excursions.

Optional Tour 1: SOUTH ICELAND TOUR
Explore the region near the active volcano and glacier Eyjafjallajökull. Visit the high but narrow Seljalandsfoss waterfall and Skógafoss waterfall. Stroll on the black lava beach to see the amazing bird cliffs at Reynisfjara near Vík.

Optional Tour 2: SOUTH ICELAND TOUR WITH GLACIER HIKE
Explore the region near the active volcano and glacier Eyjafjallajökull. Visit the high but narrow Seljalandsfoss waterfall and Skógafoss waterfall. Head to the Sólheimajökull glacier for the glacier hike.

Tonight you can enjoy a movie presentation about Northern Lights as a part of the Northern Lights educational program and chase the Northern Lights. O/N at South Iceland.

Day 4: Reykjavik City Tour & Optional Blue Lagoon (B)

Today, we return to Reykjavík and see the sights of Iceland’s capital. See the charming city center, the Parliament, the harbor and Hallgrímskirkja Church. Pass the Harpa concert hall and visit the Pearl. The afternoon is free at leisure, to explore Iceland's capital on your own, or do a bit of shopping before going home. 

Optional Tour 3: BLUE LAGOON
Afternoon bus transfer & entrance fee. Stay at the Blue Lagoon for 2.5 hours. O/N at Reykjavik.

Day 5: Reykjavik - Keflavik Airport (B)

Depart from Reykjavik hotel to Keflavik Airport on your own.

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Inclusions

  • 4-nights’ accommodation in 3-star hotels including breakfast
  • 8-hour Golden Circle tour with an English speaking guide or driver-guide on day 2
  • 2-hour Reykjavík city tour with an English speaking guide or driver-guide on day 4
  • Guided transfers Reykjavík-Hotel Borealis-Reykjavík
  • Two evenings of Northern Lights look out in the countryside
  • Admission to Kerið volcano crater
  • Northern Lights educational material
  • Use of winter & Northern Lights Explorer equipment: simple non-slip snow & ice grippers spikes for shoes and a flashlight that is helpful when walking in the dark and operating your photo camera at night

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Exclusions

  • Airfare
  • Visa and Travel Insurance
  • GST @ 5%
  • Optional Tours
    • South Iceland Tour
    • South Iceland Tour with Glacier Hike
    • Blue Lagoon Visit
  • Any kind of personal expenses & beverages
  • Meals not mentioned in above 
  • Any extras, sites, items, services not indicated on above
  • Cost incurred due to mishaps, strikes, political unrest, etc
  • Anything that is not mentioned in the inclusions section

Nature Fees: There is a possibility that some of the nature attractions around Iceland might charge an entrance fee during the trip. These entrance fees are not included in the tour price and need to be paid by all tour members additionally on the spot, when entering any of these nature sites. Locations, amount of entrance fee, form of payment and other details are not known at the present time and are subject to change.

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Price

Cost per person on Twin/Double

Rs. 45,999*

Cost per person in Single

Rs. 64,899*

 

Note: For more details or get a customized quote, Call: 9769010217 / Email: info@amazingvacations.in and get in touch with our Tour Consultant

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General Notes

  • Cost is based on minimum 1 Adult travelling on single occupancy or 2 Adults travelling on twin share
  • The ROE considered 1 EUR = INR 81; the payment will be collected based on the ROE of the day of payment
  • A Schengen Visa is issued to travel to Iceland which also gives access to all other Schengen countries. In India, the Embassy of Denmark in New Delhi handles visa applications for Iceland
  •  If your flight is via UK, then you will also require a transit UK visa
  • All taxes and charges are quoted as on today. Any increase in fuel/hotel/other expenses due to any unforeseen circumstances, will have to be borne by the passengers
  • Itineraries may be subject to change at short notice during severe weather conditions and certain outdoor activities/day trips may be cancelled during the winter season in Iceland. In these rare cases, where situations of force majeure apply, excursions/activities cannot be refunded but the local guides will try their best to find reasonable alternatives where and whenever possible
  • Your passport should be valid for minimum 6 months from the date of travel
  • This is just an offer and subject to availability upon receiving your request 
  • Above rate is subject to change as per availability
  • Neither rooms nor seats are blocked

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